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  1. Evaluation Practice

    How To Do Good Evaluation Research In Work Settings

    By Elizabeth DePoy, Stephen French Gilson

    Professional accountability has become central to both public and private sectors. Governments have emphasized and even developed empirical models, logic modeling, and evidence-based practice in the programs they support, and not-for-profit, for-profit and NGO entities increasingly rely on...

    Published December 26th 2007 by Routledge

  2. The Systematic Mistreatment of Children in the Foster Care System

    Through the Cracks

    By Lois Weinberg

    The Systematic Mistreatment of Children in the Foster Care System tells the stories of 10 children in the foster care system from diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds and the efforts by advocates to find them permanent places to live, appropriate schooling, and other essentials they need to...

    Published November 1st 2007 by Routledge

  3. Mental Health Care in the African-American Community

    Edited by Sadye Logan, Ramona Denby, Priscilla A Gibson

    Over the course of an African American’s lifetime, mental health care needs change according to an individual’s unique interactions with his or her environment. Mental Health Care in the African-American Community uses this perspective to provide a deeper analysis of factors and issues affecting...

    Published October 25th 2007 by Routledge

  4. Going Local

    Working in Communities and Neighbourhoods

    By John Pierson

    Series: The Social Work Skills Series

    Going Local explains how social work students and practitioners can develop approaches to neighbourhood work, to engage communities and neighbourhoods more purposefully and to work with citizens and other mainstream and community service providers to build the capacity of neighbourhoods to tackle...

    Published August 30th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Inviting Change Through and Invitational Intervention (tent.)

    A Step-By-Step Guide for Getting a Loved One into Addiction Therapy

    First published in 2007. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 11th 2007 by Routledge

  6. The Family and Individual Development

    By D. W. Winnicott

    Series: Routledge Classics

    The Family and Individual Development represents a decade of writing from a thinker who was at the peak of his powers as perhaps the leading post-war figure in developmental psychiatry. In these pages, Winnicott chronicles the complex inner lives of human beings, from the first encounter between...

    Published September 4th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Cutting-Edge Social Policy Research

    Edited by Richard Hoefer

    Apply knowledge from the latest research to urgent social problems and programsCutting-Edge Social Policy Research is a careful selection of the finest papers from the 2004 Social Policy Conference held in Charleston, South Carolina. These presentations from respected experts spotlight the latest...

    Published May 22nd 2006 by Routledge

  8. The Promise of Welfare Reform

    Political Rhetoric and the Reality of Poverty in the Twenty-First Century

    By Elizabeth Segal

    Find out how—and why—legislation has made economic rights more important than human rightsSince 1996, politicians and public officials in the United States have celebrated the “success” of welfare reform legislation despite little, if any, evidence to support their claims....

    Published May 3rd 2006 by Routledge

  9. Homelessness in Rural America

    Policy and Practice

    By John A. Pardeck, Paul A Rollinson

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 25th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Getting to Know Me

    By John Taylor

    The lessons in Getting to Know Me aim to foster positive attitudes towards self and others. The book contains worksheets, games, cards and study grids to assist teachers in their day-to-day work in the classroom. All worksheets come with teachers notes suggesting ways of presenting the lessons, and...

    Published February 28th 2006 by Routledge