Social Work: The Basics is an insightful introduction to the often misrepresented world of social work practice. Taking a broad, international view of social work, this accessible text sets out to dispel myths surrounding social work, addressing media debates, and presenting a balanced view of what social work is and what social workers do. Questions answered include:
Drawing examples from the full spectrum of social work practice, this book is valuable reading for all individuals interested in the field of social work. It will provide a helpful introduction for students considering a career in social work, those beginning social work courses, and professionals engaged in multi-agency approaches with social workers who have little direct experience.
Series: The Basics
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 224
Published: 2nd August 2012
Dimensions (cm): 20.5 x 13.4 x 1.8
Weight (kg): 0.347