Organisations and Management in Social Work (3rd ed.)

Everyday Action for Change

by Mark Hughes, Michael Wearing

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  • 9781473934511
  • 9781473998506
  • 9781473998490

Providing a comprehensive and critical examination of the complex issues involved in the management and organisational contexts of social work practice, this book will help readers to:

 

- Critically evaluate organisational theory, managerial techniques and organisational structures.

- Develop strategies for ethical and reflective organisational practice.

- Understand how to plan and manage change in learning organisations.

- Unpick important themes such as leadership, supervision, risk, decision making, and accountability.

- Explore the potential for increasing service user and worker participation in organisations.


  • SAGE Publications; October 2016
  • ISBN: 9781473998506
  • Edition: 3
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure ePub format
  • Title: Organisations and Management in Social Work
  • Author: Mark Hughes; Michael Wearing
  • Imprint: SAGE Publications Ltd
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781473934511
  • 9781473998506
  • 9781473998490

In The Press

The new edition of Organisational Practice is a solid up-to-date textbook for social work students seeking to be effective social workers within organisations. Mark Hughes and Michael Wearing have included interesting cases, diagrams and reflective questions, which are useful for making important concepts and theories accessible. Highly recommended!

Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781473934511
  • 9781473998506
  • 9781473998490