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Ekonomiskt bistånd - en moraliserande praktik? Socialsekreterares uppfattningar om handläggning av ekonomiskt bistånd utifrån ett moraliskt perspektiv

Johansson, Johanna LU (2017) SOPA63 20162
School of Social Work
Abstract
The aim of this qualitative study is to investigate how social workers, working with social welfare, understand the practice and the reasoning for decisions regarding social welfare. I conducted six semi-structured interviews with social workers working with social welfare. For my analysis, I have applied the theoretical perspective of accounts to my interviews.

My findings show me that morals are a big part of working with social welfare. I have also learned that there are two models of work procedures; one model focusing on work and economy and one model focusing on the interaction with clients. This can have an effect on the work with the clients, and it makes a difference for better or worse. My findings also show that there is a... (More)
The aim of this qualitative study is to investigate how social workers, working with social welfare, understand the practice and the reasoning for decisions regarding social welfare. I conducted six semi-structured interviews with social workers working with social welfare. For my analysis, I have applied the theoretical perspective of accounts to my interviews.

My findings show me that morals are a big part of working with social welfare. I have also learned that there are two models of work procedures; one model focusing on work and economy and one model focusing on the interaction with clients. This can have an effect on the work with the clients, and it makes a difference for better or worse. My findings also show that there is a difference of opinion regarding the necessity of having a social worker degree to work with social welfare. (Less)
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Johansson, Johanna LU
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organization
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SOPA63 20162
year
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M2 - Bachelor Degree
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Social welfare, clients, values, work procedures
language
Swedish
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8900861
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2017-01-24 16:36:22
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  abstract     = {The aim of this qualitative study is to investigate how social workers, working with social welfare, understand the practice and the reasoning for decisions regarding social welfare. I conducted six semi-structured interviews with social workers working with social welfare. For my analysis, I have applied the theoretical perspective of accounts to my interviews. 

My findings show me that morals are a big part of working with social welfare. I have also learned that there are two models of work procedures; one model focusing on work and economy and one model focusing on the interaction with clients. This can have an effect on the work with the clients, and it makes a difference for better or worse. My findings also show that there is a difference of opinion regarding the necessity of having a social worker degree to work with social welfare.},
  author       = {Johansson, Johanna},
  keyword      = {Social welfare,clients,values,work procedures},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Ekonomiskt bistånd - en moraliserande praktik? Socialsekreterares uppfattningar om handläggning av ekonomiskt bistånd utifrån ett moraliskt perspektiv},
  year         = {2017},
}