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SOWK 4355: Policy Practice: Home

Policy Practice


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Let's Be Social!

Getting Started | Background Information

Reference Material in the form of subject dictionaries, encyclopedias, and handbooks typically provide background essays, definitions, broad overviews of various topics, or other pertinent facts.  One collection of eReference titles is Sage eReference

Other titles social work students may find helpful include:

Encyclopedia of Social Work
Oxford Bibliographies: Social Work



Justice System/Corrections

Education Reform


Mental Health




Child Welfare

Voting Rights

Open Carry

Marriage Equality

Affirmative Action

Women's Health Issues


Affordable Care Act

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