Research for Effective Social Work Practice, Paperback Book


In this book and companion website you will find:� � A practice-oriented description of qualitative and quantitative research methods that engages rather than intimidates students� � Illustrations of real-life research and evaluation from different levels of social work practice, encompassing many populations� � Attention to the ethics and politics of research at each phase of the process, from the identification of an issue through reporting findings� � Exercises that provide hands-on learning opportunities in research and evaluation� � A historical, strengths-based perspective on research and evaluation in social work that teaches empowerment and professionalism � � Six in-depth, interactive, easy-to-access cases, that include data in SPSS and Excel� � A wealth of instructor-only resources available at, including sample syllabi, links, multiple-choice, and free-response test items all linked to current EPAS standards, and PowerPoint presentations.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 476 pages, 39 Line drawings, black and white; 8 Halftones, black and white; 47 Tables, black and whi
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
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  • Category: Research methods: general
  • ISBN: 9781138819535



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