Monthly Archives: November 2006

Journal of Social Work Values and Ethics

November 29, 2006

Journal of Social Work Values and Ethics
http://www.socialworker.com/jswve/

The Journal of Social Work Values and Ethics examines the ethical and values issues that impact and are interwoven with social work practice, research and theory development. JSWV&E addresses ethical and value issues that encompass the full range of social problems and issues that social workers encounter. The journal provides the necessary historical perspectives on the development of social work values and ethics, as well as present articles providing value and ethical dilemmas stemming from state-of-the-art developments. The Journal of Social Work Values and Ethics focuses on areas such as

* Development of models for analyzing and resolving value and ethical conflicts.

* Discussion of ethical and value dilemmas related to the development of new technologies.

* Research studies on the influence of values and ethics in social work practice decision-making and in agency program development.

* Examples of good practice that clearly highlight ethical and value considerations.

* Theoretical articles that explain the origin, development and evolution of social work values and ethics.

* Reviews and analyzes scholarly and practice books, monographs, and articles written on the topic of social work values and ethics.

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50 Favorite Blogging Resources

November 29, 2006


50 Favorite Blogging Resources

50 Favorite Blogging Resources
http://www.pronetadvertising.com/articles/my-50-favorite-blogging-resources.html

Here is a list of 50 blogging resources that can be helpful to any individual and corporation looking to get into blogging or wanting to learn more about it. This is a nice posting and blogging reference article. This has been added to my Bots Blogs and News Aggregators Presentation Resources.

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Stikkit – Digital Sticky Notes That Think

November 29, 2006

Stikkit – Digital Sticky Notes That Think
http://www.stikkit.com/

Stikkit gives you the digital equivalent of a sticky note: the easiest thing you can grab to jot down an idea or reminder. As you type, Stikkit watches for appointments, to-dos, people, bookmarks and more, magically extracting and organizing the important details. It’s like having a personal assistant following along after you. This has been added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™ Information Blog.

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Farecast – Airfare Prediction and Purchase

November 29, 2006

Farecast – Airfare Prediction and Purchase
http://www.farecast.com/

Farecast.com is the first airfare prediction website. They help online travel shoppers save money by answering the question; should you buy now or wait? In their beta version, they now offer airfare predictions from over 75 U.S. departure cities to top domestic destinations. They are passionate about creating the best place to shop for airfare online. Their team focuses on building new product features that will help travel shoppers make more confident and smarter airfare purchase decisions. So stay tuned for future releases and be a part of the next big thing in online travel. This has been added to Prediction Markets Subject Tracer™ Information Blog. This has been added to ShoppingBots Subject Tracer™ Information Blog.

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Journal of Social Work Values and Ethics

November 29, 2006

Journal of Social Work Values and Ethics
http://www.socialworker.com/jswve/

The Journal of Social Work Values and Ethics examines the ethical and values issues that impact and are interwoven with social work practice, research and theory development. JSWV&E addresses ethical and value issues that encompass the full range of social problems and issues that social workers encounter. The journal provides the necessary historical perspectives on the development of social work values and ethics, as well as present articles providing value and ethical dilemmas stemming from state-of-the-art developments. The Journal of Social Work Values and Ethics focuses on areas such as

* Development of models for analyzing and resolving value and ethical conflicts.

* Discussion of ethical and value dilemmas related to the development of new technologies.

* Research studies on the influence of values and ethics in social work practice decision-making and in agency program development.

* Examples of good practice that clearly highlight ethical and value considerations.

* Theoretical articles that explain the origin, development and evolution of social work values and ethics.

* Reviews and analyzes scholarly and practice books, monographs, and articles written on the topic of social work values and ethics.

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50 Favorite Blogging Resources

November 29, 2006


50 Favorite Blogging Resources

50 Favorite Blogging Resources
http://www.pronetadvertising.com/articles/my-50-favorite-blogging-resources.html

Here is a list of 50 blogging resources that can be helpful to any individual and corporation looking to get into blogging or wanting to learn more about it. This is a nice posting and blogging reference article. This has been added to my Bots Blogs and News Aggregators Presentation Resources.

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ChipIn – Collecting Funds On the Web

November 28, 2006


ChipIn

ChipIn – Collecting Funds On the Web
http://www.chipin.com/

ChipIn’s mission is to make it easy to collect money. They enable users to organize group payments and fundraisers (”ChipIns”) in a quick, easy, and secure way. They also make it simple for organizers to publicize their ChipIns, by providing powerful fundraising widgets that can be embedded in social media. ChipIn allows anyone to collect money for a personal cause, group purchase, or fundraiser using their own custom ChipIn page. ChipIn enables bloggers to create an interactive widget that allows them to raise money directly through blogs and other social media. ChipIn empowers non-profit organizations to engage a distributed network of supporters in “blograising” campaigns for major fundraising efforts. This has been added to Social Informatics Subject Tracer™ Information Blog.

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Journal of Mixed Methods Research

November 28, 2006

Journal of Mixed Methods Research
http://mmr.sagepub.com

The Journal of Mixed Methods Research (JMMR) is an innovative, quarterly, international publication that focuses on empirical, methodological, and theoretical articles about mixed methods research across the social, behavioral, health, and human sciences. The Journal of Mixed Methods Research’s scope includes:

* Developing and defining a global terminology and nomenclature for mixed methods research
* Delineating where mixed methods research may be used most effectively
* Creating the paradigmatic and philosophical foundations for mixed methods research
* Illuminating design and procedure issues
* Determining the logistics of conducting mixed methods research

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EditGrid – Spreadsheets On the Web

November 28, 2006

EditGrid – Spreadsheets On the Web
http://www.editgrid.com/

An online spreadsheet featuring real-time-update and extensive collaboration features. This has been added to the tools section of Research Resources Subject Tracer™ Information Blog.

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i-pol – A Portal On Internet and Politics

November 28, 2006


i-pol

i-pol – A Portal On Internet and Politics
http://www.i-pol.org/

The i-pol website features academic resources [literature, research, data and news] about Internet and politics. This is a joint effort of Stephen Ward [Oxford], Rachel Gibson [Leicester] and Wainer Lusoli [Chester]. It is hosted at Salford [with thanks]. Navigation is intuitive: a) the website is updated weekly through i-blog, a weblog on Internet and politics; b) their research projects are filed in the projects section; c) their papers, publications and data are all included in the ouput section; d) links to research on Internet and politics are filed under resources; and e) their bios are under people, should you feel adventurous. The site has been running for five years, home of three ESRC-funded research projects. Material from these projects is available in the projects section. This has been added to Research Resources Subject Tracer™ Information Blog.

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