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Product Description: In this ground-breaking book, bestselling author Neil Thompson turns his attention to the question of, 'What does it mean to be truly professional in the field of social work?' Notions of professionalism in social work have changed over time...read more

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9781137586704 | 2 edition (Palgrave Macmillan, July 14, 2016), cover price $41.99 | About this edition: In this ground-breaking book, bestselling author Neil Thompson turns his attention to the question of, 'What does it mean to be truly professional in the field of social work?

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Product Description: Now going into its sixth edition, Neil Thompson's Anti-Discriminatory Practice has been providing a trusted introduction to the challenges of promoting social justice and equality for almost a quarter of a century. Addressing the common concepts and issues across the various forms of discrimination, this book explores the reasons why the development of anti-discriminatory practice is so vital, and examines the steps that need to be taken towards constructing a social work practice based on principles of anti-discrimination and the promotion of equality...read more

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9781137586650 | 6 new edition (Palgrave Macmillan, May 26, 2016), cover price $39.00 | About this edition: Now going into its sixth edition, Neil Thompson's Anti-Discriminatory Practice has been providing a trusted introduction to the challenges of promoting social justice and equality for almost a quarter of a century.
9780230250130 | 5th edition (Palgrave Macmillan, May 15, 2012), cover price $36.00 | About this edition: Contemporary society is characterised by its ever-increasing diversity.

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Product Description: Neil Thompson provides a fresh, unique perspective on leadership skills. The Authentic Leader highlights problems with existing approaches and makes a case for a human centred-approach. It will enrich understanding of good leadership by demonstrating the importance of authenticity in empowering and leading others...read more

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9781137472670 | 1 edition (Palgrave Macmillan, October 26, 2015), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Neil Thompson provides a fresh, unique perspective on leadership skills.

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Product Description: Whether it's managing people, taking care of others or working collaboratively in a team, so much of what people do in the workplace is dependent on their ability to work effectively with others. Now in its fourth edition People Skills provides an up-to-date guide to the knowledge and skills required for working successfully with people...read more

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9781137467553 | 4th edition (Palgrave Macmillan, May 14, 2015), cover price $37.00 | About this edition: Whether it's managing people, taking care of others or working collaboratively in a team, so much of what people do in the workplace is dependent on their ability to work effectively with others.
9780230221123 | 3 edition (Palgrave Macmillan, May 15, 2009), cover price $44.00 | About this edition: The new edition of this popular and successful text continues to offer a comprehensive introduction to the diverse field of people skills.

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Product Description: At the heart of every organisation are the people that contribute to it. Neil Thompson's latest book offers an outstanding guide to the art of management by highlighting the, too often taken for granted, importance of staff and their well-being at work...read more

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9780230291188 | Palgrave Macmillan, March 29, 2013, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: At the heart of every organisation are the people that contribute to it.

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Product Description: Working with people requires engaging with the issues that inevitably affect their lives and work – whether conflict or stress, relationship difficulties or communication breakdown.   This hands-on sourcebook is an essential introduction to tackling the problems that arise between people...read more

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9780230291478 | 1 reprint edition (Palgrave Macmillan, October 2, 2012), cover price $32.00 | About this edition: Working with people requires engaging with the issues that inevitably affect their lives and work – whether conflict or stress, relationship difficulties or communication breakdown.

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Product Description: The experience of loss and the healing process of grief are fundamental parts of being human. Written by acclaimed author Neil Thompson, Grief and its Challenges provides a theoretically rich and emotionally compassionate introduction to this complex topic...read more

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9780230277564 | Palgrave Macmillan, December 15, 2011, cover price $31.00 | About this edition: The experience of loss and the healing process of grief are fundamental parts of being human.

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Product Description: Practitioners working within the people professions have a legal and moralresponsibility to promote equality wherever possible. This insightful bookfrom a leading author provides a lucid guide to the complexities ofinequality, and offers a sound foundation for practice that makes a positivecontribution to equality, social justice and empowerment...read more

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9780230223431 | 3 edition (Palgrave Macmillan, June 15, 2011), cover price $39.00 | About this edition: Practitioners working within the people professions have a legal and moralresponsibility to promote equality wherever possible.

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Product Description: Communication is at the heart of all work with people and their problems.Whatever the setting, poor communication can prove very damaging inits consequences. However, at its most effective, it has the power toensure the promotion of equality and well-being...read more

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9780230243507 | 2 edition (Palgrave Macmillan, June 15, 2011), cover price $37.00 | About this edition: Communication is at the heart of all work with people and their problems.

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Product Description: 112 pages.

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9781905541621 | Spiral-bound edition (Russell House, February 25, 2011), cover price $59.95 | About this edition: 112 pages.

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Product Description: It is at times of crisis that the deepest pain is felt and the full intensity of human suffering may be experienced. It is also the point at which the potential for growth and enhancement is at its greatest. This clear and concise introduction to the theory and methods of crisis intervention shows how valuable the approach can be for those in the helping professions...read more

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9781905541676 | Russell House, March 31, 2011, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: It is at times of crisis that the deepest pain is felt and the full intensity of human suffering may be experienced.

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Product Description: Provide complete support for your GCSE Modern World History candidates with best-selling books and digital resources from an author you can really trust. This is the Teacher's Book to support the AQA specific edition of the best selling textbook for GCSE Modern World History...read more

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9780340986691 | Spi pap/cd edition (Trans-Atlantic Pubns, December 26, 2009), cover price $225.00 | About this edition: Provide complete support for your GCSE Modern World History candidates with best-selling books and digital resources from an author you can really trust.

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Product Description: In social work, theory and practice are inextricably linked. This ground-breaking book explores the ways in which theory informs practice and how practice can test and inform theory. With the help of detailed explanations, practitioner quotes and case examples, Neil Thompson guides the reader through the process of 'theorizing practice' clearly and accessibly...read more

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9780230553064 | Palgrave Macmillan, March 15, 2010, cover price $41.00 | About this edition: In social work, theory and practice are inextricably linked.

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Product Description: Bringing together contributors from a wide range of disciplines, countries and perspectives this book provides a thought-provoking overview of the human dimension of the workplace. It covers workplace problems as well as potential solutions...read more
By John Bates (editor) and Neil Thompson (editor)

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9780230221925, titled "Promoting Workplace Well-Being: A Critical Approach" | Palgrave Macmillan, December 15, 2009, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Bringing together contributors from a wide range of disciplines, countries and perspectives this book provides a thought-provoking overview of the human dimension of the workplace.

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Product Description: Bullying and harassment are increasingly recognized as major problems in the workplace. This training manual - previously published by Learning Curve Publishing, and now in a revised and updated version - offers materials to support learning about the prevention of bullying and harassment, how to respond when they do occur, and how to deal with the aftermath...read more

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9781905541447 | Spiral-bound edition (Russell House, July 31, 2009), cover price $99.95 | About this edition: Bullying and harassment are increasingly recognized as major problems in the workplace.

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Product Description: Issues of equality and diversity are complex, difficult, and sensitive. This equality/diversity training manual is designed to help people build on the strengths - and avoid the pitfalls - of the past. The book dispels some of the myths and oversimplifications around issues like 'political correctness,' and it shows how dangerous it is to oversimplify and distort some very complicated issues...read more

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9781905541492 | Spiral-bound edition (Russell House, July 31, 2009), cover price $99.95 | About this edition: Issues of equality and diversity are complex, difficult, and sensitive.

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Product Description: Focusing on the challenges of achieving good practice, Understanding Social Work reflects recent developments in social work within the context of contemporary society, law and policy. This popular text continues to offer an excellent foundation for readers for anyone wanting a better understanding of the social work role...read more

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9781137497093 | 4th edition (Palgrave Macmillan, May 22, 2015), cover price $39.00 | About this edition: Focusing on the challenges of achieving good practice, Understanding Social Work reflects recent developments in social work within the context of contemporary society, law and policy.
9780230221802 | 3 edition (Palgrave Macmillan, June 15, 2009), cover price $39.00 | About this edition: In an extensive update to reflect the recent developments in theory and practice, the new edition of Understanding Social Work covers the basics in an easy-to-comprehend style.
9781403942029 | 2 edition (Gardners Books, April 1, 2005), cover price $39.20 | About this edition: Provides a superb introduction to the nature of social work: its legal and policy base, the knowledge, skills and values involved, and the challenges and pitfalls practitioners face.
9780333717493 | Macmillan Pub Ltd, March 1, 2000, cover price $52.50 | About this edition: Social work is both a demanding and rewarding profession.
9780140161014, titled "Devoted Ladies" | Penguin USA, September 1, 1985, cover price $6.95 | also contains Devoted Ladies | About this edition: George Playfair, an Irish gentleman, tries to save Jane from her destructive relationship with Jessica, who is cruelly possessive

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Product Description: This text provides a practical but theoretically informed foundation for meeting the challenges of social work practice. Thompson offers a truly contemporary way of conceptualising social work, providing readers with a taste of what social work is really like...read more

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9780230201927 | Palgrave Macmillan, December 15, 2008, cover price $48.00 | About this edition: This text provides a practical but theoretically informed foundation for meeting the challenges of social work practice.

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Product Description: The workplace is not immune to the problems, pressures, and challenges presented by experiences of loss and trauma and the grief reactions they produce. This clearly written, well-crafted book offers important insights and understanding to help us appreciate the difficulties involved and prepare ourselves for dealing with such demanding situations when they arise...read more

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9780895033420 | Baywood Pub Co, February 1, 2009, cover price $53.95 | About this edition: The workplace is not immune to the problems, pressures, and challenges presented by experiences of loss and trauma and the grief reactions they produce.

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Product Description: 110 pages.

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9781905541317 | Spiral-bound edition (Russell House, September 30, 2008), cover price $79.95 | About this edition: 110 pages.

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Product Description: This succinct and insightful guide to reflective practice is designed for students and practitioners of social work, health care and related fields. Its clear and careful integration of both the 'thinking and doing' elements of the often challenging task of practising reflectively makes this an ideal text at all levels of study and practice...read more

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9780230573185 | Palgrave Macmillan, July 8, 2008, cover price $41.00 | About this edition: This succinct and insightful guide to reflective practice is designed for students and practitioners of social work, health care and related fields.

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Product Description: Empowerment has become a well-used term across a wide variety of social work settings that involve dealing with people and their problems. But is it a central part of good practice or an empty word? And what of power? It is a central theme of human services practice but, like empowerment, is often only loosely examined...read more

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9781903855997 | Russell House, July 1, 2007, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Empowerment has become a well-used term across a wide variety of social work settings that involve dealing with people and their problems.

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Product Description: Now brought thoroughly up to date, this book was acclaimed in the previous edition. "Very clearly laid out with a range of useful exercises that encourage the reader to reflect, both on their own practice and on reading...to feel enthused not only to explore specific issues such as assessment, but also to look at how they might take their thinking further...read more

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9781905541096 | 2 edition (Russell House, July 1, 2007), cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Now brought thoroughly up to date, this book was acclaimed in the previous edition.

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Aims to meet the needs of social work students, professionals and service managers. This edition work explores an area that is central to management in social work. It reflects legislation, policy, procedure and concerns, with material that aims to develop readers' confidence and skills in the context of learning organizations.

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9781403918376 | 3 edition (Palgrave Macmillan, September 4, 2006), cover price $47.00 | About this edition: Aims to meet the needs of social work students, professionals and service managers.

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Product Description: In this revised and updated edition, Neil Thompson presents a clear and accessible analysis of the complexities of discrimination and oppression and the challenges of making equality practice a reality. Critical of the orthodoxies and oversimplifications of "political correctness," Promoting Equality combines analysis and understanding of the latest theory with practice examples and insights...read more

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9780333993538 | 2 edition (Palgrave Macmillan, May 6, 2010), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: In this revised and updated edition, Neil Thompson presents a clear and accessible analysis of the complexities of discrimination and oppression and the challenges of making equality practice a reality.

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