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Introduction to Human Services : Policy and Practice - 9 (Paperback)

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Complete, up-to-date coverage of social welfare programs and policies with special coverage of how history, politics, and the economy shape these programs
An Introduction to Human Services: Policy and Practice puts the field of human services into a historical context, provides insights into the social welfare field, and gives concrete examples of how primary intervention strategies are put into daily practice in human service agencies.

It presents the many options offered in the field of human services and discusses the stresses that a human service worker will face in day-to-day work, with practical suggestions for avoiding burnout. The text compares the U.S. social welfare systems to systems in other countries, and uses a strong multicultural and social systems approach that distinguishes it from other texts.
Number of Pages: 640 p. ;
Genre: Political Science
Sub-Genre: Public Policy
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Pearson College Div
Author: Betty Reid Mandell & Barbara R. Schram
Book theme: Social Services & Welfare
Language: English
Street Date: April 11, 2019
TCIN: 53418401
UPC: 9780134774831
Item Number (DPCI): 248-67-2913
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