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Social Work Research: History, Organizational Roles, and the Influence of the National Institutes of Health

Ruth G. McRoy, Jerry P. Flanzer, and Joan Levy Zlotnik

in Building Research Culture and Infrastructure

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195399646
eISBN:
9780199932757
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195399646.003.0002
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

Chapter Two provides an historical overview of national social work research capacity – building efforts, especially in the context of the roles of national social work organizations and the National ... More


Comparative Cross-National Research (World Census) 1

Angeline Barretta-Herman

in Handbook of International Social Work: Human Rights, Development, and the Global Profession

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780195333619
eISBN:
9780199918195
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195333619.003.0054
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

The establishment of social work programs worldwide has grown exponentially in the last twenty years, notably in the Pacific Rim, Eastern Europe, and Africa. In 2000, the board of the International ... More


Continuing professional development in social work

Carmel Halton, Fred Powell, and Margaret Scanlon

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9781447307372
eISBN:
9781447311621
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447307372.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

Continuing professional development (CPD) has become a defining issue in twenty-first century social work. There is widespread consensus in favour of CPD. But what is it? Are there discernible ... More


Introduction: Aging, I Wrote

Ann Burack-Weiss

in The Lioness in Winter: Writing an Old Woman's Life

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780231151849
eISBN:
9780231525336
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231151849.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Gerontology and Ageing

The introduction tells of the author's development as a gerontological social worker and educator.


An international perspective on policy practice

Idit Weiss-Gal and John Gal

in Social workers affecting social policy: An International perspective

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9781847429735
eISBN:
9781447307877
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847429735.003.0010
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter draws upon the country case studies in order to offer some conclusions on policy practice in social work in the eight countries. The findings underscore differences in the discourse and ... More


Social workers affecting social policy in Israel

Idit Weiss-Gal

in Social workers affecting social policy: An International perspective

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9781847429735
eISBN:
9781447307877
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847429735.003.0004
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter explores the engagement of social workers in the policy process in Israel. It describes the professional discourse and socialization process regarding policy practice and then moves on ... More


Social workers affecting social policy in Spain

María-Asunción Martínez-Román

in Social workers affecting social policy: An International perspective

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9781847429735
eISBN:
9781447307877
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847429735.003.0007
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter explores the engagement of social workers in the policy process in Spain. It describes the professional discourse and socialization process regarding policy practice and then moves on to ... More


Social workers affecting social policy in England

Graeme Simpson

in Social workers affecting social policy: An International perspective

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9781847429735
eISBN:
9781447307877
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847429735.003.0003
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter explores the engagement of social workers in the policy process in England. It describes the professional discourse and socialization process regarding policy practice and then moves on ... More


Social workers affecting social policy in the US

Richard Hoefer

in Social workers affecting social policy: An International perspective

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9781847429735
eISBN:
9781447307877
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847429735.003.0009
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter explores the engagement of social workers in the policy process in the United States. It describes the professional discourse and socialization process regarding policy practice and then ... More


Social workers affecting social policy in Australia1

Philip Mendes

in Social workers affecting social policy: An International perspective

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9781847429735
eISBN:
9781447307877
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847429735.003.0002
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter explores the engagement of social workers in the policy process in Australia. It describes the professional discourse and socialization process regarding policy practice and then moves ... More


The changing contexts for international social work education

Gurid Aga Askeland and Malcolm Payne

in Internationalizing Social Work Education: Insights from Leading Figures Across the Globe

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781447328704
eISBN:
9781447328711
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447328704.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

This chapter identifies three phases of internationalization in social work education. It documents foundation dates of social work courses in a representative range of countries. The foundation ... More


Social workers affecting social policy in Sweden

Katarina H. Thorén and Tapio Salonen

in Social workers affecting social policy: An International perspective

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9781847429735
eISBN:
9781447307877
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847429735.003.0008
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter explores the engagement of social workers in the policy process in Sweden. It describes the professional discourse and socialization process regarding policy practice and then moves on ... More


The best and worst of times: reflections on the impact of radicalism on British social work education in the 1970s

Chris Jones

in Radical social work today: Social work at the crossroads

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847428189
eISBN:
9781447303138
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847428189.003.0003
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

This chapter focuses on the impact of radicalism on social-work education in Britain during the 1970s, and how the state responded to such radicalism. The 1970s was an extraordinary decade for ... More


Social workers affecting social policy in Italy

Annamaria Campanini and Carla Facchini

in Social workers affecting social policy: An International perspective

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9781847429735
eISBN:
9781447307877
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847429735.003.0005
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter explores the engagement of social workers in the policy process in Italy. It describes the professional discourse and socialization process regarding policy practice and then moves on to ... More


Social workers affecting social policy in Russia1

Elena Iarskaia-Smirnova and Pavel Romanov

in Social workers affecting social policy: An International perspective

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9781847429735
eISBN:
9781447307877
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847429735.003.0006
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter explores the engagement of social workers in the policy process in Russia. It describes the professional discourse and socialization process regarding policy practice and then moves on ... More


Internationalizing Social Work Education: Insights from Leading Figures Across the Globe

Gurid Aga Askeland and Malcolm Payne

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781447328704
eISBN:
9781447328711
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447328704.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

This book explores the aims and priorities of trends to internationalize social work education, in the context of wider processes of economic and cultural globalization. Its analysis draws on ... More


Social Work Science in the Context of Social Work Ideas: Social Work Science and Grand Challenges

Rowena Fong and Edwina Uehara

in Shaping a Science of Social Work: Professional Knowledge and Identity

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190880668
eISBN:
9780190880699
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190880668.003.0005
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This chapter describes the evolution of social work science in relationship to the development of the Grand Challenges for Social Work Initiative. The two initiatives, which took root in the field in ... More


Pride and Shame in Child and Family Social Work: Emotions and the Search for Humane Practice

Matthew Gibson

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781447344797
eISBN:
9781447344841
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447344797.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This book reports on the first study into the role of pride and shame in social work practice. The concepts of pride, shame, guilt, humiliation, and embarrassment are outlined and analysed, providing ... More


Transnational social work: opportunities and challenges of a global profession

Allen Bartley and Liz Beddoe

in Transnational Social Work: Opportunities and Challenges of a Global Profession

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781447333364
eISBN:
9781447333401
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447333364.003.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

This introductory chapter, written by the editors of the book, introduces the concept of ‘transnational social work’, explaining factors that have lead to social work becoming a transnational ... More


The awardees’ contribution reviewed

Gurid Aga Askeland and Malcolm Payne

in Internationalizing Social Work Education: Insights from Leading Figures Across the Globe

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781447328704
eISBN:
9781447328711
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447328704.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

The chapter presents a content analysis of interviews with most of the awardees and of biographies of others who received the Katherine Kendall Award, summarizing information about them. It reviews ... More


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