Stock Image

Social Work and the Black Experience

Elmer P. Martin

4 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 087101257X / ISBN 13: 9780871012579
Published by NASW Press, 1995
Condition: Good Soft cover
From Books Express (Portsmouth, NH, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since August 14, 2015 Seller Rating 4-star rating

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 84.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: Free Within U.S.A. Destination, rates & speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Bookseller Inventory # 087101257X

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Social Work and the Black Experience

Publisher: NASW Press

Publication Date: 1995

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Good

Edition: 1.

About this title

Synopsis:

Written in the African tradition of collaboration, Social Work and the Black Experience is the first book to incorporate the rich black spiritual and blues traditions for use in work with black individuals and families. The authors build on three concepts: moaning - black pain and grief; mourning - a collective effort to overcome grief; and morning - a new beginning. Students, faculty, and practitioners will find this an extraordinarily moving and useful reference. Special Features * Portrays the experiences of pioneer black social workers in the early 1940s * Focuses on the helping traditions of black people during the 'Great Migration'

Also available:

Our Diverse Society: Race and Ethnicity - Implications for 21st Century American Society - ISBN 087101372X
Risk and Resilience in Childhood: An Ecological Perspective - ISBN 0871013568

NASW Press

NASW Press, a division of National Association of Social Workers (NASW), is a leading scholarly press in the social sciences. We serve faculty, practitioners, agencies, libraries, clinicians, and researchers throughout the United States and abroad.

Known for attracting expert authors, the NASW Press delivers professional information to hundreds of thousands of readers through its scholarly journals, books, and reference works.

Some of the areas we publish in include:

-Social work in the field of aging
-Models of social work
-Social work with children and adolescents
-Ethics in social work
-Community organization
-Professional development

About the Author:

Elmer P. Martin, PhD, is professor, Department of Social Work and Mental Health, Morgan State University, and cofounder of the Great Blacks in Wax Museum in Baltimore.

Joanne Mitchell Martin, PhD, is an educator and cofounder of the Great Blacks in Wax Museum in Baltimore.

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

Store Description

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Buy with confidence. Excellent customer service. 30 day return policy.

Books Express LLC
318 US Route 1, STE 2
Kittery ME 03904


Shipping Terms:

Standard and expedited shipping options include shipping and handling costs. Default shipping is by USPS Media Mail and frequently USPS Priority Mail or UPS Ground is used. Books should arrive within 10-14 business days for expedited shipping, and 20-30 business days for standard shipping. Standard shipping can on occasion take up to 30 days for delivery.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order PayPal Invoice Bank Draft Bank/Wire Transfer Direct Debit (Personally Authorized Payment)