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Synopsis:

The essays in this book discuss the evolution of the profession of social work in the twentieth century. Its specific focus is the relationship of the professional social worker to the poor. Attempting to avoid the usual retelling of the standard narrative of the social work profession, The Professionalization of Poverty provides a perspective that goes beyond the typical boundaries of liberal/conservative paradigms and suggests that social work incorporate intellectual and methodological elements compatible with both.

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ISBN:
9780202361123
Other:
Lowe, Gary R.
Other:
Reid, P. Nelson
Other:
Lowe, Gary R.
Author:
Lowe, Gary
Author:
Reid, P. Nelson
Publisher:
Aldine
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Social Work
Subject:
Social service
Subject:
Poverty
Subject:
Poor
Subject:
Social workers
Subject:
Social workers -- United States -- History.
Subject:
Social service -- United States -- History.
Subject:
Sociology-Poverty
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series:
Modern Applications of Social Work
Series Volume:
PNW-GTR-460
Publication Date:
19991231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
179
Dimensions:
8.96x6.06x.58 in. .65 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , The essays in this book discuss the evolution of the profession of social work in the twentieth century. Its specific focus is the relationship of the professional social worker to the poor. Attempting to avoid the usual retelling of the standard narrative of the social work profession, The Professionalization of Poverty provides a perspective that goes beyond the typical boundaries of liberal/conservative paradigms and suggests that social work incorporate intellectual and methodological elements compatible with both.
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