Social Work with Children and Families

Social Work with Children and Families

by Martin Brett Davies
     
 

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Martin Davies brings together contributors from a range of universities and practice backgrounds to provide incisive perspectives on this complex field. One half of a unique duet of texts, this book explores the issues within policy, law, theory and research, which will define practice for the next generation of child and family social workers.

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Martin Davies brings together contributors from a range of universities and practice backgrounds to provide incisive perspectives on this complex field. One half of a unique duet of texts, this book explores the issues within policy, law, theory and research, which will define practice for the next generation of child and family social workers.

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"Where social work should be going." - Trish Hafford-Letchfield, Senior Lecturer, Middlesex University, UK

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230293854
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
04/24/2012
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
6.70(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.80(d)

Meet the Author

MARTIN DAVIES is Professor Emeritus at the University of East Anglia, UK, where he was the founding Director of the Graduate Program in Social Work. He is the author of seven books and more than a hundred scholarly papers. He is editor of The Blackwell Encyclopaedia of Social Work and The Blackwell Companion to Social Work, now in its third edition. His text, The Essential Social Worker, also in its third edition, was based on the UEA course on social work in society, which he taught for twenty years. His most recent authored text, Doing a Successful Research Project, has sold over 8,500 copies since publication in 2007.

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