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  1. Jill Jacobs (2011). Where Justice Dwells: A Hands-on Guide to Doing Social Justice in Your Jewish Community. Jewish Lights Pub..score: 243.0
    Introduction: the road ahead -- Pt. I. Envisioning a just place -- 1. Why jewish social justice? -- 2. Place matters -- 3. The ideal city -- Pt. II. Principles and practice of social justice -- 4. Storytelling for social justice -- 5. Creating an integrated Jewish life -- 6. Partnerships and power -- 7. Sacred words: engaging with text and tradition -- Pt. III. Taking action -- 8. Direct service -- 9. Giving and investing money (...)
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  2. Gerald Cromer (2007). Tikkun Olam: Engaged Spirituality and Jewish Identity. Rappaport Center for Assimilation Research and Strengthening Jewish Vitality, Bar Ilan University, Faculty of Jewish Studies.score: 180.0
     
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  3. Merel Visse, Guy A. M. Widdershoven & Tineke A. Abma (2012). Moral Learning in an Integrated Social and Healthcare Service Network. Health Care Analysis 20 (3):281-296.score: 156.0
    The traditional organizational boundaries between healthcare, social work, police and other non-profit organizations are fading and being replaced by new relational patterns among a variety of disciplines. Professionals work from their own history, role, values and relationships. It is often unclear who is responsible for what because this new network structure requires rules and procedures to be re-interpreted and re-negotiated. A new moral climate needs to be developed, particularly in the early stages of integrated services. Who should do what, (...)
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  4. William J. Ferns & Abbe Mowshowitz (1995). Knowledge-Intensive Systems in the Social Service Agency: Anticipated Impacts on the Organisation. [REVIEW] AI and Society 9 (2-3):161-183.score: 138.7
    Shrinking resources and the increasing complexity of clinical decisions are stimulating research in knowledge-intensive computer applications for the delivery of social services. The expected benefits of knowledge-intensive applications such as expert systems include improvement in both the quality and the consistency of service delivery, augmentation of institutional memory, and reduced labour costs through greater reliance on paraprofessionals. This paper analyses the likely impacts of knowledge-intensive systems on social service organisations, drawing on trends in related service-delivery (...)
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  5. Brian T. Trainor (2003). The Human Service 'Disciplines' and Social Work: The Foucault Effect. World Heritage Press.score: 128.0
     
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  6. Rana Jawad (2007). Human Ethics and Welfare Particularism: An Exploration of the Social Welfare Regime in Lebanon. Ethics and Social Welfare 1 (2):123-146.score: 117.0
    This paper presents a profile of the welfare regime in Lebanon which is posited on the twin precepts of human ethics and welfare particularism. It highlights the key role that moral values play in the conceptualization and implementation of social policy, as well as in the measurement of welfare outcomes. This is marked by the dominance of duty, traditionalism and elitism in the ethics of religious welfare in Lebanon. The paper argues that the social welfare regime in Lebanon (...)
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  7. Joe Duffy & David Hayes (2012). Social Work Students Learn About Social Work Values From Service Users and Carers. Ethics and Social Welfare 6 (4):368-385.score: 102.0
    Teaching on social work values is centrally important in social work education as a core aspect of underpinning knowledge in preparing students for practice. This paper describes an innovative project occurring within the first year of the degree in social work, where service users and carers have assisted students with their understanding of social work values. The positive contribution of service users and carers in facilitating students to make links between theory and practice is (...)
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  8. Sid Schwarz (2008). Judaism and Justice: The Jewish Passion to Repair the World. Jewish Lights Pub..score: 98.0
    The purpose of Judaism -- The Exodus-Sinai continuum of Jewish life -- Genesis : Abraham and "the call" -- Exodus : embracing the covenant -- Leviticus : roadmap to a more perfect world -- Numbers : from wilderness to prophecy -- Deuteronomy : how central is God? -- Sinai applied : seven core values of the rabbinic tradition -- The American Jewish community and the public square -- Jews and the struggle for civil rights -- Soviet Jewry : a (...)
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  9. Kenneth L. Kraft (1991). The Relative Importance of Social Responsibility in Determining Organizational Effectiveness: Managers From Two Service Industries. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 10 (7):485 - 491.score: 96.0
    This paper investigates the relative importance of social responsibility criteria in determining organizational effectiveness as seen by managers of two service industries. The Organizational Effectiveness Menu (Kraft and Jauch, 1988) was used as a questionnaire with a sample of 53 firms. The conclusion is that while managers view ethical conduct as among the most important determinants of organizational effectiveness, numerous other social responsibility criteria are assigned relatively low priority. A question remains as to what managers will actually (...)
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  10. Christian Spiess (2007). Recognition and Social Justice: A Roman Catholic View of Christian Bioethics of Long-Term Care and Community Service. Christian Bioethics 13 (3):287-301.score: 96.0
    Contemporary Christian ethics encounters the challenge to communicate genuinely Christian normative orientations within the scientific debate in such a way as to render these orientations comprehensible, and to maintain or enhance their plausibility even for non-Christians. This essay, therefore, proceeds from a biblical motif, takes up certain themes from the Christian tradition (in particular the idea of social justice), and connects both with a compelling contemporary approach to ethics by secular moral philosophy, i.e. with Axel Honneth's reception of Hegel, (...)
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  11. Renfu Luo, Yaojiang Shi, Linxiu Zhang, Chengfang Liu, Hongbin Li, Scott Rozelle & Brian Sharbono (2011). Community Service, Educational Performance and Social Responsibility in Northwest China. Journal of Moral Education 40 (2):181-202.score: 96.0
    The main goal of this paper is to analyse the effect of high school scholarships tied to community service on the development of secondary school students in Northwest China. Using data from three rounds of surveys of thousands of students in 298 classes in 75 high schools in Shaanxi province, the paper documents the implementation of the Compassionate Heart Scholars Program and evaluates the effect of the programme on the educational performance, self?esteem, self?efficacy and social responsibility of the (...)
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  12. Mary-Ellen Boyle (2007). Learning to Neighbor? Service-Learning in Context. Journal of Academic Ethics 5 (1):85-104.score: 90.0
    Service-learning has received a great deal of attention in the management education literature over the past decade, as a method by which students can acquire moral and civic values as well as gain academic knowledge and practice real-world skills. Scholars focus on student and community impact, curricular design, and rationale. However, the educational environment (“context”) in which service-learning occurs has been given less attention, although experienced educators know that the classroom is hardly a vacuum and that students learn (...)
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  13. Omid Sabbaghi, Gerald F. Cavanagh S. J. & Tim Hipskind S. J. (2013). Service-Learning and Leadership: Evidence From Teaching Financial Literacy. Journal of Business Ethics 118 (1):127-137.score: 90.0
    We provide an empirical investigation of leadership characteristics and social justice issues in the context of financial literacy service-learning. Using a unique dataset of student self-ratings, we find that students experience statistically significant increases in 8 of the 10 leadership dimensions and 7 of the 7 social justice issues examined in this study. Leadership dimensions include: persuasion, building community, “commitment to the growth of people,” stewardship, empathy, awareness, foresight, and listening. Interest in social justice issues include: (...)
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  14. Ari-Veikko Anttiroiko, Pekka Valkama & Stephen J. Bailey (forthcoming). Smart Cities in the New Service Economy: Building Platforms for Smart Services. AI and Society:1-12.score: 90.0
    Recent changes in service environments have changed the preconditions of their production and consumption. These changes include unbundling services from production processes, growth of the information-rich economy and society, the search for creativity in service production and consumption and continuing growth of digital technologies. These contextual changes affect city governments because they provide a range of infrastructure and welfare services to citizens. Concepts such as ‘smart city’, ‘intelligent city’ and ‘knowledge city’ build new horizons for cities in undertaking (...)
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  15. Ma Del Mar García de Los Salmones, Angel Herrero Crespo & Ignacio Rodríguez Del Bosque (2005). Influence of Corporate Social Responsibility on Loyalty and Valuation of Services. Journal of Business Ethics 61 (4):369 - 385.score: 84.0
    The study of corporate social responsibility has been the object of much research in recent decades, although there is a need to continue investigating its benefits as a marketing tool. In the current work we adopt a multidimensional perspective of social responsibility, and we carry out market research to determine the perceptions of users of mobile telephone services about economic, legal, ethical and social aspects of their operating companies. With these data we determine the structure and components (...)
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  16. Robyn Bluhm (2012). Elizabeth Ben-Ishai is Assistant Professor of Political Science at Albion College. Her Research Focuses on Feminist Political Theory, Theories of Autonomy, and Social Welfare Service Delivery. Her Recent Publications Include Fostering Autonomy: A Theory of Citizenship, the State, and Social Service Delivery (2012). [REVIEW] International Journal of Feminist Approaches to Bioethics 5 (2).score: 84.0
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  17. Linda Fishman (1977). Social Service and Transplants. Hastings Center Report 7 (1):4-4.score: 84.0
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  18. Blanka Buring (1928). Medical Social Service. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 6 (1):35 – 41.score: 84.0
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  19. A. O. Fort (1997). Jivanmukti and Social Service in Advaita and Neo-Vedanta. Poznan Studies in the Philosophy of the Sciences and the Humanities 59:489-504.score: 84.0
     
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  20. Martin Kaye (1926). Is Theism a Help to Social Service? International Journal of Ethics 36 (3):290-304.score: 84.0
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  21. Jalāluddīn Anṣar ʻUmarī (1996). The Concept of Social Service in Islam. Sole Distributor, Islamic Foundation Trust.score: 84.0
     
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  22. Chris Beckett (2005). Values & Ethics in Social Work: An Introduction. Sage.score: 80.0
    In social work there is seldom an uncontroversial `right way' of doing things. So how will you deal with the value questions and ethical dilemmas that you will be faced with as a professional social worker? This lively and readable introductory text is designed to equip students with a sound understanding of the principles of values and ethics which no social worker should be without. Bridging the gap between theory and practice, this book successfully explores the complexities (...)
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  23. Allan Edward Barsky (2010). Ethics and Values in Social Work: An Integrated Approach for a Comprehensive Curriculum. Oxford University Press.score: 80.0
    In a unique and student-friendly package, Ethics and Values in Social Work offers a series of learning modules that will ensure graduates receive a ...
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  24. Noel Timms & David Watson (eds.) (1978). Philosophy in Social Work. Routledge & K. Paul.score: 80.0
    Introduction Most of the papers gathered here were contributions to a series of joint meetings of the Department of Social Administration and Social Work ...
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  25. B. D. Ellis (2012). Social Humanism: A New Metaphysics. Routledge.score: 80.0
    In this book, Ellis argues that moral and political objectives are not independent of one other, and so must be pursued in tandem. Social humanism is a moral and political philosophy that does just this.
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  26. Sophie Bretesché (2013). La gestion des quartiers d'habitat social à l'épreuve des temps dissociés. Temporalités 18.score: 80.0
    Cet article se propose d’interroger les modalités de gestion des quartiers d’habitat social sous l’angle des temporalités. Deux types de rapport au temps sont plus particulièrement décrits afin d’analyser leur (dés)articulation et leur mode de (dé)synchronisation. Il s’agit de montrer les dissonances à l’œuvre entre le temps physique de la relation au locataire et le temps différé qu’introduisent les outils de gestion à distance. En effet, les dispositifs de prise en charge de la relation au locataire participent à différer (...)
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  27. Mel Gray & Stephen A. Webb (eds.) (2012). Social Work Theories and Methods. Sage.score: 80.0
    The Second Edition of this celebrated book by two of the world's leading researchers in social work introduces readers to the main theories, theorists and perspectives that contribute to the debate on social work theory and social work ...
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  28. Sarah Banks (2004). Ethics, Accountability, and the Social Professions. Palgrave Macmillan.score: 80.0
    This book explores the far-reaching ethical implications of recent changes in the organization and practice of the social professions, including social work, community and youth work. Drawing on moral philosophy, professional ethics and new empirical research, the author explores such questions as: * Can any occupation justifiably claim a special set of ethics? * What is the impact of the new 'ethics of distrust' on the autonomy discretion and creativity of practitioners? * How does inter-professional working challenge conceptions (...)
     
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  29. Sarah Banks (2006). Ethics and Values in Social Work. Palgrave Macmillan.score: 80.0
    The third edition of this popular book has been updated to take account of the latest developments in policy and social work practice. It includes new sections on radical/emancipatory and postmodern approaches to ethics, analysis of the latest codes of ethics from over 30 different countries, additional case studies of ethical problems and dilemmas, practical exercises, and annotated further reading lists at the end of each chapter.
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  30. Nabil A. Ibrahim, Donald P. Howard & John P. Angelidis (2003). Board Members in the Service Industry: An Empirical Examination of the Relationship Between Corporate Social Responsibility Orientation and Directorial Type. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 47 (4):393 - 401.score: 78.0
    One area of business performance of particular interest to both scholars and practitioners is corporate social responsibility. The notion that organizations should be attentive to the needs of constituents other than shareholders has been investigated and vigorously debated for over two decades. This has provoked an especially rich and diverse literature investigating the relationship between business and society. As a result, researchers have urged the study of the profiles and backgrounds of corporate upper echelons in order to better understand (...)
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  31. Michael J. Sauter (2008). The Enlightenment on Trial: State Service and Social Discipline in Eighteenth-Century Germany's Public Sphere. Modern Intellectual History 5 (2):195-223.score: 78.0
    Prussia's Edict on Religion of 1788 forbade sermons that undermined popular belief in the Holy Trinity and the Bible. Scholars have assumed that this act was counter-enlightened because it limited the free use of reason in public. An analysis of two court cases related to the edict reveals, however, that both the edict and its opponents within the state assumed that public expression should be disciplined. With respect to the enlightened bureaucratic elite that opposed the edict, it identifies two factors (...)
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  32. Janie Hubbard (2013). Social Studies Marginalization: Examining the Effects on K-6 Pre-Service Teachers and Students. Journal of Social Studies Research 37 (3):137-150.score: 78.0
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  33. Thomas G. Connors, Melinda Schoenfeldt, Kay E. Weller & Ben A. Smith (2000). Reasons Pre-Service Teachers Choose Secondary Social Studies at Three Mid-West Institutions. Journal of Social Studies Research 24 (2):39-48.score: 78.0
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  34. P. J. Fritzer & D. D. Kumar (2001). Pre-Service Teachers' Performance on a Social Studies Basic American History Chronological Knowledge Test. Journal of Social Studies Research 25 (1):31-37.score: 78.0
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  35. J. J. Sheehan, L. Helgeson & J. Hoover (2001). Embracing Controversy: Developing Skills in Pre-Service Elementary Social Studies Teachers. Journal of Social Studies Research 25 (1):25-30.score: 78.0
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  36. Kay E. Weller & Ben A. Smith (1999). Reasons Pre-Service Students Choose to Teach Secondary Social Studies/Social Science. Journal of Social Studies Research 23 (2):1-10.score: 78.0
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  37. Jill Jacobs (2009). There Shall Be No Needy: Pursuing Social Justice Through Jewish Law & Tradition. Jewish Lights Pub..score: 74.0
    Confront the most pressing issues of twenty-first-century America in this fascinating book, which brings together classical Jewish sources, contemporary policy ...
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  38. Steve Rogowski (2010). Social Work: The Rise and Fall of a Profession? Policy Press.score: 74.0
    This timely book provides a critical look at the profession's rise and subsequent fall.
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  39. R. S. Downie (1980). Caring and Curing: A Philosophy of Medicine and Social Work. Methuen.score: 74.0
  40. Herbert Bisno (1952). The Philosophy of Social Work. Washington, Public Affairs Press.score: 74.0
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  41. Chris L. Clark (1985). Social Work and Social Philosophy: A Guide for Practice. Routledge & Kegan Paul.score: 74.0
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  42. David Howe (2009). A Brief Introduction to Social Work Theory. Palgrave Macmillan.score: 74.0
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  43. Lester Parrott (2006). Values and Ethics in Social Work Practice. Learning Matters.score: 74.0
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  44. Raymond Plant (1980). Political Philosophy and Social Welfare: Essays on the Normative Basis of Welfare Provision. Routledge & Kegan Paul.score: 74.0
  45. Thomas Ryan (2011). Animals and Social Work: A Moral Introduction. Palgrave Macmillan.score: 74.0
     
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  46. Antonio Sandu (2013). Social Work Practice: Research Techniques and Intervention Models: From Problem Solving to Appreciative Inquiry. Lambert Academic Publishing.score: 74.0
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  47. Ruth Wilkes (1981). Social Work with Undervalued Groups. Tavistock Publications in Association with Methuen.score: 74.0
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  48. Penny J. Gilmer & Michael DuBois (2002). Teaching Social Responsibility: The Manhattan Project. Science and Engineering Ethics 8 (2):206-210.score: 72.0
    This paper discusses the critical necessity of teaching students about the social and ethical responsibilities of scientists. Both a university scientist and a middle school science teacher reflect on the value of teaching the ethical issues that confront scientists. In the development of the atomic bomb in the US-led Manhattan Project, scientists faced the growing threat of atomic bombs by the Germans and Japanese and the ethical issues involved in successfully completing such a destructive weapon. The Manhattan Project is (...)
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  49. Katharina Breckner (2006). Russian Philosophers on Continuous Creation as the Basis for Social Change. Studies in East European Thought 58 (4):271 - 297.score: 72.0
    Vladimir Solov’ëv, Sergej Bulgakov, Nikolaj Berdjaev, and Semën Frank shared the conviction that Creation is incomplete: humanity must arrive at organizing social life on an “eighth day.” Thus they prophesied the Universal Church, “social Christianity,” “personalist socialism,” and “spiritual democracy.” Their attempt to avoid any illegitimate confusion between independent rational thought and Christian faith prompted Bulgakov to become an ordained theologian, Berdjaev a “philosophical poet,” and Frank a “Christian realist.” Solov’ëv’s theosophical attempt to philosophically substantiate faith and consequently (...)
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  50. Clarence N. Stone (1983). Whither the Welfare State? Professionalization, Bureaucracy, and the Market Alternative:Street-Level Bureaucracy: Dilemmas of the Individual in Public Services. Michael Lipsky; People-Processing: The Street-Level Bureaucrat in Public Service Bureaucracies. Jeffrey Manditch Prottas; The Welfare Industry: Functionaries and Reprients in Public Aid. David Street, Georte T. Martin, Jr., Laura Kramer; Social Welfare: Why and How? Noel Timms. [REVIEW] Ethics 93 (3):588-.score: 72.0
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