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Anti-Oppressive Social Work : a Guide for Developing Cultural Competence.

Author: Siobhan Laird
Publisher: London : Sage Publications, 2008.
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Anti-Oppressive Social Work: A Guide for Developing Cultural Competence aims to improve social work training and practice by arguing that a thorough understanding of people's values, social norms, and family arrangements are crucial to achieving culturally sensitive practice. The book moves beyond traditional conceptions of anti-oppressive and anti-racist practice by exploring the cultural heritages of some of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Siobhan Laird
ISBN: 9780857023025 0857023020 9781857023022 1857023021 1282559001 9781282559004
OCLC Number: 609855873
Description: 1 online resource (193 pages)
Contents: Cover; Contents; Acknowledgements; Preface; 1 --
Racism and Ethnic Minorities; 2 --
Anti-Racist and Anti-Oppressive Practice; 3 --
Cultural Competence in Social Work; 4 --
Communities with Roots in India; 5 --
Communities with Roots in Pakistan and Bangladesh; 6 --
Communities with Roots in the Caribbean; 7 --
Communities with Roots in China; 8 --
Economic Migrants and Refugees; Conclusion: Developing Cultural Awareness; Bibliography; Index.
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