3rd Edition, Steven Hick
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Social Work in Canada: An Introduction, 3rd Edition, is a comprehensive introduction to the major concepts and contemporary issues in Canadian social work. Intended primarily for university- and college-level social work courses, this book will also be useful for allied health professionals seeking a basic understanding of the field.
Steven Hick is a professor of social work at Carleton University in Ottawa, and is also the author of the companion text Social Work in Canada: An Introduction. has practiced at home and abroad as a human rights worker, social service worker, and social policy analyst. He is also a co-founder of War Child Canada.
His recent research focuses on electronic advocacy and activism and the efficacy of technology access programs for low-income citizens. His teaching of introductory social work on Instructional Television (ITV) and on the Internet has won him teaching awards and numerous accolades.