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Ginsberg, Leon H.

Overview
Works: 40 works in 173 publications in 1 language and 8,339 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Reference works  Encyclopedias  Periodicals  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, ed
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Most widely held works by Leon H Ginsberg
Human services for older adults : concepts & skills by Anita S Harbert( )

7 editions published between 1979 and 1990 in English and held by 1,936 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social work in rural communities : a book of readings by Leon H Ginsberg( Book )

24 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in English and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Designed to serve as a resource tool for educators and social work practitioners, this collection of articles on social work in rural communities presents: (1) "An Overview of Social Work Education for Rural Areas"; (2) "Social Work Education for Rural Program Development" (the "generalist" and the principles, dynamics, and educational content and methodology of program development); (3) "Delivering Social Services in Rural Areas" (definitions; social worker problems; and pertinent suggestions); (4) "Educational Assumptions for Rural Social Work" (a 34-item list); (5) "Nometropolitan Social Planning" (rural specific planning which utilizes rural resources and objectives); (6) "Community Organization in Rural Areas" (reorientations and adjustments in the practice of community organization); (7) "Experiences in Rural Mental Health" (consultation, education, and prevention as major strategies); (8) "The Social Worker in the Rural Community Mental Health Center" (a profile); (9) "The Rural Social Worker and Corrections" (modifications for the American corrections system); (10) "Older Americans in Rural and Small Towns" (1971 White House Conference); (11) "The Elderly in Rural Areas: Differences in Urban Areas and Implications for Practice"; (12) "Public Welfare and the News Media: a Regional Study" (agencies and the media); (13) "An Annotated Bibliography on Rural Social Work." (Jc)
Social work almanac by Leon H Ginsberg( Book )

10 editions published between 1992 and 1995 in English and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding social problems, policies, and programs by Leon H Ginsberg( Book )

19 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in English and held by 792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Understanding Social Problems, Policies, and Programs offers a comprehensive analysis of policies used in the United States to address social problems and to develop social programs. Leon Ginsberg, a respected authority in the field of social work policy, provides a framework for understanding some of the most controversial issues facing the nation, including welfare assistance, food stamps, and health care reform. In this timely volume, he defines the components of social welfare policy and illuminates the complex issues encountered by helping professionals. Intended for practitioners, educators, administrators, and students, Understanding Social Problems, Policies, and Programs focuses on the history and analysis of social welfare policies as well as the political process of policymaking. Ginsberg describes social problems as their inevitable result of people living together in complex societies, and he traces society's desire to help its most vulnerable members - the children, the elderly, the homeless, and the poor. By explaining how policies and programs are developed, Ginsberg offers insight into the ways that individuals and groups might initiate, modify, and implement improved programs for the disadvantaged
New management in human services( Book )

12 editions published between 1988 and 1995 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life-span developmental psychology, normative life crises : [papers] by Nancy Datan( Book )

19 editions published between 1975 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life-Span Developmental Psychology: Normative Life Crises is a compilation of papers that deals with various points of view between the academic perspective - studies in developmental psychology and applied perspective - and the practical efforts of social workers to help individual clients. Part I discusses normative life crises from the two perspectives that include human behavior theory in social work education. This part also includes an interdisciplinary approach covering developmental, social, sociological, economic, and psychological fields. Part II covers the normative life crises in
Careers in social work by Leon H Ginsberg( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The practice of social work in public welfare by Leon H Ginsberg( Book )

8 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

S. 193-196: Public welfare state agencies
Management and leadership in social work practice and education by Hans Ginsberg( )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume is a compilation of information on the essentials of management and leadership. The author presents insightful solutions that can help any social worker maximize his or her contributions to the profession. More than 30 widely acclaimed topic experts offer advice for various organizational settings -- health, mental health, research, academic, all nonprofit sizes, and more. The book also offers general management and leadership concepts that enhance these environment-specific skills, including strategies for fundraising, finance, administration, human resources, and public relations. A reflective look at the history of social work also provides great context for the profession's leadership and management status quo
Social work evaluation : principles and methods by Leon H Ginsberg( Book )

7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conservative social welfare policy : a description and analysis by Leon H Ginsberg( Book )

6 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human biology for social workers : development, ecology, genetics, and health by Leon H Ginsberg( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Encyclopedia of social work( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1990 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Articles on social work as it has been influenced by society, reflecting a retreat from social welfare; a concern for conservation and the environment; and the forces of war and peace, health and health care, information dissemination, work and leisure and the family, religion, and education
Information technologies : teaching to use--using to teach( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Difference discrimination and the conditioned reaction by Leon H Ginsberg( Book )

4 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Planning and delivery of social services in rural America; a symposium by Leon H Ginsberg( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social work almanac( )

in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thinking about a social work career by Leon H Ginsberg( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civil rights of the mentally ill and mentally retarded in Oklahoma by Leon H Ginsberg( )

2 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New management in human services( Recording )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines key management concepts and their application, the tools and systems of management in different types of organisations and settings and current perspectives and future trends
 
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Social work almanac
Alternative Names
Ginsberg, Leon

Ginsberg, Leon Herman, 1936-

Languages
English (149)

Covers
Understanding social problems, policies, and programsNew management in human servicesCareers in social workSocial work evaluation : principles and methodsConservative social welfare policy : a description and analysisHuman biology for social workers : development, ecology, genetics, and healthInformation technologies : teaching to use--using to teach