Encyclopedia of Social Work is now a consistently updated digital resource. Visit About to learn more, meet the editorial board, or explore the latest articles.

Dismiss

You are looking at  31-33 of 33 articles  for:

  • Criminal Justice x
Clear All

View:

Urban Practice  

Melvin Delgado

Print publication date:
Apr 2008
Online publication date:
Jun 2013
Social work practice is best understood and practiced when taking into account the local context. The urban context of social work practice may share much with suburban and rural contexts ... More

Violence  

Sheara A. Williams

Print publication date:
Apr 2008
Online publication date:
Jun 2013
Violence is a serious social issue that affects millions of individuals, families, and communities every year. It transcends across racial, age, gender, and socioeconomic groups, and is ... More

Youth at Risk  

Deborah Bass-Rubenstein

Print publication date:
Apr 2008
Online publication date:
Jun 2013
Runaways, throwaways, and homeless youths have always been present in the United States. In recent decades, however, society has become more aware of the problems they face as the problems ... More

View: