The SAGE Handbook of Social Work is the world's first generic major reference work to provide an authoritative guide to the theory, method, and values of social work in one volume. Drawn from an international field of excellence, the contributors each offer a critical analysis of their individual area of expertise. The result is this invaluable resource collection that not only reflects upon the condition of social work today but also looks to future developments.
Chapter 25: Mapping the Social Work Research Agenda
Mapping the Social Work Research Agenda
To this day, different understandings of the nature and purpose of social work research have evolved, reflecting diverse conceptions of the nature and purposes ...