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Social Work Practice I: Issues

Guide to basic Social Work resources.

The View from the Field

"The Top 5 Social Justice Issues Facing Social Workers Today," Social Work Today 7(2), March/April 2007, p.24
Essays on the five issues identified in an informal survey of social workers.

The View From the White House

The Obama Agenda
The Obama Administration's position on the social and political issues facing the U.S

What Are The Current Issues?

Social Work Speaks: National Association of Social Workers Policy Statements: 2012-2014.
9th edition. Washington, D.C., 2012.
64 policy statements designed to guide policy advocacy and legal action. Each statement includes background information, a statement of issues, the policy statement, its legislative history, and a list of references. 

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