Sociology of the Social Work Profession
SSW WP 901
This course explores the development of social work as a profession. It examines the historical roots of, and key trends in, social work. Readings are taken from sociological literature on professionalization and comparison of several professions within social work. Discussion includes a critical evaluation of the function of "experts" in contemporary American society.
FALL 2012 Schedule
|A1||Geron||SOC 252||R 10:00 am-1:00 pm||Phd course|