Managing risk and uncertainty in social work: a literature review

K. Stalker

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    This review, which draws mainly but not exclusively on UK material, explores the social work literature on managing risk and uncertainty, with emphasis on community care. Risk has become a major, if not over-arching, preoccupation in social work, reflected in a huge upsurge of written material.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)211-233
    Number of pages22
    JournalJournal of Social Work
    Issue number2
    Publication statusPublished - 2003


    • community care
    • risk
    • service users
    • social work

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