1 edition of Social worker as researcher found in the catalog.
Social worker as researcher
Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-324) and index.
|Statement||Tina Maschi Robert Youdin|
|LC Classifications||HV11 .M3497 2012|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 335 p. :|
|Number of Pages||335|
|ISBN 10||0205594948, 0205022421, 0205022723|
|ISBN 10||9780205594948, 9780205022427, 9780205022724|
|LC Control Number||2011018293|
Qualitative Methods in Social Work Research provides accessible, how-to instruction for carrying out rigorous qualitative research. The thoroughly revised Third Edition offers a comprehensive introduction to qualitative methods based on six major approaches: ethnography, grounded theory, case study, narrative, phenomenological, and participatory action research. High quality research in social work is important for many reasons. Research may be utilized to evaluate the effectiveness of the practice in which social workers engage and the programs they pment of new knowledge, policies and programs .
relevant to social work practice, but also a step-by-step approach to undertaking research in their work. Research for Social Workersdeals with research issues from a social work perspective, using social work examples and incorporating social work based methods. It has been written as a guide for beginners in appropriately non-technical lan-. 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.
Note: Social workers use this theory to understand clients who are experiencing oppression in some form or another in our capitalist society. Primary Perspectives Strengths – Stems from the work of Saleeby () – The social worker assumes that the client has multiple strengths. The social worker tries to assess theFile Size: KB. ‘The Literature’ and Social Work Practice What do we mean by ‘the literature’? ‘The literature’ is the body of academic research that has been published and disseminated through publications such as books, academic journals, practitioner journals, websites and other sources. It’s basically a shorthand way of referring to.
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Provides a unique human rights and social justice framework to social work research. This book is part of the Connecting Core Competencies Series. This series helps students understand and master CSWE’s core competencies with a variety of pedagogy highlighted competency content and critical thinking questions for the competencies throughout/5(5).
Provides a unique human rights and social justice framework to social work research This book is part of the Connecting Core Competencies Series.
This series helps Social worker as researcher book understand and master CSWE’s core competencies with a variety of pedagogy highlighted competency content and critical thinking questions for the competencies : On-line Supplement. Social Work ASWB Clinical Exam Guide and Practice Test, Second Edition Set - Includes a Comprehensive Study Guide and LCSW Practice Test Book with Questions, Free Mobile and Web Access Included Dawn Apgar PhD LSW ACSW.
Social Worker as Researcher delves into the research and evaluation process of social work and how it can be applied to advocacy and better identifying problems and solutions. Author(s): Tina Maschi and Robert Youdin. 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.
Investigating phenomena in accordance with the scientific method requires maximal adherence to empirical principles, such as basing conclusions on observations. Description. A reader-friendly, comprehensive discussion of social work management.
This title is also available as a more affordable e-book. The Social Worker as Manager: A Practical Guide to Success provides an understanding of the functions and responsibilities of managers at any level - from supervisor to executive director. The seventh edition emphasizes how Format: Promotional Materials.
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.
10 Books Every Social Worker Should Read. Social workers are faced with helping clients and patients work through various issues — from substance abuse and depression to a lengthy adoption process and eating disorders. With so many resources online, it can be tough to find the best ones.
Research is a critical tool for all social workers. The process of becoming a researcher should start during social work education.
This article will discuss, from the perspective of an undergraduate social work student and her professor, the transformation from classroom research student to actual researcher during the field practicum experience.
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Individual books are listed as well. Applying Research to Social Work presents social work students and practitioners with the background to the key current issues relating to social work practice and social research.
It also provides guidance on the skills needed to evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of a range of research studies. As most other introductory social work research texts, this book appears to come from a mainly positivist view.
I would have appreciated more of a discussion related to power, privilege, and oppression and the role these play in the research topics that get studied and who benefits, along with anti-oppressive research/5(4).
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.
Social work research may be defined as the study of the relationship of social workers with their clients, such as the individuals, groups or communities on various levels of interaction or thereby as well as their natural relationships and functioning within the File Size: 3MB.
A Case Study of Spatial Analysis: Approaching a Research Question With Spatial Data; A Case Study of Three Working Mothers: Using Interviews and Activity Logs for Work–Family Research; A Case Study on Teaching Mathematical Language: An Experience With 5-Year-Old Children; A Mixed-Method Study Comparing Migrant Integration Outcomes in Five.
The social sciences have an inherent obligation not only to keep abreast of current relevant research, but also to be competent enough to apply new treatments and insights within their practice.
Social workers are truly dedicated professionals who have to complete a minimum number of continuing education credits to continue practicing.
theories in social work practice will then lead a social worker to determine the best course of action, referred to as a method, intervention or approach, with the service user (Teater, ).Author: Barbra Teater. Social Science Research: Principles, Methods, and Practices, 2nd edition By Anol Bhattacherjee First published ISBN ISBN Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Unported License: Users are free to use, copy, share, distribute, display, and reference this book under the following conditions:Cited by: 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. For example If a researcher wanted to study social interaction patterns of HIV infected patients but knew little or nothing about the phenomenon; an exploratory research would be appropriate.
A preliminary interview with the relative of HIV infected patients would enable researcher to develop a specific study design. Research skills are as critical to social work practitioners as skills in individual and group counselling, policy analysis, and community development.
Adopting strategies similar to those used in direct practice courses, this book integrates research with social work practice, and in so doing promotes an understanding and appreciation of the research process.MSW Research Methods. A graduate-level social work research methods textbook centering multiple ways of knowing and project-based learning.
This book will include online interactive content and represents a collaboration across academic, for-profit, and government researchers in social work. Expected publication date: August 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. Modern social work employs three methods of assistance: case work, group work, and community organization.