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Product Description: Social work deals with the heavy end of human difficulties such as cruelty, self-destructiveness and severe and enduring mental health problems. How do social workers make sense of the emotional difficulties which come with the realities of practice? Understanding our clients is the best way of dealing with complex situations and avoiding burnout and stress? The contributors to this book argue that psychoanalysis provides a theory of development and behaviour capable of formulating a realistic model for understanding emotional difficulties and disturbances in both clients and ourselves The chapters demonstrate a way of thinking for the practitioner that can be used in all situations...read more
By Robin Solomon (editor)

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9781138905634 | Routledge, June 22, 2017, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Social work deals with the heavy end of human difficulties such as cruelty, self-destructiveness and severe and enduring mental health problems.

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9781138905665 | Reprint edition (Routledge, June 22, 2017), cover price $48.95 | About this edition: Social work deals with the heavy end of human difficulties such as cruelty, self-destructiveness and severe and enduring mental health problems.

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Product Description: Innovations in Interventions to Address Intimate Partner Violence: Research and Practice speaks to what can be done to effectively intervene to end intimate partner violence against women. Including contributions from both researchers and practitioners, chapters describe service innovations across systems in large urban and remote rural contexts, aimed at majority and minority populations, and that utilize a range of theoretical perspectives to understand and promote change in violence and victimization...read more
By Leslie Tutty (editor)

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9781138692275 | Routledge, March 1, 2017, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Innovations in Interventions to Address Intimate Partner Violence: Research and Practice speaks to what can be done to effectively intervene to end intimate partner violence against women.

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Product Description: Today's parents are constantly pressured to be perfect. But in striving to do everything right, we risk missing what children really need for lifelong emotional security. Now the simple, powerful "Circle of Security" parenting strategies that Kent Hoffman, Glen Cooper, and Bert Powell have taught thousands of families are available in self-help form for the first time...read more
By Daniel J. Siegel (foreword by)

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9781462528134 | Guilford Pubn, February 1, 2017, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Today's parents are constantly pressured to be perfect.

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9781462527632 | Reprint edition (Guilford Pubn, February 1, 2017), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Today's parents are constantly pressured to be perfect.

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Product Description: Gwenelle S. O′Neal’s new text From Oppression to Inclusion: Social Workers Advancing Change  is intended for use in diversity courses found in most social work programs. It provides a framework for examining the history of oppression that perpetuates contemporary social divisions and maintains social injustice, promotes personal assessment of social work values and offers pathways for collaboration and capacity building...read more

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9781483391755 | Sage Pubns, January 15, 2017, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Gwenelle S.

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Product Description: In diesem Buch werden vertiefte Analysen von Daten aus einem Forschungsprojekt zu wirkungsvollen Elementen in der Beratungspraxis der Schulsozialarbeit vorgestellt. Für das Forschungsprojekt wurde ein Clear-Box-Design entwickelt, über das angestrebt wurde, die Komplexität von Beratungen durch verschiedene Formen der Datenerhebung (Videographie, Interviews, Auto-Konfrontation, Beobachtungen, quantitative Befragungen) möglichst umfangreich zu erfassen...read more

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9783658116880 | Vs Verlag Fur Sozialwissenschaften, January 6, 2017, cover price $59.99 | About this edition: In diesem Buch werden vertiefte Analysen von Daten aus einem Forschungsprojekt zu wirkungsvollen Elementen in der Beratungspraxis der Schulsozialarbeit vorgestellt.

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Product Description: COMMUNICATING FOR RESULTS: A GUIDE FOR BUSINESS AND THE PROFESSIONS, 11th Edition, equips you with the basic concepts and techniques you need to successfully communicate in today's business world, regardless of your current level of experience...read more

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9781111842161 | 10th edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 28, 2013), cover price $220.95 | About this edition: This best-selling text will show you the basic concepts and techniques you need to successfully communicate in today's business world, regardless of your current level of business experience.
9781439036433 | 9 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, February 12, 2010), cover price $243.95 | About this edition: This best-selling text will show you the basic concepts and techniques you need to successfully communicate in today's business world, regardless of your current level of business experience.
9780495102519 | Int edition (Gardners Books, March 15, 2007), cover price $91.50 | About this edition: Introduces students to the basic concepts and techniques needed to communicate in the business world.
9780495095842 | 8 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, February 16, 2007), cover price $234.95 | About this edition: This best-selling text will show you the basic concepts and techniques you need to successfully communicate in today's business world, regardless of your current level of business experience.
9780534562304 | Wadsworth Pub Co, August 1, 2000, cover price $73.95 | also contains Comorbid Conditions Among Children With Autism Spectrum Disorders | About this edition: This best-selling introduction to the basic concepts and techniques needed to communicate successfully in today's business world, is designed to improve the communication skills of entry-level managers and employees, and to serve as a reference for experienced professionals who wish to refresh or update their communication skills.
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Product Description: With a range of experts from different disciplines and professions, this text comprehensively explains human trafficking as it exists and is being addressed in the twenty-first century. The first section gives an overview of the issue and contextualizes it within a human rights and historical framework...read more

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9781138931015 | 2 revised edition (Routledge, January 1, 2017), cover price $150.00 | About this edition: With a range of experts from different disciplines and professions, this text comprehensively explains human trafficking as it exists and is being addressed in the twenty-first century.
9780415892247 | Routledge, April 8, 2013, cover price $175.00 | About this edition: The practice of one human being exploiting another in slavery-like conditions is not new.

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9781138931039 | 2 revised edition (Routledge, January 1, 2017), cover price $59.95 | About this edition: With a range of experts from different disciplines and professions, this text comprehensively explains human trafficking as it exists and is being addressed in the twenty-first century.
9780415892254 | Routledge, April 9, 2013, cover price $65.95 | About this edition: The practice of one human being exploiting another in slavery-like conditions is not new.

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Product Description: Today there are nearly six million children under the age of five living in poverty in the world's richest country. Blanket statements are often tossed around in the political arena, public debate sphere, and progressive rhetoric...read more

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9780190459031 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 29, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Today there are nearly six million children under the age of five living in poverty in the world's richest country.

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Product Description: Building foundational whole-number knowledge can help put K-5 students on the path to academic success and career readiness. Filling a gap for school practitioners, this book presents step-by-step guidelines for designing and implementing classwide, small-group, and individual interventions for mathematics difficulties...read more

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9781462528288 | Guilford Pubn, December 9, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Building foundational whole-number knowledge can help put K-5 students on the path to academic success and career readiness.

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Product Description: From an experienced clinician and a prominent psychotherapy researcher, this book synthesizes the evidence base for cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and translates it into practical clinical guidelines. Therapists and students learn how to implement core CBT techniques, why and how they work, and what to do when faced with gaps in scientific knowledge...read more

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9781462528455 | 2 edition (Guilford Pubn, December 8, 2016), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: From an experienced clinician and a prominent psychotherapy researcher, this book synthesizes the evidence base for cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and translates it into practical clinical guidelines.
9781606230206 | 1 edition (Guilford Pubn, January 16, 2009), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: From leading experts in the field—a practicing clinical psychologist and a renowned psychotherapy researcher—this book synthesizes the evidence base for cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and translates it into practical clinical guidelines.

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Product Description: It is said that greed fuels capitalism and socialism feeds on envy. But what happens in a stable society when a successful economy generates material progress for one population sector, while simultaneously creating income inequality and poverty for another sector? While this has long been a classic debate for economists, Neil Gilbert, a social welfare theorist, offers a new take...read more

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9780199361335 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 1, 2016, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: It is said that greed fuels capitalism and socialism feeds on envy.

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Product Description: The first book of its kind in North America, Queering Social Work Education combines LGBTQ history and personal narratives from a diverse range of queer social work educators and students with much-needed analyses and recommendations...read more
By Nick J. Mule (editor)

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9780774832694 | Univ of British Columbia Pr, December 1, 2016, cover price $99.00 | About this edition: The first book of its kind in North America, Queering Social Work Education combines LGBTQ history and personal narratives from a diverse range of queer social work educators and students with much-needed analyses and recommendations.

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Product Description: This book provides a basic introduction to social work. It discusses the ambiguities of social work, looking at its historical and social developments and facing the challenges of the 21st century. The authors examine and discuss the thematic and methodological field of social work within the concept of Reflexive Modernism and thus give fresh impetus to the discipline...read more

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9783110440119 | De Gruyter Oldenbourg, November 30, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: This book provides a basic introduction to social work.

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Product Description: Housing matters for everyone, as it provides shelter, security, privacy, and stability. For survivors of intimate partner violence (IPV), housing takes on an additional meaning; it is the key to establishing a new life, free from abuse...read more
By Carol Corden (contributor)

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9780813585857 | Rutgers Univ Pr, November 29, 2016, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: Housing matters for everyone, as it provides shelter, security, privacy, and stability.

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9780813585840 | Reprint edition (Rutgers Univ Pr, November 29, 2016), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Housing matters for everyone, as it provides shelter, security, privacy, and stability.

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Product Description: Grounded in a deep understanding of what makes intimate relationships succeed, this book provides concrete guidelines for addressing the complexities of real-world clinical practice with couples. Leading couple therapist Ellen Wachtel describes the principles of therapeutic interventions that motivate couples to alter entrenched patterns, build on strengths, and navigate the “legacy” issues that each person brings to the relationship...read more
By Paul L. Wachtel (contributor)

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9781462528172 | Guilford Pubn, November 8, 2016, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Grounded in a deep understanding of what makes intimate relationships succeed, this book provides concrete guidelines for addressing the complexities of real-world clinical practice with couples.

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Product Description: In this groundbreaking look at the history and politics of the US child welfare system, "When the Welfare People Come" exposes the system in its totality, from child protective investigation to foster care and mandated services, arguing that it constitutes a mechanism of control exerted over poor and working class parents and children...read more

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9781608467433 | Haymarket Books, November 8, 2016, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: In this groundbreaking look at the history and politics of the US child welfare system, "When the Welfare People Come" exposes the system in its totality, from child protective investigation to foster care and mandated services, arguing that it constitutes a mechanism of control exerted over poor and working class parents and children.

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Product Description: Im bisher größten Forschungsprojekt zum deutschen Stiftungswesen wurde erstmals auf Grundlage einer umfangreichen Datenbasis eine Einschätzung der Rollen, Positionierungen und Beiträge deutscher Stiftungen vorgenommen. Der Band führt zunächst in den aktuellen Stand der Stiftungs- und Philanthropieforschung und das Vorgehen der Forschungsgruppe um Helmut K...read more

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9783658133689 | Vs Verlag Fur Sozialwissenschaften, November 8, 2016, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Im bisher größten Forschungsprojekt zum deutschen Stiftungswesen wurde erstmals auf Grundlage einer umfangreichen Datenbasis eine Einschätzung der Rollen, Positionierungen und Beiträge deutscher Stiftungen vorgenommen.

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Product Description: Stiftungen bewegen sich mit ihren Zielen zwischen der Bewahrung von Tradition und Kultur, gesellschaftlichem Wandel und Fürsorge. Viele Stiftungen sehen sich als eigenständige innovative Kraft, andere als Förderer der Zivilgesellschaft oder als karitative Einrichtungen...read more
By Helmut K. Anheier (editor)

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9783658117504, titled "Deutsche Stiftungen: Rollen, Positionierung, Beiträge" | Vs Verlag Fur Sozialwissenschaften, November 8, 2016, cover price $59.99 | About this edition: Stiftungen bewegen sich mit ihren Zielen zwischen der Bewahrung von Tradition und Kultur, gesellschaftlichem Wandel und Fürsorge.

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Product Description: In a digital world where the public’s voice is growing increasingly strong, how can health experts best exert influence to contain the global spread of infectious diseases? Digital media sites provide an important source of health information, however are also powerful platforms for the public to air personal experiences and concerns...read more

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9781138186064 | Routledge, November 7, 2016, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: In a digital world where the public’s voice is growing increasingly strong, how can health experts best exert influence to contain the global spread of infectious diseases?

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Product Description: A step-by-step guide for creating an adult literacy and workforce training program designed to promote professional partnerships and personal growth in your library.• Shows how libraries can effectively advocate for and support members of their communities in tough economic times• Provides a solid model for outreach services for libraries• Demonstrates ways to increase the value of local public libraries in the eyes of business and industry leaders• Provides librarians with an adult education framework that they can use in other types of adult programmin...read more

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9781440849664 | Libraries Unltd Inc, November 1, 2016, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: A step-by-step guide for creating an adult literacy and workforce training program designed to promote professional partnerships and personal growth in your library.

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Product Description: Purge is a writing about how a young sensitive man finds the love of his life, marries her, and their idyllic life is fractured by another's greed, and this refined lover of life, has to do prison time. After facing hate, along with physical and mental trauma in prison, he exits prison a different person...read more

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9781885793102 | Golden Door Pr, October 31, 2016, cover price $18.50 | About this edition: Purge is a writing about how a young sensitive man finds the love of his life, marries her, and their idyllic life is fractured by another's greed, and this refined lover of life, has to do prison time.

Product Description: Featuring a wealth of clinical examples, this book facilitates implementation of trauma-focused cognitive-behavioral therapy (TF-CBT) in a range of contexts. It demonstrates how assessment strategies and treatment components can be tailored to optimally serve clients' needs while maintaining overall fidelity to the TF-CBT model...read more
By Esther Deblinger (editor)

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9781462504824 | Guilford Pubn, May 30, 2012, cover price $46.00 | About this edition: Featuring a wealth of clinical examples, this book facilitates implementation of Trauma-Focused Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) in a range of contexts.

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9781462527663 | Guilford Pubn, October 29, 2016, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Featuring a wealth of clinical examples, this book facilitates implementation of trauma-focused cognitive-behavioral therapy (TF-CBT) in a range of contexts.

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Product Description: While campus engagement with the local community is generally viewed in a positive light, in reality these collaborations are more complex. Presenting a variety of contemporary models and frameworks for community engagement, this book is distinguished by its unique emphasis on campus-community partnerships from the perspective of the community...read more

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9780826126221 | Springer Pub Co, October 15, 2016, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: While campus engagement with the local community is generally viewed in a positive light, in reality these collaborations are more complex.

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