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Social work in a globalizing world /

by Dominelli, Lena.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Cambridge : Polity, c2010Description: ix, 211 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9780745640891 (pbk.); 9780745640884; 0745640885; 0745640893 (pbk.).Subject(s): Social service | Globalization -- Social aspects
Contents:
Introduction -- Creating the new profession of social work -- Mapping out the terrain of 'the social' -- Professionalization, practice methods and processes of intervention -- Social work, citizenship, human rights and social justice -- Human, social and environmental degradation -- Globalizing the local and localizing the global in practice -- Conclusions.
Summary: Written by a leading social work academic whose work is internationally renowned, this book confronts contemporary challenges facing social workers in relation to globalization and the rise of international global problems.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [174]-195) and indexes.

Introduction -- Creating the new profession of social work -- Mapping out the terrain of 'the social' -- Professionalization, practice methods and processes of intervention -- Social work, citizenship, human rights and social justice -- Human, social and environmental degradation -- Globalizing the local and localizing the global in practice -- Conclusions.

Written by a leading social work academic whose work is internationally renowned, this book confronts contemporary challenges facing social workers in relation to globalization and the rise of international global problems.


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