The Resource The SAGE handbook of international social work, edited by Karen Lyons [and others]

The SAGE handbook of international social work, edited by Karen Lyons [and others]

Label
The SAGE handbook of international social work
Title
The SAGE handbook of international social work
Statement of responsibility
edited by Karen Lyons [and others]
Title variation
International social work
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Contributions tackle both the global and local aspect of social work in its various forms and interrogate the key concerns that societies are facing through an international lens. The contributors show that, with an appreciation of commonalities and differences, local practices and appropriate forms of international activity can be better developed
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
361.3
Index
index present
LC call number
JC571
LC item number
.S24 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The SAGE handbook of international social work, edited by Karen Lyons [and others]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Setting the Scene -- Globalisation and Indigenisation -- Reconciling the Irreconcilible in Social Work? -- Environment and Sustainability -- Human Rights -- Poverty, Development and Social Justice -- Migration, Minorities and Citizenship -- Political and Organisational Contexts of Social Work Internationally -- Social Work Theories, Research/Methods and Practices: Critical Perspectives and New Challenges -- Social Work Values, Ethics and Professional Regulation -- Social Work Education: The International Dimension -- Social Work Research -- Social Work, Economic Conditions and Livelihood -- Social Work and Health -- Social Work and Education -- Social Work, Social Justice and Protection: A Reflective Review -- Social Work and Changing Environments -- Social Work, Religion, Culture and Spirituality -- Disaster Management and Humanitarian Action -- Social Work, Political Conflict and Displacement -- The Life-Course Perspective and Changing Context of Families -- Childhood and Youth in International Context: Life Course Perspectives -- Adulthood -- Some Comparative and International Perspectives -- Older Persons and Social Work: A Global Perspective -- Social Work in Africa -- Social Work in Southern and Eastern Asia -- Social Work in Australasia -- Social Work in Europe -- The Middle East: Expanding Social Work to Address 21st Century Concerns -- Social Work in Latin America -- Social Work in North America and the Caribbean
Control code
ocn797835431
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiv, 540 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781446247594
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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419420
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b26903003
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)797835431
  • pebco1446247597

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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