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  2. Recommended books 6 items
    1. Social work: introducing professional practice - Patricia Higham 2006 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    2. Social work: a companion to learning - Mark Lymbery, Karen Postle 2007 (electronic resource)

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    3. Social work: a companion to learning - Mark Lymbery, Karen Postle c2007 (electronic resource)

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  3. Recommended journals/magazines 3 items
  4. Recommended websites 5 items
  5. Reading List to Accompany Lectures & Workshops 152 items
    1. Theme 1: Foundations of Social Work & Social Work as an Evolving Profession 50 items
      1. What is Social Work and why is it needed? 22 items
        1. Essential theory for social work practice - Chris Beckett, Nigel Horner 2015

          Book 

        2. Ch.1 What is Social Work?

          Chapter Recommended Digitised under the CLA Digitisation Licence therefore only available to students on module SWKU911

        3. Social work: introducing professional practice - Patricia Higham 2006 (electronic resource)

          Book Recommended Ch.1 What is professional social work ?

        4. Social work: introducing professional practice - P. E. Higham c2006 (electronic resource)

          Book  Ch 1 What is professional social work ?

        5. What is social work?: Context and perspectives - Nigel Horner 2012

          Book Recommended (Chapters 1, 7 and 8).

        6. Social work: a companion to learning - Mark Lymbery, Karen Postle 2007 (electronic resource)

          Book Recommended Read Part One. Introduction 'Social work in challenging times', Mark Lymbery & Karen Postle, (2007)

        7. Social work: a companion to learning - Mark Lymbery, Karen Postle c2007 (electronic resource)

          Book  Read Part One. Introduction 'Social work in challenging times', Mark Lymbery & Karen Postle, (2007)

        8. Producing welfare: a modern agenda - Chris Miller, Jo Campling 2004

          Book Recommended Ch 1 Organising and delivering welfare

        9. Social work in the British Isles - Malcolm Payne, Steven Shardlow, ebrary, Inc 2002 (electronic resource)

          Book  Read: Ch.1, Payne, M. and Shardlow, S. (2002) ‘In search of ‘British’ social work. Identity, history and engagement

        10. The framework for social work education in Scotland - Scotland. Scottish Executive 2003

          Document Recommended

        11. Changing lives: report of the 21st Century Social Work Review - 21st Century Social Work Review Group, Scotland. Scottish Executive 2006 (electronic resource)

          Book Recommended

        12. Inspection control: a quality-control perspective - I Sinclair

          Chapter  Digitised under the CLA Digitisation Licence therefore only available to students on module SWKU911

        13. Understanding social work: preparing for practice - Neil Thompson 2015

          Book Recommended Ch. 1. Making sense of Social Work

        14. Understanding social work: preparing for practice - Neil Thompson, ebrary, Inc 2000 (electronic resource)

          Book  Ch.1. Making sense of social work

        15. Social work process and practice: approaches, knowledge, and skills - David Watson, Janice West 2006 (electronic resource)

          Book Recommended Ch 1 New professionalism: the challenge for social work practice

        16. The spirit level: why equality is better for everyone - Richard G. Wilkinson, Kate Pickett 2010

          Book Recommended Ch.3 How inequality gets under the skin.

      2. The history and growth of social work in the UK 13 items
        1. The Blackwell companion to social work - Martin Davies 2013 (electronic resource)

          Book Recommended Read: Chapter 1.1 Cree, V. E. (2013) 'Social work and society'

        2. The Blackwell companion to social work - Martin Davies, ebrary, Inc 2013 (electronic resource)

          Book  Read: Chapter 1.1 Cree, V. E. (2013) 'Social work and society'

        3. Ch.4 Social Work and Society - Chris Jones

          Chapter  Digitised under the CLA Digitisation Licence therefore only available to students on module SWKU911

        4. The origins of social work: continuity and change - Malcolm Payne 2005

          Book Recommended (Ch.s 1, 2, 3, 4, 8 and 9).

        5. The politics of social work - Frederick W. Powell, ebrary, Inc 2001 (electronic resource)

          Book  Ch 2 Victorian Origins, Active Citizenship and Voluntarism & Ch 3 Fabianism, the Welfare State and Reformist Practice

        6. The politics of social work - Fred Powell 2001 (electronic resource)

          Book  Ch 2 Victorian Origins, Active Citizenship and Voluntarism & Ch 3 Fabianism, the Welfare State and Reformist Practice

        7. The politics of social work - Frederick W. Powell c2001 (electronic resource)

          Book  Ch 2 Victorian Origins, Active Citizenship and Voluntarism & Ch 3 Fabianism, the Welfare State and Reformist Practice

        8. Foundations of the welfare state - Pat Thane 1996

          Book Recommended

        9. Social work: an introduction to contemporary practice - Kate Wilson 2008 (electronic resource)

          Book  Ch.4 The values and politics of social work practice

        10. The newest profession: a short history of social work - Eileen Louise Younghusband 1981

          Book Recommended

      3. The place of values social work 15 items
        1. Ethics and values in social work - Sarah Banks, British Association of Social Workers 2012

          Book Recommended

        2. Values and ethics in social work - 1955- Beckett, Chris, Andrew Maynard 2012

          Book Recommended

        3. Values & ethics in social work - Chris Beckett, Andrew Maynard, Peter Jordan 2017

          Book Recommended

        4. Values in social work - L Dominelli

          Chapter  Digitised under the CLA Digitisation Licence therefore only available to students on module SWKU911

        5. Social work: theory and practice for a changing profession - Lena Dominelli 2004

          Book Recommended Ch. 3 Values, Ethics and Empowerment

        6. Mastering social work values and ethics - Farrukh Nahid Akhtar 2013 (electronic resource)

          Book Recommended

        7. Social work: introducing professional practice - Patricia Higham 2006 (electronic resource)

          Book  Read: Ch.5 Higham, P. (2007) 'Values for practice' (Ch 5)

        8. Social work: introducing professional practice - P. E. Higham c2006 (electronic resource)

          Book  Read: Ch.5 Higham, P. (2007) 'Values for practice'

        9. Social work: a companion to learning - Mark Lymbery, Karen Postle 2007 (electronic resource)

          Book Recommended Read: Ch.3 Hugman, R. (2007) 'The place of values in social work education'

        10. Social work: a companion to learning - Mark Lymbery, Karen Postle c2007 (electronic resource)

          Book  Read: Ch.3 Hugman, R. (2007) 'The place of values in social work education'

        11. Social work: an introduction to contemporary practice - Kate Wilson 2008 (electronic resource)

          Book  Chapter 5 Social work knowledge and practice

    2. Theme 2: What Social Workers Do and What People Think They Do 57 items
      1. What do social workers do in Adult services? 14 items
        1. Social work futures: crossing boundaries, transforming practice - Robert Adams, Lena Dominelli, Malcolm Payne, Jo Campling 2005

          Book Recommended Read:Ch.11, Gorman, H. (2005) 'Frailty and dignity in old age'

        2. What is social work?: Context and perspectives - Nigel Horner 2012

          Book Recommended (Ch.s 4, 5 and 6).

        3. Community care: policy and practice - Robin Means, Randall Smith, Sally Richards 2008

          Book Recommended

        4. Ch.3.4 Social work with adult service users - A Petch

          Chapter  Digitised under the CLA Digitisation Licence therefore only available to students on module SWKU911

        5. Social work with older people - Mo Ray, Judith Phillips 2012

          Book Recommended

        6. Ch.12 Risk, rights and anti-discrimination work in mental health: avoiding the risks in considering risk - Liz Sayce

          Chapter Recommended Digitised under the CLA Digitisation Licence therefore only available to students on module SWKU911

        7. Essentials of community care - Peter Sharkey 2007

          Book 

        8. Community care - Neil Thompson, Sue Thompson 2005

          Book Recommended

      2. What do social workers do in Children & Families services? 16 items
        1. Ch.9 Troubled and in trouble: young people, truancy and offending. - Angela Grier, Terry Thomas

          Chapter Recommended Digitised under the CLA Digitisation Licence therefore only available to students on module SWKU911

        2. What is social work?: Context and perspectives - Nigel Horner 2012

          Book Recommended Ch 3 Social work with children, young people and families

        3. What works for children?: effective services for children and families - Diana McNeish, Tony Newman, Helen Roberts 2002

          Book Recommended (Ch.s 1, 2, 3 and 4).

        4. Youth justice and young offenders - K Morris

          Chapter  Digitised under the CLA Digitisation Licence therefore only available to students on module SWKU911

        5. Supporting parents: messages from research - David Quinton, Great Britain. Dept. of Health 2004

          Book Recommended

        6. The Blackwell companion to social work - Martin Davies 2013 (electronic resource)

          Book Recommended

        7. The Blackwell companion to social work - Martin Davies, ebrary, Inc 2013 (electronic resource)

          Book 

        8. Ch.3.1 Social work with children and families - J Thoburn

          Chapter  Digitised under the CLA Digitisation Licence therefore only available to students on module SWKU911

        9. Social work: an introduction to contemporary practice - Kate Wilson 2008 (electronic resource)

          Book  Chapters 16 & 18

      3. What do social workers do in Criminal Justice Services? 10 items
        1. Constructive work with offenders - Kevin Gorman, MyiLibrary 2006 (electronic resource)

          Book Recommended Read: Ch 1, Gorman, K., O'Byrne, P. and Parton, N. (2006) 'Constructive work with offenders: setting the scene'

        2. Constructive work with offenders - Kevin Gorman, ebrary, Inc 2006 (electronic resource)

          Book  Read: Ch. 1, Gorman, K., O'Byrne, P. and Parton, N. (2006) 'Constructive work with offenders: setting the scene'

        3. Criminal justice: an introduction to philosophies, theories and practice - Ian Marsh, John Cochrane, Gaynor Melville 2004 (electronic resource)

          Book Recommended

        4. What matters in probation - George Mair 2004 (electronic resource)

          Book Recommended Read: Ch.14, McIvor, G. (2004) 'Getting personal: developments in policy and practice in Scotland'

        5. 21st Century social work: reducing reoffending : key practice skills - Fergus McNeill, Glasgow School of Social Work, Social Work Inspection Agency (Scotland), Great Britain Scotland. Scottish Executive 2005 (electronic resource)

          Book Recommended

        6. Reducing reoffending: social work and community justice in Scotland - Fergus McNeill, Bill Whyte 2007 (electronic resource)

          Book Recommended

        7. Social work in the criminal justice system - G Robinson

          Chapter  Digitised under the CLA Digitisation Licence therefore only available to students on module SWKU911

      4. Who Cares? An opportunity to hear from Stirling Carers Centre about their work 3 items
        1. Social work: an introduction to contemporary practice - Kate Wilson 2011

          Book  Chapter 15 Informal family carers

        2. Social work: an introduction to contemporary practice - Kate Wilson 2008 (electronic resource)

          Book  Chapter 14 Informal family carers

      5. Collaborative practice 14 items
        1. Collaboration in social work practice - Tony Leiba, Jenny Weinstein, Colin Whittington, ebrary, Inc 2003 (electronic resource)

          Book  Read: Ch.3, Leiba, T. (2003) Leiba, T. (2003) 'Who are the participants in the collaborative process and what makes collaboration succeed or fail?

        2. Producing welfare: a modern agenda - Chris Miller, Jo Campling 2004

          Book Recommended Ch.7 Working Collaboratively, Working in Partnership.

        3. Social work and multi-agency working: making a difference - Kate Morris, British Association of Social Workers 2008

          Book Recommended Read: Morris, K. (2008) 'Setting the scene'

        4. Social work and multi-agency working: making a difference - Kate Morris, British Association of Social Workers 2008

          Book Recommended Read: Morris, K. (2008) 'Conclusion'

        5. Interprofessional working for health and social care - John Øvretveit, Peter Mathias, Tony Thompson 1997

          Book Recommended

        6. Coordination and teamwork - M Payne

          Chapter  Digitised under the CLA Digitisation Licence therefore only available to students on module SWKU911

        7. Social work: a companion to learning - Mark Lymbery, Karen Postle 2007 (electronic resource)

          Book Recommended Read: Ch.14, Payne, M. (2007) 'Partnership working: the interdisciplinary agenda'

        8. Social work: a companion to learning - Mark Lymbery, Karen Postle c2007 (electronic resource)

          Book  Read: Ch.14, Payne, M. (2007) 'Partnership working: the interdisciplinary agenda'

        9. Reorganising agencies - D Peryer

          Chapter  Digitised under the CLA Digitisation Licence therefore only available to students on module SWKU911

        10. Collaborative social work practice - Anne Quinney 2006 (electronic resource)

          Book Recommended Ch.1 What is collaborative practice in social work & Ch.2 Preparing to work collaboratively

        11. Collaboration in social work practice - Tony Leiba, Jenny Weinstein, Colin Whittington, ebrary, Inc 2003 (electronic resource)

          Book  Read: Ch.1, Whittington, C. (2003) 'Collaboration and partnership in context'

        12. Social work: an introduction to contemporary practice - Kate Wilson 2008 (electronic resource)

          Book  Chapter 13

    3. Theme 3: Policy, Organisational and Political Context 29 items
      1. The policy & organisational context of social work? 15 items
        1. Ch.23 Social Work Processes - Robert Adams

          Chapter  Digitised under the CLA Digitisation Licence therefore only available to students on module SWKU911

        2. Social work ideals and practice realities - Mark Lymbery, Sandra Butler 2004

          Book Recommended Read: Charles, M. and Butler, S. (2004) 'Social workers' management of organisational change'

        3. Social work ideals and practice realities - Mark Lymbery, Sandra Butler 2004

          Book Recommended Read: Davis, A. and Garrett, P. M. (2004) 'Progressive practice for tough times'

        4. Social work: theory and practice for a changing profession - Lena Dominelli 2004

          Book Recommended (Ch.1 Introduction and Ch.2 Social Work: A Profession in Changing Contexts

        5. Social work: a companion to learning - Mark Lymbery, Karen Postle 2007 (electronic resource)

          Book Recommended Read: Ch.4, Fook, J. (2007) 'Uncertainty: the defining characteristic of social work?

        6. Social work: a companion to learning - Mark Lymbery, Karen Postle c2007 (electronic resource)

          Book  Read: Ch.4, Fook, J. (2007) 'Uncertainty: the defining characteristic of social work?

        7. Social work: introducing professional practice - Patricia Higham 2006 (electronic resource)

          Book Recommended Ch.3 Different contexts for practice.

        8. Social work: a companion to learning - Mark Lymbery, Karen Postle 2007 (electronic resource)

          Book Recommended Read: Ch.17, Lymbery, M. (2007) 'Social Work in its organisational

        9. Social work: a companion to learning - Mark Lymbery, Karen Postle c2007 (electronic resource)

          Book  Read: Ch.17, Lymbery, M. (2007) 'Social Work in its organisational

        10. Managing the workload - J Orme

          Chapter  Digitised under the CLA Digitisation Licence therefore only available to students on module SWKU911

        11. Management - M Payne

          Chapter  Digitised under the CLA Digitisation Licence therefore only available to students on module SWKU911

        12. Social work: an introduction to contemporary practice - Kate Wilson 2008 (electronic resource)

          Book  Chapter 2

      2. What’s Politics got to do with social work? 14 items
        1. The Blackwell companion to social work - Martin Davies 2013 (electronic resource)

          Book Recommended Read: Chapter 1.2 Drakeford. M. (2013) ' Social work and politics'

        2. The Blackwell companion to social work - Martin Davies, ebrary, Inc 2013 (electronic resource)

          Book  Read: Chapter 1.2 Drakeford. M. (2013) ' Social work and politics'

        3. Rethinking welfare: a critical perspective - Iain Ferguson, Michael Lavalette, Gerry Mooney, ebrary, Inc 2002 (electronic resource)

          Book 

        4. Rethinking welfare: a critical perspective - Iain Ferguson, Michael Lavalette, Gerry Mooney c2002 (electronic resource)

          Book 

        5. Rethinking welfare: a critical perspective - Iain Ferguson, Michael Lavalette, Gerry Mooney 2002 (electronic resource)

          Book 

        6. The third way and its critics - Anthony Giddens 2000

          Book Recommended

        7. Social work: a companion to learning - Mark Lymbery, Karen Postle 2007 (electronic resource)

          Book Recommended Read: Ch.2 Jordan, B. (2007) 'The political, societal and economic context of practice'

        8. Social work: a companion to learning - Mark Lymbery, Karen Postle c2007 (electronic resource)

          Book  Read: Ch.2, Jordan, B. (2007) 'The political, societal and economic context of practice'

        9. The politics of social work - Frederick W. Powell, ebrary, Inc 2001 (electronic resource)

          Book 

        10. The politics of social work - Frederick W. Powell c2001 (electronic resource)

          Book 

        11. The politics of social work - Fred Powell 2001 (electronic resource)

          Book 

    4. Workshop Sessions 16 items
      1. Straight from the Horse’s Mouth: social workers and their day-to-day tasks 16 items
        1. Becoming a social worker - Viviene E. Cree 2003 (electronic resource)

          Book Recommended Read: Ch.14, Cree, V. E. (2003) 'Becoming and being a social worker'

        2. On the Receiving End: service users and carers tell it how it is 14 items
          1. Social work: a companion to learning - Mark Lymbery, Karen Postle 2007 (electronic resource)

            Book Recommended Ch.14, Beresford,et al (2007) 'Partnership working: service users and social workers learning and working together'

          2. Social work: a companion to learning - Mark Lymbery, Karen Postle c2007 (electronic resource)

            Book  Ch.14, Beresford,et al (2007) 'Partnership working: service users and social workers learning and working together'

          3. Collaboration in social work practice - Tony Leiba, Jenny Weinstein, Colin Whittington, ebrary, Inc 2003 (electronic resource)

            Book  Read: Ch.5, Barton, C. (2003) 'Allies and enemies: the service user as care co-ordinator'

          4. Collaboration in social work practice - Tony Leiba, Jenny Weinstein, Colin Whittington, ebrary, Inc 2003 (electronic resource)

            Book  Ch.6, Douek, S. (2003) 'Collaboration or confusion: the carers' perspective'

          5. New directions in social work practice - Kieron Hatton 2010 (electronic resource)

            Book  Ch.5, Involving, Integrating or Ignoring? Service Users, Carers and Social Work

          6. New directions in social work practice - Kieron Hatton 2008 (electronic resource)

            Book  Ch.5, Involving, Integrating or Ignoring? Service Users, Carers and Social Work

          7. Social work: an introduction to contemporary practice - Kate Wilson 2008 (electronic resource)

            Book  Chapter 14

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