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The Resource Global social work in a political context : radical perspectives, Iain Ferguson, Vasilios Ioakimidis and Michael Lavalette

Global social work in a political context : radical perspectives, Iain Ferguson, Vasilios Ioakimidis and Michael Lavalette

Label
Global social work in a political context : radical perspectives
Title
Global social work in a political context
Title remainder
radical perspectives
Statement of responsibility
Iain Ferguson, Vasilios Ioakimidis and Michael Lavalette
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
How is social work shaped by global issues and international problems and how should it address them? Taking a radical perspective, this work reveals what we can learn from different approaches from across the globe
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ferguson, Iain
Dewey number
361.3/2
Index
index present
LC call number
  • HV40
  • HV40
LC item number
  • .F468 2018
  • .F4198 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ioakimidis, Vasilios
  • Lavalette, Michael
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social service
  • Society
  • Social service
  • Society
  • Maatschappelijk werk
  • Sociale politiek
  • Sociale problemen
Label
Global social work in a political context : radical perspectives, Iain Ferguson, Vasilios Ioakimidis and Michael Lavalette
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-204) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: pt. One The political context of contemporary social work -- One.The political economy of social work -- Two.Neoliberalism, social work and the state: retreat or restructuring? -- Three.The privatisation of social work and social care -- pt. Two Social work politics: past and present -- Four.Social work's horrible histories: collusion and resistance -- Five.Social work as a praxis for liberation: the case of Latin American reconceptualisation -- Six.Refugees, migrants and social work -- Seven.Social work, climate change and the Anthropocene -- pt. Three Debating the politics of social work today -- Eight.A new politics of social work? -- Nine.The case for a social justice-based global social work definition
Control code
991243172
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
vi, 210 pages
Isbn
9781447322665
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)991243172
Label
Global social work in a political context : radical perspectives, Iain Ferguson, Vasilios Ioakimidis and Michael Lavalette
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 181-204) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: pt. One The political context of contemporary social work -- One.The political economy of social work -- Two.Neoliberalism, social work and the state: retreat or restructuring? -- Three.The privatisation of social work and social care -- pt. Two Social work politics: past and present -- Four.Social work's horrible histories: collusion and resistance -- Five.Social work as a praxis for liberation: the case of Latin American reconceptualisation -- Six.Refugees, migrants and social work -- Seven.Social work, climate change and the Anthropocene -- pt. Three Debating the politics of social work today -- Eight.A new politics of social work? -- Nine.The case for a social justice-based global social work definition
Control code
991243172
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
vi, 210 pages
Isbn
9781447322665
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)991243172

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