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Social Workers; Social work research; International social work; Social Work Ethics.
Major subject terms you can try when targeting specific issues in Social Work issues are: Homelessness, Mental Illness, Adoption, Child and Family Issues, Divorce, Abuse, Child Abuse, Adoption, Drug Addition, Anexoria.
Encyclopedia of Social Work
Co-published by the National Association of Social Workers and Oxford University Press, the 20th edition of the Encyclopedia of Social Work is widely considered the cornerstone of reference in its field.
Access to hundreds of in-depth subject encyclopedias and handbooks covering every major subject.
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Academic Search Complete
Multi-disciplinary database offers full-text, dating from 1985 to present, for nearly 1,850 scholarly journals, including more than 1,250 peer-reviewed titles. Covering virtually every area of academic study- EBSCOhost.
Contains Dissertations & Theses. Ethnic News Watch and Gender Watch databases.
Journal content (PDFs, html abstracts) from over 200 Sage journals, nearly all the available on-line Sage content.
Social Work Abstracts
Offers extensive coverage of more than 850 social work and human services journals dating back to 1965.
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