1. Week 1: Introduction to the module - Neo-Liberalism 6 items
    1. The global social work definition: Ontology, implications and challenges - Abigail Ornellas, Gary Spolander, Lambert K Engelbrecht 03/2018

      Article 

    2. Alone again: ethics after certainty - Zygmunt Bauman 1994

      Book Recommended

    3. Work, consumerism and the new poor - Bauman, Zygmunt 1998

      Book Recommended

    4. Governing 'advanced' liberal democracies - N. Rose

      Chapter Recommended

    5. What money can't buy: the moral limits of markets - Michael J. Sandel 2013

      Book Recommended

    6. What is Neoliberalism? - Dag Einar Thorsen, Amund Lie

      Document Recommended

  2. Week 2: Neo-Liberalism and social Work 8 items
    1. Social work and macro-economic neoliberalism: beyond the social justice rhetoric - Gary Spolander, Lambert Engelbrecht, Annie Pullen Sansfaçon 02/09/2016

      Article 

    2. Establishing Social Work Practices in England: The Early Evidence - N. Stanley, H. Austerberry, A. Bilson, N. Farrelly 01/03/2014

      Article Recommended

  3. Week 3: Managerialism and Social Work 8 items
    1. Irony and Social Work: In Search of the Happy Sisyphus - R. Roose, G. Roets, M. Bouverne-De Bie 01/12/2012

      Article 

  4. Week 4: Directed Study 1 item
  5. Week 5: Moral Panics 4 items
    1. Sociology and social work - Jo Cunningham 2014

      Book Recommended ebook is the 2008 first edition. Read chapter 6

    2. Moral panics: the social construction of deviance - Erich Goode, Nachman Ben-Yehuda 2009

      Book Recommended

    3. Social deviance: social policy, action, and research - Leslie Thomas Wilkins 1964

      Book Recommended

  6. Week 6: Moral Panics and Social Work 4 items
    1. Moral Panics, Claims-Making and Child Protection in the UK - G. Clapton, V. Cree, M. Smith 01/06/2013

      Article Recommended

  7. Week 7: Globalisation and Cultural Diversity 3 items
    1. Islam and social work: debating values, transforming practice - Sara Ashencaen Crabtree, Fatima Husain, Basia Spalek 2008

      Book Recommended

    2. International perspectives on social work: global conditions and local practice - Karen Hamilton Lyons, Kathleen Manion, Mary Carlsen 2006

      Book Recommended

  8. Week 8: Stigma and Abjection 7 items
    1. Stigma: notes on the management of spoiled identity - Erving Goffman 1990

      Book Recommended

    2. Urban outcasts: a comparative sociology of advanced marginality - Loïc J. D. Wacquant 2008

      Book Recommended

    3. Punishing the poor: the neoliberal government of social insecurity - Loïc J. D. Wacquant 2009

      Book Recommended

  9. Week 9: Stigma and Social Work 4 items
  10. Week 10: Course Evaluation and Assessment Revision 1 item
    1. Structured session on topics covered

  11. Week 11: Assessment Revision 0 items
  12. Core Texts 9 items
    1. Social work: themes, issues and critical debates - Adams, Robert, Dominelli, Lena, Payne, Malcolm 2009

      Book Essential

    2. Social work futures: crossing boundaries, transforming practice - Adams, Robert, Dominelli, Lena, Payne, Malcolm, Campling, Jo 2005

      Book Essential

    3. Welfare, exclusion, and political agency - Batsleer, Janet, Humphries, Beth 2000

      Book Essential

    4. Critical perspectives on empowerment - Humphries, Beth, British Association of Social Workers 1996

      Book Essential

    5. Globalisation, global justice and social work - Ferguson, Iain, Lavalette, Michael, Whitmore, Elizabeth 2005

      Book Essential

    6. Social work: a critical approach to practice - Jan Fook 2016

      Book Essential

    7. Social work theories and methods - Mel Gray, Stephen A. Webb 2013

      Book Essential

    8. Challenging social work: the institutional context of practice - McDonald, Catherine 2006

      Book Essential

  13. General Texts 63 items
    1. Empowerment, participation and social work - Robert Adams 2008

      Book Recommended

    2. Critical practice in social work - Adams, Robert, Dominelli, Lena, Payne, Malcolm 2009

      Book Recommended E-book is the 2002 edition.

    3. Social work futures: crossing boundaries, transforming practice - Adams, Robert, Dominelli, Lena, Payne, Malcolm, Campling, Jo 2005

      Book Recommended

    4. Black perspectives in social work - Ahmad, Bandana 1990

      Book Recommended

    5. Ethics and values in social work - Banks, Sarah 2012

      Book Recommended Earlier edition also available in the library.

    6. The value base of social work and social care - Barnard, Adam, Horner, Nigel, Wild, Jim 2008

      Book Recommended

    7. Citizen involvement: a practical guide for change - Beresford, Peter, Croft, Suzy 1993

      Book Recommended

    8. Evaluating social science research: an introduction - Black, Thomas R. 1993

      Book Recommended

    9. Social constructionism - Vivien Burr 2015

      Book Recommended

    10. Reading Foucault for social work - Chambon, Adrienne S., Irving, Allan, Epstein, Laura 1999

      Book Recommended

    11. Social work practice: an introduction - Coulshed, Veronica, Orme, Joan 2012

      Book Recommended Earlier edition also available in the library.

    12. Task-centred social work - Doel, Mark, Marsh, Peter E. 1992

      Book Recommended

    13. Anti-racist social work - Lena Dominelli 2018

      Book Recommended

    14. Evaluating for good practice - Everitt, Angela, Hardiker, Pauline 2001

      Book Recommended

    15. Radical social work in practice: making a difference - Ferguson, Iain, Woodward, Rona 2009

      Book Recommended

    16. Social work: a critical approach to practice - Jan Fook 2016

      Book Recommended

    17. Transforming children's services: Social work - Garrett, Paul Michael 2009

      Book Recommended

    18. Knowledge in a social world - Alvin I. Goldman 1999

      Book Recommended

    19. The social work business - Harris, John 2003

      Book Recommended

    20. Modernising social work: critical considerations - Harris, John, White, Vicky 2009

      Book Recommended

    21. Social work in an unjust society - Jordan, William 1990

      Book Recommended

    22. Social work and the third way: tough love as social policy - Jordan, Bill, Jordan, Charlie 2000

      Book Recommended

    23. Risk, social policy and welfare - Kemshall, Hazel 2002 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended

    24. Radical social work today - Langan, Mary, Lee, Phil 1989

      Book Recommended

    25. Social work ideals and practice realities - Lymbery, Mark, Butler, Sandra 2004

      Book Recommended

    26. The New Structural Social Work: Ideology, Theory, and Practice - Robert P. Mullaly, Marilyn Dupré 2018

      Book 

    27. Social theory, social change and social work - Parton, Nigel 1996

      Book Recommended

    28. How Big is the Big Society? - C. Pattie, R. Johnston 09/05/2011

      Article Recommended

    29. Poststructuralism, citizenship and social policy - Petersen, Alan R., Barns, Ian 1999

      Book Recommended

    30. Making sense of social work: psychodynamics, systems and practice - Preston-Shoot, Michael, Agass, Dick 1990

      Book Recommended

    31. The McDonaldization of society: into the digital age - George Ritzer 2018

      Book Recommended

    32. McDonaldization: the reader - Ritzer, George 2010

      Book Recommended Earlier edition also available in the library.

    33. Social work and received ideas - Rojek, Chris, Collins, Stewart, Peacock, Geraldine 1988

      Book Recommended

    34. The haunt of misery: critical essays in social work and helping - Rojek, Chris, Collins, Stewart, Peacock, Geraldine 1989

      Book Recommended

    35. The reflective practitioner: how professionals think in action - Schön, Donald A. 1991

      Book Recommended

    36. Evaluating in practice - Shaw, Ian 2011

      Book Recommended Earlier edition also available in the library.

    37. Evaluation and social work practice - Shaw, Ian, Lishman, Joyce 1999

      Book Recommended

    38. Social work and social problems: working towards social inclusion and social change - Smale, Gerald G., Tuson, Graham, Statham, Daphne 2000

      Book Recommended

    39. Understanding social work: preparing for practice - Neil Thompson 2015

      Book Recommended

    40. Integrating theory and practice in social work education - Watson, Florence, Burrows, Helen, Player, Chris 2002

      Book Recommended

    41. Social work in a risk society: social and political perspectives - Webb, Stephen A. 2006

      Book Recommended

    42. Learning and teaching in social work: towards reflective practice - Yelloly, Margaret, Henkel, Mary 1995

      Book Recommended

    43. The New Structural Social Work: Ideology, Theory, and Practice - Robert P. Mullaly, Marilyn Dupré 2018

      Book Recommended

  14. Periodicals 10 items
    1. Journal of education for social work

      Journal Recommended Only available in the Library’s print journals collection.

  15. Websites 7 items
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