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No Easy Answers

ISBN 10 : 9780889614659
ISBN 13 : 0889614652

Child-protection social worker Lexie Doucette tumbles into her profession by chance and has a quick and dramatic introduction to this challenging and essential line of work. Fuelle..


Learning Disability

ISBN 10 : 9780335238446
ISBN 13 : 0335238440

Annotation "The editors have brought together a range of eminent contributors who present a range of issues throughout the life cycle. The book asserts that it hopes to 'assist rea..


Social Working

ISBN 10 : 0802077269
ISBN 13 : 9780802077264

de Montigny uses the tension between his experience of growing up 'working class' and the difficult process of becoming a social worker to explore the practical activities professi..


The Story Of Baby P

ISBN 10 : 9781447316220
ISBN 13 : 1447316223

In England in 2007 Peter Connelly, a 17 month old little boy - known initially in the media reporting as 'Baby P' - died following terrible neglect and abuse. Fifteen months later,..



Best Practice With Older People

ISBN 10 : 9781137368461
ISBN 13 : 1137368462

Social workers often have to handle a great deal of negativity in their working lives. This book celebrates social work practice at its most positive and influential and, in doing ..


The Social Worker Speaks

ISBN 10 : 9781317015468
ISBN 13 : 1317015460

The Social Worker Speaks charts the motivations, work activities and attitudes of social workers across the country from 1904 to 1989. The book is about workers in the public secto..


Best Practice With Children And Families

ISBN 10 : 9781137003027
ISBN 13 : 1137003022

A practice-based blueprint for all work with children and families, this title takes a bottom-up approach to a highly-contested field of social work. Based on the authors' intervie..


Anti Racist Social Work

ISBN 10 : 9781137534200
ISBN 13 : 1137534206

With new chapters, examples and revisions throughout to reflect current debates and practices in light of contemporary global events, this new edition meets the needs of all consci..


Little Victim

ISBN 10 : 9781849832519
ISBN 13 : 184983251X

In Baby Xwe learned how super-tough cop Harry Keeble and his colleagues in Hackney's Child Protection Unit rescued dozens of kids, faced lynch mobs and undertook the impossible job..