The Call To Social Work: Life Stories / Edition 1

The Call To Social Work: Life Stories / Edition 1

by Craig Winston LeCroy
     
 

ISBN-10: 0761985689

ISBN-13: 9780761985686

Pub. Date: 02/19/2002

Publisher: SAGE Publications

The purpose of this book is to accurately capture the thought and deeds of social workers —the good and bad. Each life story in this book represents a true picture of what the social worker said. Instructors who use this book in their courses will have to contrast their ideals of practice with the realities captured in each life story. Students who read this

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The purpose of this book is to accurately capture the thought and deeds of social workers —the good and bad. Each life story in this book represents a true picture of what the social worker said. Instructors who use this book in their courses will have to contrast their ideals of practice with the realities captured in each life story. Students who read this book will have to think about whether each story represents good practice or what principles they would adhere to based on their understanding of social work. The purpose of this book is to accurately capture the thought and deeds of social workers the good and bad. Each life story in this book represents a true picture of what the social worker said. Instructors who use this book in their courses will have to contrast their ideals of practice with the realities captured in each life story. Students who read this book will have to think about whether each story represents good practice or what principles they would adhere to based on their understanding of social work.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761985686
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
02/19/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Prologue
1. The Art of Doing Social Work
2. A Meaningful Path
3. Passion for Justice
4. A Personal Mission
5. In Pursuit of Compassion
6. Building Community Connections
7. A Healing Journey
8. Keeping the Vision Alive
Epilogue
Index
About the Author

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