Social Work: Community Social Work

  • The Routledge Handbook of Critical Social Work book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Critical Social Work

    Edited by Stephen Webb

    The Routledge Handbook of Critical Social Work brings together the world’s leading scholars in the field to provide a cutting-edge overview of classic and current research and future trends in the subject. Comprised of 47 chapters divided into six sections: Historical, social, and political…

    Hardback – 2019-01-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Realising Participation: Elderly People as Active Users of Health and Social Care book cover

    Realising Participation

    Elderly People as Active Users of Health and Social Care

    By Kathryn Roberts, Tom Chapman

    This title was first published in 2001: During the last twenty years government rhetoric in the UK has increasingly advocated that statutory health and social care services should regard and treat recipients as 'consumers' in the same way as companies and organizations in the private sector. This…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

  • Caring for Older People: An Assessment of Community Care in the 1990s book cover

    Caring for Older People

    An Assessment of Community Care in the 1990s

    By Linda Bauld, John Chesterman, Bleddyn Davies, Ken Judge

    This title was first published in 2000:  Caring for Older People provides a unique insight into the world of community care in the 1990’s. It presents findings from a national study of social care from the perspectives of older service users, their carers and care managers. Descriptive…

    Paperback – 2018-12-31 
    Routledge

  • Promoting Non-Violence: Social Work Conversations about Violence book cover

    Promoting Non-Violence

    Social Work Conversations about Violence

    By Gerard Heery

    The use of violence within relationships, families or communities is a major public health issue across the world. As such, it will continue to require global, strategic, and preventative measures across educational, social care and criminal justice systems. This book draws on the author’s gritty…

    Paperback – 2018-11-06 
    Routledge

  • Education and Social Action: Community Service and the Curriculum in Higher Education book cover

    Education and Social Action

    Community Service and the Curriculum in Higher Education

    Edited by Sinclair Goodlad

    Originally published in 1975 Education and Social Action, examines the possibility and value of effecting links between community service and the curriculum in various sectors of higher education. It describes what has been done in each of several disciplines in giving students the opportunity to…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • Social Work: An Outline for the Intending Student book cover

    Social Work

    An Outline for the Intending Student

    By Noel Timms

    Originally published in 1970, Social Work is an introduction for students and others who are thinking of taking up social work, or who want to know what social work is. The book begins by outlining the development of social work in the United Kingdom. It describes the methods social workers use,…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Noel Timms

  • Recording in Social Work book cover

    Recording in Social Work

    By Noel Timms

    Originally published in 1972 Recording in Social Work looks at how recording has always been claimed as one of the necessary activities of social workers, whatever form of social work they undertake. The book deals systematically with recording, and the theory and practice recording takes, as well…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Noel Timms

  • Perspectives in Social Work book cover

    Perspectives in Social Work

    By Noel Timms, Rita Timms

    Perspectives in Social Work was originally published in 1977 and provides a text for social workers in training to use. The book argues for a more philosophical approach to both understanding and doing social work and seeks to establish simple and basic elements in social work, asking questions…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Noel Timms

  • The Recieving End book cover

    The Recieving End

    Edited by Noel Timms

    Originally published in 1973, The Receiving End looks at the British welfare services for deprived children. The book is comprised of essays from individuals that have been on the receiving end of the social help agencies, such as adoption societies, fostering agencies and children’s homes. Each…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Noel Timms

  • Language of Social Casework book cover

    Language of Social Casework

    By Noel Timms

    Originally published in 1968, Language of Social Casework considers the way in which social workers commonly neglect language. It is suggested that part of this neglect is due to the ways in which social workers and their critics envisage the activity of social work. The traditional criticisms of…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Noel Timms

  • Philosophy in Social Work book cover

    Philosophy in Social Work

    Edited by Noel Timms, David Watson

    Originally published in 1978, Philosophy in Social Work is a collection of papers that invites reflective consideration of the philosophical issues arising out of social work. The work stemmed from a series of meetings at the University of Glasgow, designed to encourage philosophers to look at…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Noel Timms

  • Social Work Values: An Enquiry book cover

    Social Work Values

    An Enquiry

    By Noel Timms

    Originally published in 1983 Social Work Values is a sustained enquiry about the present situation of social work. It describes the treatment of social work values in the social work literature and in research, and pursues three distinct avenues towards an improvement on the present…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Noel Timms

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