ISBN-10:
1111771960
ISBN-13:
2901111771965
Pub. Date:
06/15/2011
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Student Workbook Practice Behaviors for Barusch's Brooks/Cole Empowerment Series: Foundations of Social Policy: Social Justice in Human Perspective, 4th / Edition 4

Student Workbook Practice Behaviors for Barusch's Brooks/Cole Empowerment Series: Foundations of Social Policy: Social Justice in Human Perspective, 4th / Edition 4

by Amanda S. Barusch

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Student Workbook Practice Behaviors for Barusch's Brooks/Cole Empowerment Series: Foundations of Social Policy: Social Justice in Human Perspective, 4th / Edition 4


This new practice-oriented workbook includes experiential learning exercises explicitly aligned to the practice behaviors recommended in the Council on Social Work Education's (CSWE) Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS). The workbook encourages students to begin developing their skills with social work practice behaviors through Case-Based Exercises, Short Answer ethical questions, critical thinking questions, and role-play exercises in class or as activity assignments to be done outside of class. Each exercise is linked to specific practice behaviors, and each chapter is followed by an assessment rubric to be completed by the student, a peer evaluator, or their instructor to foster accountability. NEW: The entire supplement is new to this edition.

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ISBN-13: 2901111771965
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication date: 06/15/2011
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 144
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

About the Author


A native of California, Amanda S. Barusch completed her B.A. in Psychology at Reed College and her M.S.W. and Ph.D. in Social Welfare at the University of California, Berkeley. Her primary research and teaching interests are in the fields of social policy and aging. She has investigated topics ranging from interpersonal relations to international policy comparisons. She has published articles in leading North American journals and is the author or coauthor of seven books. Dr. Barusch joined the faculty at the University of Utah College of Social Work in 1985. She has served as Associate Dean for Research and Doctoral Studies (2003-2007) and Director of the Social Research Institute (1995-1998); and is now Associate Dean for Research. She serves as Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Gerontological Social Work and is on the editorial board of the Journal of Poverty. She is a fellow in the Gerontological Society of America. Since June of 2007 she has also held an appointment as Professor of Gerontology at the University of Otago in Dunedin, New Zealand, where she continues to serve on a part-time basis.

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