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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Cree, Viviene E.
Becoming a Social Worker: Global Narratives.
Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, ©2013
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Viviene E Cree
|Description:||1 online resource (239 pages).|
|Contents:||Cover; Becoming a Social Worker; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Notes on contributors; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 'If you ask me what I came into this life to do, I will tell you: I came to liveout loud'; 2 Reflections on mental health social work; 3 A journey from Belfast to London; 4 Social work in Aotearoa New Zealand: an experience of cultural change; 5 A very political social worker; 6 Social work: a profession that happened my way; 7 Diverse strokes in social work: coping with a multi-textured canvas; 8 They call me 'mum' 9 An indigenous social work experience in Aotearoa New Zealand10 Working with HIV; 11 The accidental social worker; 12 From London to California: a journey in social work education; 13 Becoming a careful gardener; 14 A journey towards emerging coherence; 15 From the classroom to the community; 16 From Harare to Edinburgh: the professional adventures of a Shona woman; 17 Trends and challenges of social work practice in Nigeria; 18 Can we do it better?; 19 Social work with adults: risks and relationships; 20 Steel tempered by fire; 21 My life's journey: a journey into social work. 22 Becoming a reflective social work practitioner: a story of a Hong Kong-bornChinese woman23 Social work across four continents; 24 Social work: a global profession; Index.|
|Series Title:||Student social work.|
Viviene Cree is Professor of Social Work Studies in the School of Socialand Political Science at the University of Edinburgh, UK. She previously worked as a social worker and practice teacher in