Great Expectations


Social work, its history, practices trends and developments.

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Year Produced: 1979
Running time: 45 minutes
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The background to the social services. A survey from the very beginnings – before the 16th Century poor law – through the new legislation made during the last war up to more recently, including the unrealistic expectations of the people.

Part of The Do-Gooders series, a series of films about social work, its history, practices trends and developments.

This film is of historical interest but the issues raised are still current.

The Do-Gooders (Great Expectations) from Concord Media on Vimeo.


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