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Social Sciences:Sociology

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1 A guide to participation: field work, role playing cases, and other forms
Bollens, John Constantinus Prentice-Hall 1973 0133705773 / 9780133705775 Very Good 
0133705773 160 p. Audience: General/trade. Very good in very good dust jacket. Nice Clean, slightly used copy 
Price: 7.00 USD

4 The Social Transformation of American Medicine: The rise of a sovereign profession and the making of a vast industry
Starr, Paul Basic Books 0465079350 / 9780465079353 PAPERBACK Good 
0465079350 Good. Light to moderate shelf wear to covers/corners. Contains light to moderate highlighting, notes, underlining and/or other markings; satisfaction guaranteed. Trade paperback binding. Support Last Word Books & Press and independent booksellers. 
Price: 13.00 USD

2 A Practical Guide to Research and Services with Hidden Populations
Tortu, Stephanie; Goldsamt, Lloyd; Hamid, Rahul Allyn & Bacon 0205274889 / 9780205274888 Hardcover Good 
0205274889 Good. Light to moderate shelf wear to covers/corners. Hardcover with no dust jacket. Support Last Word Books & Press and independent booksellers. 
Price: 15.00 USD

5 Volunteer Management
Steve McCurley Interpub Group Corporation 1895271630 / 9781895271638 PAPERBACK New 
1895271630 New Third Edition. Published December 2010. Brand New. This description is from the second edition: Acclaimed as the Bible of the Volunteer Management field , and used in dozens of college and university Non-Profit, Volunteer, and Public Administration programs. This is the textbook on the subject; the authors are consulting and speaking, worldwide, and are widely regarded as the go to people on all aspects of Volunteer Management. This comprehensive text shows how to involve volunteers in agencies, and covers all the basic information plus special features on supervision, problem volunteers, and more. There is a large reference section, and more than 100 reproducible checklists and assessment tools. PARTIAL TABLE OF CONTENTS 1.Planning a High-Impact Volunteer Program 2.Creating Motivating Jobs 3.Recruiting the Right Volunteers 4.Screening and Interviewing 5.Supervising for Maximum Performance 6.Evaluation, Positive Corrective Action and Termination 7.Retention and Recognition 8.Volunteer-Staff Relations 9.Risk Management 10.Measuring Volunteer Program Effectiveness EXCERPT FROM THE BOOK Creating Motivating Jobs An organization that has interesting and productive positions to offer will have an easy time attracting and keeping volunteers. Too many organizations, instead, provide unsatisfactory work experiences and then have an impossible time retaining volunteers. In such cases, staff may regard volunteers as unreliable. The problem of badly designed volunteer work is seldom diagnosed. 
Price: 99.00 USD

3 Poverty and Place: Ghettos, Barrios, and the American City
Jargowsky, Paul A. Russell Sage Foundation 1998 0871544067 / 9780871544063 PAPERBACK Good 
0871544067 Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. Audience: General/trade. Infamous independent bookstore proudly serving freaks, degenerates and malcontents of all persuasions since 2002. Good. No dust jacket as issued. Highlighting/underlining. ~all titles subject to prior sale; may contain highlighting/markings and light to moderate shelf wear. 
Price: 10.00 USD


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