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The practice of social work

by Charles Zastrow

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Published by Dorsey Press in Homewood, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social service

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCharles Zastrow.
    SeriesDorsey series in social welfare
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV31 .Z37
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 584 p. :
    Number of Pages584
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4121506M
    ISBN 100256024111
    LC Control Number80067666

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    A thoroughly up-to-date look at the field of social work using a unique macro practice model focused on making changes within diverse communities and organizations. Social Work Macro Practice approaches the field of social work recognizing that all social workers must be able to engage, assess, and intervene with individuals, families, groups.   She is a past President of the New Jersey Chapter of NASW and has been on its National Board of Directors. In , the Chapter presented her with a Lifetime Achievement Award. Dr. Apgar has taught in both undergraduate and graduate social work programs and has extensive direct practice, policy, and management experience in the social work : Springer Publishing Company.


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