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Modern Social Work Theory

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Payne (director of psychosocial and spiritual care, St. Christopher's Hospice, London, UK) presents a new edition of his introduction to modern social work theory. He first deals with general questions of social work theory, its definition, and how it is put into practice. The rest of the work examines individual schools of theory in terms of their main themes and applicat ...more
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Published April 1st 2005 by Palgrave MacMillan (first published 1990)
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I think this book would be helpful for social workers
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A wonderful guide and summary of theories used in social work practice. I'd recommend this for any budding social worker in their studies or first few years of practice.
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This is a good book to learn how to be a social work practice
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