Empowerment, Participation and Social Work
This thoroughly revised and updated edition of this rich text considers both the conceptualization and practice of empowerment and social work to provide an essential resource at all levels of study.It is the fourth edition of a successful text written by a leading author. It provides an excellent balance of theoretical and applied material. It contains new pedagogical features including practice studies, annotated further reading lists and 'Putting it into practice' boxes.Now in its fourth edition this book continues to offer in-depth coverage spanning both conceptual debates about empowerment and a range of practice issues. The clarity and accessibility, as well as new examples reflecting varied global contexts and material on empowering children and adults, make it an essential resource at all levels of study.