Essential Theory for Social Work Practice by Chris Beckett,Nigel Horner

By Chris Beckett,Nigel Horner

concentrating on what scholars really want to understand, this ebook breaks down the entire key social paintings concept coated throughout a scholars' education, demystifying advanced recommendations by means of demonstrating their software to real-life perform. a number of case reviews spotlight utilized concept in numerous perform settings and throughout matters and demanding situations that scholars may well face, whereas self-assessment routines, perform notes, concise bankruptcy summaries and dialogue issues support to consolidate their understanding.

New chapters deliver the booklet correct brand new and comprise Relationship-based paintings, the significance of Language, Political views and Environmental Intervention.

Written by way of well-established and specialist authors, this can be the 'must-have' thought textual content for all social paintings students.

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Social Work and Social Welfare: An Invitation (New by Marla Berg-Weger

By Marla Berg-Weger

Social paintings and Social Welfare: An Invitation is a best-selling textual content and web site for advent to social paintings classes. It presents scholars with the data, talents, and values which are crucial for operating with contributors, households, teams, agencies, groups, and public coverage in a number of perform settings.

The re-creation calls scholars to develop into engaged in a few of society’s so much not easy concerns via various case experiences and an emphasis on international matters. scholars will learn debts of real-world social paintings, reminiscent of in bankruptcy eight the place 13 social staff percentage their reviews in twelve assorted perform settings, together with healthiness and psychological overall healthiness, felony justice, institution, public overall healthiness, and rural settings. Social staff describe operating with little ones and households, immigrants and refugees, army veterans and households, older adults, folks with addictions, and people with disabilities. This variation additionally comprises new profiles of social employees and one older grownup that depict person trips, modern perform components, and challenges.?

The fourth variation of Social paintings and Social Welfare is in complete colour, with extra visuals and photographs all through. As with earlier versions, this ebook is an updated profile of the realm during which today’s social staff perform, with present demographic, statistical, legislative, coverage, and learn info; and delicate discussions of up to date moral matters. The textual content contains routines from six interactive situations, together with the hot case, Brickville. stopover at for the precise instances and spouse fabrics that educate scholars approximately social paintings via practice.

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Restorative Justice Dialogue: An Essential Guide for by Mark, Dr., PhD Umbreit,Marilyn Peterson, Dr., PhD Armour

By Mark, Dr., PhD Umbreit,Marilyn Peterson, Dr., PhD Armour

"Although Restorative Justice discussion isn't an extended textual content, it truly is a magnificent fulfillment. each one bankruptcy is wealthy in content material, as Umbreit and Armour combination conception, perform, empirical study, and case experiences to debate various themes from particular versions of restorative justice to the position of facilitators in restorative justice dialogue."


"Restorative Justice Dialogue provides a radical and finished rationalization and evaluation of the present nation of restorative justice within the world."

--Journal of Social paintings Values and Ethics

"[A]n evidence-based description of the historical past, practices, and way forward for restorative discussion that's trained through the values and ideas of legislation, social paintings, and spirituality. this can be a powerful achievement."

--Daniel W. Van NessPrison Fellowship overseas, Washington, DC

"I understand of no different e-book that gives this type of entire assessment of a few of the and rising restorative practices and the exceptional progress of this flow worldwide."

--David Karp, PhDSkidmore College

"The mix of 2 impressive and widely known restorative justice researchers, practitioners, and authors has produced a textual content that's destined to be an enormous resource."

--Katherine Van Wormer, PhDUniversity of Northern Iowa

This e-book presents a finished starting place for knowing restorative justice and its software around the world to various social concerns. sponsored by way of stories of empirical learn and case examples, the authors describe the middle restorative justice practices, together with victim-offender mediation, relations staff conferencing, and peacemaking circles, in addition to cultural concerns, rising adaptations in a large choice of settings, and the an important function of the facilitator. jointly, authors Umbreit and Armour deliver the newest empirical examine and scientific knowledge to these invested within the examine and perform of restorative justice.

Key topics:

  • Spiritual elements of restorative justice
  • Victim-offender mediation
  • Family crew conferencing
  • Peacemaking circles
  • Victim-offender discussion in crimes of serious violence
  • Dimensions of tradition in restorative justice
  • Humanistic mediation
  • Application to household violence, larger schooling, and incarceration

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Ending Human Trafficking and Modern-Day Slavery: Freedom's by Annalisa V. Enrile

By Annalisa V. Enrile

Bringing jointly conceptual, perform, and advocacy knowledge, finishing Human Trafficking and modern day Slavery: Freedom's Journey by means of Annalisa Enrile explores the complexities of human trafficking and modern day slavery via a world perspective. This finished, multidisciplinary textual content features a dialogue of the basis factors and structural matters that proceed to plague society, in addition to real-life case reviews and vignettes, the phrases of human trafficking survivors, and insights from first responders and anti-trafficking advocates. each one bankruptcy encompasses a “call to motion” to motivate readers to enforce a number of suggestions designed to disrupt, remove, or mitigate human trafficking and modern day slavery.

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Arts martiaux, sports de combat et interventions by Jacques Hébert

By Jacques Hébert

Confiance, estime et maîtrise de soi : voilà ce que peuvent inculquer les arts martiaux et les activities de strive against lorsqu’enseignés dans une viewpoint psychosociale. Ce livre contient des récits de pratique témoignant de leur utilisation dans différents milieux et auprès de diverses populations avec ou sans difficulté.

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Kindertageseinrichtungen zwischen pädagogischer Ordnung und by Petra Jung

By Petra Jung

Die bildungspolitische Debatte setzt auf die Qualität von Kindertageseinrichtungen. Diese Studie greift das - mit Bernfeld gesprochen - instituetische challenge auf, wie der Kindergarten als enterprise erzieht. Sie zielt daher auf das Geschehen. Im Zuge des ethnografischen Projektes, das eine Organisationsreform von Kindergärten begleitete, wurde dies in den Ordnungen aufgesucht, welche die Akteure in der Strukturierung ihrer Begegnungen hervorbringen. In welchem Verhältnis stehen etwa die pädagogische Ordnung des Kindergartens und die Ordnungen der Kinder zueinander? Die erfahrungswissenschaftliche Frage, wie der Kindergarten erzieht, wird additionally gleichsam aus einer forschenden Teilnehmerperspektive aufgegriffen und in den Praktiken und Routinen der Akteure als Logik des pädagogischen Feldes untersucht. Die Befunde zeigen, wie der Wandel generationaler Ordnungen im Zuge von Verbesserungspraktiken von Kindern und Erwachsenen perspektivisch hervorgebracht wird.

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Working with Men in Health and Social Care by Brid Featherstone,Mark Rivett,Jonathan Scourfield

By Brid Featherstone,Mark Rivett,Jonathan Scourfield

'Working with males in overall healthiness and Social Care is a really welcome contribution to the inventory of books on males and masculinities. it really is specially helpful for these drawn to direct perform and coverage purposes within the fields of welfare, and should you paintings with the issues males create, the issues males event, and their interconnections' - Jeff Hearn, co-editor Men and Masculinities, collage of Huddersfield and Linköping University

Working with males in wellbeing and fitness and Social Care

is a crucial and well timed e-book that introduces the complicated matters and debates fascinated by operating with males in more than a few expert settings. The authors find educational and renowned discourse on masculinities in the particular context of overall healthiness and social care settings, significantly analysing the speculation and coverage that underpin and tell perform, and consistently linking theoretical frameworks to 'real-life' perform examples.

Section 1 contextualises the subject with a dialogue of gender thought, social coverage and the occupational tradition of proper businesses

Section 2 presents a precis of perform versions, studying perform with males as participants, in addition to in teams, households and communities

Section 3 is organised in line with particular teams of carrier clients and comprises chapters on fathers, abusive males, actual and psychological overall healthiness, boys, and older males

This thought-provoking and topical booklet can be crucial analyzing for college kids and lecturers in social paintings, health and wellbeing care, probation, counselling, and allied disciplines, and for these dealing with the truth of operating with males of their daily practice.

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Familiale Verbundenheit und Gerechtigkeit: Fehlende by Anne-Christin Kunstmann

By Anne-Christin Kunstmann

Eine examine des Diskurses

This ebook bargains a brand new method of mapping populations, infrastructures and groups in danger, utilizing distant sensing, GIS and census information to higher clutch flood vulnerability in megacities of constructing international locations. contains a case research of Dhaka, Bangladesh.

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Leistungsmilieus und Bildungszugang: Zum Zusammenhang von by Frauke Choi

By Frauke Choi

Befunde über schichtspezifische Differenzen in der Bildungsbeteiligung und im Leistungsvermögen von Schülerinnen und Schülern haben in Deutschland eine lange culture. Aber auf welche Weise wirken sich ungleiche Lebensbedingungen von einer iteration zur anderen auf den Erwerb von Handlungskompetenzen und den Bildungserfolg aus? Zur Beantwortung dieser Frage werden in diesem Buch zunächst die Bemühungen der sozialstrukturellen Sozialisationsforschung diskutiert. Im Zentrum der empirischen Analysen steht dann in Anknüpfung an Modelle der Milieuforschung die Frage nach der empirischen Existenz und der Charakterisierung von ‚Leistungsmilieus’. Diese sollen als verbindendes point zwischen ‚objektiven’ Lebensbedingungen und deren ‚subjektiven’ Verarbeitung die Auswirkungen von sozialer Ungleichheit auf den Verbleib im Bildungssystem näher aufschlüsseln.

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