Researching social work

McLaughlin, H 2009, 'Researching social work' , in: Social Work: Themes, Issues and Critical Debates (3rd edn.) , Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, pp. 143-155.

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This chapter argues that practitioners underuse research evidence to support their practice. The chapter highlights key themes in social work research, including its context and distinctiveness and its methodologies. It also offers a criticallook at evidence-based practice , the development of research minded practitioners , service user involvement in research and interdisciplinary research.

Item Type: Book Section
Editors: Adams, R, Dominelli, L and Payne, M
Themes: Subjects / Themes > H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Subjects outside of the University Themes
Schools: Schools > School of Health and Society > Centre for Applied Research in Health, Welfare and Policy
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Refereed: Yes
ISBN: 10:0-230-21865-2
Depositing User: H McLaughlin
Date Deposited: 28 Oct 2009 10:44
Last Modified: 27 Aug 2021 22:10

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