Rethinking Social Work in a Global World by Gai Harrison,Rose Melville PDF

By Gai Harrison,Rose Melville

If we're to totally comprehend the effect of neighborhood issues on social paintings, we need to think about those in a world context. Rethinking Social paintings in a world World offers the most important to higher realizing. It significantly examines the connection among the worldwide and the neighborhood in gentle of a number of social matters and exhibits how such research might help in bettering social paintings practice.


Incorporating the perspectives of practitioners and analysing scholars perceptions of worldwide concerns, the authors:

■ draw on a variety of theoretical disciplines and traditions, together with postcolonialism, sociology, cultural stories and political science;
■ discover modern international concerns comparable to the surroundings, new info and communications know-how and the worldwide psychological overall healthiness movement;
■ study the consequences of adopting worldwide notions of citizenship for social paintings, in a postcolonial period; and
■ offer dialogue issues to floor the above principles in an area context, to higher tell daily practice.


This well timed textual content is vital studying for practitioners, scholars and lecturers throughout a variety of disciplines that comprise worldwide issues, together with social paintings, social coverage, social welfare and neighborhood care.

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