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International social work : professional action in an interdependent world

Author: Lynne M Healy
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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International Social Work: Professional Action in an Interdependent World is a comprehensive introduction that places social work history, practice, policy, and education within an international  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lynne M Healy
ISBN: 9780195301670 0195301676
OCLC Number: 241305091
Description: xviii, 410 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. International Social Work: Why Is It Important and What Is It?; SECTION I: THE CONTEXT OF INTERNATIONAL SOCIAL WORK: CONCEPTS, ISSUES AND ORGANIZATIONS; 2. Globalization and Social Work; 3. Development and Human Rights; 4. Global Social Problems; 5. International Social Welfare Organizations and their Functions; SECTION II: THE PROFESSION IN INTERNATIONAL CONTEXT AND ACTION; 6. The Hisotry of the Development of Social Work Around the World; 7. International Professional Action: A Selective History; 8. Social Work Around the World Today; SECTION III: INTERNATIONAL SOCIAL WORK VALUES, PRACTICE AND POLICY; 9. Values and Ethics for International Professional Action; 10. International Relief and Development Practice; 11. International/Domestic Practice Interface; 12. Understanding and Influencing Global Policy; 13. Utilizing International Exchange; CONCLUSION: SOCIAL WORK IN GLOBAL CIVIL SOCIETY; APPENDIX A: IFSW/ASSW ETHICS IN SOCIAL WORK: STATEMENT OF PRINCIPLES; APPENDIX B: UNITED NATIONALS MILLENNEUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS; APPENDIX C: 10 COMMITMENTS; APPENDIX D: MILESTONES IN THE INTERNATIONAL HISTORY OF SOCIAL WORK.
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