Student Manual for Kirst-Ashman’s Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare: Critical Thinking Perspectives, 2nd

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  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2006-04-05
  • Publisher: Brooks Cole
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The student manual includes classroom exercises and assignments designed to coincide directly with the text content and can be used to help students integrate reading material. Also contains detailed outlines of each chapter.

Table of Contents

Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfarep. 1
Social Work Values and Ethicsp. 13
Empowerment and Human Diversityp. 23
The Process of Generalist Practicep. 41
Practice Settingsp. 51
The History of Social Welfarep. 63
Policy, Policy Analysis, and Policy Advocacy-Foundations for Service Provisionp. 89
Policies and Programs to Combat Povertyp. 97
Social Work and Services for Children and Familiesp. 111
Social Work and the Elderlyp. 129
Social Work and People with Disabilitiesp. 141
Social Work and Health Carep. 153
Social Work and Mental Healthp. 165
Social Work and Services with Youth and in the Schoolsp. 179
Social Work and the Criminal Justice Systemp. 189
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