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A “Society for All Ages”: Saving Social Security and Medicare

Stephen Gorin.

in Health & Social Work

February 2000; p ublished online February 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social Work; Health, Illness, and Medicine. 0 words.

“A Blind Man’s Homecoming”

Jessica Meyer.

in Phallacies

November 2017; p ublished online September 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Mental and Behavioural Health. 6813 words.

This chapter draws upon the personal narratives of noncommissioned rankers serving with the British Royal Army Medical Corps during World War I to explore how these men responded to...

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A. Convergence and specificity of the mandates

John Horekens.

in Refugee Survey Quarterly

January 1999; p ublished online January 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 0 words.

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A. Convergence and specificity of the mandates

Michel Veuthey.

in Refugee Survey Quarterly

January 1999; p ublished online January 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 0 words.

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A. Convergence and specificity of the mandates

Richard Perruchoud.

in Refugee Survey Quarterly

January 1999; p ublished online January 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 0 words.

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‘A Friend and an Equal’: Do Young People in Care Seek the Impossible from their Social Workers?

Alison McLeod.

in The British Journal of Social Work

April 2010; p ublished online November 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social Work. 6657 words.

Summary

Recent policy initiatives have begun to recognize something that has long been indicated by research findings and by studies of young people's views:...

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“A Nice Social Tea Party”

Joyce M. Bell.

in The Black Power Movement and American Social Work

June 2014; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Policy and Advocacy. 7289 words.

This chapter recounts the history of the service/activism tension in the social work profession. It examines the debates within social work organizations during the advent of the civil...

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‘A Pair of Stout Shoes and an Umbrella’: The Role of the Mental Welfare Officer in Delivering Community Care in East Anglia: 1946–1970

Sheena Rolph, Dorothy Atkinson and Jan Walmsley.

in The British Journal of Social Work

April 2003; p ublished online April 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social Work. 0 words.

In this paper we describe an oral history research project which explored a little‐known aspect of the history of social work: the history of mental welfare officers and their role in...

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‘A World on the Move’: Migration, Mobilities and Social Work

Charlotte Williams and Mekada Graham.

in The British Journal of Social Work

June 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social Work. 7310 words.

The A–Z of Social Research, Robert Miller and John Brewer (eds), London, Sage, 2003, pp. xv + 346, 0 7619 7132 7, £60 hdbk, 0 7619 7133 5, £19.99 pbk

David Berridge.

in The British Journal of Social Work

June 2004; p ublished online June 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social Work. 0 words.

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Abandoned Children

Gillian Mann.

in Journal of Refugee Studies

March 2001; p ublished online March 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Human Rights and Immigration; Human Geography; International Relations; Aid and Relief Programmes; Refugee Studies. 0 words.

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Abbott, Edith

Jean K. Quam.

in Encyclopedia of Social Work

P ublished online June 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Social Work. 338 words.

Edith Abbott (1876–1957) was a social worker and educator. She was Dean of the School of Social Service Administration at the University of Chicago from 1924 to 1942 and she helped in...

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Abbott, Edith

Kathleen Banks Nutter.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; Social Work; Education. 1489 words.

Abbott, Edith (26 September 1876–28 July 1957), social reformer, social work educator, and author, was born in Grand Island, Nebraska, the daughter of Othman Ali Abbott, a lawyer and first...

Abbott, Grace

Jean K. Quam.

in Encyclopedia of Social Work

P ublished online June 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Social Work. 292 words.

Grace Abbott (1878–1939) was a teacher who went on to become Director of the Immigrants Protective League of Chicago and Director of the U.S. Children's Bureau. In 1934 she became professor...

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Abbott, Grace

Julie Longo and Sandra F. VanBurkleo.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Society and Culture; US Politics; Ethical Issues and Debates; Social Justice and Human Rights. 1955 words.

Abbott, Grace (17 November 1878–19 June 1939), social worker and administrator, was born in Grand Island, Nebraska, the daughter of Othman Ali Abbott, a lawyer and politician, and Elizabeth...

ABC

John Harris and Vicky White.

in A Dictionary of Social Work and Social Care

January 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Work. 5 words.

ABC model

John Harris and Vicky White.

in A Dictionary of Social Work and Social Care

January 2013; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Work. 5 words.

ABC model

John Harris and Vicky White.

in A Dictionary of Social Work and Social Care

January 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Work. 5 words.

The Abduction of Credibility: A Reply to John Paley

KATE COOK and LIZ KELLY.

in The British Journal of Social Work

February 1997; p ublished online February 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social Work. 0 words.

This response takes issue with John Paley's paper ‘Satanist Abuse and Alien Abduction’ (this issue) in a number of areas: his definition of Satanic ritual abuse (SRA); the parallels he...

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Abdy, Edward Strutt (1791–1846), campaigner against slavery and racism

Elizabeth Baigent.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Ethical Issues and Debates; Social Justice and Human Rights; Slavery and Abolition of Slavery. 671 words.

Abdy, Edward Strutt (1791–1846), campaigner against slavery and racism, was the fifth and youngest son of Thomas Abdy Abdy, born Thomas Abdy Rutherford (1755–1798), Church of England...