The current state of social work in uk universities: Some personal reflections

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This paper reviews and critically analyses the current state of social work, as a discipline, in UK universities. While there are many causes for concern in terms of the decline in student applications, the way the subject has established itself in recent years as being distinctive, having a clear rationale and a sound research base is very encouraging and provides a firm basis for future development.

LanguageEnglish
Pages167-174
Number of pages8
JournalSocial Work Education
Volume20
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2001

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