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Product Description: Social work is a human profession founded on social justice. It is difficult, however, to negotiate this in the constantly changing context of the 21st century. Drawing on her own experiences and the experiences of others, Jan Fook returns to address the critical tradition of social work, supporting students in their understanding of the possibilities of critical practices in changing contexts...read more

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9781473913028 | 3 edition (Sage Pubns Ltd, June 20, 2016), cover price $128.00 | About this edition: Social work is a human profession founded on social justice.
9781446200513 | 2 edition (Sage Pubns Ltd, April 5, 2012), cover price $131.00

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9781473913035 | 3 edition (Sage Pubns Ltd, June 13, 2016), cover price $46.00 | About this edition: Social work is a human profession founded on social justice.
9781446200520 | 2 edition (Sage Pubns Ltd, April 5, 2012), cover price $53.00 | About this edition: Social work is a human profession founded on social justice.

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Product Description: Critical reflection enables practitioners – especially those within health and social care –to theorise from their own practice, improving and developing their work and practising both creatively and professionally. This book provides an accessible overview of the influential Fook/Gardner Critical Reflection framework for students, researchers and professionals...read more
By Jan Fook (editor) and Fiona Gardner (editor)

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9780415684248 | Routledge, November 5, 2012, cover price $145.00 | About this edition: Critical reflection enables practitioners – especially those within health and social care –to theorise from their own practice, improving and developing their work and practising both creatively and professionally.

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9780415684255 | 1 edition (Routledge, November 2, 2012), cover price $56.95 | About this edition: Critical reflection enables practitioners – especially those within health and social care –to theorise from their own practice, improving and developing their work and practising both creatively and professionally.

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Product Description: Supervision is a valuable protected space for personal and professional development that has the potential to contribute greatly to positive transformative change. This book explores what is meant by transformative supervision and how it can be undertaken...read more
By Jan Fook (foreword by) and Nicki Weld

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9781849052542 | Jessica Kingsley Pub, October 15, 2011, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Supervision is a valuable protected space for personal and professional development that has the potential to contribute greatly to positive transformative change.

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The use of critical reflection in professional practice is popular across many professions as one way of ensuring ongoing scrutiny and improved concrete practice, skills which transferable across a variety of settings. This handbook focuses on a description and analysis of the actual theoretical input and approach involved in critical reflection.

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9780335221714 | 1 edition (Open Univ Pr, March 1, 2008), cover price $189.00 | About this edition: Suitable for a variety of students across social work, health sciences and nursing, as well as health care and social welfare professionals, this handbook focuses on a description and analysis of the theoretical input as well as the approach involved in critical reflection.

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9780335221707 | 1 edition (Open Univ Pr, March 1, 2008), cover price $49.00 | About this edition: The use of critical reflection in professional practice is popular across many professions as one way of ensuring ongoing scrutiny and improved concrete practice, skills which transferable across a variety of settings.

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Product Description: '...the book makes an excellent contribution to the library of those keen to delve further into the realm of critical reflection, understand various interpretations of interdisciplinary practices, and use these to aid their own and others' professional practice, exploration and development' - "Learning in Health and Social Care"...read more

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9780335218790 | 1 edition (Open Univ Pr, November 30, 2006), cover price $191.95 | About this edition: '.

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9780335218783 | 1 edition (Open Univ Pr, November 30, 2006), cover price $49.00 | About this edition: The use of critical reflection is popular across professions as one way of ensuring scrutiny and concrete practice.

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Product Description: The beautiful, intense, and often comical relationships between women and horses are explored in the more than 80 stories collected in this anthology. The history of the horse in women’s lives is examined, as is the physical and emotional impact the animals have on their owners...read more
By Jan Fook (editor), Susan Hawthorne (editor) and Renate Klein (editor)

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9781876756475 | Spinifex Pr, September 28, 2005, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The beautiful, intense, and often comical relationships between women and horses are explored in the more than 80 stories collected in this anthology.

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9781550771473 | Thompson Educational Pub, November 30, 2004, cover price $39.95

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Product Description: This celebration of the enduring relationship between a woman and her feline includes more than 80 stories, poems, and reflections by women from around the world. Writings from such American authors as Marge Piercy, Dahlia Levy, and Terry Wolverton shed light on the historical tradition of the cat goddess as well as real-life encounters with heroic and troublesome cats...read more
By Jan Fook (editor), Susan Hawthorne (editor) and Renate Klein (editor)

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9781876756376 | Spinifex Pr, September 28, 2004, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This celebration of the enduring relationship between a woman and her feline includes more than 80 stories, poems, and reflections by women from around the world.

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Product Description: In Social Work: Critical Theory and Practice Jan Fook provides a textbook that is organized with a reflective approach to social work. The discussion and description of theories and practices is interspersed with exercises, which engage the reader in an interactive process of thinking about these ideas...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780761972501 | Sage Pubns Ltd, July 24, 2002, cover price $124.00 | About this edition: In Social Work: Critical Theory and Practice Jan Fook provides a textbook that is organized with a reflective approach to social work.

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9780761972518 | Sage Pubns Ltd, July 24, 2002, cover price $58.00 | About this edition: In Social Work: Critical Theory and Practice Jan Fook provides a textbook that is organized with a reflective approach to social work.

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Product Description: With contributions about what their dogs mean to them, this collection presents over eighty women and girls from diverse backgrounds, ages, and countries share their feelings and experiences of living with dogs. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Jan Fook (editor) and Renate Klein (editor)

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9781876756109 | Spinifex Pr, March 1, 2002, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: With contributions about what their dogs mean to them, this collection presents over eighty women and girls from diverse backgrounds, ages, and countries share their feelings and experiences of living with dogs.

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Product Description: Professional practice is in crisis. The formal theoretical knowledge on which practitioners base their practice is often outstripped by rapid changes in the contexts of this practice. The unpredictability of workplace and broader contexts often renders existing traditional practices irrelevant or ineffective...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Jan Fook (editor) and Lindsey Napier (editor)

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9781861770325 | Whiting & Birch Ltd, March 1, 2001, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: Professional practice is in crisis.

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Product Description: his book provides a framework for professional expertise and practice for our times. Professionals must deal with complex and unpredictable situations and balance competing interests. What specific knowledge and skills should they develop to be able to work flexibly and confidently? How is the often stereotypical knowledge of the novice student transformed into responsive ways of working in uncertainty? This book grounds these issues in a study of contemporary professional practitioners as they developed their expertise over a period of five years beginning with their preliminary training...read more

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9781861770295 | Paul & Co Pub Consortium, October 1, 2000, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: his book provides a framework for professional expertise and practice for our times.

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Product Description: Although postmodernist theory has been related to and explored in sociology and social policy, this book is amongst the first to apply the theories to social work, and relate them to current debates. Contributors come from the UK, Australia, South Africa and Canada and many have professional experience as social workers...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Barbara Fawcett (editor), Brid Featherstone (editor), Jan Fook (editor) and Amy Rossiter (editor)

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9780415195119 | Routledge, December 1, 1999, cover price $195.00 | About this edition: Although postmodernist theory has been related to and explored in sociology and social policy, this book is amongst the first to apply the theories to social work, and relate them to current debates.

Paperback:

9780415195126 | Routledge, December 1, 1999, cover price $58.95 | About this edition: Although postmodernist theory has been related to and explored in sociology and social policy, this book is amongst the first to apply the theories to social work, and relate them to current debates.

Miscellaneous:

9780203981979 | Routledge, October 14, 1999, cover price $51.95

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Product Description: Transforming Social Work Practice shows that postmodern theory offers new strategies for social workers concerned with political action and social justice. It explores ways of developing practice frameworks, paradigms and principles which take advantage of the perspectives offered by postmodern theory without totally abandoning the values of modernity and the Enlightenment project of human emancipation...read more
By Jan Fook (editor) and Bob Pease (editor)

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9780415216463 | Routledge, September 1, 1999, cover price $195.00 | About this edition: Transforming Social Work Practice shows that postmodern theory offers new strategies for social workers concerned with political action and social justice.

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Product Description: This guide to methods in social work practice research shows how a research methodology can be developed from actual experience. The author uses a "reflective" approach, showing various ways of working with research methods and theory...read more

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9781864480337 | Allen & Unwin, August 1, 1996, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: This guide to methods in social work practice research shows how a research methodology can be developed from actual experience.

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Product Description: "Radical Casework" represents a major innovation in the social work field. It attempts to bridge the seemingly unbridgeable gap between the rhetoric of social analysis and the day-to-day practice of the average social worker. The author aims to illustrate, step-by-step, how in each phase of the casework process, broad theoretical analysis and specific skills can be linked...read more

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9781863732819 | Allen & Unwin, March 1, 1992, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: "Radical Casework" represents a major innovation in the social work field.

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