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Published by Open University Press in Buckingham, Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Social service.,
    • Social service -- Great Britain.,
    • Public welfare.,
    • Public welfare -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Pam Carter, Tony Jeffs, and Mark K. Smith.
      ContributionsCarter, Pam, 1949-, Jeffs, Tony., Smith, Mark, 1950 June 25-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV37 .C37 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination244 p. :
      Number of Pages244
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1564550M
      ISBN 100335157572, 0335157564
      LC Control Number91046235

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Social work is facing fundamental changes and challenges. Neo-liberalism, globalization, corporate management and the mixed economy of welfare have transformed the profession by undermining former certainties of practice.

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Part of the Connecting Core Competencies Series, this text introduces students to Format: Digital Access Code. An Introduction to Social Problems, Social Welfare Organizations, and the Profession of Social Work N o one we know starts out life wanting to be a substance abuser or to be poor.

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China's Changing Social Welfare, by Minjie Zhang 3. Understanding Social Welfare in South Korea, by Jun Sung Hong, Young Sook Kim, Na Youn Lee, and Ji Woong Ha 4. Social Welfare in Hong Kong: Colonial Legacy and Challenges for the HKSAR, by Venus Tsui, Alvin Shiulain Lee, and Ernest Chui Wing-tak 5.

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