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General Social Work Courses

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Disability: A Diversity Model Approach in Human Service Practice

Fourth Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$82.95

Romel W. Mackelprang, Richard O. Salsgiver, and Ryan C. Parrey

9780197606384
Paperback
December 2021

The #1 best-selling human services and social work text on disability

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Disability: A Diversity Model Approach in Human Service Practice

Fourth Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$0.01

Romel W. Mackelprang, Richard O. Salsgiver, and Ryan C. Parrey

9780197606414
Online Resource
December 2021

The #1 best-selling human services and social work text on disability

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Navigating Human Service Organizations: Essential Information for Thriving and Surviving in Agencies

Fourth Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$45.95

Rich Furman, Margaret Gibelman, and Ren Winnett

9780197531044
Paperback
August 2020

Practical, hands-on guidance to help social workers thrive within human service organizations

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Rural Social Work in the 21st Century: Serving Individuals, Families, and Communities in the Countryside

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$59.99

Michael Daley

9780190937676
Paperback
March 2020

The only comprehensive treatment of rural social work on the market

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Supervision, Management, and Leadership: An Introduction to Building Community Benefit Organizations

Retail Price to Students:

$44.99

John E. Tropman

9780190097875
Paperback
March 2020

Conversational and well-paced, Supervision, Management, and Leadership draws on classic, time-tested perspectives while fully integrating emerging priorities, practices, and tools of the digital revolution. This book provides readers with a roadmap for moving up in an organization and a handbook for how to develop as a competent manager and leader.

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Myths, Misconceptions, and Invalid Assumptions of Counseling and Psychotherapy

Retail Price to Students:

$36.95

Jeffrey Kottler and Richard S. Balkin

9780190090692
Hardcover
March 2020

Department of Leadership and Counselor Education at the University of Mississippi. Dr. Balkin is a Fellow of the American Counseling Association, a past editor for the Journal of Counseling and Development, the flagship journal for the American Counseling Association, and past president for the Association for Assessment and Research in Counseling. Dr. Balkin began practice as a professional counselor in 1993 and has worked in academe since 2003.

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Strategic Leadership and Management in Nonprofit Organizations: Theory and Practice

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$84.99

Martha Golensky and Mark Hager

9780190097844
Paperback
February 2020

Nonprofit organizations need smart, informed managers. This comprehensive introductory textbook aims to expose students to the range of responsibilities expected from modern nonprofit organizations and their boards, executive management, frontline staff, and community volunteers.

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Introduction to Competence-Based Social Work: The Profession of Caring, Knowing, and Serving

Second Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$54.99

Michael E. Sherr and Johnny M. Jones

9780190923037
Paperback
September 2019

Students are introduced to social work through a "Why We Do, What We Do" model that emphasizes how and why social workers commit to their careers. 41 case vignettes, 16 of which are new, engage students and present a clear picture of the profession to help them become invested in enhancing and restoring the well-being of individuals, groups, and communities.

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Community Health Workers in Action: The Efforts of "Promotores de Salud" in Bringing Health Care to Marginalized Communities

Retail Price to Students:

$44.95

Melvin Delgado

9780190691028
Paperback
August 2019

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Integrative Practice in and for Larger Systems: Transforming Administration and Management of People, Organizations, and Communities

Retail Price to Students:

$78.00

Harold E. Briggs, Verlea G. Briggs, and Adam C. Briggs

9780190058975
Paperback
August 2019

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Addictions Counseling: A Competency-Based Approach

Retail Price to Students:

$61.00

Cynthia A. Faulkner and Samuel Faulkner

9780190926854
Paperback
February 2019

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Palliative Care: A Guide for Health Social Workers

Retail Price to Students:

$44.95

Bridget Sumser, Meagan Leimena, and Terry Altilio

9780190669607
Paperback
January 2019

Palliative Care serves as an innovative, practical resource to help equip health social workers with theoretical and clinical tools to integrate palliative care principles into practice with individuals, families, teams, and institutions.

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Leadership with Impact: Preparing Health and Human Service Practitioners in the Age of Innovation and Diversity

Retail Price to Students:

$51.00

Juan Carlos Araque and Eugenia L. Weiss

9780190932428
Hardcover
January 2019

Leadership with Impact offers new ways of thinking and approaching complex problems through a conceptual and practical leadership approach founded on innovation and diversity.

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Social Workers Count: Numbers and Social Issues

Retail Price to Students:

$38.95

Michael Anthony Lewis

9780190467135
Paperback
December 2018

Social Workers Count provides social workers and those in neighboring disciplines with the background necessary to engage the quantitative aspects of policy and social issues relevant to social work.

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Transformational Leadership for the Helping Professions: Engaging Head, Heart, and Soul

Retail Price to Students:

$38.95

Jean F. East

9780190912437
Paperback
October 2018

Transformational Leadership for the Helping Professions combines both classic and current theories on leadership, with a philosophical lens about its meaning and practice in human services settings.

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Sanctuary Cities, Communities, and Organizations: A Nation at a Crossroads

Retail Price to Students:

$38.95

Melvin Delgado

9780190862343
Hardcover
September 2018

The text provides a comprehensive and up-to-date view of the national issue that promises to continue to stay in the public glare during 2018 and beyond.

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Financial Capability and Asset Building in Vulnerable Households: Theory and Practice

Retail Price to Students:

$73.00

Margaret Sherraden, Julie Birkenmaier, and J. Michael Collins

9780190238568
Paperback
June 2018

Financial Capability and Asset Building in Vulnerable Households prepares students and practitioners for financial practice. This comprehensive text offers knowledge and skills to enable families to improve their financial circumstances, and to promote policies and services for household economic security and development.

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Navigating Policy and Practice in the Great Recession

Retail Price to Students:

$29.99

Stacey Borasky and Miguel Ferguson

9780190871086
Paperback
June 2018

Navigating Policy and Practice in the Great Recession uses an engrossing narrative to explore issues and themes in policy practice, leadership, and non-profit management.

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Social Work and Social Welfare: A Human Rights Foundation

First Edition

Retail Price to Students:

$74.99

Katherine van Wormer and Rosemary J. Link

9780190612825
Paperback
June 2018

Illustrated with personal narratives, photographs, and critical thinking questions, Social Work and Social Welfare provides a global, human rights perspective on social welfare policies.

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Innovation from Within: Redefining How Nonprofits Solve Problems

Retail Price to Students:

$35.95

Stephanie Berzin and Humberto Camarena

9780190858797
Paperback
March 2018

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