Over 1,500 entries covering the theory and practice of all aspects of social work in the United Kingdom. Explains the principles and practices in all areas of social care including child care, psychiatric nursing, residential care, community care, counselling, and the probation service. Structured entries allow the reader to progress from a basic understanding of key concepts to a more detailed knowledge of the complex issues behind them. Up-to-date internet links to help you explore the subject further. Designed both for those training in any area of social work, and for professionals working in the caring professions. Edited and written by experienced lecturers in social work. Формат: 13 см x 19,5 см.