SOCIAL WORK MEETS THE SILVER SCREEN

  • Jack Rothman University of California
Keywords: filmmaking, marketing of social work, influance of media

Abstract

The author describes a study involving filmmaking and the film industry. Although departing from typkal social work subject matter, the project draws on social work values and usesrelated social cience methods and theoretical concepts. Film is a force that influences the basic attitudes and behaviour of millions of people around the world. The medium has thepotential to disseminate social work values and aims widely if appropriately addressed.

Author Biography

Jack Rothman, University of California
University of California, Los Angeles
Published
2005-04-25
How to Cite
Rothman, J. (2005). SOCIAL WORK MEETS THE SILVER SCREEN. Social Work/Maatskaplike Werk, 41(2), 202-205. https://doi.org/10.15270/41-2-1020
Section
Articles