Social policy for social work : placing social work in its wider context

Green, Lorraine (Lorraine Carol) author

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  • Creator Lorraine Green and Karen Clarke
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Cambridge, UK ; Malden, MA : Polity Press, 2016.
  • Physical Details
    • x, 212 pages ; 26 cm
  • ISBNs 9780745660820, 0745660827, 9780745660837, 0745660835
  • OCLC ocn912140133


  • Includes bibliographical references and index.


  • Tracing the roots of welfare and the evolution of social policy and social work -- Welfare ideologies, social policy and social work -- Social problems and social work -- Social justice, citizenship and equality -- How social work is organized: institutional arrangements and governance -- Social work in practice: the interface between the individual and the state -- Social work and globalization -- Conclusion and bringing it all together
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