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“This new emphasis on the ubiquity of ‘management’ at all levels of social work practice…gives this text the widest possible applicability to the current and future social work profession, and to those who teach at all levels and concentrations of social work education, both in the academy and in fields of practice.”
— Nancy W. Veeder, Boston College
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From the Back Cover
The fourth edition of The Social Worker as Manager combines presentation of theory and techniques along with practical advice that will help readers become successful managers.
This book was written for readers who wish to understand the role of manager within human service agencies and who seek practical advice on how to perform effectively in such roles. It discusses those functions and tasks that managers at all levels-from supervisors to executive directors-perform to ensure the attainment of organizational goals. This edition is easy to read, conversational, and contains many new and revised examples, topics, and practical applications throughout.
For anyone interested in social work administration, social work management, and administrative supervision.