Wilfrid Laurier University Graduate Calendar - 2010/2011
Canadian Excellence

SK790
Social Work Thought and Theory Development
0.5 Credit

This course will explore the development of social work theory and practice within the context of social and political changes since the Enlightenment. Micro level manifestations of ideological and material shifts including modernism, postmodernism, globalization and neo-liberalism will be explored by examining processes like medicalization, technology and moral regulation.