John Harris

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Enhancing Social Work Management

Theory and Best Practice from the UK and USA

Contributions by John Harris; Edited by Jane Aldgate, Janet Seden and Wendy Rose
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book looks at the nature of management in the human services sector and examines the prevailing issues affecting both the UK and USA. In this book, contributors present both the problems and opportunities associated with the growth of management in the social care sector. This will be essential reading for social workers.

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Developing Good Practice in Community Care

Partnership and Participation

Edited by John Harris and Vicky White
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Drawing together theory and practice, this comprehensive resource presents guidelines for good practice in community care work. The contributors describe the planning and implementation of pioneering initiatives in the community, analyse their effectiveness and outline their practical implications in the light of the current legislative framework.

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Developing Good Practice in Children's Services

Edited by John Harris and Vicky White
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Vicky White and John Harris have drawn together the contributors' experiences of working with children in a broad range of settings, emphasising ways in which the current context of change can be used as an opportunity to enhance the quality of service provision and achieve better outcomes for children and their families.

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Dimensions of Evaluation in Higher Education

Report of the IHME Study Group on Evaluationin Higher Education

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book addresses primary issues in evaluation in an international, a national and a long term perspective. The essays demonstrate that arguments about the nature and techniques of evaluation must entail far broader considerations than those often promoted by policy makers.

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