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Empowerment, Participation and Social Work / Edition 4
     

Empowerment, Participation and Social Work / Edition 4

by Robert Adams
 

ISBN-10: 0230019994

ISBN-13: 9780230019997

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.

Overview

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230019997
Publisher:
Macmillan Education UK
Publication date:
02/05/2008
Series:
Practical Social Work Series
Edition description:
4th ed. 2008
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.02(d)

Table of Contents

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.

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