By Shashi Tharoor
By Shashi Tharoor
By Sanford F. Schram
Praxis for the Poor places the connection of politics to scholarship entrance and middle via an exam of the paintings of Frances Fox Piven and Richard Cloward. Piven and Cloward proved that social technology may well tell social-policy politics in ways in which helped energize a circulate. Praxis for the Poor deals a severe mirrored image on their paintings and builds upon it, demonstrating how a extra politically-engaged scholarship can give a contribution to the fight for social justice.
Necessary studying for political scientists, sociologists, social staff, social welfare activists, policy-makers, and a person curious about the plight of the terrible and oppressed, Praxis for the Poor indicates how social technological know-how can play a job in development a greater destiny for social welfare.
By Maureen O'Loughlin,Steve O'Loughlin
'An first-class advent to social paintings with childrens and households. It hyperlinks perform with laws and highlights appropriate examine findings'. - Mr Dan Burrows,Cardiff tuition of well-being Sciences, Cardiff Metropolitan University
Working with little ones and households is without doubt one of the such a lot hard, expert, yet eventually profitable, parts of social paintings perform. Social staff have to be capable of paintings with a various staff of kids and their households: from infants to young ones, unmarried mom and dad to two-parent families and multi-carer households, in addition to with a various team of execs, resembling the police, colleges, hospitals, well-being centres and numerous neighborhood agencies. they should be capable of comprehend the law, coverage and laws that surrounds social paintings with youngsters and households, whereas consistently constructing their own skills. Such abilities contain verbal exchange, instruction and making plans, intervention, reputation, identity and evaluation of vital damage, recording and document writing, handling oneself and the paintings, challenge fixing, learn and research and choice making. This absolutely revised re-creation goals to lead you thru all of those components and extra.
There are chapters on safeguarding, alternative deal with young children, relations help for kids and families, life tale paintings and direct paintings with children.
By Lutz Wende,Sabine Depew,Claudia Elschenbroich
By Gary L. Albrecht
The Encyclopedia of Disability is a must have reference for all educational libraries, huge public libraries, and any social technology, clinical, criminal, or governmental reference collections. Non-governmental businesses, charitable foundations, and legislation corporations also will are looking to upload this set to their collections.
By Jeffrey Ashe,Kyla Jagger Neilan,Frances Moore Lappé
In discount rates teams, contributors keep what they could in a communal pot and personal loan their turning out to be fund to one another for his or her temporary wishes. Jeffrey Ashe and Kyla Neilan illustrate how those discounts teams shape and serve as and the way little “outside” help is de facto required for his or her good fortune. Drawing on many years of Ashe’s own adventure, this booklet describes how he constructed Saving for swap, which leveraged the knowledge and energy of workforce individuals to coach and determine new teams. This version has impacted the lives of 680,000 humans throughout 5 countries.
Savings teams are a “catalytic innovation” that bypasses subsidies, dependency, and excessive expenditures whereas successfully lowering power starvation, development resources, and empowering the neighborhood. at the present time, saving teams have nine million individuals round the globe—with minimum aid, club may perhaps develop to 10 instances this number.
By Gail Evans
Discover the sensible abilities for aiding others.
Whether you're contemplating changing into a counsellor, need to supply a few kind of counselling as a part of your activity, or are easily attracted to speaking good, Counselling talents For Dummies offers the ideal advent to the sensible fundamentals of counselling. beginning with a radical advisor to the traits, wisdom and abilities had to develop into a ‘listening helper’, the ebook is going directly to offer a framework for a counselling consultation, assisting you to effectively deal with a very likely daunting process.
Counselling abilities For Dummies, second Edition:
By Martha Banks,Ellyn Kaschak
By A. Jafar
By Edmundo Murrugarra,Jennica Larrison,Marcin Sasin