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The short guide to social work, Paperback / softback Book

The short guide to social work Paperback / softback

Part of the Short Guides series


This engaging and accessible text offers a concise overview of social work which will appeal to anyone needing a quick introduction to social work as a discipline.

It contains essential information for all prospective and new social work students, the theories and policy and practice frameworks as well as current issues facing social work today.

Illustrated with many examples from practice, it covers social work with many service user groups including children and families, adults, older people, disabled people and people with mental health problems as well as specialist areas of practice.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 208 pages
  • Publisher: Policy Press
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  • Category: Social work
  • ISBN: 9781847422873

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