Social Work: An Empowering Profession Plus MySearchLab with eText -- Access Card Package (8th Edition) (Connecting Core Competencies)

3.6 avg rating
( 42 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780205922383: Social Work: An Empowering Profession Plus MySearchLab with eText -- Access Card Package (8th Edition) (Connecting Core Competencies)

ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition, you may need a CourseID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products.

 

Packages

Access codes for Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products may not be included when purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson; check with the seller before completing your purchase.

 

Used or rental books

If you rent or purchase a used book with an access code, the access code may have been redeemed previously and you may have to purchase a new access code.

 

Access codes

Access codes that are purchased from sellers other than Pearson carry a higher risk of being either the wrong ISBN or a previously redeemed code. Check with the seller prior to purchase.

 

--

Applies the empowerment perspective to the Social Work profession.

 

Social Work: An Empowering Profession, 8e introduces the social work profession and interweaves contemporary themes of strength, human rights, and social justices. In addition, this title details the empowerment-oriented roles of the social worker as consultant, resource manager, and educator.

 

Connecting Core Competencies series -- Each chapter highlights the core competencies and practice behavior examples found in the Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS) set by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE). Critical thinking questions throughout reinforces these connections. MySearchLab.com activities enhance the student experience by integrating the mastery of CSWE's core competencies with practice and research.

 

This title is available in a variety of formats — digital and print. Pearson offers its titles on the devices students love through Pearson’s MyLab products, CourseSmart, Amazon, and more.

 

Learning Goals

Upon completing this book, readers will be able to:

  • Understand the Social Work Profession.
  • Apply principles of empowerment to various fields of social work practice.
  • Apply critical thinking skills to case scenarios presented throughout the text.
  • Analyze issues faced by clients using a human right and social frame.
  • Examine personal perspectives and biases.

0205922384 / 9780205922383 Social Work: An Empowering Profession Plus MySearchLab with eText -- Access Card Package

Package consists of:   

0205239927 / 9780205239924 MySearchLab with Pearson eText -- Valuepack Access Card

020584894X / 9780205848942 Social Work: An Empowering Profession

 

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Brenda DuBois, MSW,LCSW, Ph.D. is Professor of Social Work at St. Ambrose University, Davenport, Iowa. She has been a graduate and undergraduate social work educator in Iowa for thirty-three years. Professor DuBois received her masters degree in social work in 1977 at the University of Iowa and a doctorate in educational administration from Illinois State University in 2002. She has extensive social work practice and consultation experience in public welfare, community planning, organizational development, and program evaluation. Dr. DuBois serves as a member on a number of community agency initiatives, ethics committees, and as a board member to agencies in the Quad Cities. She has published several articles on ethics and empowerment and has co-authored two social work texts on empowerment in social work: Social Work: An Empowering Profession with Karla Miley and Generalist Social Work Practice: An Empowering Approach with Karla Miley and Michael O’Melia.

Karla Miley, MSW,LSW is Professor Emerita, Black Hawk College, Moline, Illinois. She has been a graduate and undergraduate social work educator in Illinois and Iowa for thirty years. Professor Miley received her masters degree in social work in 1966 at the University of Chicago, School of Social Service Administration. She has extensive social work practice and consultation experience in school social work, health care, child welfare, and aging services. Professor Miley has served as a member on a number of community agency initiatives and boards. She has published several articles on ethics and empowerment and has co-authored two social work texts on empowerment in social work: Social Work: An Empowering Profession with Brenda DuBois and Generalist Social Work Practice: An Empowering Approach with Brenda DuBois and Michael O’Melia.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 186.40
US$ 168.98

Convert Currency

Shipping: US$ 3.50
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

DuBois, Brenda L.Miley, Karla Krogsrud
Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 0205922384 ISBN 13: 9780205922383
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall. Book Condition: New. Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 0205922384

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 168.98
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.50
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Brenda L. DuBois; Karla Krogsrud Miley
Published by Pearson (2013)
ISBN 10: 0205922384 ISBN 13: 9780205922383
New Softcover Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
Palexbooks
(Sanford, NC, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson, 2013. Book Condition: New. Brand new! Please provide a physical shipping address. Bookseller Inventory # 9780205922383

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 245.67
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.00
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Dubois, Brenda L./ Miley, Karla Krogsrud
Published by Pearson College Div (2013)
ISBN 10: 0205922384 ISBN 13: 9780205922383
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson College Div, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 8th pap/psc edition. 256 pages. 9.75x8.00x0.75 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 0205922384

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 307.96
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.93
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

DuBois, Brenda L., Miley, Karla Krogsrud
Published by Pearson (2013)
ISBN 10: 0205922384 ISBN 13: 9780205922383
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Nearfine Books
(Brooklyn, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson, 2013. Book Condition: new. Shiny and new! Expect delivery in 20 days. Bookseller Inventory # 9780205922383-1

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 330.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.00
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds