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Reconceptualising work with "carers" : new directions for policy and practice, edited by Kristen Stalker

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Reconceptualising work with "carers" : new directions for policy and practice
Title
Reconceptualising work with "carers"
Title remainder
new directions for policy and practice
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kristen Stalker
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the wake of the profound changes in policy and practice around caring over the past ten years, this volume takes a fresh look at the social and legal status of carers. Demonstrating the scope and diversity of 'caring', the contributors highlight the positive aspects of caring and the interdependence of many caring relationships but also broach the sensitive and complex subject of 'poor' care and the importance of identifying and meeting the needs of 'hidden carers'. Arguing that policy and practice must take account of both carers' and users' interests, the contributors re-evaluate the exis
Member of
Dewey number
361.941
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Stalker, Kirsten
Series statement
Research highlights in social work
Series volume
43
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  • Caregivers
  • Caregivers
  • Caregivers
Label
Reconceptualising work with "carers" : new directions for policy and practice, edited by Kristen Stalker
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Reconceptualising Work with 'Carers'; Contents; Introduction; 1. Carers: An Overview of Concepts, Developments and Debates; 2. Caring Relationships: Looking Beyond Welfare Categories of 'Carers' and 'Service Users'; 3. Diversity among Carers; 4. Carers and Assessment; 5. Caring Families: Their Support or Empowerment?; 6. Caring Voices: Carers' Participation in Policy and Practice; 7. Carers and Employment; 8. Getting to Grips with Poor Care; 9. The Legal Framework of Caring; The Contributors; Subject Index; Author Index
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ocm54911752
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Extent
1 online resource (208 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781417501984
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unknown
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eBooks on EBSCOhost
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)54911752
Label
Reconceptualising work with "carers" : new directions for policy and practice, edited by Kristen Stalker
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Reconceptualising Work with 'Carers'; Contents; Introduction; 1. Carers: An Overview of Concepts, Developments and Debates; 2. Caring Relationships: Looking Beyond Welfare Categories of 'Carers' and 'Service Users'; 3. Diversity among Carers; 4. Carers and Assessment; 5. Caring Families: Their Support or Empowerment?; 6. Caring Voices: Carers' Participation in Policy and Practice; 7. Carers and Employment; 8. Getting to Grips with Poor Care; 9. The Legal Framework of Caring; The Contributors; Subject Index; Author Index
Control code
ocm54911752
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (208 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781417501984
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)54911752

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