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Society for Social Work and Research Conference (SSWR) 2014

Join Routledge at SSWR in San Antonio, TX, USA, from January 15-19, 2014. Visit our stand (# 405 / 406) to browse our latest books and receive 20% off all titles on display and free shipping on all orders!

The SSWR Annual Conference offers a scientific program that reflects a broad range of research interests, from workshops on the latest quantitative and qualitative research methodologies to symposia featuring studies in child welfare, aging, mental health, welfare reform, substance abuse, and HIV/AIDS. Find out more...

Grand Hyatt San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, USA


Featured Books at this Event

  1. Research for Effective Social Work Practice

    3rd Edition

    By Judy L. Krysik, Jerry Finn

    Series: New Directions in Social Work

    Very often research texts for social work students are dry, boring, and hard for students to relate to. Not this book. Nor do authors Judy L. Krysik and Jerry Finn shy away from teaching research skills that are actually interesting and useful to students interested in real-life social work...

    Published February 11th 2013 by Routledge

  2. The Practice of Generalist Social Work

    3rd Edition

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

    Series: New Directions in Social Work

    The new edition of The Practice of Generalist Social Work teaches and helps students apply the skills for micro, macro, and mezzo practice. The third edition contains over 80 pages of new content, including many skill-based guides to subjects such as cognitive behavioral therapy and motivational...

    Published December 17th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Social Work and Social Welfare

    An Invitation, 3rd Edition

    By Marla Berg-Weger

    Series: New Directions in Social Work

    Social Work and Social Welfare: An Invitation is a nationally recognized, best-selling text and unique website for US Introductory Social Work and Social Welfare courses. It provides students with the knowledge, skills, and values that are essential for working with individuals, families, groups,...

    Published December 19th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Human Behavior in the Social Environment

    3rd Edition

    By Anissa Rogers

    Series: New Directions in Social Work

    This bestseller is ideal for use in either one-semester or year-long generalist human behavior courses. Why? Because the text is concise and easily used in a one-semester course. But the text also comes with a companion set of readings and five unique cases that encourage your students to "...

    Published February 11th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Governance, Development, and Social Work

    Edited by Chathapuram S. Ramanathan, Subhabrata Dutta

    Series: Routledge Studies in Development and Society

    This book explores how many issues related to development and governance –including migration, disaster management, environmental justice, peace and security, sustainability, public-private partnerships, and terrorism – impact the practice of social work. It takes a global, comparative...

    Published September 17th 2013 by Routledge