Provides a full-text online encyclopedia for the study of the social work profession. Co-published by the National Association of Social Workers and Oxford University Press, this new edition of the encyclopedia which has appeared in print in 20 previous editions, includes coverage of new areas such as demographic changes from immigration, technology, the implications of managed care, faith-based assistance, evidence-based practice, gerontology, and trauma and disaster. Each month new articles will be added and others will be updated. Comprehensive in coverage and international in scope.
Offers access to over 10 000 academic works, in 20 subject areas across the humanities, social sciences, sciences, medicine, and law. Full text is available for subscribed sections, abstracts and tables of contents are available for all titles. New titles are added quarterly. The e-books can be searched by title, author, keywords, fields of study, publication year, and ISBN.