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Ethics and Value Perspectives in Social Work

Ethics and Value Perspectives in Social Work

by Mel Gray
     
 

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This agenda setting text explores a broad range of value perspectives and their impact on and contribution to social work thinking on ethics. Including new perspectives, such as Islam, and drawing on international contributors, this is essential reading for all social work students studying ethics and values.

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This agenda setting text explores a broad range of value perspectives and their impact on and contribution to social work thinking on ethics. Including new perspectives, such as Islam, and drawing on international contributors, this is essential reading for all social work students studying ethics and values.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230365278
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
05/19/2010
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Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
280
File size:
449 KB

Meet the Author

MEL GRAY is Professor of Social Work and Research Professor in the Research Institute of Advanced Study for Humanity at the University of Newcastle, Australia.  She is Joint Editor of Australian Social Work and is on the editorial boards for several international journals. Her interests range from creativity, morality, spirituality and theory and philosophy in social work to experiential social work education. 

STEPHEN A. WEBB is Professor of Human Sciences and Director of the Research Institute of Advanced Study for Humanity at the University of Newcastle, Australia. His previous publications include Thinking about Social Work, co-edited with Mel Gray, and Social Work in a Risk Society (Palgrave). 

Mel Gray is Professor of Social Work in the School of Humanities and Social Science at the University of Newcastle in New South Wales, the highest ranked social work research program in Australia. She has an extensive, highly acclaimed research and publication profile and is widely recognised for her contribution to international social work and social development.
Stephen A. Webb is Professor of Social Work at Glasgow Caledonian University in Scotland. Previous to this he was Director of the Institute for Social Inclusion and Well-being, University of Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia And Professorial Research Fellow at University of Sussex. Stephen is author of several books including Evidence-based Social Work: A Critical Stance (with Gray&Plath, Routledge 2009). He is co-editor (with Gray) of Social Work Theories and Methods (Sage 2008), the four-volume international reference work International Social Work (Sage 2010), and the Sage Handbook of Social Work (for Sage, with Gray&Midgley, 2012). Webb’s critical analysis Considerations on the validity of evidence-based practice in social work (2001) is the world’s most cited article in the field and the most influential publication in social work over the last ten years (Hodge et al., 2011).

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