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Hokenstad, Merl C.

Overview
Works: 21 works in 88 publications in 1 language and 2,858 library holdings
Genres: Cross-cultural studies  Case studies  Handbooks and manuals  Bibliography  Academic theses  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
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Most widely held works by Merl C Hokenstad
Teaching human rights : curriculum resources for social workers by Merl C Hokenstad( )

10 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Teaching Human Rights is designed to help American social work educators develop course modules and content for teaching international human rights. Containing course outlines, case studies, exercises, course assignments, and bibliographies, the book compiles some of the best and most useful information from educational programs currently being taught in the United States. An introductory chapter by Joseph Wronka gives an overview of international human rights documents and organizational implementation. Additional chapters on human rights and the use of the material in the social work curriculum help faculty members either develop courses on human rights or infuse human rights content into their existing course materials. This handbook provides invaluable resources to social work educators for teaching about this highly relevant topic that has sometimes been overlooked in social work education."--Publisher's website
Issues in international social work : global challenges for a new century( Book )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Learn about the place of social work in a global economy, the role of social workers in addressing ethnic conflicts, future directions in response to new international needs, and more. Each chapter outlines the global context of the challenges faced, the nature of the challenges now and in the future, and the response of social work to these challenges." -- Publisher's website
Gerontological social work : international perspectives by Merl C Hokenstad( )

12 editions published between 1988 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this fascinating book, leading international experts in gerontology and social work examine the conditions of older people in their respective native lands--Australia, Canada, West Germany, Great Britain, Israel, Japan, the Netherlands, and Sweden. In response to the need for world-wide sharing of information and research on one of the most dramatic developments of the twentieth century in the United States and throughout the western world--the aging of the populations--these professionals offer an international dimension and cross-cultural knowledge to social gerontology and gerontological
Profiles in international social work( Book )

10 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lessons from abroad : adapting international social welfare innovations( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Linking health care and social services : international perspectives by Merl C Hokenstad( Book )

11 editions published between 1982 and 1996 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Models of international collaboration in social work education( Book )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Participation in teaching and learning : an idea book for social work educators by Merl C Hokenstad( Book )

8 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The SAGE Handbook of International Social Work by Karen Lyons( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Social work is a profession that is increasingly involved with issues which have a global dimension. This Handbook tackles the global/local aspect of social work in its various forms and interrogates the key concerns that societies are facing through an international lens. The contributors show that, with an appreciation of commonalities and differences, local practices and appropriate forms of international activity can be better developed. Analysis of 'International social work'. With a truly international range of contributions, the Handbook incorporates perspectives from Asia, Africa, Europe, Australasia, the Middle East and the Americas. It will be an invaluable resource for undergraduates, graduates, researchers and academics working in the fields of social work, social welfare, human services, and community development worldwide, as well as service providers and policy makers in the international arena."--Publisher's website
Social services and successful aging; an exploratory study of the relationships between social service functions and older adult morale by Merl C Hokenstad( Book )

4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Internationalization of the social work curriculum : a guide to resources for social work educators by Merl C Hokenstad( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Sage handbook of international social work ; edited by Karen Lyons, Terry Hokestad, Manohar Pawar, Nathalie Huegler and Nigel Hall( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of international social work by Merl C Hokenstad( )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Skills needed in developing financial support for social work programs by Merl C Hokenstad( Recording )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discusses the practical role of the social worker in fund raising. Lists the 6 commandments for financial resourse development: asking is a prerequisite to giving; make certain that there is something to sell (quality and program reputation); look at the request from the perspective of the giver (motivate the giver); make sufficient time for fund raising activities; keep funding patterns diversified (don't depend on only one resource); if you don't succeed, try, try again. The state of the art in financial resource development is determined by: external economic, social, and political environment, including the philosophy of the donor; visibility of the need; complications for funds (funding agency's requirements); program reputation and quality; skills in financial development management
Profiles in international social work( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The forgotten generations of Central and Eastern Europe( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Issues in international social work global challenges for a new century( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Models of caregiver support : British initiatives by Merl C Hokenstad( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Gerontological social work international perspectives( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Issues in international social work : global challenges for a new century
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Gerontological social work : international perspectivesLessons from abroad : adapting international social welfare innovations
Alternative Names
Hokenstad, M. C.

Hokenstad, M. C. (Merl C.)

Hokenstad, Merl C.

Hokenstad, Merl C. Jr

Hokenstad, Terry.

Languages
English (84)