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Product Description: Alongside the surging popularity of positive psychology has come a quiet but significant chorus of dissenting voices, raising questions about the movement: that it is philosophically naive, that it uncritically employs natural science research methods, that it takes a separatist stance, is unable to comprehensively acknowledge its theoretical antecedents, and that it is too closely aligned with mainstream US values, beliefs and politics...read more

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9781138123472 | Routledge, October 22, 2016, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: Alongside the surging popularity of positive psychology has come a quiet but significant chorus of dissenting voices, raising questions about the movement: that it is philosophically naive, that it uncritically employs natural science research methods, that it takes a separatist stance, is unable to comprehensively acknowledge its theoretical antecedents, and that it is too closely aligned with mainstream US values, beliefs and politics.

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9781138123489 | Reprint edition (Routledge, October 22, 2016), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Alongside the surging popularity of positive psychology has come a quiet but significant chorus of dissenting voices, raising questions about the movement: that it is philosophically naive, that it uncritically employs natural science research methods, that it takes a separatist stance, is unable to comprehensively acknowledge its theoretical antecedents, and that it is too closely aligned with mainstream US values, beliefs and politics.

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Product Description: The Second Edition of Organisations and Management in Social Work examines the complex organizational settings in which social workers practice and identifies opportunities for taking action for positive change. A robust critique of organizational practices is encouraged throughout the book with an emphasis on active participation in the everyday life of organizations to achieve social work's goals...read more

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9781446252307 | Sage Pubns Ltd, November 29, 2012, cover price $135.00 | About this edition: The Second Edition of Organisations and Management in Social Work examines the complex organizational settings in which social workers practice and identifies opportunities for taking action for positive change.

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9781446252314 | 2 edition (Sage Pubns Ltd, November 29, 2012), cover price $49.00 | About this edition: The Second Edition of Organisations and Management in Social Work examines the complex organizational settings in which social workers practice and identifies opportunities for taking action for positive change.

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By Michael Wearing (editor)

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9781613244623 | Nova Science Pub Inc, November 30, 2011, cover price $180.00

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Product Description: What role does social work play in human service organizations? How do social workers experience and initiate organizational change? How can they engage and negotiate with managers and other professionals? How does a social worker deal with ethical and interpersonal conflicts within organizations? This book grounds these complex questions in a comprehensive and accessible overview of the organizational context of social work practice...read more

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9781412902007 | Sage Pubns Ltd, September 24, 2007, cover price $103.00 | About this edition: What role does social work play in human service organizations?

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Product Description: How do clients experience welfare services? How can management support staff in their work? Community and human service workers are the public face of social policy. The way in which they interpret policy in their everyday work defines welfare services for their clients...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781864487220 | Allen & Unwin, June 1, 1998, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: How do clients experience welfare services?

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