Social Workers Affecting Social Policy: An International Perspective

Social Workers Affecting Social Policy: An International Perspective

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781847429742
Publisher: Policy Press at the Univ of Bristol
Publication date: 08/15/2014
Pages: 215
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author


John Gal is professor and dean at the Paul Baerwald School of Social Work and Social Welfare at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Idit Weiss-Gal is associate professor at the Bob Shapell School of Social Work at Tel Aviv University. 

Table of Contents


List of tables and figures
Notes on the contributors
Acknowledgements

1. Policy practice in social work: an introduction
      John Gal and Idit Weiss-Gal
2. Social workers affecting social policy in Australia
     Philip Mendes
3. Social workers affecting social policy in England
      Graeme Simpson
4. Social workers affecting social policy in Israel
      Idit Weiss-Gal
5. Social workers affecting social policy in Italy
      Annamaria Campanini and Carla Facchini
6. Social workers affecting social policy in Russia
      Elena Iarskaia-Smirnova and Pavel Romanov
7. Social workers affecting social policy in Spain
      María-Asunción Martínez-Román
8. Social workers affecting social policy in Sweden
      Katarina H. Thorén and Tapio Salonen
9. Social workers affecting social policy in the US
      Richard Hoefer
10. An international perspective on policy practice
      Idit Weiss-Gal and John Gal

Index

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