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Social work in the 21st century

Author: Michael Reisch; Eileen Gambrill
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Pine Forge Press, 1997.
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This collection of original essays from leaders in the profession comments on the current state of social work in the United States, and how it ought to change, in light of social change in the US  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Reisch; Eileen Gambrill
ISBN: 080399091X 9780803990913
OCLC Number: 806253596
Description: XVI, 431 p. ; 24 cm
Contents: PART ONE: THE EXTERNAL ENVIRONMENTDemographic Changes and Their Implications - Martha N OzawaThe Future Economic Landscape - Nancy RoseThe Political Context of Social Work - Michael ReischSocial Work in International Context - James Midgley Challenges and OpportunitesPoverty and Postmodernity - Mark J SternThe Impact and Implications of Multiculturalism - John F LongresNonprofit Organizations, Social Policy and Public Welfare - Eleanor L BrilliantPART TWO: POLICY AND PRACTICEA. POLICY ISSUESThe Future of Child Welfare - Duncan Lindsey and Julia R HenlyJuvenile Justice - Ira M Schwartz Back to the Future, or Will We Learn from the Past?Social Work and the Health Care - Stephen Gorin and Cynthia MonizMental Health Services - Tomi GomorySocial Work and the Workplace - Lawrence S RootFamily Violence - Bonnie Yegidis Implications for Social Work PracticeThe Financial Gerontology Birthdays of 1995-1996 - Neal E Cutler Social Security at 60 and the 'Baby' Boom at 50Lessons from International Social Work - Nazneen S Mayadas and Doreen Elliott Policies and PracticesB: PRACTICE ISSUESProspects for Prevention - Steven P SchinkeProspects for Community Organization - Stanley Wenocur and Steven SoiferA Social-Health Model - Jane Isaacs Lowe A Paradigm for Social Work in Health CareOpportunities for Social Workers in the Law - Mary Ann Mason The Jury Is OutOccupational Social Work Practice - Beth LewisSocial Work Practice with Marginalized Populations - Nancy Cook Von BretzelMulticultural Community Organizing - Lorraine GutierrezSchool-Community Collaboratives - Stephanie Hochman The Missing LinksRecognizing the Role of Religious Congregations and Denominations in Social Work Provision - Ram A CnaanSocial Workers as Advocates for Elders - Iris Carlton-LaNeyPART THREE: THEORIES, KNOWLEDGE, VALUES AND THE SOCIAL WORK PROFESSIONA. THEORIES, KNOWLEDGE AND VALUESSocial Work and Psychiatry - Jerome C Wakefield Toward a Conceptually Based PartnershipSocial Work and Philosophy - Tomi GomorySocial Work Education - Eileen Gambrill Current Concerns and Possible FuturesIntegrating Research and Practice - Bruce A Thyer, Alicia Isaac and Rufus LarkinEthical Issues for Social Work Practice - Frederic G ReamerEthics and Administrative Practice - Burton Gummer The Politics of Values and the Value of PoliticsB. THE SOCIAL WORK PROFESSIONSocial Work and Social Responsibility - James LeibyThe End of Social Work - David StoeszThe Future of the Social Work Profession - Paula Allen-Meares and Yosikazu DeRoosInternational Social Work at the Millennium - Rosemary SarriThe Profession of Social Work - David M Austin In the Second Century
Responsibility: [edited by] Michael Reisch, Eileen Gambrill.


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