Journals Higher Education



Published: 20 March 2020

384 Pages

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

ISBN: 9780190937676

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Rural Social Work in the 21st Century

Serving Individuals, Families, and Communities in the Countryside

Second Edition

Michael Daley

  • The most comprehensive and up-to-date introduction to rural social work on the market.
  • Informal, direct, and engaging language helps keep students interested and introduces them to rural expressions
  • Supported by instructor materials

New to this Edition:

  • New chapter discusses social, economic, and environmental justice along with advocacy to improve conditions
  • Services chapter is expanded to include coverage of veterans and history chapter is expanded to include coverage of poor farms
  • Ethics chapter reflects the 2017 revisions to the NASW Code of Ethics
  • Citations and source material updated throughout

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