Core social work : international theory, values and practice /

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Author / Creator:Blok, Willem, 1950-
Uniform title:Inleiding social work. English
Imprint:London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2012.
Description:1 online resource (189 pages) : illustrations
Subject:Social service.
Human services.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Social Work.
Human services.
Social service.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
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Language / Script:Restricted: Printing from this resource is governed by The Legal Deposit Libraries (Non-Print Works) Regulations (UK) and UK copyright law currently in force.
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Legal Deposit; Only available on premises controlled by the deposit library and to one user at any one time; The Legal Deposit Libraries (Non-Print Works) Regulations (UK).
Summary:It is important for practising and trainee social workers to have a full understanding of the work they do and its role in society. This book provides an introduction to 'the essentials' of social work. Written from an international perspective, the author details the core theory, values and practice which unite social workers around the world. He covers professional standards, social work education and training and social work structures, and outlines a vision of the future of social work: where it is now, and what needs to be done to protect its identity. This accessible text will be require.
Other form:Print version: Blok, Willem, 1950- Inleiding social work. English. Core social work. London ; Philadelphia : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2012