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Books

These are some of my favourite books from MSW classes and projects.

Charmaz, K. (2006). Constructing Grounded Theory: A Practical Guide. London, UK: SAGE Publications Ltd.

Jenkins, A. (1990). Invitations to responsibility. Adelaide, South Australia: Dulwich Centre Publications.

Killerman, S. (2013). The Social Justice Advocate’s Handbook: A Guide to Gender. Austin, TX: Impetus Books.

Kivel, P. (1992) Men's Work: How to Stop the Violence That Tears Our Lives Apart. Center City, MN: Hazelden.

Lesser, J.G., & Pope, D.S. (2011). Human Behavior and the Social Work Environment, Theory and Practice (2nd ed.). Boston, MA: Allyn & Bacon.

Midgley, J. (2014). Social Development: Theory & Practice. London, UK: Sage Publications Ltd.

Mullaly, B. (2010). Challenging Oppression and Confronting Privilege (2nd ed.). Don Mills, ON:Oxford University Press.

Restakis, J. (2010). Humanizing the Economy: Cooperatives in the Age of Capital. Canada: New Society Publishers.

Wilkinson, R., & Pickett, K. (2010). The Spirit Level, Why Equality is Better for Everyone. London, UK: Penguin Books Ltd.

"What conventional social workers treat as private problems belonging to isolated individuals, anti-oppressive social workers would treat as public problems belonging to a society characterized by oppression along such lines as classism, sexism, ageism, heterosexism, and racism" (Mullaly, 2010, p. 238).