Ethical codes of practice in the US and UK : one profession two standards
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AbstractSocial work codes of professional ethics in the United States and the United Kingdom are juxtaposed to reveal differences in form, content, structure and historical development. The approach taken in the two countries to professional regulation, through codes of ethics, is strikingly different; tentative explanations are offered.
Reamer, FG and Shardlow, SM 2009, 'Ethical codes of practice in the US and UK : one profession two standards' , Journal of Social Work Values and Ethics, 6 (2) .