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$71.00

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18 February 2011

456 Pages | 80 boxes, 12 tables, and 1 line-cut

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780195398878


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Community Practice

Theories and Skills for Social Workers

Third Edition

David A. Hardcastle, With Patricia R. Powers, and Stanley Wenocur

  • Comprehensively integrates community theories and skills necessary for practitioners into a single text
  • Guides readers through the political aspects of social work and community practice
  • Considers post-9/11 community challenges
  • Explores a vastly changed political landscape following the election of President Obama, the Great Recession, and the rise of the Tea Party

New to this Edition:

  • New material on community practice ethics, critical practice skills, community assessment and assets inventory and mapping, social problem analysis, and applying community practice skills to casework practice
  • Explores the vastly changed political landscape following the election of President Obama, the Great Recession, the rise of the Tea Party, and the increasing political and corporate use of pseudo-grassroots endeavors
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