The encyclopedia of social work. (Book, 2008) []
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The encyclopedia of social work.

The encyclopedia of social work.

Author: Terry Mizrahi; Larry E Davis
Publisher: Washington, DC : NASW Press ; Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 20th ed.View all editions and formats
Conveys the breadth and depth of the social work profession's collective expertise, formulated and written by social workers from many backgrounds and competencies.

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Genre/Form: Encyclopedia
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Encyclopedia of social work.
Washington, DC : NASW Press ; Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Terry Mizrahi; Larry E Davis
ISBN: 9780195306613 9780195310368 0195306619 0195310365 9780195372601 0195372603
OCLC Number: 156816850
Description: 4 volumes : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: v. 1. A-C --
v. 2. D-I --
v. 3. J-R --
v. 4. S-Y, biographies, index.
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This 20e contains 400 articles which represent a thoroughly updated and expanded look at the entire field of social work. The 4-volumes cover all aspects of social work from practice/interventions,  Read more...


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"For the student of social work, it represents an excellent bridge for blending history and progress in the field." --Stephen M. Marson, Ph.D., Journal of Social Work & Ethics"An indispensable Read more...

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by melwc (WorldCat user published 2008-06-24) Excellent Permalink

This is a great resource. Now 4 vols. It works great for background information for any research that involves a Social Work Perspective. Editors Terry Mizrahi (Ph.D, MSW) and Larry E. Davis (Ph.D, MSW) along with many associate Editors have included 400 subject entries and 300 brief biographies of...
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