Welfare and Youth Work Practice

Welfare and Youth Work Practice

by Tony Jeffs, Mark Smith


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780333409824
Publisher: Macmillan Education UK
Publication date: 07/14/1988
Edition description: 1988
Pages: 287
Product dimensions: 5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.03(d)

About the Author

TONY JEFFS is a Lecturer in the Department of Social Work and Social Policy, Newcastle upon Tyne Polytechnic. He was the founding editor of the journal Youth and Policy

MARK SMITH is a tutor at the YMCA National College. He has previoulsy worked as co-ordinator of the NAYC Political Education Project and as a youth community worker

TONY JEFFS and MARK SMITH are both editors of Youth Work (1987) and Young People, Inequality and Youth Work

Table of Contents

Preface.- Introduction.- Youth Work, Welfare and the State; T.Jeffs & M.Smith.- The Youth Service and the Threat to Welfare; T.Jeffs & M.Smith.- The Political Economy of Youth Work; T.Jeffs & M.Smith.- Local Authorities and Youth Work: The Effect of Declining Autonomy; K.Shaw with T.Jeffs & M.Smith.- Youth Work and Schooling; T.Jeffs & M.Smith.- The DES and Youthwork; D.Scott with N.Ritchie.- Youth Workers, the MSC and the Youth Training Scheme; H.Williamson.- Finding a Way in: Youth Workers and Juvenile Justice; R.Adams.- Young People, Youth Workers and the Police; M.Marken & D.Smith.- Professionalism or Trade Unionism: The Search for a Collective Identity; B.Davies.- Training the Professional Worker; Y.Ahmad & R.Kirby.- Conclusion; T.Jeffs & M.Smith.

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