Introduction to fourth edition.- PART 1: THEORIES, MODELS AND METHODS FOR EMPOWERING PRACTICE.- Ingredients of Empowerment: the Global Challenge.- Frameworks for Empowerment.- PART 2: PRACTISING EMPOWERMENT.- Self-Empowerment.- Empowering Individuals.- Empowering Groups.- Empowering Organisations.- Empowering Communities and Political Systems.- Empowering Evaluation.- PART 3: ISSUES FOR SOCIAL WORK.- Empowering Service Users and Carers.- Towards an Empowering Social Work.- Bibliography.- Index.
Empowerment, Participation and Social Work / Edition 4by Robert Adams
Pub. Date: 02/05/2008
Publisher: Macmillan Education UK
Now in its fourth edition this book continues to offer in-depth coverage spanning both conceptual debates about empowerment and a range of practice issues. The clarity and accessibility, as well as new examples reflecting varied global contexts and material on empowering children and adults, make it an essential resource at all levels of study.
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