Journals Higher Education



Published: 28 January 2018

335 Pages

9.7 x 7.5 inches

ISBN: 9780190308728

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Social Work

Contexts and Practice

Fourth Edition

Marie Connolly, Louise Harms, and Jane Maidment

  • Has a wide scope with both a solid grounding in theory and practical skills
  • Appropriate for both undergraduate introductory-level social work units (1st year) with practical skills and to higher-level units that require breadth and depth and cover fields of practice and social work issues (2nd, 3rd and PG).
  • Covers both Australian and New Zealand content
  • Touches on a wide range of fields of practice including cross-cultural practice, Indigenous populations, child welfare and mental health
  • New supplementary materials to engage students and further their understanding

New to this Edition:

  • New co-editor Jane Maidment offers a fresh focus on the practice skills required to work effectively as a social worker.
  • New chapter on Social Justice and Critical Reflection
  • Thoroughly revised to reflect changes in the industry.

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