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Tough love: social work, social exclusion and the third way

Jordan, Bill (2001) Tough love: social work, social exclusion and the third way. British Journal of Social Work, 31 (4). pp. 527-546. ISSN 0045-3102

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This article argues that New Labour's priorities for social inclusion through employment, and for strenthening civil society, have relegated public-sector social work to a limited role in assessing and managing risks. However, as failures in the government's top-down, regulatory approach emerge, there will be new opportunities for a broader-based version of the profession to contribute to a more progressive programme

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: UoA 40 (Social Work and Social Policy and Administration) © 2001 British Association of Social Workers
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Schools: School of Human and Health Sciences
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Depositing User: Sara Taylor
Date Deposited: 31 Aug 2007
Last Modified: 28 Aug 2021 23:31


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