Learning about social work theory is a bit like hot air ballooning - it's about looking at the world from above and going on a voyage of discovery to find out what guides social work practice. In 25 clearly labelled chapters, this book explains and discusses social work theory in a crisp, clear and accessible way.
Whether you're a student, a newly qualified social worker or a 'seasoned' professional you will find plenty in this book to inform, enlighten and refresh you.
Written by David Howe, one of the top British writers in social work, his simple, easy-to-read style makes this text ideal for quick reference in lectures, on placement or in practice. A Brief Introduction to Social Work Theory manages to be both compact and comprehensive.
You will return to this 'can't live without it' text time and time again.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 240 pages, 240 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 01/05/2009
- Category: Social work
- ISBN: 9780230233126