This is Real Life Sale
 
 

Sociology
Social Work


There are 2897 books in this aisle.
Browse the aisle by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.

Featured Titles in Sociology - Social Work
Page 4 of 145 next

Birthmarks : Transracial Adoption in Contemporary America (00 Edition)
Birthmarks : Transracial Adoption in Contemporary America (00 Edition)
by Sandra Patton
Publisher Comments
Winner of the 2010 Distinguished Publication Award from the Association for Women in Psychology Winner of the 2010 Susan Koppelman Award for the Best Edited Volume in Womens Studies from the Popular Culture Association We have all seen the segments on... (read more)

List Price $22.00
Your price: $20.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Dimensions of Human Behavior  : Person and Environment -text Only (3RD 08 - Old Edition)
Dimensions of Human Behavior : Person and Environment -text Only (3RD 08 - Old Edition)
by Elizabeth D. Hutchison
Publisher Comments
Organized around time, the Third Edition of Dimensions of Human Behavior: The Changing Life Course helps students understand the relationship between time and human behavior. Using a life course perspective, author Elizabeth D. Hutchison shows how the... (read more)

List Price $70.95
Your price: $45.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Clinical Case Management With Persons Having Mental Illness : a Relationship-based Perspective (00 Edition)
Clinical Case Management With Persons Having Mental Illness : a Relationship-based Perspective (00 Edition)
by Joseph Walsh
Publisher Comments
This text equips future mental health practitioners with a model and theory for case management with those with mental illness. The author helps readers feel more competent working with the these clients, giving readers skills that establish and sustain... (read more)

List Price $171.75
Your price: $113.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Human Services in Contemporary America
Human Services in Contemporary America
by William R Burger
Publisher Comments
Reflecting the latest policy and practice changes, HUMAN SERVICES IN CONTEMPORARY AMERICA, 8e delivers a complete overview of the helping field, its available programs, and the practical skills workers can employ. Completely current, it illustrates how... (read more)

List Price $185.00
Your price: $60.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Mother Donit Fore the Best: Correspondence of a Nineteenth-Century Orphan Asylum
Mother Donit Fore the Best: Correspondence of a Nineteenth-Century Orphan Asylum
by Judith A Dulberger
Publisher Comments
'Mother Donit fore the Best' is a touching collection of letters from the Albany Orphan Asylum in upstate New York-letters from parents to their children and to the asylum superintendent, as well as letters from children placed out on indenture and away... (read more)

List Price $19.95
Your price: $4.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Social Work With Older People (10 Edition)
Social Work With Older People (10 Edition)
by Ann Mcdonald
Publisher Comments
Social Work with Older People provides an authoritative and practical guide to working with older people in a range of settings. It addresses the complexities of individual work with older people, as well as work with families, groups and the wider... (read more)

List Price $29.95
Your price: $19.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Working With Families: an Integrative Model By Level of Need (5TH 09 Edition)
Working With Families: an Integrative Model By Level of Need (5TH 09 Edition)
by Allie C. Kilpatrick
Publisher Comments
This text focuses on all levels of need within a family, and provides clear guidelines for effective family interventions.   The authors emphaize family strengths, coping capacities, and the many commonalities shared by all. All levels of need are... (read more)

List Price $116.00
Your price: $87.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Dimensions of Social Welfare Policy (8TH 13 Edition)
Dimensions of Social Welfare Policy (8TH 13 Edition)
by Neil Gilbert
Publisher Comments
A conceptual framework for analyzing social welfare policy   Dimensions of Social Welfare Policy provides a comprehensive and widely-used framework for analyzing social welfare policies.  The text encourages readers to develop their... (read more)

List Price $114.20
Your price: $86.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Working with Risk (Skills for Contemporary Social Work)
Working with Risk (Skills for Contemporary Social Work)
by Hazel Kemshall
Publisher Comments
Assessing and managing risk is a daily challenge for social workers. Working with risk can be anxiety provoking and demanding, requiring great skill and high levels of confidence. In these complex situations, social workers have to work hard to get the... (read more)

Your price: $26.25
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Case Management (2ND 98 Edition)
Case Management (2ND 98 Edition)
by Jack Rothman
Publisher Comments
This book is ideal for social workers who are concerned with the newly-emerging client populations in America, people with severe and long-term impediments that diminish their capacity to join the everyday society. This includes the mentally ill, the... (read more)

List Price $202.95
Your price: $137.00
Used - Hardcover

add to wish list


Bibliographies and Indexes in World Literature, #9: Urban Homesteading: Programs and Policies
Bibliographies and Indexes in World Literature, #9: Urban Homesteading: Programs and Policies
by Mittie Olion Chandler
Publisher Comments
The concept of homesteading is historically rooted in the efforts of the 1860s that contributed to the settlement of the western United States. As a means of reclaiming declining neighborhoods, urban homesteading enjoyed fleeting popularity since the... (read more)

Your price: $127.95
New - Hardcover

add to wish list


Social Work Practice in Nontraditional Urban Setting (99 Edition)
Social Work Practice in Nontraditional Urban Setting (99 Edition)
by Melvin Delgado
Publisher Comments
In an era of diminishing resources, communities that have historically been served by professionals in established social service settings can no longer rely on outside resources and assistance to meet their needs. Social Work Practice in Nontraditional... (read more)

List Price $27.95
Your price: $21.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Agency-Based Program Evaluation: Lessons from Practice
Agency-Based Program Evaluation: Lessons from Practice
by Stephen A. Kapp
Publisher Comments
This text aids both students and practitioners in articulating the elements of program evaluation, deepening their understanding of the contextual issues that surround and shape an evaluation. Authors Stephen A. Kapp and Gary R. Anderson offer readers... (read more)

Your price: $85.95
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Social Work Macro Practice (4TH 08 - Old Edition)
Social Work Macro Practice (4TH 08 - Old Edition)
by F. Ellen Netting
Publisher Comments
Social Work Macro Practice focuses on work with organizations and communities, including planned change approaches and implementation.   This new edition of Social Work Macro Practice has been updated and revised to make it an even stronger and more... (read more)

List Price $118.50
Your price: $79.00
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Social Work Practice and the Law
Social Work Practice and the Law
by Lyn Slater
Publisher Comments
This is the first book to give social workers the tools to understand their clients' legal needs and rights and to address them collaboratively and effectively. Lyn Slater and Kara Finck ground their text in a comprehensive grasp of the legal system and... (read more)

Your price: $87.75
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Confronting Sexism and Violence Against Women : a Challenge for Social Work (98 Edition)
Confronting Sexism and Violence Against Women : a Challenge for Social Work (98 Edition)
by Karen D. Stout
Publisher Comments
This unique text explores the multitude of ways that sexism and violence profoundly affect women's lives – from sexist language to economic inequalities to sexual harassment and assault. Each chapter includes both policy and practice... (read more)

List Price $165.50
Your price: $141.90
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Youth Gangs and Community Intervention (10 Edition)
Youth Gangs and Community Intervention (10 Edition)
by Robert Chaskin
Publisher Comments
Although a range of program and policy responses to youth gangs exist, most are largely based on suppression, implemented by the police or other criminal justice agencies. Less attention and fewer resources have been directed to prevention and... (read more)

List Price $50.25
Your price: $30.50
Used - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Key Concepts in Measurement (Pocket Guides to Social Work Research Methods)
Key Concepts in Measurement (Pocket Guides to Social Work Research Methods)
by David F. Gillespie
Publisher Comments
Measurement refers generally to the process of assigning a numeric value to, or ordering characteristics or traits of, entities under study. Measurement is necessary for building and testing theory, specifying problems, and defining goals. It is arguably... (read more)

Your price: $45.25
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


Woman's Voice, Woman's Place
Woman's Voice, Woman's Place
by Joelle Million
Publisher Comments
Recounting the story of America's antebellum woman's rights movement through the efforts of Lucy Stone (1818-1893), this important account differs dramatically from those that focus almost exclusively on Susan B. Anthony or Elizabeth Cady Stanton... (read more)

Your price: $77.50
New - Hardcover

add to wish list


Aging Network (7TH 11 - Old Edition)
Aging Network (7TH 11 - Old Edition)
by Kelly Niles-yokum
Publisher Comments
Drs. Niles-Yokum and Wagner have written a comprehensive and accessible overview of aging services in the United States, from the evolution of a formal aging network through the older Americans Act to innovative new programs aimed at disaster... (read more)

Your price: $60.00
New - Trade Paper

add to wish list


«prev 1 ... 2 3 4 5 ... 145 next»


Browse the entire aisle:
by Title | by Author | by Price
See recently arrived used books in this aisle.
There are 2897 books in this aisle.

This way to more aisles in Sociology
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.