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Social work in a digital society

Rafferty, J. and Steyaert, J. (2007) Social work in a digital society In, Lymbery, Mark and Postle, Karen (eds.) Social Work: a Companion to Learning. London, UK, SAGE pp. 301-320.

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This chapter will:
Conceptualise social work as taking place within the ‘digital society’
Explore how information and communication technology impacts on the individual, families and communities
Argue that technological change has irretrievably altered the nature of the social world, and hence practitioners need to understand it.

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Published date: 2007


Local EPrints ID: 40840
ISBN: 9781412920025
PURE UUID: 6b890267-62a8-4512-8630-e71eec19dff1

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Date deposited: 13 Jul 2006
Last modified: 17 Jul 2017 15:33

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Author: J. Rafferty
Author: J. Steyaert
Editor: Mark Lymbery
Editor: Karen Postle

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