Volume 12 (2015), Issue 2

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DOI: 10.55521/10-012-200

Term Paper Contest

First Place: Arielle A. Neal, MSW. The Intersection of Social Work and Social Enterprise MidTennessee Collaborative Master of Social Work Program
Nominated and Sponsored by Ariana Postlethwait, MSW, Ph.D.

Second Place: Rachel Sudore, MSW. Trans* Sensitivity in Re-Entry Programs: Recommendations for Social Justice Advocacy
Nominated and Sponsored by Trevor G. Gates, PhD, LCSW

Third Place: Kimberly Shelden, MSW Candidate. Values and Ethics
Nominated and Sponsored by Tobi DeLong-Hamilton, Ph.D., LCSW


Abortion and Gay Marriages
Stephen M. Marson, Ph.D.


Supererogation in Social Work: Deciding Whether to go Beyond the Call of Duty
Anthony A. Bibus III, MA, Ph.D., LISW

Social Work as a Value-Based Profession: Value Conflicts and Implications for Practitioners’ Self-Concepts
Derek Chechak, MSW, RSW

Striving for Cultural Competence While Preparing Millennials as Emerging Professionals
Rachel R. Slaymaker, LMSW & Kerri K. Fisher, LCSW

Complexity of Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting
Titus Ogalo Pacho, MA

Toward a Theoretical Framework for Social Work — Reciprocity: The Symbolic Justification for Existence
Maritta Törrönen, Ph.D.

Among the Missing — Revisited: A Comparative Content Analysis of LGBT Journal Publications Over Two Time Periods
Stephen “Arch” Erich, Ph.D., LCSW, Sharon Hall, Ph.D., Jessica Narvaez Gonzalez, LMSW, Heather Kanenberg, Ph.D. LMSW & My-Linh Truong, BS

Book Reviews

Grobman, G. M. (2015). Ethics in nonprofit organizations: Theory and practice, 2nd edition.
Reviewed by Laura Gibson, Ph.D., LCSW

Willse, C. (2015). The value of homelessness: Managing surplus life in the United States.
Reviewed by Wayne C. Evens, Ph.D.

Eller, J. D. (2015). Culture and diversity in the United States: So many ways to be American.
Reviewed by Peggy Proudfoot Harman, MSW, Ph.D.

Singer, P. (2015). The most good you can do: How effective altruism is changing ideas about living ethically.
Reviewed by Peter A. Kindle, Ph.D., CPA, LMSW

Bisman, C. (2014). Social work: Value-guided practice for a global society.
Reviewed by George Gray, MSSW, LSW

Mathews, B., & Bross, D. C. (Eds.). (2015). Mandatory reporting laws and the identification of severe child abuse and neglect.
Reviewed by Peggy Proudfoot Harman, MSW, Ph.D.

Cline, E. (2015). Families of virtue: Confucian and Western views on childhood development.
Reviewed by Ottis Murray, Ed.D.