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Product Description: Having gone through 30 years of development, the new edition of this highly-regarded classic is the most trusted companion for understanding and promoting the potential for social work with disabled people. It offers readers a clear introduction to the core issues of disability alongside discussion and assessment of the social worker's role...read more

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9780230297951 | 4th edition (Palgrave Macmillan, March 15, 2012), cover price $36.00 | About this edition: Having gone through 30 years of development, the new edition of this highly-regarded classic is the most trusted companion for understanding and promoting the potential for social work with disabled people.

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Product Description: Part of Palgrave's Interagency Working in Health and Social Care series, this book explores the policy and practice which frames work with disabled people. Providing a critical review of the mainstream services available to disabled people, it assesses the successes and failures of interagency working andoffers a model for future practice...read more

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9780230580787 | Palgrave Macmillan, December 15, 2011, cover price $41.00 | About this edition: Part of Palgrave's Interagency Working in Health and Social Care series, this book explores the policy and practice which frames work with disabled people.

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Product Description: Understanding sensory needs is fundamental for social work and care management practice. Social workers are trained to reflect on their own practice, make useful application of theory and promote anti-discriminatory practice at all times...read more

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9781844452910 | Learning Matters, April 15, 2010, cover price $34.00 | About this edition: Understanding sensory needs is fundamental for social work and care management practice.

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Product Description: Current practice in the field is driven by the government White Paper 'Valuing People' (2001), which declared radical aims for services for people with learning difficulties. This fully revised second edition includes key updates on this White Paper and provides an up-to-date evaluation of the progress made towards those aims...read more

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9781844452156 | 2 edition (Learning Matters, April 15, 2009), cover price $33.00 | About this edition: Current practice in the field is driven by the government White Paper 'Valuing People' (2001), which declared radical aims for services for people with learning difficulties.
9781844450428 | 1 edition (Learning Matters, August 8, 2006), cover price $37.95 | About this edition: Based around the UK government White Paper, Valuing People (2001), Social Work with People with Learning Difficulties is the only up-to-date book on the subject.

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Product Description: This text provides an understanding of current professional practice in social and health care, examining abuse of vulnerable adults and the ways in which social policy, welfare services and practitioners may compound or alleviate vulnerability...read more
By Jonathan Parker (editor) and Bridget Penhale (editor)

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9780415301909 | Routledge, March 19, 2008, cover price $165.00 | About this edition: This text provides an understanding of current professional practice in social and health care, examining abuse of vulnerable adults and the ways in which social policy, welfare services and practitioners may compound or alleviate vulnerability.

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9780415301916 | 1 edition (Routledge, December 13, 2007), cover price $48.95 | About this edition: This text provides an understanding of current professional practice in social and health care, examining abuse of vulnerable adults and the ways in which social policy, welfare services and practitioners may compound or alleviate vulnerability.

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Product Description: Safeguarding Adults is for those working with adults who need care or support and are unable to protect themselves from harm, exploitation, or loss of independence. This book shows the need to offer them respect as citizens alongside protection from discrimination and abuse, which can result from powerful social processes of marginalization, exclusion, and stigmatization...read more

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9781903855980 | Russell House, July 1, 2007, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Safeguarding Adults is for those working with adults who need care or support and are unable to protect themselves from harm, exploitation, or loss of independence.

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Product Description: This classic text has been essential reading for students and professionals in the field of social work and disability for twenty years. Extensively revised and updated, the third edition examines the ways in which disabled people have increasingly been able to manage and develop their own services...read more

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9781403918383 | 3 edition (Palgrave Macmillan, May 14, 2006), cover price $39.00 | About this edition: This classic text has been essential reading for students and professionals in the field of social work and disability for twenty years.

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Product Description: This book places the issue of disability squarely in a social context and considers the implications of this view for the provision of services and for social work practice. In so doing, it starts from the ways in which disabled people have re-defined disability as a social rather than an individual problem and the influence that their organizations have had on service provision...read more
By Michael Oliver (editor)

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9781853020421 | Jessica Kingsley Pub, September 1, 1991, cover price $49.50 | About this edition: This book places the issue of disability squarely in a social context and considers the implications of this view for the provision of services and for social work practice.

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9781853021787 | Reprint edition (Jessica Kingsley Pub, March 1, 1993), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: This book places the issue of disability squarely in a social context and considers the implications of this view for the provision of services and for social work practice.

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Product Description: Is there a need for case management? What is case management? Why is it on the map? The author answers these questions and provides a survey of current and recent case management and co-ordination projects and services in Britain describing their main features and the differences between them and what is known so far about their successes and failures...read more

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9781853020995 | Jessica Kingsley Pub, May 1, 1992, cover price $49.50 | About this edition: Is there a need for case management?

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Product Description: Specialist Fostering

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9780713419870 | B T Batsford Ltd, October 1, 1983, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Specialist Fostering

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