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Qualitative Research

James Drisko

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

Qualitative Research Introduction “Qualitative research” is a term that encompasses a wide variety of research types and methods. Its great var...

Race and Racism

Haluk Soydan

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Race and Racism Introduction In many societies the social work profession operates in a racialized social and psychological environment. Ra...

Religiously Affiliated Agencies

Diana R. Garland

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Religiously Affiliated Agencies Introduction Religiously affiliated agencies are organizations founded by a congregation or other religious...

Republic of Ireland, History of Social Work in the

Caroline Skehill

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2010-02-15

History of Social Work in the Republic of Ireland Introduction While the origins of social work in the Republic of Ireland are generally tr...

Research

Michael Saini

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Research Introduction Research is a systematic methodological approach to collecting and analyzing information to create new knowledge. The...

Research Ethics

Jeane W. Anastas

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Research Ethics Introduction As research activity in social work has increased, so has attention to ethics in research. Research ethics guide ...

Restorative Justice

Katherine van Wormer

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Restorative Justice Introduction “Restorative justice,” as defined in the Encyclopedia of Social Work, is “a nonadversarial approach usually mo...

Risk Assessment in Child Protection Services

Aron Shlonsky

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2011-09-30

Risk Assessment in Child Protection Services Introduction Child welfare services are designed to promote the safety and well-being of children ...

Risk Management in Social Work

Frederic G. Reamer

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Risk Management in Social Work Introduction Social workers face several possible risks when they provide services to individuals, couples, f...

Rural Social Work Practice

Nancy Lohmann, Roger Lohmann

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Rural Social Work Practice Introduction Rural social work may be defined as the practice of social work in any setting identified by those ...

School Social Work

Paula Allen-Meares, Cynthia Franklin, Laura Hopson

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

School Social Work Introduction School social work is a subspecialty within the social work profession. The field has been in existence in th...

School Violence

Johnny S. Kim, Samantha M. Brown

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

School Violence Introduction School violence is a social problem that has gained much attention in the United States, Europe, and abroad. Addr...

School-Based Delinquency Prevention

Katherine Montgomery

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

School-Based Delinquency Prevention Introduction The term juvenile delinquency is very broad and encompasses acts that range from status offen...

Severe and Persistent Mental Illness: Adults

Allen Rubin

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Severe and Persistent Mental Illness: Adults Introduction This entry provides sources on severe and persistent mental illness that are relevant...

Sexual Assault

Cheryl Regehr

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

Sexual Assault Introduction This entry identifies materials from the social work literature, other health science disciplines, and legal schola...

Social Development

James Midgley, Samantha Fitzgerald, Sirojudin Sirojudin

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Social Development Introduction This article provides key references for the field of social development, including history, theory, and inter...

Social Insurance and Social Justice

Judie Svihula, Carroll L. Estes, Brooke Hollister, Erica Solway, Brian R. Grossman, Leah Rogne

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2012-09-20

Social Insurance and Social Justice Introduction The concept of “justice” dates back to Aristotle, and in 533 ce it was defined in Roman law as...

Social Justice and Social Work

Elizabeth D. Hutchison

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2009-12-14

Social Justice and Social Work Introduction Social justice is recognized as a core value of social work, and justice-oriented social work h...

Social Movements

Michael Reisch

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2011-05-25

Social Movements Introduction Modern social movements have used a variety of sustained, organized, and public activities to advance their goals...

Social Planning

Donna Hardina

Subject: Social Work »

Date Added: 2011-04-14

Social Planning Introduction Social planning is a process for planning social services programs, services, and policies. Government agencies ...

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