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Law for Social Workers
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LAW FOR SOCIAL WORKERS

PAPERBACK BY CARR, HELEN (PROFESSOR OF LAW AND DIRECTOR OF TEACHING AND LEARNING, UNIVERSITY OF KENT); GOOSEY, DAVID (PRINCIPAL LECTURER, UNIVERSITY OF WESTMINSTER BUSINESS SCHOOL AND QUALIFIED SOCIAL WORKER)

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ISBN
9780198783459
IMPRINT
OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS
 
 
EDITION
14TH REVISED EDITION
PUBLISHER
OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS
STOCK FOR DELIVERY
IN STOCK
FORMAT
PAPERBACK
PAGES
664 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
19 JAN 2017

DESCRIPTION

Law for Social Workers has been supporting social work students and professionals for over 25 years. Written by an expert lecturer team with practical experience, this book provides the perfect combination of legal explanation and practical insight and is the ideal text to see students through their course and career. This edition continues to provide an accurate, jargon-free account of the law social workers need to know, with helpful diagrams and case studies included throughout to explain areas of difficulty and ensure understanding for students and professionals at all levels. The 14th edition includes an expanded Social Worker's Toolkit, offering practical advice on topics such as going to court, preparing evidence, and writing reports, providing the ideal support while on placement or in the workplace. The book is accompanied by a fully interactive Online Resource Centre with a wealth of resources for both students and lecturers.

CONTENTS

PART I: THE LEGAL CONTEXT OF SOCIAL WORK; PART II: RESPONSIBILITIES TOWARDS CHILDREN; PART III: RESPONSIBILITIES TOWARDS ADULTS; APPENDICES