Making Social Work News: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Making Social Work News

1st Edition

By Meryl Aldridge


250 pages

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Hardback: 9780415074414
pub: 1994-08-11
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pub: 2002-09-11
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First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


Meryl Aldridge provides a well-informed an dinformative account of the representation of a range of social work issues in the media. … a book that breaks new ground in helping us t understand the relationship between social work and the news media. … it is a welcome addition to the literature makes a number of important and significant points and in the process, provides, considerable empirical evidence to illustrate and support the points of debate.' - British Journal of Social Work

`… really useful and readable account of how social work has been treated by the media, … essential reading for CPOs and for all students. This short review cannot do justice to the thorough and convincing analysis and the useful pointers for developing a strategy.' - Probation Journal

`This book has much to interest all those concerned with contemporary British society and I hope its readership will extend beyond those who are interested in social work, the media and sociology' - Issues in Social Work Education

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MEDICAL / Health Care Delivery