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Social Work

Welcome to the Georgia State University subject guide for Social Work! Here you can find pointers for identifying high-quality information for your research (as well as how to cite it correctly).

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Reference Books

 

Encyclopedia of social work. (2008).  New York: Oxford University Press. Ref. HV35 .S6
This title also has an online edition.

The Blackwell encyclopaedia of social work. (2000). Malden, MA: Blackwell.  Ref. HV12 .B53 2000

Encyclopedia of social welfare history in North America. (2005). Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE.  Ref. HV12 .E497 2005

Social work dictionary. (2003). Washington, DC: NASW Press.  Ref. HV12 .B37 2003

Search in GILFind, the online catalog

 

Literature Reviews

 

Aveyard, H. (2014). Doing a literature review in health and social care: A practical guide (Third edition.).

 

Galvan, J. L.  (2017). Writing literature reviews: A guide for students of the social and behavioral sciences. (3rd ed.). Glendale, CA: Pyrczak. 

                                                   

Jesson, J., Matheson, L., & Lacey, F. M. (2011). Doing your literature review: Traditional and systematic techniques. Los Angeles, Calif.: SAGE.

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