Social Work: An Empowering Profession (8th Edition)

Brenda L. DuBois and Karla Krogsrud Miley

Published by Pearson, 2013
ISBN 10: 020584894X / ISBN 13: 9780205848942
Used / Quantity Available: 0
Available From More Booksellers
View all  copies of this book

About the Book

We're sorry; this specific copy is no longer available. AbeBooks has millions of books. We've listed similar copies below.

Description:

Brand New Textbook Wrapped MINT in the plastic. Ship from Multiple Locations, including Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand. Shipping should take from 3-4 business days within US, Canada, UK, and other EU countries, 2-3 business days within Australia, Japan, and Singapore; for faster processing time, please choose to ship with Expedite. Thank you for looking! [8942sPSSocialWorkDuBoisORI]. Bookseller Inventory #

About this title:

Book ratings provided by Goodreads:
3.62 avg rating
(45 ratings)

Synopsis:

Applies the empowerment perspective to the Social Work profession.

 

Social Work: An Empowering Profession, 8/e 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.

 

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.

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.

Bibliographic Details

Title: Social Work: An Empowering Profession (8th ...
Publisher: Pearson
Publication Date: 2013
Book Condition: Brand New

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

ISBN 10: 020584894X ISBN 13: 9780205848942
Used Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
BombBooks
(King of prussia, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: Acceptable. Will show clear signs of use and may include ONE or MORE of the following: water damage to pages, loose binding, loose pages, worn, bent or torn covers. Used books may not contain supplements such as access codes, CDs, etc. Every item ships the same or next business day with tracking number emailed to you. Get Bombed!!. Seller Inventory # 3U1GIF0002W5

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy Used
US$ 86.65
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Brenda L. DuBois; Karla Krogsrud Miley
Published by Pearson (2013)
ISBN 10: 020584894X ISBN 13: 9780205848942
Used Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
GlassFrogBooks
(Minden, NV, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson, 2013. Condition: Good. A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Seller Inventory # 020584894X-2-4

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy Used
US$ 98.40
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

3.

DuBois, Brenda L.
Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 020584894X ISBN 13: 9780205848942
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
International Edition
Seller:
Campustexxts
(Vicksburg, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson. Paperback. Condition: Good. International Edition. Very fast shipping. Receive your book in 2-7 business days if you checkout with expedited shipping. We take pride in our customer service, please contact us if you have any questions regarding the listing. Seller Inventory # iu-us-9780205848942

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy Used
US$ 103.18
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

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

4.

ISBN 10: 020584894X ISBN 13: 9780205848942
Used Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Used Textbook Supply
(Sturgeon Lake, MN, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: Good. Used book. May have cover wear and markings inside. Please do not buy used items expecting new supplements. CD's, Access codes, or other supplements are not included. Seller Inventory # 020584894X-LOCATION-43687

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy Used
US$ 106.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

DuBois, Brenda L.; Miley, Karla Krogsrud
Published by Pearson (2013)
ISBN 10: 020584894X ISBN 13: 9780205848942
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 3
Seller:
Jarhead Books
(Downingtown, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson, 2013. Paperback. Condition: Used: Very Good. All books ship SAME or NEXT business day!! 2nd Day Shipping Available! May show signs of use but will NOT contain highlighting or underlining! Although may NOT include supplemental materials, cds, codes etc. Contact us with any questions!!. Seller Inventory # 39128

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy Used
US$ 114.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

DuBois, Brenda L., Miley, Karla Krogsrud
Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 020584894X ISBN 13: 9780205848942
Used Quantity Available: 8
Seller:
Textbook Bookie
(Arkadelphia, AR, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson. Condition: Good. 8th Edition. Used books are NOT guaranteed to contain components and/or supplements such as: Access Codes or working CD's/DVD's! Ships fast! Expedited shipping 2-4 business days; Standard shipping 7-14 business days. Ships from USA!. Seller Inventory # SWMOS-003-882

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy Used
US$ 124.97
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.25
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

DuBois, Brenda L.; Miley, Karla Krogsrud
Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 020584894X ISBN 13: 9780205848942
Used PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 9
Seller:
SGS Trading Inc
(Franklin Lakes, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson. PAPERBACK. Condition: Good. 020584894X US Edition Textbook, May Have Highlights, Notes and/or Underlining, BOOK ONLY-NO ACCESS CODE, NO CD, Ships with Emailed Tracking from USA. Seller Inventory # Z020584894XZ3

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy Used
US$ 128.67
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.89
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

DuBois, Brenda L., Miley, Karla Krogsrud
Published by Pearson (2013)
ISBN 10: 020584894X ISBN 13: 9780205848942
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson, 2013. Paperback. Condition: Very Good. Great condition with minimal wear, aging, or shelf wear. Seller Inventory # P02020584894X

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy Used
US$ 148.64
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

9.

DuBois, Brenda L.
Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 020584894X ISBN 13: 9780205848942
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
International Edition
Seller:
Campustexxts
(Vicksburg, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson. Paperback. Condition: New. International Edition. Very fast shipping. Receive your book in 2-7 business days if you checkout with expedited shipping. We take pride in our customer service, please contact us if you have any questions regarding the listing. Seller Inventory # in-us-9780205848942

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 158.74
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

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

10.

DuBois, Brenda L.Miley, Karla Krogsrud
Published by Prentice Hall
ISBN 10: 020584894X ISBN 13: 9780205848942
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall. Condition: New. Brand New. Seller Inventory # 020584894X

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 161.14
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.60
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are 14 more copies of this book

View all search results for this book