Journals Higher Education



Published: 17 June 2019

288 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190496548

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Not Just Play

Summer Camp and the Profession of Social Work

Meryl Nadel and Susan Scher

  • Represents a comprehensive survey of the field that includes early social welfare history from the perspective of summer camp programs
  • Features first-hand accounts, archival photos, and vignettes to amplify the discussion of relevant concepts, professional issues, and contemporary concerns
  • Includes a chapter that counterposes an article by William Schwartz (group-work pioneer) with commentary by Lawrence Shulman (contemporary group-work scholar)

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