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Title Critical practice in health and social care / edited by Ann Brechin, Hilary Brown and Maureen A. Eby (Open University)
Published London ; Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications in association with the Open University, [2000]


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Description xv, 332 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Machine generated contents note: Part 1 Professional Development: Contexts and Processes -- Chapter 1 Exploring continuity and change Linda Jones -- and Stan Tucker -- Chapter 2 Introducing critical practice Ann Brechin -- Chapter 3 Understanding professional development -- Maureen Eby -- Part 2 Challenging Practice -- Chapter 4 The challenge of professionalism Linda Finlay -- Chapter 5 Challenges from service-users Hilary Brown -- Chapter 6 The challenge of values and ethics in practice -- Maureen Eby -- Chapter 7 The challenge of caring relationships Ann Brechin -- Chapter 8 The challenge of working in teams Linda Finlay -- Chapter 9 The challenges of being accountable Maureen Eby -- Part 3 Working with Changing Structures -- Chapter 10 Understanding the policy process Celia Davies -- Chapter 11 Counting the costs Colin Guest and Philip Scarff -- Chapter 12 Inter-agency collaboration -- a sceptical view -- Bob Hudson -- Chapter 13 Improving the quality of services Celia Davies -- Chapter 14 Frameworks for regulation and accountability: -- threat or opportunity? Celia Davies
Summary Critical Practice in Health and Social Care examines the meaning of professions and professionalism for the future of health and social care
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Social medicine -- Great Britain.
Medicine -- Practice -- Great Britain.
Medical personnel -- Training of -- Great Britain.
Medical care -- Great Britain.
Social service -- Great Britain.
Health Occupations.
Professional Practice.
Author Glaister, Ann.
Brown, Hilary, 1949-
Eby, Maureen A.
Open University.
LC no. 2001266913
ISBN 9780761964926 (hbk.)
0761964924 (hbk.)
9780761964933 (paperback)
0761964932 (paperback)