Evaluation and Social Work Practice / Edition 1

Evaluation and Social Work Practice / Edition 1

by Ian Graham Ronald Shaw
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761957936

ISBN-13: 9780761957935

Pub. Date: 07/06/1999

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Evaluation and Social Work Practice offers a comprehensive treatment of the central issues confronting evaluation in social work that links theory and method to practical applications.

Evaluation is an integral part of social work and social care provision, for both practice and service delivery. Evaluation can improve effectiveness and increase accountability

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Evaluation and Social Work Practice offers a comprehensive treatment of the central issues confronting evaluation in social work that links theory and method to practical applications.

Evaluation is an integral part of social work and social care provision, for both practice and service delivery. Evaluation can improve effectiveness and increase accountability and help develop new models of practice and service delivery. The authors argue that evaluation should not just be applied to practice but should be a direct dimension of practice.

Appealing to the student, researcher and practitioner, Evaluation and Social Work Practice will become the standard reference source on evalua

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761957935
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
07/06/1999
Series:
Social Work Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
260
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.55(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction - Joyce Lishman
Evidence for Practice - Ian Shaw
A Perspective on Empirical Practice - William J Reid and Pamela Zettergren
Qualitative Practice Evaluation - Nick Gould
Evaluation and Empowerment - Karen Dullea and Audrey Mullender
Collaborative Evaluation with Service Users - Clare Evans and Mike Fisher
Feminist Evaluation - Beth Humphries
Histories in Social Work - Ruth R Martin
Work in Progress - Karen Tanner and Pat Le Riche
Interviewing and Evaluating - Jan Fook, Robyn Munford and Jackie Sanders
Qualitative Clinical Research and Evaluation - Roy Ruckdeschel
Single-System Evaluation - Martin Bloom
Behavioural and Cognitive Interventions - Maurice Vanstone

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