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The Influence of Research on Policy and Practice: Lessons from Studies of Asset Building and Low-Income Families

Michael Sherraden and Trina Williams Shanks

in The Field Research Survival Guide

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195325522
eISBN:
9780199893850
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195325522.003.0010
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter lets work on individual development accounts (IDAs) serve as an illustration of research to influence national and international policies concerning asset development. It discusses ... More


Social Work Faculty: Guidelines for Supporting Social Work Research

Ruth G. McRoy, Jerry P. Flanzer, and Joan Levy Zlotnik

in Building Research Culture and Infrastructure

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195399646
eISBN:
9780199932757
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195399646.003.0004
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

Chapter Four focuses on the action steps and grant-writing strategies that can be employed by individual faculty members or by research teams to develop a fundable research portfolio. The chapter ... More


Modernisation and the delivery of user-centred services

Denise Tanner

in Modernising social work: Critical considerations

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847420060
eISBN:
9781447302827
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847420060.003.0007
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter examines specific areas of conflict and constraint in achieving a ‘modernising’ vision of services that promote independence, well being, and choice, focusing mainly on older people's ... More


SFBT Within the Tier 3 Framework: Case Examples of School Social Workers Using SFBT

Michael S. Kelly, Johnny S. Kim, and Cynthia Franklin

in Solution-Focused Brief Therapy in Schools: A 360-Degree View of the Research and Practice Principles

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190607258
eISBN:
9780190607289
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190607258.003.0006
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

Rounding out the Response-to-Intervention framework, Chapter 6 focused on how school social workers assist students who may need more intensive individual support. Many school social workers are ... More


Performance-based Payments in the Turkish Health System

Gulbiye Yenimahalleli Yasar and Pinar Guven-Uslu

in Improving Public Services: International Experiences in Using Evaluation Tools to Measure Program Performance

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190646059
eISBN:
9780190646073
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190646059.003.0009
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation, Social Policy

The Turkish Health System has undergone significant policy changes since the 1980s, culminating in the Health Transformation Programme (HTP) launched in 2003. This chapter focuses on one of the HTP’s ... More


Employment and Poverty Dynamics Before, During, and After the Crisis

András Gábos, Réka Branyiczki, Barbara Binder, and István György Tóth

in Decent Incomes for All: Improving Policies in Europe

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190849696
eISBN:
9780190849726
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190849696.003.0003
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy, Research and Evaluation

This chapter investigates how changes in employment and poverty relate to each other across the European Union’s Member States. Large employment volatility was accompanied by sizable changes in ... More


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