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Ian Hyslop

Doctor of Philosophy, (Social Work)
Study Completed: 2013
College of Health


Thesis Title
Social Work Practice Knowledge: An enquiry into the nature of the knowledge generated and applied in the practice of social work

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This study explores the nature of the knowledge formed and applied in social work practice.  There is a focus on the relationship between practitioner knowledge and the wider socio-political context. This enquiry contributes to our understanding of the professional identity of social work,

Associate Professor Shirley Julich
Dr Michael O'Brien
Dr Barbara Staniforth