This innovative text offers comprehensive coverage of the discipline of social policy and its central relevance to social work, social care and related practice in Scotland. Designed to complement teaching and study associated with the new Honours degree in Social Work (Scottish Executive 2003), it fills a notable gap in the literature on this subject and will be essential reading for students, professionals and academics within a variety of health and social care occupations.Training. Cutting youth unemployment was one of the five pre-election pledges for the last Westminster Government. ... One might question, however, what is new about it as there were Youth Training Schemes (YTS) in the 1970s and 1980s.
|Title||:||Social Policy for Social Work, Social Care and the Caring Professions|
|Author||:||Steve Hothersall, Steve J. Hothersall, Janine Bolger|
|Publisher||:||Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. - 2010|