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The Resource Social work : the rise and fall of a profession?, Steve Rogowski

Social work : the rise and fall of a profession?, Steve Rogowski

Label
Social work : the rise and fall of a profession?
Title
Social work
Title remainder
the rise and fall of a profession?
Statement of responsibility
Steve Rogowski
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From a critical perspective, this book charts social work's development over the last 150 years, pinpointing the present neo-liberal consensus as being at the root of the profession's current crisis. Notwithstanding the difficulties involved, it calls for a progressive, radical/critical practice based on social justice and social change
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Rogowski, Steve
Dewey number
361.0023
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Social service
  • Social service
  • Social service
  • Social workers
Label
Social work : the rise and fall of a profession?, Steve Rogowski
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-208) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: the rise and fall of social work? -- The beginnings of social work to its 1970s zenith -- Thatcherism: challenges and opportunities -- New Labour: new challenges and (fewer) opportunities -- The professionalisation of social work? -- Managerialism and the social work business -- Conclusion: The changing face, or the fall of social work?
Control code
ocn801848419
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 216 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781447303527
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Oxford University Press
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)801848419
Label
Social work : the rise and fall of a profession?, Steve Rogowski
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-208) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: the rise and fall of social work? -- The beginnings of social work to its 1970s zenith -- Thatcherism: challenges and opportunities -- New Labour: new challenges and (fewer) opportunities -- The professionalisation of social work? -- Managerialism and the social work business -- Conclusion: The changing face, or the fall of social work?
Control code
ocn801848419
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 216 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781447303527
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Oxford University Press
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)801848419

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