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  • Published 07/01/2014
    ISBN 9780205087396
    Advocacy for Social Justice: A Global Perspective provides contextualised information about advocacy for a range of social problems. This title examines issues at a local and global level, theoretical foundations, and a range of advocacy responses. Students will be able to answer the questions: &ldq... Read more
     
    By: Martin, Michelle E.
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  • Published 05/01/2017
    ISBN 9780134628127
    For courses in Social Welfare Policy.   American Social Welfare Policy, 8th Edition cultivates an understanding of both national and international social welfare policy. Using a policy analysis framework, the authors give students the background needed to grasp the social, poli... Read more
     
    By: Karger, Howard Jacob & Stoesz, David
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    $153.81
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  • Published 04/01/2017
    ISBN 9781292160283
    For courses in Group Social Work Practice Widely used by professionals, educators, and students in undergraduate and graduate courses in schools of social work throughout the United States and the world, An Introduction to Group Work Practice presents a comprehensive, coherent, organised overview o... Read more
     
    By: Toseland, Ronald W. & Rivas, Robert F.
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    $100.26
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  • Published 16/07/2019
    ISBN 9780134774831
    For introduction to human services courses. Show future Human Service Professionals how history, politics, and the economy shape social welfare programs and policies An Introduction to Human Services: Policy and Practice puts the field of human services into a historical context, provides ins... Read more
     
    By: Schram, Barbara R. et al
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    $145.31
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  • Published 10/06/2009
    ISBN 9780733985751
    This book offers a novel approach to thinking about public policy and a distinctive methodology for analysing policy. It introduces a set of six questions that probe how ‘problems’ are represented in policies, followed by an injunction to apply the questions to one’s own polic... Read more
     
    By: Bacchi, Carol
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    $74.76
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  • Published 03/05/2007
    ISBN 9780733974656
    Intended for courses in Youth Studies found in Sociology, Social Work, Social Welfare, Adolescent Social Psychology and Secondary Education Departments.   This text is about young Australians in the 21st Century. It takes a sociological lens to the youth phenomena across a broad range ... Read more
     
    By: Nilan, Pam et al
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    $52.66
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  • Published 31/07/2013
    ISBN 9781292020341
    Preparing students to do research and understand what research can do.   Basics of Social Research helps students understand what research can and cannot do, become better consumers of research, and learn why properly conducted research is important.   This text teaches students t... Read more
     
  • Published 10/01/2014
    ISBN 9780205516810
      Explores how helping professionals effectively work in the community. Community Organization: Theory and Practice provides readers with the theories, tools and strategies needed to organise effective, participatory change efforts in communities. Readers will learn how these theories in... Read more
     
    By: McKnight, Joyce & Plummer, Joanna McKnight
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    $88.36
    $103.95
  • Published 30/04/2003
    ISBN 9781740910330
    Community Practices in Australia presents 15 contemporary case studies covering a range of community practices to help students and community workers improve  their skills and knowledge by reflecting on personal practice.  The book is organised into six sections, with case studies in ... Read more
     
    By: Weeks, Wendy Et Al
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    $65.41
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  • Published 22/08/2018
    ISBN 9780134779263
    For courses in Human Behavior and the Social Environment (HBSE). Encourage students to think critically about social work practice with a multidisciplinary, theoretical approach Contemporary Human Behavior Theory: A Critical Perspective for Social Work Practice takes a multidisciplinary, theor... Read more
     
    By: Robbins, Susan P.
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    $145.31
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  • Published 15/10/1999
    ISBN 9780733908569
    The social and community services labour market is growing rapidly, but profound changes in attitude to the roles of government, market and civil society are resulting in radical administrative reforms which are affecting the delivery of human services. These institutional shifts are reshaping the n... Read more
     
    By: O'Connor, Ian et al
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    $76.46
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  • Published 30/11/2007
    ISBN 9780733986659
    For students training to be counsellors, students undertaking practicum placements, counsellor educators and professional practitioners.   This text explores and examines some of the critical issues, topics and theories in contemporary counselling. Students are encouraged to develop a greate... Read more
     
    By: Sullivan, Brian
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    $74.76
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  • Published 15/02/2010
    ISBN 9780205638000
    This text provides a streamlined and accessible introduction to statistics for students in sociology, criminal justice, political science, social work, and other social sciences.This edition of the text offers an essential and accessible overview to the introduction to social sta... Read more
     
    By: Levin & Fox
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    $183.56
    $215.95
  • Published 20/06/2013
    ISBN 9780205088157
    An integrated model for management and administrative practice.  Excellence in Human Service Organization Management, 2/e provides guidelines to insure internal consistency within Human Service Organizations. Integrated in management theory, the model presented in the text is adapted to huma... Read more
     
    By: Kettner
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    $164.01
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  • Published 04/01/2017
    ISBN 9780134547923
    For courses in Child Welfare (Social Work / Family Therapy / Human Services). This practical, engaging, and informative book provides a comprehensive look at child welfare services and what can be done to best help children and families in today’s society.   The 7th Edition looks ... Read more
     
    By: Crosson-Tower, Cynthia
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    $153.81
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  • Published 25/09/2012
    ISBN 9780205168132
    A comprehensive, user-friendly guide to marriage and family therapy that takes a holistic view to look at people within the context of their environment.   Family Therapy helps students understand the process of shifting from an individual psychology paradigm to a cybernetic or systems parad... Read more
     
    By: Becvar, Dorothy Stroh & Becvar, Raphael J.
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    $186.96
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  • Published 03/01/2016
    ISBN 9780133826609
      For courses in Family Therapy    An authoritative, readable, informative guide to the field of family therapy. Long considered the standard of excellence–the best introduction and guide to the practice of family therapy available–this accessible resource explores the... Read more
     
    By: Nichols, Michael P. & Davis, Sean
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    $166.56
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  • Published 10/11/2013
    ISBN 9781292041865
    An empowerment-based generalist social work practice text which integrates core themes of the profession. Generalist Social Work Practice, 7th edition, fully integrates core social work themes of collaboration, the strengths perspective, values and ethics, social justice and human rights, evide... Read more
     
  • Published 08/01/2007
    ISBN 9780733978661
    Intended for courses in social work and human services, along with beginning practitioners on the frontline of child protection and family support.   Good Practice in Child Protection conveys an understanding of the realities and complexities of direct practice with vulnerable children and fa... Read more
     
    By: Tilbury, Clare et al
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    $81.56
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  • Published 06/10/2011
    ISBN 9780205827091
    Provides a variety of case examples applying theory to practice when working with those dealing with grief and loss.   Grief and Loss: Theories and Skills for the Helping Professions, 2nd Edition allows readers to see how essential theories and skills will enhance their own practice. They wi... Read more
     
    By: Walsh, Katherine
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    $85.81
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  • Published 20/05/2004
    ISBN 9781740910972
    A key Australian introductory textbook on heath sociology for nursing and allied health students and upper level undergraduate sociology students is now fully updated with the third edition. Health in Australia: Sociological concepts and issues 3e is a comprehensive Australian text that has been e... Read more
     
    By: Grbich, Carol
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    $100.26
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  • Published 24/09/2002
    ISBN 9780205355204
    The Helping Relationship is a text for learning and teaching basic philosophy, helping skills, and processes that are essential grounding for most professions and for all human-contact occupations. The Helping Relationship presents and illustrates skills in the order in which... Read more
     
    By: Brammer & MacDonald
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    $120.66
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  • Published 10/01/2014
    ISBN 9780205879274
    Teaches students how to master Human Service competencies. Based on student ideas over the past 30 years, Human Services: A Student Centered Approach provides the tools to master the knowledge, values, and skills of the Human Service profession. Readers will gain the skills needed to practice be... Read more
     
    By: Kinsella, Susan
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    $88.36
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  • Published 04/02/2008
    ISBN 9780733980121
    In-Depth Interviewing 3e provides a detailed discussion of the use of in-depth interviewing as a research tool for collecting data to better understand people. This Australian text provides students, researchers and practitioners with a thorough exposition of the value of using in-depth interviewi... Read more
     
    By: Minichiello & Aroni
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    $94.31
    $110.95
  • Published 07/01/2014
    ISBN 9780205730650
      Provides a biopsychosocial treatment guide to those suffering from mental illness. Interventions for Severe Mental Disorders: Working with Individuals and their Families prepares the beginning social work practitioner to work with some of the most challenging clients seen at public commu... Read more
     
    By: Newhill, Christina E.
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    $110.46
    $129.95
  • Published 01/01/2015
    ISBN 9780205681822
      For courses in Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare and Introduction to Human Services   A look at the role and function of the generalist social worker within the context of practice settings, and a focus on contemporary social problems.   This contemporary introduct... Read more
     
    By: Martin, Michelle E.
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    $120.66
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  • Published 03/04/2019
    ISBN 9780135171905
    For courses in mental health and direct or clinical social work practice. A case-based approach to learning essential, evidence-based clinical assessment and intervention skills Mental Health in Social Work: A Casebook on Diagnosis and Strengths-Based Assessment emphasises gaining competency in ... Read more
     
    By: Corcoran, Jacqueline & Walsh, Joseph M.
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    $103.95
  • Published 24/01/2017
    ISBN 9781292164397
    For courses in Research Methods in Political Science and Sociology, and in Qualitative Research Methods   Raising questions, rather than giving answers Qualitative Research Methods for the Social Sciences is written with the recognition that different researchers in different fields each bri... Read more
     
    By: Lune, Howard & Berg, Bruce L.
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    $87.51
    $102.95
  • Published 30/04/2005
    ISBN 9780733971358
    For introductory research courses across multiple disciplines in the social sciences.   Research Methodology: A Step by Step Guide for Beginners is designed specifically for students who do not have any previous experience or knowledge of research and research methodology.   This pract... Read more
     
    By: Kumar, Ranjit
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    $84.11
    $98.95
  • Published 05/10/2010
    ISBN 9780205011216
    With its practical and accessible writing style, Research Methods for Social  Workers offers numerous examples from the field of social work and emphasises how research and social work practice are connected.    With over 25 years of teaching research and social work practice c... Read more
     
    By: Dudley, James R.
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    $203.95
  • Published 14/06/2010
    ISBN 9781405858502
    Research Methods: A Practical Guide for the Social Sciences is an essential resource for the social researcher.  It offers a comprehensive introduction for first time researchers right through to thorough and practical advice for those undertaking more advanced work.  The book draws on rea... Read more
     
    By: Matthews, Bob & Ross, Liz
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    $96.01
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  • Published 12/12/1996
    ISBN 9780582806948
    Rethinking Social Work is a book of significant importance to all those interested in the future relevance of social work in a rapidly changing society. It is ideal for students of undergraduate Social Work and Welfare courses.
     
    By: Ife, Jim
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    $81.56
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  • Published 21/08/2013
    ISBN 9781292027173
    This best-selling, multidisciplinary, social aging text presents positive images of aging while considering the many factors that contribute to how aging individuals experiences life. Up-to-date and expanded, this text offers a comprehensive view that presents aging positively, portraying concep... Read more
     
    By: Hooyman, Nancy R. & Kiyak, H. Asuman
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    $119.81
    $140.95
  • Published 04/11/2012
    ISBN 9780205052769
    Explores the basics of social policy and program analysis, such as designing new programs or evaluating and improving existing ones.   Social Policy and Social Programs is distinctive in providing specific criteria for judging the effectiveness of social policies and programs. These criteria... Read more
     
  • Published 07/04/2009
    ISBN 9781442501287
    Social Policy in the Post-Welfare State presents an in-depth discussion of recent developments in social policy in Australia. The text continues the study of social policy from a coherently formulated theoretical perspective, building arguments and discussion points using the latest census data... Read more
     
  • Published 29/07/2013
    ISBN 9781292020235
    Social Research Methods: Qualitative and Quantitative Methods is a highly regarded text that presents a comprehensive and balanced introduction to both qualitative and quantitative approaches to social research with an emphasis on the benefits of combining various approaches.
     
  • Published 09/07/2015
    ISBN 9780205959136
    For courses in Public Policy, History of Social Welfare, and Social Welfare Policy          Acknowledged as the most comprehensive, easy-to-read introduction to social welfare policy available, Social Welfare: Politics and Public Policy, 8th Edition, emphas... Read more
     
    By: DiNitto, Diana M. & Johnson, David H.
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    $198.01
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  • Published 22/04/2008
    ISBN 9781741039061
    For use in Introduction to Social Work and Human Service courses at undergraduate or post graduate levels.      Social Work and Human Services retains all the positive aspects of the 4th edition by continuing to recognise the particular contribution that social work know... Read more
     
    By: O'Connor, Ian et al
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    $90.91
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  • Published 03/01/2016
    ISBN 9780133948523
        For courses in Social Work Practice with Communities and Organisations.   A  look at the field of social work using a unique macro practice model focused on making changes within diverse communities and organisations. This book approaches the field of social work recogni... Read more
     
    By: Netting, F. Ellen et al
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    $186.11
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  • Published 10/11/2013
    ISBN 9781292041247
    A social work practice skills text/workbook with web-based case studies   This book is part of the Connecting Core Competencies Series. This series helps students understand and master CSWE’s core competencies with a variety of pedagogy highlighted competency content and critical thinki... Read more
     
    By: Cummins, Linda K. et al
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    $92.61
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  • Published 15/03/2019
    ISBN 9780135168073
    For courses in aging and gerontology. A practical, comprehensive approach to the major areas of social work with older adults Social Work with Older Adults provides pre- and in-service social workers with a clear and engaging all-in-one resource for working with older adults. This practical and ... Read more
     
    By: McInnis-Dittrich, Kathleen
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    $96.86
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  • Published 27/12/2013
    ISBN 9780205867035
    This title is also available packaged with the Enhanced Pearson eText. To order the Enhanced Pearson eText packaged with a bound book, use ISBN: 0133909069.   A reader-friendly approach to statistics in social work practice. Statistics for Social Workers, 9/e familiarizes students with stat... Read more
     
    By: Weinbach & Grinnell
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    $205.95
  • Published 08/01/2017
    ISBN 9780134387642
    For courses in Substance Abuse Counseling.   Comprehensive, accessible information on substance abuse with a focus on the populations affected—the ideal text for future professionals in mental health and allied fields. This text provides comprehensive and accessible cov... Read more
     
    By: Fisher, Gary L. & Harrison, Thomas C.
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    $109.61
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  • Published 20/08/2014
    ISBN 9780205965106
    Emphasises the different techniques needed for successful social work practice. Techniques and Guidelines for Social Work Practice demonstrates the unique place of social work among the helping professions. Readers will gain insight into the social worker’s professional roles, guiding prin... Read more
     
    By: Sheafor, Bradford W. & Horejsi, Charles R.
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    $201.41
    $236.95
  • Published 19/04/2019
    ISBN 9780135168097
    For introduction to family therapy courses. A pragmatic, clinical approach focuses on the essential knowledge needed for the successful practice of family therapy The Essentials of Family Therapy examines the full scope of family therapy — its rich history, classic schools, and latest ... Read more
     
    By: Nichols, Michael P. & Davis, Sean D.
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    $129.16
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  • Published 01/07/2015
    ISBN 9780205968060
      The Expanding Family Life Cycle, gives readers a solid understanding of human development and the life cycle. Featured are a groundbreaking integration of individual development within a systemic context discussion of the increasing racial, ethnic, and cultural diversity across the life cycl... Read more
     
    By: McGoldrick, Monica et al
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    $227.76
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  • Published 14/02/2017
    ISBN 9780133783483
    For courses in social work field experience or practicum. The Practicum Companion for Social Work: Integrating Class and Field Work is the ideal companion for the field/practicum experience. Filled with practical applications, in-depth case scenarios, and thought-provoking examples, this compre... Read more
     
    By: Birkenmaier, Julie & Berg-Weger, Marla
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    $107.06
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  • Published 06/03/2017
    ISBN 9780134544854
    For courses in Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare.   The Social Work Experience: An Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare introduces students to the social work profession and presents detailed descriptions of eight major fields of practice. The text provides in-dept... Read more
     
    By: Suppes, Mary Ann & Wells, Carolyn Cressy
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    $153.81
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  • Published 03/01/2016
    ISBN 9780133948417
      For courses in Social Work Practicum / Field Experience in Social Work.   Theory and practice combine to offer a unique format for understanding, structuring, implementing, and evaluating practicum experience at both the BSW and MSW levels. This book is geared at preparing students f... Read more
     
    By: Garthwait, Cynthia
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    $120.66
    $141.95
  • Published 08/08/2012
    ISBN 9780205011544
    A conceptual and practical presentation of the strengths perspective in social work.     Part of the Advancing Core Competencies Series, a unique series that helps students taking advanced social work courses apply CSWE’s core competencies and practice behaviours examples to spe... Read more
     
    By: Saleebey, Dennis
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    $144.46
    $169.95
  • Published 08/08/2007
    ISBN 9780205529513
      Therapeutic Interviewing is an introductory counselling text focussing both on the microskills of therapy so important for beginning counsellors, and on the unique challenges a counselor faces based on the context of setting and client.    This text, intended for begin... Read more
     
    By: Reiter, Michael D.
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    $146.16
    $171.95
  • Published 13/01/2012
    ISBN 9780205179701
    Focuses on values and the historical impact of socio-economic structures   Understanding Social Welfare: A Search for Social Justice is presented in an organized, comprehensive, and scholarly manner, including social policy concepts. It is accessible to students and helps them acquire the b... Read more
     
    By: Dolgoff & Feldstein
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    $214.95
  • Published 13/06/2006
    ISBN 9780321448484
    What Every Student Should Know About Practicing Peer Review teaches students how to effectively and constructively evaluate each other’s work -- a common requirement in first-year writing courses. Students are taught what to look for in a paper during various stages of the writing process (the... Read more
     
    By: Trim, Michelle
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    $16.11
    $18.95
  • Published 29/06/2006
    ISBN 9780205505456
    What Every Student Should Know Preparing Effective Oral Presentations includes advice on overcoming speech anxiety and dealing with nervousness, building speaker confidence, researching and using supporting materials, using language effectively, organising your presentation, opening and closing your... Read more
     
    By: Cox, Martin R.
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    $16.96
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  • Published 24/09/1992
    ISBN 9780582712713
    Most social workers and community welfare workers are employed in organisations. Understanding organisations and acquiring organisational skills are essential if workers are to address issues of social justice and respond to the needs of consumers. The authors argue that the concepts of power, influ... Read more
     
    By: Jones, Andrew & May, John
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    $101.11
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  • Published 08/01/2012
    ISBN 9780205150571
    Introduces basic components of working with people–observation, assessment, communication, and intervention     Working with People presents an engaging discussion of the theoretical foundation of human service practice, promotes the development of practice skills, integrates the ... Read more
     
    By: Levine, Joanne
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    $88.36
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  • Published 18/03/1998
    ISBN 9780582809338
    The book brings together some of the traditional areas of youth inquiry like youth subcultures and youth unemployment. It examines the major perspectives in understanding young people and their position in society. This text is grounded in original research. It is highly accessible to the non-... Read more
     
    By: Bessant, Judith et al
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    $81.56
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