By Marie Weil,Michael S. Reisch,Mary L. Ohmer
The moment variation of The guide of neighborhood perform is accelerated and up to date with a tremendous international concentration and serves as a finished guidebook of neighborhood perform grounded in social justice and human rights. It makes use of group and perform theories and encompasses group improvement, organizing, making plans, social swap, coverage perform, software improvement, provider coordination, organizational cultural competency, and community-based learn when it comes to international poverty and neighborhood empowerment. this is often additionally the 1st neighborhood perform textual content to supply mixed and in-depth therapy of globalization and overseas improvement perform issues—including affects on groups within the usa and on foreign improvement paintings. The instruction manual is grounded in participatory and empowerment practices, together with social swap, social and monetary improvement, feminist perform, community-collaborative, and engagement in varied groups. It makes use of the social improvement viewpoint and employs analyses of continual poverty, asset improvement, coverage perform, and group learn ways in addition to supplying thoughts for advocacy and social and legislative action.
The guide comprises 40 chapters which problem readers to check and determine perform, conception, and study tools. because it expands on versions and techniques, delineates rising matters, and connects coverage and perform, the ebook offers imaginative and prescient and methods for neighborhood to international group perform within the coming decades.
The guide will proceed to face because the valuable textual content and reference for accomplished neighborhood perform, and should be priceless for years yet to come because it emphasizes path for confident swap, new advancements in group techniques, and focuses realization on globalization, human rights, and social justice. it is going to remain used as a middle textual content for a number of classes inside of courses, can have long-term program for college students of group perform, and should offer practitioners with new grounding for improvement, making plans, organizing, and empowerment and social switch paintings.
Read Online or Download The Handbook of Community Practice PDF
Best social work books
Mit dem Konzept des 'Engaging' wird ein Verständnis von klientenzentrierter Beratung entwickelt und methodisch gestützt, das es ermöglicht, den Beratungsansatz speziell im Arbeits- und Problemfeld der Sozialen Arbeit einzusetzen. An die theoretische Erläuterung des Konzepts schließt sich ein Lehr- und Übungsteil an, der in einem ersten Schritt die Aneignung allgemeiner Grundlagen der klientenzentrierten Gesprächsführung unterstützt.
One of the nice figures of revolutionary period reform, Edith and style Abbott are might be the least sung. friends, partners, and coworkers of mythical figures comparable to Jane Addams and Sophonisba Breckinridge, the Abbott sisters have been approximately omnipresent in turn-of-the-century struggles to enhance the lives of the negative and the working-class those who fed the economic engines and crowded into diversified urban neighborhoods.
The lives of 7 teenagers presents the point of interest for this penetrating investigate the stories that form character. As they emerge from the files gathered over a twenty-year interval by means of the college of Toronto's Institute of kid learn, they display the issues and frustrations met with within the technique of becoming up and aspect to the powerful impacts which kin relationships have on psychological and emotional improvement.
In lots of areas of the area the twenty-first century has all started with a constitution of unending demanding situations for social paintings. Social paintings appears to be like renowned virtually all over the place, from aid schemes for kids and youth into maturity and directly to aid for aged humans, in group paintings in towns and rural areas, in catastrophe reduction and in deal with refugees.
- Zwischen sozialer Verantwortung und ökonomischer Vernunft: Unternehmensethische Impulse für die Sozialwirtschaft (Management - Bildung - Ethik (abgeschlossen)) (German Edition)
- Heilpädagogik: Heilpädagogische Handlungskonzepte in der Praxis (German Edition)
- Key Concepts in Mental Health (SAGE Key Concepts series)
- Sozialarbeit in Europa: Fachliche Dialoge und transnationale Entwicklungen (German Edition)
- 1964 - 2004: Vierzig Jahre Kinder- und Jugendarbeit in Deutschland: Aufbruch, Aufstieg und neue Ungewissheit (German Edition)
- Soziale Arbeit in der Transformation des Sozialen: Eine Ortsbestimmung (Transformation des Sozialen – Transformation Sozialer Arbeit) (German Edition)
Additional info for The Handbook of Community Practice
The Handbook of Community Practice by Marie Weil,Michael S. Reisch,Mary L. Ohmer