Developments in social work with offenders

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Published by Jessica Kingsley in London, Philadelphia .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Social work with criminals -- Great Britain,
  • Social case work -- Great Britain,
  • Probation -- Great Britain,
  • Criminals -- Services for -- Great Britain,
  • Criminals -- Rehabilitation -- Great Britain

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

Statementedited by Gill McIvor and Peter Raynor.
SeriesResearch highlights in social work series
ContributionsMcIvor, Gill, 1959-, Raynor, Peter.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHV7428 .D47 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23674289M
ISBN 109781843105381
LC Control Number2007037060

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Developments in Social Work with Offenders explains the organisational and legislative changes that have occurred in social work and probation across the UK in the past 10 years, in the context of the accumulating body of knowledge about what constitutes effective practice in the assessment, supervision and management of offenders in the by:   Developments in Social Work with Offenders explains the organisational and legislative changes that have occurred in social work and probation across the UK in the past 10 years, in the context of the accumulating body of knowledge about what constitutes effective practice in the assessment, supervision and management of offenders in the.

Developments in Social Work with Offenders explains the organisational and legislative changes that have occurred in social work and probation across.

Developments in Social Work with Offenders explains the organisational and legislative changes that have occurred in social work and probation across the UK in the past 10 years, in the context of the accumulating body of knowledge about what constitutes effective practice in the assessment, supervision and management of offenders in the community.

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Developments in Social Work with Offenders explains the organisational and legislative changes that have occurred in social work and probation across the UK in the past 10 years, in the context of the accumulating body of knowledge about what constitutes effective practice in the assessment, supervision and management of offenders in the : Jessica Kingsley Publishers.

Developments in Social Work with Offenders explains the organisational and legislative changes that have occurred in social work and probation across the UK in the past 10 years, in the context of the accumulating body of knowledge about what constitutes Developments in social work with offenders book practice in the assessment, supervision and management of offenders in the different.

A book seeking to explain and clarify the significant contribution that therapeutic communities can make in changing the lives of those who have committed serious offences ought to be one that is welcomed by penal reformers and by all those who have a fundamental belief that prisons should be humane and decent, staffed by those who demonstrate actively pro‐social behaviours and Author: Michael Brookes.

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Fitzgibbon then turns her attention in Chapter 5 to ‘The Demise of Probation and Social Work Practice.’ I found this chapter riveting to read. It contains a penetrating level of analysis, and the author alights on some critical aspects of recent developments.

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