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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 479 new and published books in the subject of Social Work — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Why Won't My Teenager Talk to Me?

    By John Coleman

    "It’s easier to be a brain surgeon than a really good parent!" No one finds it easy to be a parent of a teenager. How strict or easy-going should you be? What is the best way to support a teenager who is pushing you away? What do you do if homework is being ignored, or if a young person is up half...

    Published April 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Chapters 1-7: The Practice of Generalist Social Work, Third Edition

    By Julie Birkenmaier, Marla Berg-Weger, Martha P. Dewees

    Series: New Directions in Social Work

    This text for generalist practice courses is also available with a treasure trove of related materials for use in a two or three-course practice sequence. The text helps translate the guiding theoretical perspectives of social justice, human rights, and critical social construction into purposeful...

    Published December 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  3. Chapters 8-13: The Practice of Generalist Social Work, Third Edition

    By Julie Birkenmaier, Marla Berg-Weger, Martha P. Dewees

    Series: New Directions in Social Work

    This text for generalist practice courses is also available with a treasure trove of related materials for use in a two or three-course practice sequence. The text helps translate the guiding theoretical perspectives of social justice, human rights, and critical social construction into purposeful...

    Published December 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  4. Chapters 1-5: The Practice of Generalist Social Work, Third Edition

    By Julie Birkenmaier, Marla Berg-Weger, Martha P. Dewees

    Series: New Directions in Social Work

    This text for generalist practice courses is also available with a treasure trove of related materials for use in a two or three-course practice sequence. The text helps translate the guiding theoretical perspectives of social justice, human rights, and critical social construction into purposeful...

    Published December 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  5. Chapters 6-9: The Practice of Generalist Social Work, Third Edition

    By Julie Birkenmaier, Marla Berg-Weger, Martha P. Dewees

    Series: New Directions in Social Work

    This text for generalist practice courses is also available with a treasure trove of related materials for use in a two or three-course practice sequence. The text helps translate the guiding theoretical perspectives of social justice, human rights, and critical social construction into purposeful...

    Published December 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  6. Chapters 10-13: The Practice of Generalist Social Work, Third Edition

    By Julie Birkenmaier, Marla Berg-Weger, Martha P. Dewees

    Series: New Directions in Social Work

    This text for generalist practice courses is also available with a treasure trove of related materials for use in a two or three-course practice sequence. The text helps translate the guiding theoretical perspectives of social justice, human rights, and critical social construction into purposeful...

    Published December 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  7. Health Care Policy and Practice

    A Biopsychosocial Perspective, 4th Edition

    By Cynthia Moniz, Stephen Gorin

    In Health Care Policy and Practice: A Biopsychosocial Perspective, Moniz and Gorin have updated their text to incorporate health care reform. The authors have also restructured the book to guide students through the development of the American health care system: what it is, what the policies are,...

    Published December 15th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Social Work, the Media and Public Relations (Routledge Revivals)

    Edited by Bob Franklin, Nigel Parton

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Over the past few decades, relationships between social workers and the media have become increasingly challenging. Social workers feel aggrieved by media reporting of their profession and believe that journalists lack sufficient knowledge and experience of the social services to report matters...

    Published December 3rd 2013 by Focal Press

  9. The Paradigm of International Social Development

    Ideologies, Development Systems and Policy Approaches

    By Murli Desai

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development and Society

    This book takes a historical approach to analyse ideologies, policy approaches and development systems that have constructed the paradigm of international social development. It aims to review the social construction of "development" by tracing the historical dynamics of the modern ideologies and...

    Published October 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  10. Clinician's Guide to the Assessment Checklist Series

    Specialized mental health measures for children in care

    By Michael Tarren-Sweeney

    The Assessment Checklist series, created by Michael Tarren-Sweeney, provides the world’s first standardised caregiver-report measures of a range of attachment- and trauma-related mental health difficulties experienced amongst children growing up in foster, adoptive, kinship and residential care....

    Published October 8th 2013 by Routledge