Wildy logo
(020) 7242 5778

Wildy’s Book News

Book News cover photo

Vol 23 No 8 Aug/Sept 18

Book of the Month

Cover of Housing Allocations and Homelessness: Law and Practice

Housing Allocations and Homelessness: Law and Practice

Price: £99.99 + £10.30 VAT

Offers for Newly Called Barristers & Students

Special Discounts for Newly Called & Students

Read More ...

Secondhand & Out of Print

Browse Secondhand Online


Pensions divorce
Blackstone 2019
Mental capacity
Arch mags 2019

Legal Materials for Social Workers

Image not available lge
Hugh BrayneProfessor of Law, University of Sunderland, Graeme BroadbentSenior Lecturer in Law, University of Sunderland

ISBN13: 9781841741918
ISBN: 1841741914
Published: October 2002
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

This manual seeks to fill a long-felt gap identified by teachers and newly-qualified social workers. It comprises essential legal materials in the areas of law governing the responsibilities of social workers: key parts of the legislation, case extracts, government guidance, regulations and extracts from journal articles. The volume should enable students and newly-qualified social workers to deepen their understanding of the legal issues in social work and to appreciate the legal reasoning of judges. Extracts from guidance and commentaries, and also from enquiries such as the Cleveland or Pindown enquiries, puts the material into a readily accessible context. The book is designed to complement Law for Social Workers.

Image not available lge
Social Security and Welfare Law
The Statutory Context of Social Work
Duties of Social Workers
Powers of the Courts
Human Rights
Information and Confidentiality
Powers and Responsibilities to Children
Community Care
Mental Health
Social Workers in the Criminal Justice System.