Social work research : ethical and political contexts

D`Cruz, Heather and Jones, Martyn 2004, Social work research : ethical and political contexts, Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, Calif..

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Title Social work research : ethical and political contexts
Author(s) D`Cruz, Heather
Jones, Martyn
Publication date 2004
Total pages 194
Publisher Sage Publications
Place of Publication Thousand Oaks, Calif.
Keyword(s) Social sciences -- Research
Social service -- Research
Summary Written in an engaging and accessible style, this book bridges the gap between theory and reality by discussing a range of research paradigms and placing them in the context of professional social work. It also discusses the political and ethical contexts that are intrinsic to social work practice.
Notes Contents: 1. Research, Social Work and Professional Practice -- 2. The Research Question -- 3. Different Ways of Knowing and Their Relevance for Research -- 4. Methodology -- 5. Designing Research -- 6. Generating Data -- 7. Making Sense of Data: Analysis -- 8. Reporting and Disseminating Research.
ISBN 0761949704
Language eng
Field of Research 160807 Sociological Methodology and Research Methods
Socio Economic Objective 970116 Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
HERDC Research category A2 Authored - other
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