Intended for those who want to make a difference in todayas modern society, this comprehensive book explores the theory and methods in nine arenas of macro social work at the community, organizational, societal, and global levels of practice. THE PRACTICE OF MACRO SOCIAL WORK, Fourth Edition, challenges readers to use their concern, values, and critical thinking skills to assist those who struggle and have been excluded from making decisions that affect their lives--and to empower these less fortunate individuals to reclaim a healthy social environment for themselves and their children. The bookas generalist orientation provides an organizational framework as well as history, biographical material on leading macro social workers, illustrative contemporary examples, and factual data that offers real life detail. Most important is the depth and wealth of practical information that assists readers in understanding how to help people engage in solving social problems, and in influencing social change to bring about a more just society and humane global civilization. Available with InfoTrac Student Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Ronald Simmons and Stephen M. Aigner, Practice Principles: A Problem-Solving Approach to Social Work (New York: ... 3. Warren G. Haggstrom, aThe Tactics of Organization Building, a in Strategies of Community Organization, 4th ed., Fred M. Cox, ... Herbert Blumer, Symbolic Interactionism: Perspective and Method ( Englewood Cliffs, NI: Prentice Hall, 1969), p. 14. ... Challenge: How to Get Extraordinary Things Done in Organizations (San Francisco: Iossey-Bass, 1987), p. 19. Ibid., p.
|Title||:||The Practice of Macro Social Work|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2013-03-06|