Doing Research in Social Work and Social Care

The Journey from Student to Practitioner Researcher

by Catherine Flynn, Fiona McDermott

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  • 9781473906617
  • 9781473987074
  • 9781473987838

From understanding the concepts of research and gathering data, to writing it all up and sharing knowledge, this book will guide your students to become researchers by giving them:

  • a confident start with clarity on core concepts and getting it right ethically
  • step-by-step guidance at each point in the research process, showing them diversity in approaches, the impact of context and how to overcome problems
  • case studies of how real researchers embrace the challenges, surprises and successes of research
  • an emphasis on the person in context, so their research is reflective of the realities of social work and social care practice
  • a guide to writing it up and achieving impact and positive change with research.
  • SAGE Publications; October 2016
  • ISBN: 9781473987074
  • Edition: 1
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure ePub format
  • Title: Doing Research in Social Work and Social Care
  • Author: Catherine Flynn; Fiona McDermott
  • Imprint: SAGE Publications Ltd
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781473906617
  • 9781473987074
  • 9781473987838

In The Press

“An ideal resource for students and practitioners in social work and social care which provides detailed guidance on doing research in an easy-to-understand, engaging manner. Interesting examples of research from the field really bring the text to life.”

Jennifer Boddy, Griffith University, Australia

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781473906617
  • 9781473987074
  • 9781473987838