Introducing Social Work PDF ePub eBook

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Introducing Social Work free pdf In this lively introduction suitable for students at any level, Lena Dominelli explores the extraordinary scope and importance of social work. Using engaging examples from contemporary social work practice, she clearly answers questions about what social work is, how social workers work in a variety of settings and the clients they are likely to deal with. She tackles head on the dilemmas social workers face in their day-to-day work and the challenges of working with limited resources and marginalized social groups such as the elderly, the homeless and abused children. This work will affirm the valuable contribution social workers can make to human wellbeing and demonstrate how the promise and potential of social work can be, and is, realized.

About Lena Dominelli

Lena Dominelli is Head of Social, Community and Youth Work, Durham University

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Author : Lena Dominelli
Publisher : Polity Press
Data Published : 30 January 2009
ISBN : 0745640869
EAN : 9780745640860
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 184 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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