or case work
the work of investigation, advice, supervision, etc., by social workers or the like, in cases handled by them.
Sociology. a close study of psychological and sociological factors in the history of an individual or family in unfavorable circumstances, with a view to improving personal and family conditions.
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When exhibitions travel, casework and graphics get shipped from venue to venue in heavy crates.The Curator's Tale
July 7, 2010
social work based on close study of the personal histories and circumstances of individuals and families
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