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community

Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Community Planning

Elisheva Sadan.

in Encyclopedia of Social Work

P ublished online March 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Social Work Macro Practice; Social Policy and Advocacy; Social Work Practice Settings; Social Work Research and Evidence-based Practice. 12202 words.

This entry discusses community planning in the context of community social work. Distinctions are made between community planning as a rational comprehensive process of the planning...

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Community-Based Participatory Research

Tracey Marie Barnett.

in Encyclopedia of Social Work

P ublished online June 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Social Work Macro Practice; Social Work Research and Evidence-based Practice. 3609 words.

Community-based participatory research (CBPR) embraces a partnership approach to research that equitably involves community members, organizational representatives, social workers, and...

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The Social Work Science Community

Ian Shaw.

in Social Work Science

May 2016; p ublished online January 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Work Research and Evidence-based Practice. 10342 words.

I have bracketed a major question that can no longer be ignored. In what sense is social work a community in relation to its science work? How is social work science socially organized?...

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The policy context

Lesley Greenaway and Bridget Roberts.

in Exploring the dynamics of personal, professional and interprofessional ethics

March 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Work Research and Evidence-based Practice. 5286 words.

Professionals working across the caring professions are subject to new policy directions where government places communities at the heart of decision making, and where there is an...

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Exploring the dynamics of personal, professional and interprofessional ethics

Edited by Divya Jindal-Snape and Elizabeth F.S. Hannah.

March 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Book. Subjects: Social Work Research and Evidence-based Practice. 360 pages.

Professionals involved in person centred professions are working in increasingly complex and demanding environments. Many professional bodies have established codes of conduct and ethics...

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Personal, professional and interprofessional ethical issues in the context of supporting children affected by bereavement

Steve Sweeney and Per Boge.

in Exploring the dynamics of personal, professional and interprofessional ethics

March 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Work Research and Evidence-based Practice. 5605 words.

When a child is affected by bereavement, which may be considered stigmatising such as in the case of murder, suicide or alcohol/drugs related deaths, professionals can have a very different...

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Palliative care

Ros Scott and Suresh Kumar.

in Exploring the dynamics of personal, professional and interprofessional ethics

March 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Work Research and Evidence-based Practice. 5424 words.

This chapter will explore the ethics of volunteer involvement in two different countries and consider the challenges which can arise from the staff - volunteer interface. Volunteer...

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Integration, exclusion and the moral ‘othering’ of Roma migrant communities in Britain

Colin Clark.

in Revisiting Moral Panics

June 2015; p ublished online January 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Work Research and Evidence-based Practice. 3655 words.

In late 2013, various central and Eastern European Roma (‘Gypsy’) communities faced an overtly hostile media spotlight. Politicians openly spoke about needing to ‘change’ the ‘behaviour and...

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Introducing our Collaborative Research Case Study

Corey S. Shdaimah, Roland W. Stahl and Sanford F. Schram.

in Change Research

September 2011; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Work Research and Evidence-based Practice. 4496 words.

This chapter introduces the partners in the collaborative, community-based effort to research the state of low-income housing in Philadelphia: the Women's Community Revitalization Project...

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Introduction

Corey S. Shdaimah, Roland W. Stahl and Sanford F. Schram.

in Change Research

September 2011; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Work Research and Evidence-based Practice. 6045 words.

This book demonstrates how collaborative research can be made more centrally part of the effort by social work and related fields to change society for the better. Drawing on the...

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Change Research

Corey Shdaimah, Roland Stahl and Sanford Schram.

September 2011; p ublished online November 2015 .

Book. Subjects: Social Work Research and Evidence-based Practice. 232 pages.

Collaborating with community members adds a critical dimension to social work research, providing practitioners with intimate knowledge of a community's goals and needs while equipping...

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Reevaluating Evaluation Research

Corey S. Shdaimah, Roland W. Stahl and Sanford F. Schram.

in Change Research

September 2011; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Work Research and Evidence-based Practice. 4830 words.

This chapter discusses evaluation research and how it can be informed by the theory of change research. More specifically, it considers how community-based practice must increasingly...

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From Research to Recommendations

Corey S. Shdaimah, Roland W. Stahl and Sanford F. Schram.

in Change Research

September 2011; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Work Research and Evidence-based Practice. 5003 words.

This chapter shows how recommendations that were developed from the collaborative research efforts of the social workers involved in the Women's Community Revitalization Project (WCRP) were...

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The Challenges of Doing Collaborative Research

Corey S. Shdaimah, Roland W. Stahl and Sanford F. Schram.

in Change Research

September 2011; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Work Research and Evidence-based Practice. 7764 words.

This chapter focuses on the tensions and challenges faced by social work researchers involved in the Women's Community Revitalization Project (WCRP), noting that the success of the...

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A Model for Collaborative Research

Corey S. Shdaimah, Roland W. Stahl and Sanford F. Schram.

in Change Research

September 2011; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Work Research and Evidence-based Practice. 12886 words.

This chapter presents a model for collaborative social work research in agency and community settings. It argues that all good collaborative social work research involves adapting to the...

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Quantitative Data Analysis in a Collaboration Research Project

Corey S. Shdaimah, Roland W. Stahl and Sanford F. Schram.

in Change Research

September 2011; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Work Research and Evidence-based Practice. 5317 words.

This chapter discusses the results of collaborative research conducted by social workers as part of the Women's Community Revitalization Project (WCRP) regarding the state of low-income...

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Conclusion

Corey S. Shdaimah, Roland W. Stahl and Sanford F. Schram.

in Change Research

September 2011; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Work Research and Evidence-based Practice. 3414 words.

This book offers some concluding thoughts about the relationship of research to practice in social work today. It poses challenges to those entering the profession by insisting that they...

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Settings and Contexts for Geriatric Practice

Nancy P. Kropf and Sherry M. Cummings.

in Evidence-Based Treatment and Practice with Older Adults

July 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Work Research and Evidence-based Practice. 9695 words.

Chapter 2, “Settings and Contexts for Geriatric Practice,” provides a critical evaluation of the various environments in which mental health treatment of older adults occurs and of the...

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Research: History of Research

Joan Levy Zlotnik.

in Encyclopedia of Social Work

P ublished online June 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Social Work Research and Evidence-based Practice. 3738 words.

An important attribute of a profession is the systematic study of its practices, to continually advance its service modalities. Throughout its history the social work profession has engaged...

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“Everyday World Policy Analysis” and Low-Income Home Repair in Philadelphia

Corey S. Shdaimah, Roland W. Stahl and Sanford F. Schram.

in Change Research

September 2011; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Work Research and Evidence-based Practice. 8409 words.

This chapter describes the low-income home-repair policy in Philadelphia from the applicant's point of view and presents in-depth profiles of three homeowners who sought assistance for...

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