Administration in Social Work


Administration in Social Work

Publisher: Haworth Press, Inc.

Administration in Social Work is a highly respected, peer-reviewed journal
which has provided timely, relevant information to human services
administrators, managers, and educators for more than a quarter century. The
journal keeps you up to date on theory, practice, and research, with special
attention given to the relationship between social administration and social
policy planning.

As the only journal completely devoted to this part of the field,
Administration in Social Work delivers suggestions for improving management
in social agencies, book and literature reviews, and examinations of key
issues, including:

* program development
* affirmative action
* accountability
* budgeting
* employment and personnel policies
* finances and accounting
* quality improvement/control
* monitoring
* legalities

Special thematic issues of the journal focus on a single topic. Topics
covered previously in thematic issues of the journal include:

* social services in the workplace
* human services integration
* organizational change and development in human service organizations
* community organization and social administration
* efficiency and the social services
* administrative leadership in the social services
* alternative social agencies
* managing for service effectiveness in social welfare organizations
* practical issues in social welfare administration, policy, and
* applying computers in social service and mental health agencies‹a
guide to selecting equipment, procedures, and strategies
* guide to ethical decisions and actions for social service

Use Administration in Social Work to further your professional development
and increase your understanding of the processes, principles, and practices
of administration and management in the social and human services.

ISSN: 0364-3107
Electronic ISSN: 1544-4376

Associate Editor:
Michael  J. Austin PhD
University of California - Berkeley
Professor/School of Social Welfare
120 Haviland Hall #7400
Berkeley, CA 94720-7400

Phone: 510-642 4341

Content available by subscription. Abstracts and free sample article
available online.

Current Issue: Volume: 28 Issue: 3/4 2004

Date: 30 Sept. 2004

Original posting date: 
Thursday, September 30, 2004
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