SAGE is one of the world’s leading independent social work publishers. We are committed to publishing the most up-to-date texts which reflect the needs of students, lecturers and practitioners, from core introductory texts suitable for first year undergraduate students through to higher-level research texts and more practical guides, ideal for those who are qualified and out in practice.
We also publish over 20 highly-read and cited journals in social work and social care, with titles such as International Social Work, Adoption & Fostering and Critical Social Policy.
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Engaging, concise and easy-to-use, our series of A-Zs is here to guide students through key concepts in social work.
Written by subject experts, these essential guides introduce key theories and approaches to students, helping them develop critical thinking and reflection skills.
Practical, accessible and skills-focused, this series is aimed at busy social work and health care practitioners who are looking to enhance their skills and extend their knowledge.
This peer reviewed journal has been at the cutting edge of debate on childcare issues for over 50 years and is the only UK journal dedicated to adoption and fostering issues.
This scholarly peer reviewed journal is designed to extend knowledge and promote communication in the fields of social development, social welfare and human services.
SAGE is a leading Social Work and Social Policy publisher. Our journal portfolio features high quality journals in the core fields alongside key journals from neighbouring fields, while the breadth and depth of the texts in our books list reflect the needs of students, lecturers and practitioners alike.
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