Critical thinking in social work abstract the primary purpose of this paper is to identify how critical thinking skills contribute to confident, quality decisions. Critical reflection,thinking and writing: social work joseph allison, andy whiteford and sallie. Social thinking is what we do when we share space with others and when sending an email, sitting in a classroom, lining up at the grocery store, reading a work of. Published in 2004 in journal of teaching in social work, 24, 19-38 critical thinking as integral to social work practice.
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