A Handbook of Social Work

B.C. Acharya, Wisdom Press, 2012, v, 258 p, ISBN : 9381052273, $47.00 (Includes free airmail shipping)

A Handbook of Social Work

Contents: Preface. 1. Social work administration. 2. Organisational set up. 3. Social organisation. 4. Fundamental elements. 5. Social work board. 6. Social work by volunteers. 7. Rural area social work. 8. Practical aspects. 9. Practical difficulties. 10. Health sector and social work. 11. Monetary support. Bibliography. Index.

The book offers a comprehensive introduction to the field with a unique focus on the diverse groups to whom social workers provide services. It helps the advanced students and professionals concerned with the sociology of work management and organization studies to meet the academic benchmarks. (jacket)

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