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The Resource The librarian's guide to homelessness : an empathy-driven approach to solving problems, preventing conflict, and serving everyone, Ryan Dowd

The librarian's guide to homelessness : an empathy-driven approach to solving problems, preventing conflict, and serving everyone, Ryan Dowd

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The librarian's guide to homelessness : an empathy-driven approach to solving problems, preventing conflict, and serving everyone
Title
The librarian's guide to homelessness : an empathy-driven approach to solving problems, preventing conflict, and serving everyone
Statement of responsibility
Ryan Dowd
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"Homelessness is a perennial topic of concern at libraries. In fact, staff at public libraries interact with almost as many homeless individuals as staff at shelters do. In this book Dowd, executive director of a homeless shelter, spotlights best practices drawn from his own shelter's policies and training materials"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dowd, Ryan
Dewey number
025.5086942
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
Text in English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Libraries and the homeless
  • Libraries and community
  • Homelessness
  • Public services (Libraries)
  • Homeless persons
  • Libraries
  • Homeless Persons
  • Library Services
  • United States
  • Homeless persons
  • Homelessness
  • Libraries and community
  • Libraries and the homeless
  • Public services (Libraries)
  • United States
  • Homelessness
  • Homeless persons
  • Libraries
  • Libraries and the homeless
  • Libraries and community
Label
The librarian's guide to homelessness : an empathy-driven approach to solving problems, preventing conflict, and serving everyone, Ryan Dowd
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. Homelessness and empathy. Top ten homeless myths -- Homeless people are (not) just like you -- Empathy : the psychological, neurological, and social bases for it -- Part 2. Empathy-driven enforcement. Empathy vs. punishment -- Step 1: Your head tools -- Step 2: Your body tools -- Step 3: Your word tools -- Advanced tools -- Part 3. Special situations. Everyday predicaments -- Mental illness -- Substance abuse -- Hygiene -- Sleeping -- Possessions -- Children -- Part 4. Beyond problem-solving. Advice for managers and leaders -- How best to help homeless patrons -- Conclusion : The end of homelessness
Control code
on1004542192
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xv, 248 pages
Isbn
9780838916261
Lccn
2017052410
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1004542192
Label
The librarian's guide to homelessness : an empathy-driven approach to solving problems, preventing conflict, and serving everyone, Ryan Dowd
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1. Homelessness and empathy. Top ten homeless myths -- Homeless people are (not) just like you -- Empathy : the psychological, neurological, and social bases for it -- Part 2. Empathy-driven enforcement. Empathy vs. punishment -- Step 1: Your head tools -- Step 2: Your body tools -- Step 3: Your word tools -- Advanced tools -- Part 3. Special situations. Everyday predicaments -- Mental illness -- Substance abuse -- Hygiene -- Sleeping -- Possessions -- Children -- Part 4. Beyond problem-solving. Advice for managers and leaders -- How best to help homeless patrons -- Conclusion : The end of homelessness
Control code
on1004542192
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xv, 248 pages
Isbn
9780838916261
Lccn
2017052410
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1004542192

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