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Confronting injustice and oppression : concepts and strategies for social workers

Author: David G Gil
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, ©1998.
Series: Social work knowledge.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents perspectives and strategies to transform oppressive institutions into alternatives conducive to human development, empowerment and liberation. Central to the book is a focus on the  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David G Gil
ISBN: 0231106726 9780231106726 0231106734 9780231106733
OCLC Number: 37465448
Description: 165 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: The relevance of injustice and oppression for social work and social policy --
Theoretical and historical perspectives. Injustice and oppression: meaning, links, and alternatives --
Injustice and oppression: origins, evolution, dynamics, and consequences --
Social-change strategies to overcome injustice and oppression --
Dilemmas and vicissitudes of social work --
Implications for policy, practice, and organizing. Transition policies beyond poverty, unemployment, and discrimination --
Social-change oriented "radical" practice --
Appendix A. Franklin D. Roosevelt's Economic Bill of Rights --
Appendix B. The United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights --
Appendix C. Framework for analysis and development of social policies.
Series Title: Social work knowledge.
Responsibility: by David G. Gil.

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An excellent theoretical framework for implementing policies and strategies to overcome the degrading conditions of injustice and oppression. -- Brian Henrie, Arizona State University Readings: A Read more...

 
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