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Social work and social perspectives

Eileen Oak

Social work and social perspectives

by Eileen Oak

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social service,
  • Social work administration,
  • Sociology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementEileen Oak.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV40 .O32 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22658054M
    ISBN 109780230004641
    LC Control Number2008043495

      Social Work Perspectives on Human Behaviour by Margarete Parrish, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(6). Social Work perspectives News and Events from the St. Catherine University – University of St. Thomas School of Social Work Fall Feature Focus: Social Work in Health Care. Table of contents: From the Dean Page 2 Introducing Social Work .

    Author: Margarete Parrish; Publisher: McGraw-Hill International ISBN: Category: Political Science Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» By drawing from biological, psychological and sociological perspectives, the book aims to provide social work students with a theoretically informed basis to observe, understand, and interpret people's behaviours in ways . ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages ; 24 cm: Contents: Part I. Conceptual foundations --Section nature of social group work --Social group work: Commitments and perspectives / Albert S. Alissi --Some basic assumptions about social group work / Grace L. Coyle --The social group work process / Clara A. Kaiser --Frame .

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Perspectives on Social Work. The invited outside reviewers for this issue include: Ray Woodcock (Indiana University-Purdue University), and Marva Augustine (Indiana University).

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In its tight knitting together of theory and practice this book links philosophical and moral principles with an understanding of how to engage with social justice in a way that is relevant to social work.