Journals Higher Education



Published: 07 February 2018

240 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190870423

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Rural Child Welfare Practice

Stories from the Field

Edited by Joanne Riebschleger and Barbara J. Pierce

  • Provides real-life rural child welfare case material and discussion questions for social work and other human services profession students.
  • Includes material for focusing on generalist, ethical, and culturally sensitive practice.
  • Features an examination of the south, north, east, west, and middle of the United States, as well as Canada and Australia.
  • Includes background information with professional literature, case vignettes, "take away" learning applications, summaries, discussion questions, learning/teaching activities, recommended resources/readings, and a bibliography.
  • Useful for child welfare training, especially for workers beginning practice in rural areas.

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