Supporting your high street Find out how »
Basket Image


Social Work Research in Practice : Ethical and Political Contexts, Hardback Book

Social Work Research in Practice : Ethical and Political Contexts Hardback


This new edition of Social Work Research in Practice: Ethical and Political Contexts explores the intrinsic connection between knowledge, research and practice in social work.

The authors argue that through a better appreciation of research, the highest standards of social work can be achieved. The second edition investigates contemporary approaches which impact on the discourses of social work research, including: - Evidence-based practice- User-led research- Anti-oppressive practice- Practice-based research Each chapter has been fully updated with a rich range of case examples and references.

Further reading is also included, so that readers can expand their knowledge. This book is a valuable resource for both undergraduate and postgraduate students, as well as practitioners working in the field of social work. Heather D'Cruz works as a Consultant: Research and Professional Education.

Martyn Jones is Associate Dean at RMIT University.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 224 pages
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Research methods: general
  • ISBN: 9781446200780

Other Formats



Item not Available

Also by Heather D'Cruz