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Introduction to Social Work

Jainendra Kumar Jha

ISBN 10: 8126110554 / ISBN 13: 9788126110551
Published by Anmol
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Contents: Preface. 1. What is social work? 2. History of social work. 3. Principles of social work. 4. Social work as a profession. 5. Social work- meaning and concepts. 6. Concepts of social work in the Gita. 7. Older knowledge: its use in modern social work. 8. Love and its secret: musing of a social worker. 9. Why theory for social work? 10. Field of social work. 11. Social work philosophy. 12. Social work research: an innovative process. 13. Gandhian philosophy and social work. 14. Marxism and social work. 15. Basic values of social work. 16. History of social work in India.17. Nature of social work. 18. The nature and scope of social work. 19. Problem solving theory in social work. 20. Social work approach to tribal development. 21. Areas for social work intervention. 22. The social worker,the profession, and the bureaucratic structure. 23. Social welfare and social work. 24. Social development: a profile. 25. The horizons of developmental social work. 26. Changing fashions in social work. 27. Managing social workers. "Social work, once thought of as a basket-on-the-arm assistance to the poor, it now is a discipline, scientific in method and artful in manner, that takes remedial action on problems in several areas of society. It ministers to families in economic or emotional difficulty. It helps communities to bring their welfare and related services into good balance. It works in medical, group, and school situations. It seeks to correct the causes underlying delinquency and adult criminality. "The book provides an introduction to social work. 386 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 43569

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