Empowerment Series Research Methods for Social Work

Written By Allen Rubin
Empowerment Series  Research Methods for Social Work
  • Publsiher : Cengage Learning
  • Release : 01 January 2016
  • ISBN : 9781305633827
  • Pages : 720 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Empowerment Series Research Methods for Social Work written by Allen Rubin which was release on 01 January 2016, this book published by Cengage Learning. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Widely considered the best text for the course, RESEARCH METHODS FOR SOCIAL WORK strikes an optimal balance of quantitative and qualitative research techniques -- illustrating how the two methods complement one another and how they can be integrated in mixed-methods studies. Rubin and Babbie’s classic bestseller is acclaimed for its depth and breadth of coverage as well as for the authors’ clear and often humorous writing style. A rigorous and comprehensive presentation, combined with a reader-friendly approach, helps students overcome the fear factor often associated with this course. Examples from real-world settings help students see the connections between research and social work practice. The Ninth Edition continues to incorporate coverage of evidence-based practice, and aligns with other accreditation requirements based on the EPAS guidelines. It can be used across undergraduate, graduate, and doctorate levels of study. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Empowerment Series Research Methods for Social Work

Empowerment Series  Research Methods for Social Work
  • Author : Allen Rubin,Earl Babbie
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2016-01-01
  • Total pages : 720
  • ISBN : 9781305633827
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Summary : Widely considered the best text for the course, RESEARCH METHODS FOR SOCIAL WORK strikes an optimal balance of quantitative and qualitative research techniques -- illustrating how the two methods complement one another and how they can be integrated in mixed-methods studies. Rubin and Babbie’s classic bestseller is acclaimed for ...

Research Methods for Social Work

Research Methods for Social Work
  • Author : Anjawon Ruffin
  • Publisher : Scientific e-Resources
  • Release Date : 2018-12-07
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 9781305633827
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Summary : Research methods for social work have undergone several changes in the recent past, particularly in the areas of research designs, techniques of data collection, analysis of data and computer application in social work research. This volume cover four broad areas of research. This accessible book is based on the author ...

Research Methods for Social Workers

Research Methods for Social Workers
  • Author : Linda Bell
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2017-09-16
  • Total pages : 248
  • ISBN : 9781305633827
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Summary : This handy book is a one-stop introduction to research and evaluation for social workers. Including unique project examples, exercises, discussion points and extensive signposting to further reading, and drawing on the author's many years of teaching experience, it is essential reading for students who may be unfamiliar with research methods....

Research Methods for Social Work

Research Methods for Social Work
  • Author : Antoinette Y. Farmer,G. Lawrence Farmer
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2020-01-08
  • Total pages : 456
  • ISBN : 9781305633827
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Summary : Research Methods for Social Work: A Problem-Based Approach is a comprehensive introduction to methods instruction that engages students innovatively and interactively. Using a problem-based learning (PBL) approach, authors Antoinette Y. Farmer and G. Lawrence Farmer utilize case examples to achieve a level of application which builds readers’ confidence in methodology ...

Research Methods for Social Work

Research Methods for Social Work
  • Author : Allen Rubin,Earl R. Babbie
  • Publisher : 五南圖書出版股份有限公司
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 842
  • ISBN : 9781305633827
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Summary : Part 1: AN INTRODUCTION TO INQUIRY. 1. Scientific Inquiry and Social Work. 2. Philosophy and Theory in Science and Research. 3. The Ethics and Politics of Social Work Research. Part 2: PROBLEM FORMULATION AND MEASUREMENT. 4. Problem Formulation. 5. Conceptualization and Operationalization. 6 . Measurement. 7. Constructing Measurement Instruments. Part 3: SAMPLING AND SURVEYS. 8. Sampling. 9. Survey Research. Part 4: DESIGNS FOR EVALUATING ...

Research Methods for Social Workers

Research Methods for Social Workers
  • Author : Samuel S. Faulkner,Cynthia A. Faulkner
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-08-22
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 9781305633827
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Summary : From the outset, the ultimate goal of Research Methods for Social Workers has been to serve as a research text that students would be able to understand and read in full. This third edition features important additions and changes to the original text (while maintaining its accessible style). The order ...

Quantitative Research Methods for Social Work

Quantitative Research Methods for Social Work
  • Author : Barbra Teater,John Devaney,Donald Forrester
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release Date : 2017-09-16
  • Total pages : 276
  • ISBN : 9781305633827
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Summary : Quantitative research makes a very important contribution to both understanding and responding effectively to the problems that social work service users face. In this unique and authoritative text, a group of expert authors explore the key areas of data collection, analysis and evaluation and outline in detail how they can ...

Empowerment Series Research Methods for Social Work

Empowerment Series  Research Methods for Social Work
  • Author : Allen Rubin,Earl R. Babbie
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2016-01-01
  • Total pages : 720
  • ISBN : 9781305633827
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Summary : Widely considered the best text for the course, RESEARCH METHODS FOR SOCIAL WORK strikes an optimal balance of quantitative and qualitative research techniques -- illustrating how the two methods complement one another and how they can be integrated in mixed-methods studies. Rubin and Babbie's classic bestseller is acclaimed for its ...

Empowerment Series Essential Research Methods for Social Work

Empowerment Series  Essential Research Methods for Social Work
  • Author : Allen Rubin,Earl R. Babbie
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2015-01-01
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 9781305633827
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Summary : Rubin and Babbie's ESSENTIAL RESEARCH METHODS FOR SOCIAL WORK provides students with a concise introduction to research methods that offers illustrations and applications specific to the field, as well as a constant focus on the utility of social work research in social work practice. Outlines, introductions, boxed features, chapter endings ...

The Handbook of Social Work Research Methods

The Handbook of Social Work Research Methods
  • Author : Bruce Thyer
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 654
  • ISBN : 9781305633827
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Summary : In the field of social work, qualitative research is starting to gain more prominence as are mixed methods and various issues regarding race, ethnicity and gender. These changes in the field are reflected and updated in The Handbook of Soical Work Research Methods, Second Edition. This text contains meta analysis, ...

Social Work Research and Evaluation

Social Work Research and Evaluation
  • Author : Richard M. Grinnell,Yvonne A. Unrau
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 610
  • ISBN : 9781305633827
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Summary : This book is the longest standing and most widely adopted text in the field of social work research and evaluation. As stated in the book's preface, it is intended for advanced undergraduate and beginning graduate social work students in a one-semester research methods course. Since the first edition in 1981, this ...

Research Methods for Social Workers

Research Methods for Social Workers
  • Author : Bonnie L. Yegidis,Robert W. Weinbach
  • Publisher : Allyn & Bacon
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 344
  • ISBN : 9781305633827
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Summary : This research methods text for social work is accessible to students in level and writing style, and its paperback format makes it less expensive than most texts on the market. The authors are social work instructors who understand the realities of social work practice and have included many social work ...

Research for Social Workers

Research for Social Workers
  • Author : Margaret Alston,Wendy Bowles
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 334
  • ISBN : 9781305633827
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Summary : An introduction to research methods specifically needed in social work and social welfare, this text outlines the major stages of research projects, covering both quantitative and qualitative methods....

Research Skills for Social Work

Research Skills for Social Work
  • Author : Andrew Whittaker
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release Date : 2012-08-22
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 9781305633827
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Summary : An essential student guide to social work research....

Foundations of Research Methods for Social Workers

Foundations of Research Methods for Social Workers
  • Author : Richard Grinnell, Jr.
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2021
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9781305633827
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Summary : THIS BOOK IS FOR BEGINNING SOCIAL WORK STUDENTS as their first introduction to basic social work research methodology. Our philosophy is to provide a very inexpensive, easily accessible, straightforward, "student-friendly" book that promotes the use of the scientific method of inquiry process to create knowledge for our profession-the most commonly ...