This article addresses efforts to build social work research in a manner consistent with good science and research. A critical perspective is applied to examine what does not work in building knowledge and how social work research can address factors that limit knowledge building. A critical perspective is imperative to social work knowledge building but this perspective has not been adequately understood and applied to the research enterprise.
- Critical perspective Research infrastructure and capacity building
- Knowledge building
- Social work research
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Social Sciences (miscellaneous)
- Sociology and Political Science