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One Hundred Years of Social Work is the 1st finished heritage of social paintings as a career in English Canada. geared up chronologically, it presents a severe and compelling examine the inner struggles and debates within the social paintings career over the process a century and investigates the responses of social staff to numerous vital occasions. A vital topic within the ebook is the long-standing fight of the pro organization (the Canadian organization of Social employees) and person social staff to reconcile development prestige with the merchandising social motion.

The booklet chronicles the early heritage of the secularization and professionalization of social paintings and examines social staff roles in the course of either global wars, the melancholy, and within the period of postwar reconstruction. It contains sections on civil defence, the chilly battle, unionization, social paintings schooling, rules of the career, and different key advancements as much as the tip of the 20 th century.

Drawing on broad archival learn in addition to own interviews and secondary literature, the authors offer powerful educational proof of a occupation that has persevered many vital alterations and maintains to suggest for a simply society and a responsive social welfare kingdom.

One Hundred Years of Social Work may be of curiosity to social employees, social paintings scholars and educators, social historians, specialist institutions and someone attracted to knowing the complicated nature of individuals and associations.

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