2264. Tác giả chính: Ravinder Pal Singh
Nhan đề: Arms procurement decision making / Ravinder Pal Singh Số phân loại : 355.621 R111; Đặc điểm vật lý: 323 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
*Tóm tắt : This study is a comparative analysis of the arms procurement decision-making processes in five countries. It examines whether or not national arms procurement processes, even as they involve sensitive security issues and complex systems, can become more responsive to the broader objectives of security and public accountability. The country case studies are based to a large extent on original research papers written by experts from the respective national academic and defense procurement communities .
2265. Tác giả chính: M.Y. Effendi
Nhan đề: Punjab cavalry : evolution, role, organisation, and tactical doctrine : 11 Cavalry (Frontier Force), 1849-1971 / M.Y. Effendi ; foreword by Sahabzada Yaqub Khan ; preface by K.M. Arif Số phân loại : 357.180954 E201; Đặc điểm vật lý: xix, 324 tr. : ill. ; 25 cm
Tác giả khác: foreword by Sahabzada Yaqub Khan; preface by K.M. Arif
*Tóm tắt : Punjab Cavalry is about a Regiment which was raised in 1849 as part of the Punjab Irregular Frontier Force to police the Indo-Afghan border. After serving in 1857 in Delhi and Lucknow, the unit became a regular cavalry regiment along with the Punjab Frontier Force. It participated in the Second Afghan War (1879-1880). After the frontier operations between 1894-1898, the Regiment never served in the frontier region again, and the Punjab Frontier Force was absorbed into the Indian Army. The Regiment fought in Mesopotamia in the first world war. It was mechanized in 1938. During the second world war, it fought against all the three axis powers, a unique experience in the British Indian army. After Partition it fought in all three Indo-Pak conflicts .
2266. Tác giả chính: Karen Kirst-Ashman
Nhan đề: Macro skills workbook : a generalist approach / Karen Kirst-Ashman, Grafton H. Hull Số phân loại : 361 K109; Đặc điểm vật lý: xii, 489 p. ; 28 cm
*Tóm tắt : This workbook provides a wide range of exercises, role playing activities and case scenarios to help students practice specific macro skills. The text's versatility allows it to be the primary text in a practice course or as a supplement to accompany other macro theory texts, especially GENERALIST PRACTICE WITH ORGANIZATIONS AND COMMUNITIES, 2nd by the same authors! The authors integrate macro development for field internships, as well as enhance macro skill development for social workers in the field. Specific macro practice skills are presented in a straightforward manner, and both applications to actual macro practice situations and the importance of client system strengths are emphasized throughout .
2267. Tác giả chính: Charles Zastrow
Nhan đề: Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare : Empowering People / Charles Zastrow Số phân loại : 361 C109; Đặc điểm vật lý: 602 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
*Tóm tắt : Zastrow's INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL WORK AND SOCIAL WELFARE: EMPOWERING PEOPLE, 9e International Edition looks at today's society with a realistic view of social problems, and gives you a comprehensive overview of the profession. By presenting positive strategies in the context of the core values, ethics, skills and knowledge base of today's professional social worker, Zastrow motivates you to think about new and realistic ways to solve problems and empower clients. Throughout the book, social problems cases, exhibits, and tables help you apply the concepts and compare and contrast the issues. You can study whenever and wherever you want with the latest technology tools: CengageNOW, an assessment-centered tutorial program that is integrated throughout the book, has interactive components including video segments which depict social work practitioners. Thomson iAudio, which features MP3-ready Audio Lecture Overviews for each chapter and a comprehensive audio glossary of key terms for quick study and review, is also available with this edition. Additionally, a free book-specific website is available to help you succeed. No wonder this is the #1 best- selling book in social work! .
2268. Tác giả chính: William R. Burger
Nhan đề: The helping professions : a careers sourcebook / William R. Burger, Merril Youkeles with Fred B. Malamet, Franceska Blake Smith, Charles Guigno Số phân loại : 361.002373 W309; Đặc điểm vật lý: xv, 160 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
*Tóm tắt : This handy book is a valuable resource for helping readers decide on a career path, this sourcebook provides essential background information on the scope of human services and the essential aspects involved in choosing a career .
2269. Tác giả chính: Duane R. Monette
Nhan đề: Applied social research : Sba tool for the human services / Duane R. Monette, Thomas J. Sullivan, Cornell R. DeJong Số phân loại : 361.0072 D501; Đặc điểm vật lý: xxxiii, 554Tr ; 24 cm
Tác giả khác: Thomas J. Sullivan; Cornell R. DeJong
*Tóm tắt : "You may be wondering why you need to study research methods to prepare yourself for a career in human services." This accessible text will help you to better understand the connection between human service research and practice. Find out the growing number of ways that research is being applied to practice today. With APPLIED SOCIAL RESEARCH, you'll see how research and practice are linked and explore how technology devices such as cell phones, PDAs and computers are affecting research technology. .
2270. Tác giả chính: Allen Rubin
Nhan đề: Research Methods for Social Work / Allen Rubin, Earl Babbie Số phân loại : 361.0072 A103; Đặc điểm vật lý: 688 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Tác giả khác: Earl Babbie
*Tóm tắt : This best-selling text that has empowered more than 100,000 students just like you! Considered the best social work research methods resource, RESEARCH METHODS FOR SOCIAL WORK balances essential content with enlightening examples, consistently revealing the important connections between real research and true-to-life social work practice .
2271. Tác giả chính: Donna Harrington
Nhan đề: Confirmatory factor analysis / Donna Harrington Số phân loại : 361.0072 D431; Đặc điểm vật lý: viii, 122Tr ; 21 cm.
*Tóm tắt : Measures that are reliable, valid and can be used across diverse populations are vital to social work research, but the development of new measures is an expensive and time-consuming process. An array of existing measures can provide a cost-effective alternative, but in order to take this expedient step with confidence, researchers must ensure that the existing measure is appropriate for the new study. Confirmatory factory analysis (CFA) is one way to do so, and in this clearly written pocket guide Donna Harrington provides social work researchers with an essential roadmap to the highlights of CFA's powers and how to harness them. .
2272. Tác giả chính: Duane R. Monette
Nhan đề: Applied social research : Sba tool for the human services / Duane R. Monette, Thomas J. Sullivan, Cornell R. DeJong Số phân loại : 361.0072 D501; Đặc điểm vật lý: xxv, 531 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Tác giả khác: Thomas J. Sullivan; Cornell R. DeJong
*Tóm tắt : Presenting the methods of social science research within the context of human service practice, APPLIED SOCIAL RESEARCH, 7e International Edition is the ideal text for courses emphasizing applied research in human services, counseling, social work, sociology, criminal justice, and community planning. Covering the full range of topics included in traditional social science research methods courses, the book shows students the ever-expanding number of ways that research is being applied to practice today, as well as the extensive links between research and practice. In addition, this Seventh Edition features a broader focus on the role of technology in performing research that includes devices such as cell phones and PDAs as well as computers to keep students on the cutting-edge of research technology and ensures that they understand both the benefits and risks of relying on those devices .