Books in category Social Science – Human Services

  • Backstage in a Bureaucracy

    Backstage in a Bureaucracy

    Backstage in a Bureaucracy provides a first-hand day-to-day look at running a large bureaucracy.

  • Responding to Domestic Violence

    Responding to Domestic Violence
    Eve S Buzawa, Carl G Buzawa, Evan Stark

    Rev. ed. of: Domestic violence. 3rd ed. c2003.

  • Health Inequities in Canada

    Health Inequities in Canada
    Olena Hankivsky

    This volume brings together activists, scholars, and community-based researchers to apply interpretations of intersectionality to health and organizational governance cases.

  • Patchworks of Purpose

    Patchworks of Purpose
    Gerard William Boychuk

    Patchworks of Purpose is an important book for students of social assistance and social policy as well as for scholars interested in Canadian public policy, Canadian federalism, and Canadian politics in general.

  • The Blobs Training Manual

    The Blobs Training Manual
    Pip Wilson

    Ideal for anyone new to the Blobs resources, this manual will also provide background information and additional ideas for those familiar with this engaging series.

  • A Brief Primer of Helping Skills

    A Brief Primer of Helping Skills
    Jeffrey A. Kottler

    Provides personal applications: This book helps students enrich their lives while learning how to be more helpful to others.

  • Social Construction and Social Work Practice

    Social Construction and Social Work Practice
    Stanley Witkin

    This book responds with rich, illustrative descriptions of how social constructionist thinking has inspired practice approaches, illuminating the diversity and creative potential of practices that draw on social constructionist ideas.

  • The Trainee Handbook

    The Trainee Handbook
    Robert Bor, Mary Watts

    Along the way, it addresses and allays the concerns which are common to all students. Now in its fourth edition, the book has been fully updated to take account of the significant changes in the therapy professions in recent years.

  • The McDonaldization of Social Work

    The McDonaldization of Social Work
    Donna Dustin

    Based upon George Ritzer's McDonaldization of Society thesis and incorporating aspects of social theory, this book examines the introduction of care management to social work practice.

  • Recent Developments in Criminological Theory

    Recent Developments in Criminological Theory
    Stuart Henry

    This volume contains recent and cutting-edge articles from leading criminological theorists.

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