Error title
Some error text about your books and stuff.
Close

Unfaithful Angels How Social Work Has Abandoned Its Mission

by Harry Specht

  • ISBN: 9780028740867
  • ISBN10: 0028740866

Unfaithful Angels How Social Work Has Abandoned Its Mission

by Harry Specht

  • List Price: $18.95
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster
  • Publish date: 06/01/1994
  • ISBN: 9780028740867
  • ISBN10: 0028740866
used Add to Cart $11.12
You save: 41%
FREE shipping on orders over $49!
new Add to Cart $18.18
You save: 4%
FREE shipping on orders over $49!
Description: In this provocative examination of the fall of the profession of social work from its original mission to aid and serve the underprivileged, Harry Specht and Mark Courtney show how America's excessive trust in individualistic solutions to social problems have led to the abandonment of the poor in this country.

A large proportion of all certified social workers today have left the social services to enter private practice, thereby turning to the middle class-- those who can afford psychotherapy -- and away from the poor. As Specht and Courtney persuasively demonstrate, if social work continues to drift in this direction there is good reason to expect that the profession will be entirely engulfed by psychotherapy within the next twenty years, leaving a huge gap in the provision of social services traditionally filled by social workers. The authors examine the waste of public funds this trend occasions, as social workers educated with public money abandon community service in increasing numbers.

Expand description
Seller Condition Comments Price  
Seller: secondsale
Location: Montgomery, IL Ask seller a question
Condition: Good
Item in good condition. Textbooks may not include supplemental items i.e. CDs, access codes etc...
Price:
$2.98
Comments:
Item in good condition. Textbooks may not include supplemental items i.e. CDs, access codes etc...
Seller: GoodDealsOnUsedBooks
Location: Montgomery, IL
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
0028740866 Item in good condition. Textbooks may not include supplemental items i.e. CDs, access codes etc...
Price:
$3.35
Comments:
0028740866 Item in good condition. Textbooks may not include supplemental items i.e. CDs, access codes etc...
Seller: OnlineGoodwill
Location: Nashville, TN
Condition: Good
Fast Shipping Monday through Friday! -Safe and Secure with tracking!
Price:
$3.35
Comments:
Fast Shipping Monday through Friday! -Safe and Secure with tracking!
Seller: TxtBroker
Location: Murfreesboro, TN Ask seller a question
Condition: Acceptable
Contains writing/highlighting. Used - Acceptable Worn but functional. Choose EXPEDITED shipping for faster delivery!
Price:
$3.90
Comments:
Contains writing/highlighting. Used - Acceptable Worn but functional. Choose EXPEDITED shipping for faster delivery!
Seller: BookReadingInc
Location: Cerritos, CA Ask seller a question
Condition: Acceptable
Used-Acceptable: A readable copy. Full of highlighting, marking and writing, Access codes and supplements are not included.
Price:
$11.20
Comments:
Used-Acceptable: A readable copy. Full of highlighting, marking and writing, Access codes and supplements are not included.
Seller: BookReadingInc
Location: Cerritos, CA Ask seller a question
Condition: Good
Used -Good : Contain highlighting, handwriting or underlining throughout the book, Access codes and supplements are not included.
Price:
$11.30
Comments:
Used -Good : Contain highlighting, handwriting or underlining throughout the book, Access codes and supplements are not included.
Seller: readmybooks
Location: Artesia, CA Ask seller a question
Condition: Acceptable
IMP: Acceptable- Do not include ACCESS CODE, CD-ROM or companion materials
[...]
Price:
$11.31
Comments:
IMP: Acceptable- Do not include ACCESS CODE, CD-ROM or companion materials
[...]
Seller: readmybooks
Location: Artesia, CA Ask seller a question
Condition: Good
IMP: Used Good- Used items do not include CD-ROM, ACCESS CODE or companion
[...]
Price:
$11.41
Comments:
IMP: Used Good- Used items do not include CD-ROM, ACCESS CODE or companion
[...]
Seller: Ergodebooks
Location: Richmond, TX Ask seller a question
Condition: Good
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Price:
$12.29
Comments:
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Seller: Awesomebooks_Newbooks
Location: Wilmington, DE
Condition: New
BRAND NEW BOOK! Shipped within 24-48 hours. Normal delivery time is 5-12
[...]
Price:
$15.23
Comments:
BRAND NEW BOOK! Shipped within 24-48 hours. Normal delivery time is 5-12
[...]
Seller: Ergodebooks
Location: Richmond, TX Ask seller a question
Condition: New
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Price:
$17.35
Comments:
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Seller: Alibris
Location: Sparks, NV
Condition: New
Shipping Icon
Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 209 p. Contains: Unspecified.
Price:
$18.01
Comments:
Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 209 p. Contains: Unspecified.
please wait
Please Wait

Notify Me When Available

Enter your email address below,
and we'll contact you when your school adds course materials for
.
Enter your email address below, and we'll contact you when is back in stock (ISBN: ).