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International Social Work Policy and Practice: Practical by Carolyn J. Tice,Dennis D. Long

By Carolyn J. Tice,Dennis D. Long

Authoritative assurance of social paintings coverage and perform from a world perspective

In order for social and financial justice to flourish globally, a better knowing of perform and coverage efforts from world wide is key for latest expert within the human services.

International Social paintings coverage and perform: functional Insights and Perspectives offers practitioners and scholars with modern examples and thought-provoking actions to advertise in-depth perception and research of world social welfare concerns resembling poverty and the environment.

Thorough and sensible, this publication examines social paintings coverage and perform in the context of worldwide interdependence and culturally acceptable modes of daily perform. Its country-by-country insurance contains Peru, Mongolia, Portugal, Malawi, Costa Rica, and South Africa, following a constant constitution that, as well as delivering real-life examples, delves into the theoretical underpinnings, moral dilemmas, coverage issues, and techniques for selling social and financial justice.

Each instance of foreign practice-contributed through the world over famous execs who've lived and labored within the country they're writing about-allows readers to immerse themselves in that country's cultural, social, ancient, political, and monetary context. Reflective workouts and Web-based, interactive actions supply readers the opportunity to attach and follow what they have learned.

Serving as an impetus for studying extra in regards to the distinct struggles and strengths of these in international locations all over the world, International Social paintings coverage and Practice deals exciting firsthand observations and views at the relevance of social work's management function in grappling with the human parts and demanding situations linked to globalization.

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