The Social Work Dissertation: Using Small-Scale Qualitative by Malcolm Carey

By Malcolm Carey

This excellently timed booklet is priceless for social paintings scholars considering, or within the strategy of finishing a modest qualitative examine for a dissertation. Many obstacles exist for college kids aspiring to embark on empirical paintings; this e-book, specified yet obtainable, takes a theoretically proficient method of consultant their course- it's even more than a practical instruction manual. Professor Steven M Shardlow, Chair of Social paintings, The collage of Salford, united kingdom "A reliable consultant to the dissertation method from starting to finish. the recommendation provided is very sound, it truly is not easy to disagree with something Carey indicates, and if scholars decide to keep on with it they need to significantly increase the standard in their submitted work." Carolyn Taylor, division of utilized Social stories, college of Lancaster "Most social paintings study dissertations use qualitative method - occasionally thinly so. Malcolm Carey's e-book solutions the varied questions scholars time and again ask, and in methods in an effort to increase the doing and educating of dissertation paintings at either qualifying and postqualifying degrees. it's written accessibly and with a number of helpfully labored examples. 'Have you learn Carey?' might quickly develop into an often heard query on social paintings classes. This ebook will certainly be close to the pinnacle of my interpreting lists for dissertation abilities courses." Ian Shaw, Professor of Social paintings, collage of York "Malcolm Carey is to be congratulated in this booklet. He has produced an obtainable, person pleasant, step-by-step consultant to writing a dissertation that is full of worthwhile examples correct to social paintings scholars. He has finished this with no over-simplifying the options and theoretical views he describes, therefore making sure that the reader can construct upon what they've got realized. The ebook might be useful not just to qualifying the post-qualifying social paintings scholars, yet to practitioners and bosses who desire to adopt a bit of study, yet think a bit daunted via the task." Sue White, Professor of Social paintings, Lancaster college, united kingdom This complete ebook offers a transparent and obtainable advisor for college kids project small-scale qualitative examine for a social paintings dissertation. utilizing jargon unfastened, functional language, the publication explains the study method and every of the major phases concerned. additionally incorporated are: Case examples of genuine scholar studies Descriptions of key qualitative examine techniques Examples used to provide an explanation for theoretical versions and learn methodologies The booklet bargains suggestion on the best way to get the main from supervision and explains the significance of ethics and political context in the learn procedure. Use of social conception inside learn is explored, with feedback of how within which assorted theories can impact and aid to contextualise social examine. Acknowledging the restricted time and assets regularly on hand to scholars, the publication prioritises small-scale qualitative examine. Literature established social paintings dissertations are mentioned along key resources of knowledge comparable to appropriate journals and internet sites. The Social paintings Dissertation bargains targeted but concise reasons and is perfect for social paintings scholars in any respect degrees, in addition to social paintings practitioners.

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Social work treatment : interlocking theoretical approaches by Francis J. Turner

By Francis J. Turner

First released in 1974, Social paintings Treatment is still the most well-liked and relied on compendium of theories to be had to social paintings scholars and practitioners. It explores the whole variety of theoretical ways that force social paintings therapy and data improvement, from psychoanalysis to hindrance intervention. A treasure trove of perform wisdom, the textual content equips pros with a extensive array of theoretical ways, each one of which shine a focus on a special element of the human . Emphasizing the significance of a broad-based theoretical method of perform, it is helping readers stay away from the pitfalls of changing into overly pointed out with a slim concentration that limits their realizing of consumers and their contexts.

This sweeping review of the sector untangles the more and more complicated difficulties, ideologies, and price units that outline modern social paintings perform. the result's a necessary A-to-Z reference that charts the entire variety of theoretical ways to be had to social staff, despite their surroundings or specialty.

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Spirituality, Values and Mental Health: Jewels for the by Mary Ellen Coyte, Peter Gilbert, Vicky Nicholls, John

By Mary Ellen Coyte, Peter Gilbert, Vicky Nicholls, John Swinton

There's a constructing attractiveness that spirituality, spiritual trust and inclusive religion groups are vital for psychological health. education for psychological well-being practitioners within the united kingdom is more and more taking this on board yet practitioners have few directions approximately this starting to be box of curiosity for incorporating this information of their perform with the provider clients they are attempting to aid. "Spirituality, Values and perform in psychological wellbeing and fitness Care" addresses coverage and perform for pros operating within the psychological health and wellbeing box and for carers and other people with psychological illnesses themselves, permitting them to beat the stigma usually linked to psychological illnesses, and the topic of spirituality. The ebook comprises sections on context, learn, schooling and coaching and stable perform and in addition includes a variety of private views. This publication is an crucial source for psychological wellbeing and fitness practitioners, carers, carrier clients, chaplains, religion leaders, religion groups, in addition to scholars and execs operating within the box of spirituality and psychological healthiness.

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Rethinking Social Policy (Published in association with The by Gail Lewis, Sharon Gewirtz, John H. Clarke

By Gail Lewis, Sharon Gewirtz, John H. Clarke

Rethinking Social coverage is a complete advent to, and research of, the advanced mix of difficulties and probabilities in the research of social coverage. members on the innovative of social coverage research mirror upon the results of recent social and theoretical routine for welfare and the learn of social coverage. subject matters coated contain: criminology and crime regulate; race, classification and gender; poverty and sexuality; the physique and the feelings; violence; paintings and welfare in Europe. Examples are drawn from various welfare sectors resembling: social companies and neighborhood care, overall healthiness, schooling, employment, and legal justice. this can be a path reader for The Open collage direction (D860) R

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Social Work Placements: A Traveller's Guide (Student Social by Mark Doel

By Mark Doel

Placements may be the most intriguing elements of your social paintings education but additionally probably the most daunting. This advisor may also help you to utilize your perform studying possibilities. The consultant highlights how one can utilize your placement, in addition to looking forward to the various areas of difficulty and pitfalls to prevent. It covers: getting ready on your placement attending to grips with placement documentation figuring out how and what you may examine on placement integrating concept with perform non-traditional placements looking ahead to problems and working with them getting the easiest from overview and overview. utilizing a solid of ‘fellow travelers’ – scholars, work-based supervisors, perform educators and school tutors – to demonstrate matters raised, the consultant is out there and comprises lots of case experiences. it's the excellent publication for an individual desirous to ascertain their placement is going in addition to attainable, whether or not they are a scholar or a manager.

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Public Services Inspection in the Uk: Research Highlights in by Howard Davis, Steve Martin

By Howard Davis, Steve Martin

"Public companies Inspection within the united kingdom" offers a close account of the altering position of inspection in public providers administration. It outlines the continued debates approximately delivering inspection that encourages not just responsibility but additionally potent provider provision and top practice.The members describe present inspection equipment around the key public sectors of schooling, social care, neighborhood govt companies and healthcare, and supply insights into the underlying concerns and tensions of public providers inspection. They examine ways followed in numerous components of the united kingdom and current proof that may be drawn directly to strengthen more desirable perform, in addition to delivering options for destiny coverage and research."Public prone Inspection within the united kingdom" is key analyzing for public carrier managers, social staff, coverage makers, researchers, teachers, scholars and people pros in operating in public companies who've an involvement within the inspection process."Research Highlights in Social paintings" sequence examines components of specific curiosity to these in social and neighborhood paintings and comparable fields. each one booklet attracts jointly diverse points of the topic, highlighting proper learn and drawing out implications for coverage and perform. The undertaking is less than the editorial path of Professor Joyce Lishman, Head of the varsity of utilized Social experiences on the Robert Gordon University.Social, wellbeing and fitness and schooling staff, coverage makers, researchers, lecturers and scholars in addition to pros in operating in public providers.

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Safeguarding Adults in Social Work (Transforming Social Work by Andy Mantell, Terry Scragg

By Andy Mantell, Terry Scragg

This fully-revised Second Edition seems at how practitioners and scholars can in achieving best-practice while operating with weak adults.

The first a part of the booklet explores the evolution of options and rules for shielding adults, with specific connection with the Human Rights Act 1998 and the ability Act 2005. within the moment part the point of interest shifts to stable perform in empowering weak adults. the ultimate part makes a speciality of constructing potent specialist and inter-professional practice.

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Practice Issues in Sexuality and Learning Disabilities by Ann Craft

By Ann Craft

Perform concerns in Sexuality and studying Disabilities explores the sexual behaviour of individuals with studying problems and addresses problems with trouble resembling sexual abuse, HIV and AIDS, carrier provision for these from ethnic minorities, the improvement of coverage guidance and the implementation of such directions during this intensely own region. Ann Craft attracts upon expert services from a vast variety of backgrounds together with social paintings, psychology, and medication. She deals sensible principles and recommendations for carrier responses which recognize and recognize the perfect of individuals with studying disabilities to precise their sexuality in ways in which are valued via different participants in their society. perform matters in Sexuality and studying Disabilities should be of curiosity to all whose paintings or courting brings them into touch with individuals with studying disabilities - execs, carers, mom and dad, advocates. it will likely be valuable to social employees, practitioners in social paintings and overall healthiness, trainees, education officials and voluntary enterprises.

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Service User and Carer Participation in Social Work by Janet Warren

By Janet Warren

This can be the 1st textual content to check the crucial parts of provider consumer involvement and participation throughout either grownup and kid's companies. A priceless studying source, it attracts jointly info from learn, provider clients, carers and practitioners throughout either teams. additionally, it supplies an outline of the categorical wisdom, perspective and abilities that social staff want for education at qualifying point and integrates idea with proof to notify daily social paintings perform. in addition, case reviews and actions motivate mirrored image and the appliance of this data to perform occasions.

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