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Social work research.

Norman A. Polansky

Social work research.

by Norman A. Polansky

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Published by University of Chicago Press in [Chicago] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social service -- Research

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV11 .P64
    The Physical Object
    Pagination306 p.
    Number of Pages306
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5800960M
    LC Control Number60014357
    OCLC/WorldCa262062

    Social Research Methods A Case Study in Collaborative Research: Development of “Confirmation Wars, Legislative Time, and Collateral Damage” A Case Study of School Leadership and the Change Process Through the Lens of Bronfenbrenner’s Bioecological Theory of Human Development.   Book Description: This textbook was created to provide an introduction to research methods for BSW and MSW students, with particular emphasis on research and practice relevant to students at the University of Texas at Arlington. It provides an introduction to social work students to help evaluate research for evidence-based practice and design social work research projects.

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Acknowledgements. This book has emerged from our teaching of research to social work students, mostly undergraduates, of whom many regard research with the proverbial fear and loathing and as an unnecessary diversion from their study of ‘real social work’.

He was the first chair of the European Social Work Research Association (ESWRA) and a founder editor of the journal Qualitative Social Work. He has authored almost peer-reviewed papers, more than 20 books, 60 book chapters, and various research reports/5(4).

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Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle by: Social Work Research and Evaluation applies systematically developed research knowledge to social work practice and emphasizes the “doing” of social work as a reciprocal avenue for generating research evidence and social work the Examined Practice Model, authors Elizabeth G.

DePoy and Stephen F. Gilson present research as the identification of a problem and then. Social Work ASWB Clinical Exam Guide and Practice Test, Second Edition Set - Includes a Comprehensive Study Guide and LCSW Practice Test Book with.

Social work research means conducting an investigation in accordance with the scientific method. The aim of social work research is to build the social work knowledge base in order to solve practical problems in social work practice or social policy.

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Purpose of Social Work Research: As social work is a practice profession, the major purpose of social work research is to search for answers relating to interventions or practice File Size: 3MB. Social Work Research Methods is a step-by-step journey through the process of conducting research.

With over 30 years of teaching experience, author Reginald O. York helps readers discover how research can enable them to better serve clients in the field.

Social work is also regarded as a practice discipline, because unlike the other social sciences professionals, social workers involve in direct practice and intervention in the field. This book is classified in to five parts, namely the foundation component, the methods component. Social Work Research publishes exemplary research to advance the development of knowledge and inform social work practice Discover a more complete picture of how readers engage with research in Social Work Research through Altmetric data.

Now available on article pages. Recommend to your library. Fill out our simple online form to recommend. social work, organized effort to help individuals and families to adjust themselves to the community, as well as to adapt the community to the needs of such persons and families.

Modern social work employs three methods of assistance: case work, group work, and community organization. Social Work Research and the Analysis of Social Data is a research book that describes both methodology and data analysis in logical sequence as a basis in order to begin the application of scientific method to psycho-social problems.

The Journal of Social Work is a forum for the publication, dissemination and debate of key ideas and research in social work. The journal aims to advance theoretical understanding, shape policy, and inform practice, and welcomes submissions from all areas of social work.

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Individual books are listed as well as. Evidence-Based Practice refers to the process where the practitioner combines well researched interventions with clinical experience and ethics, client preferences and culture to guide and inform the delivery of treatments and services (Social Work Policy Institute).

Get a quick overview of evidence based research and the hierarchy of Author: Alyssa Brissett. Social Work Research Methods: Four Alternative Paradigms is the first book that expands social work research methods to include alternative models and integrate these methodologies into general social work practice.

In addition to addressing ethics, diversity, and technology, author Teresa Morris also describes research methods for positivism, post-positivism, critical theory, and constructivism.Social Work Research has been designed to address this and to demonstrate the importance of research for improving social work practice.

Written in an engaging and accessible style, the book explains the links between practice, knowledge and research.“Dr. Padgett’s text Qualitative Methods in Social Work Research is informative and easy for students to read and understand.

The book offers clear advice to students about how to design and execute qualitative research studies.”.