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43:8

Workforce Development: A Pathway to Reforming Child Protection Systems in Australia
Bob Lonne, Maria Harries, and Sarah Lantz

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43:6

Working at the Margins: The Views and Experiences of Court Social Workers on Parental Orders Work in Surrogacy Arrangements
Marilyn Crawshaw, Satvinder Purewal, and Olga van den Akker

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43:5

Ah Cha’! The Racial Discrimination of Pakistani Minority Communities in Hong Kong: An Analysis of Multiple, Intersecting Oppressions
Sara Ashencaen Crabtree and Hung Wong

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43:4

Relationship-Based Social Work and Its Compatibility with the Person-Centred Approach: Principled versus Instrumental Perspectives
David Murphy, Maria Duggan, and Stephen Joseph

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43:3

Partnership with Parents of Children in Care: A Study of Collective User Participation in Child Protection Services
Tor Slettebo

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43:1

The Boundaries of the Social Work Relationship Revisited: Towards a Connected, Inclusive and Dynamic Conceptualisation
Patrick O'Leary, Ming-Sum Tsui, and Gillian Ruch

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42:8

Engaging with Involuntary Service Users in Social Work: Findings from a Knowledge Exchange Project
Mark Smith, Michael Gallagher,
Helen Wosu, Jane Stewart, Vivien E. Cree,
Scott Hunter, Sam Evans, Catherine Montgomery, Sarah Holiday, and Heather Wilkinson

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42:7

Developing an Integrated Assessment Tool for the Health and Social Care of Older People
Brian J. Taylor

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42:5

Education for Change: Student Placements in Campaigning Organisations and Social Movements in South Africa
Iain Ferguson and Linda Smith

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42:4

The Practice and Ethics of Animal-Assisted Therapy with Children and Young People: Is It Enough that We Don't Eat Our Co-Workers?
Nikki Evans and Claire Gray

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42:3

The Uses of Humour in Case Management with High-Risk Children and their Families
Jane F. Gilgun and Alankaar Sharma

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42:1

UK Panel Data on Social Work Service Users
Nina Maxwell, Jonathan Scourfield, Nick Gould, and Peter Huxley

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41:8

Beyond Favourable Attitudes to End-of-Life Rights: The Experiences of Israeli Health Care Social Workers
Ronit D. Leichtentritt

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41:7

When ‘Do No Harm’ Is Not Enough: The Ethics of Research with Refugees and Other Vulnerable Groups
Richard Hugman, Eileen Pittaway,
and Linda Bartolomei

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41:6

Race, Poverty and Child Protection Decision Making
Jacqueline Stokes and Glen Schmidt

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41:5

Re-Thinking Harm and Abuse: Insights from a Lifespan Perspective
Brigid Daniel and Alison Bowes

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41:3

Investing in the Future: Social Workers Talk about Research
Liz Beddoe

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41:2

Professionals, Managers and Discretion: Critiquing Street-Level Bureaucracy
Tony Evans

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41:1

Selective Memory: A Note on Social Work Historiography
David Burnham

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40:8

(Re)Assembling the Left: The Politics of Redistribution and Recognition in Social Work
Stephen A. Webb

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40:6

Truth and Reconciliation Commissions (TRCs): An International Human Rights Intervention and Its Connection to Social Work
David K. Androff

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40:5

The Social Work Profession and Subjective Well-Being: The Impact of a Profession on Overall Subjective Well-Being
John R. Graham andMicheal L. Shier

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40:4

Editorial to Special Issue on Risk and Social Work: Critical Perspectives
Joanne Warner andElaine Sharland

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40:3

‘A Friend and an Equal’: Do Young People in Care Seek the Impossible from their Social Workers?
Alison McLeod

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40:2

Narrative and Rhetoric in Social Work Education
Kris Rutten, André Mottart and Ronald Soetaert

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40:1

The social worker versus the General Social Care Council: An analysis of Care Standards Tribunal hearings and decisions
Kenneth McLaughlin

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39:8

Bullying of Lesbian and Gay Youth: A Qualitative Investigation
Faye Mishna, Peter A. Newman, Andrea Daley, and Steven Solomon

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39:7

The descriptive tyranny of the Common Assessment Framework: Technologies of categorization and professional practice in child welfare
Sue White, Chris Hall, and Sue Peckover

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39:6

What's in a Name: ‘Client’, ‘Patient’, ‘Customer’, ‘Consumer’, ‘Expert by Experience’, ‘Service User’—What's Next?
Hugh McLaughlin

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39:5

Choosing Language: Social Service Framing and Social Justice
Colleen Vojak

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39.3

Tensions in the Delivery of Social Work Services in Rural and Remote
Scotland

Colin Turbett

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39:2

Publishing voice: training social workers in policy practice
Idit Weiss and Einat Peled

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39:1

Post-Adoption Contact and Openness in Adoptive Parents’ Minds: Consequences for Children’s Development
Elsbeth Neil

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38.8

Child Welfare and Information and Communication Technology: Today’s Challenge
Susan Tregeagle and Michael Darcy

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38:7

Barriers To Retaining And Using Professional Knowledge In Local Authority Social Work Practice With Adults In The UK
Ann McDonald, Karen Postle and Carol Dawson

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38:6

Statutory Social Workers: Stress, Job Satisfaction, Coping, Social Support and Individual Differences
Stewart Collins

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‘There Are Wonderful Social Workers but it’s a Lottery’: Older People’s Views about Social Workers
Jill Manthorpe, Jo Moriarty, Joan Rapaport, Roger Clough, Michelle Cornes, Les Bright, Steve Iliffe, and OPRSI (Older People Researching Social Issues)

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38:5

Learning from experience: Developing a research strategy for social work
Paul Bywaters

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38:4

Understanding Methods paradigms in an historical context: the case of social pedagogy
Walter Lorenz

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38:3

Liquid social work: Welfare interventions as mobile practices
Harry Ferguson

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38:2

Resilience across cultures
Michael Ungar

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38:1

full text Social work practice to support survival strategies in sub-Saharan Africa
Siobhan Laird

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