Postmodern Welfare: Reconstructing an Emancipatory Project by Peter Leonard

By Peter Leonard

Peter Leonard presents an available research of debates concerning the challenge of the welfare kingdom lower than the modern stipulations of postmodern scepticism and the triumphs of world marketplace capitalism. within the final 20 years Western governments have sought to interchange the post-war welfare compact with neo-conservative individualism. The clients for the Left glance bleak. even as, postmodern critique increases profound questions on the validity of a mass politics of emancipation in accordance with the common values of justice, cause and progress.

From a serious viewpoint based in Marxism and feminism, Leonard makes use of parts of postmodern deconstruction to think about how we'd now re-think the current and way forward for welf

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Entwicklungslinien pädagogischer Beratungsarbeit: Anfänge – by Katharina Gröning

By Katharina Gröning

Am Beispiel der Geschichte der Erziehungsberatung, der Sexualberatung und der Berufsberatung stellt dieses Lehrbuch die schwierige Professionsgeschichte der Beratung zwischen eugenischem und sozialhygienischem Denken und gesellschaftlichen Emanzipationsbewegungen dar. Es werden die Entwicklungslinien der pädagogischen Beratung, d. h. der Beratung, die sich vor allem im Kontext von Jugend institutionalisiert hat, nach den Phasen Kaiserreich, Weimarer Republik, NS-Zeit, Nachkriegszeit, demokratischer Aufbruch in den 1960er Jahren, Beratungsboom und Beratungskrise in den 1970er und 1980er Jahren and so forth. unterschieden und wichtige Forschungslücken thematisiert.

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Sociology and Social Work by Jo Cunningham

By Jo Cunningham

Sociological views and their software to social paintings are an inherent a part of the QAA benchmark statements within the social paintings measure. furthermore, graduates needs to know how sociological views can be utilized to dissect societal and structural impacts on human behaviour at person, crew and group degrees. This fully-revised moment version incorporates a new bankruptcy on social type and welfare and is mapped to the recent expert features Framework for Social paintings.

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Corporate Social Responsibility: Doing the Most Good for by Philip Kotler

By Philip Kotler

Книга company Social accountability: Doing the main strong to your corporation and... company Social accountability: Doing the main strong in your corporation and Your CauseКниги Маркетинг Автор: Philip Kotler, Nancy Lee Год издания: 2004 Формат: pdf Издат.:Wiley Страниц: 320 Размер: 3,3 ISBN: 0471476110 Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:Today, companies are anticipated to provide anything again to their groups within the kind of charitable tasks. In company Social accountability, Philip Kotler, one of many world's premiere voices on enterprise and advertising, and coauthor Nancy Lee clarify why charity is either reliable P.R. and sturdy for enterprise. They convey enterprise leaders find out how to opt for social reasons, layout charity tasks, achieve worker help, and evaluation their efforts. additionally they offer all of the most sensible practices and state-of-the-art rules that leaders have to maximize their contributions to social reasons and do the main sturdy. With own tales from twenty-five company leaders from socially accountable businesses, this is often the bible for state-of-the-art solid company citizen.

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Learning ACT: An Acceptance and Commitment Therapy by Jason Luoma PhD, Steven C. Hayes PhD, Robyn D. Walser PhD

By Jason Luoma PhD, Steven C. Hayes PhD, Robyn D. Walser PhD

The groundswell of curiosity in recognition and dedication remedy (ACT) is without doubt one of the so much awesome advancements in modern psychotherapy. no matter if you're new to the career or an skilled clinician with a longtime profession, looking to comprise ACT paintings into your perform, this booklet is a necessary source. ACT is either a special process and a bit counterintuitive in its equipment. studying to “do ACT” good calls for perform, persistence, and solid info. This publication is a huge contribution to behave specialist literature: a finished, activity-based workbook to help you comprehend and make the most of ACT’s exact six strategy version, either as a device for prognosis and case conceptualization and as a foundation for structuring remedies for clients.

Learning ACT starts off with an summary of the ACT version, outlining its theoretical and philosophical underpinnings. subsequent you'll tips on how to comprehend and utilize the six middle ACT methods. In later chapters, you will be brought to the ACT method of setting up an efficient and strong healing courting and learn how to conceptualize instances from an ACT viewpoint. all through those chapters are various workouts that can assist you follow what you're studying with the intention to strategy the fabric at a deeper level.

Unique to this quantity is a DVD that incorporates role-played examples of the middle ACT techniques in motion. Use this useful addition to carry to existence the techniques constructed within the textual content. a useful reduction to severe ACT learn, the DVD could be reviewed usually as you achieve facility with the model.

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Social Policy for Social Work by Robert Adams

By Robert Adams

Social coverage for Social paintings presents a complete, severe and fascinating creation to social coverage for college students and practitioners of social paintings. The textual content is obviously dependent into 3 elements that conceal contexts, regulations and concerns. the 1st half explores altering views on social coverage and social paintings and offers an advent to the vast variety of particular coverage elements mentioned partly which come with: social protection health and wellbeing and group care kinfolk and baby care legal justice. half 3 makes a speciality of key concerns resembling tackling divisions and inequalities, the keep watch over of companies together with empowering humans receiving companies, and destiny coverage traits. also, appendices offer a key to universal abbreviations, dates of the most laws and net addresses of major details assets on coverage and examine. Illustrations from perform are incorporated all through to focus on implications for social paintings perform. The textual content makes a speciality of modern Britain but in addition attracts examples from ecu, worldwide and historic contexts anywhere applicable. This unprecedented textual content demonstrates truly the relevance and implications of social coverage for social paintings perform. it truly is an important and sensible source for all scholars and practitioners within the welfare box.

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Social Work Placements: A Traveller's Guide (Student Social by Mark Doel

By Mark Doel

Placements should be some of the most intriguing elements of your social paintings education but in addition probably the most daunting. This advisor can assist you to utilize your perform studying possibilities. The consultant highlights how one can utilize your placement, in addition to awaiting the various areas of difficulty and pitfalls to prevent. It covers: getting ready in your placement attending to grips with placement documentation knowing how and what chances are you'll study on placement integrating thought with perform non-traditional placements awaiting problems and working with them getting the easiest from review and evaluate. utilizing a solid of ‘fellow guests’ – scholars, work-based supervisors, perform educators and faculty tutors – to demonstrate concerns raised, the advisor is obtainable and includes lots of case reports. it's the excellent ebook for a person desirous to confirm their placement is going in addition to attainable, whether or not they are a pupil or a manager.

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The United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with by Valentina Della Fina, Rachele Cera, Giuseppe Palmisano

By Valentina Della Fina, Rachele Cera, Giuseppe Palmisano

This remark presents the 1st finished criminal article-by-article research of the provisions of the conference at the Rights of people with Disabilities (CRPD). The conference is the major foreign human rights device solely dedicated to people with disabilities and the center piece of foreign efforts to handle inequalities and boundaries they come across to the whole delight in human rights. The booklet discusses the Convention’s place inside of latest foreign human rights legislation and in the framework of the United international locations measures to guard the rights of individuals with disabilities.

Starting with the heritage of all of the Convention’s articles, together with the travaux préparatoires, this observation examines each one provision’s substance and interpretation, and explores the importance of every correct, its felony scope and dating with different overseas felony norms and ideas. a distinct contribution additionally analyzes the non-compulsory Protocol to the conference. as well as enriching educational stories of overseas human rights legislations, the publication presents insights into the sensible operation of the Convention’s provisions via assessing the perform of the CRPD Committee, the actions of suitable foreign and nearby human rights our bodies in imposing the rights of individuals with disabilities and the contracting events’ implementation practices. proper eu courtroom of Human Rights, the courtroom of Justice of the ecu Union and, if acceptable, different local jurisdictions’ case legislation, in addition to the jurisprudence of family courts, are taken into consideration.

Contributions from prime students and foreign specialists make this booklet an integral source for legal professionals, lecturers, scholars, reporters, overseas enterprises, NGOs and different stakeholders eager to larger comprehend the rights of individuals with disabilities. in addition, it makes a helpful contribution to appraising the impression of the conference within the criminal orders of contracting events and to charting the best way ahead within the defense of the rights of people with disabilities.

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The Social Work of Museums by Lois H. Silverman

By Lois H. Silverman

Museums won't look first and foremost look to be engaged in social paintings. but, Lois H. Silverman brings jointly the following suitable customer stories, tendencies in foreign perform, and compelling examples that reveal how museums in all places are utilizing their distinct assets to profit human relationships and, finally, to fix the area. during this groundbreaking e-book, Silverman forges a framework of key social paintings views to teach how museums are evolving a needs-based method of supply what grants to be common social provider. In partnership with social staff, social organisations, and consumers, museums are assisting humans cope or even thrive in situations starting from own demanding situations to social injustices. The Social paintings of Museums offers the 1st integrative survey of this rising interdisciplinary perform and a necessary beginning on which to construct for the long run. The Social paintings of Museums is not just a necessary and visionary source for museum education and perform within the twenty first century, but in addition a useful software for social employees, artistic arts therapists, and scholars looking to increase their horizons. it is going to motivate and empower policymakers, administrators, clinicians, and evaluators alike to interact towards museums for the following age.

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