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Social Work Practice and the Law
This is the first book to give social workers the tools to understand their clients' legal needs and rights and to address them collaboratively and effectively. Lyn Slater and Kara Finck ground their text in a comprehensive grasp of the legal system and the inequities of race, class, and gender that shape clients' experiences. Social Work Practice and the Law is a powerful ...more
Paperback, 440 pages
Published October 17th 2011 by Springer Publishing Company
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A wonderful book that should be part of the curriculum in every social work program and law school. The text does a wonderful job of breaking down legal concepts and frameworks that are relevant to social work professionals,at the same time it serves as a wonderful insight in to the social work field for any aspiring or practicing lawyer. Besides being a blunt and honest look at the interactions of these two fields, the text does a wonderful job introducing the idea and importance of understandi ...more