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Social work in social change

Nicci Earle

Social work in social change

the profession and education of social workers in South Africa

by Nicci Earle

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Published by HSRC Press in Cape Town .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social service -- South Africa,
  • Social work education -- South Africa,
  • Social service -- Vocational guidance -- South Africa

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 156-163.

    StatementNicci Earle.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV450.5 .E27 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 163 p. :
    Number of Pages163
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23734507M
    ISBN 10079692208X
    ISBN 109780796922083
    LC Control Number2008408644

      I n my 30 years in social work, huge changes have impacted on social workers' ability to interact directly with children and families and . The Journal of Social Work is a forum for the publication, dissemination and debate of key ideas and research in social work. The journal aims to advance theoretical understanding, shape policy, and inform practice, and welcomes submissions from all areas of social work.

    Social work is different from other professions, because we focus both on the person and their environment. Social workers deal with the external factors that impact a person's situation and outlook. And we create opportunities for assessment and intervention, to help clients and communities cope effectively with their reality and change that.   The s brought the comic book to the arena of social awareness. Comics such as Abortion Eve and Slow Death – a comic book discussing the environment were launched to stir the masses into considering new societal norms as well as to take up the fight in the environmental protection : James Gavsie.

      ‘At last a social policy text of direct relevance to social work. This accessible, readable book addresses the challenge of analysing social work within a wider context. Refreshingly jargon free yet grounded in social work values, it usefully explores a range of topical issues of real importance to social work practitioners.’/5(2). As such, social workers are change agents in society and in the lives of the individuals, families and communities they serve. Social work is an interrelated system of values, theory and practice. Values. Social work grew out of humanitarian and democratic ideals, and its values are based on respect for the equality, worth, and dignity of all.


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