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The Resource Social work in extremis : Lessons for social work internationally

Social work in extremis : Lessons for social work internationally

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Social work in extremis : Lessons for social work internationally
Title
Social work in extremis
Title remainder
Lessons for social work internationally
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Language
eng
Summary
This important book looks at social work responses in different countries to extreme social, economic and political situations including war situations, military regimes, earthquakes and tsunamis
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EBLCP
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Social work in extremis : Lessons for social work internationally
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Social work in extremis : Lessons for social work internationally
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt9qgkhn
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-185) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • List of contributors; Acknowledgements; Introduction Social work in extremis -- disaster capitalism, 'social shocks' and 'popular social work'; 1 'Popular social work' in the Palestinian West Bank: dispatches from the front line; 2 Samidoun: grassroots welfare and popular resistance in Beirut during the 33-Day War of 2006; 3 Grassroots community organising in a post-disaster context: lessons for social work education from Ilias, Greece; 4 Grassroots community social work with the 'unwanted': the case of Kinisi and the rights of refugees and migrants in Patras, Greece
  • 5 In search of emancipatory social work practice in contemporary Colombia: working with the despalzados in Bogota6 Addressing social conflicts in Sri Lanka: social development interventions by a people's organisation; 7 International organisations, social work and war: a 'frog's perspective' reflection on the bird's eye view; 8 Welfare under warfare: the Greek struggle for emancipatory social welfare (1940-44); 9 Social welfare services to protect elderly victims of war in Cyprus; 10 Worker's eye view of neoliberalism and Hurricane Katrina
  • 11 Social work, social development and practice legitimacy in Central AsiaConclusion Social work in extremis -- some general conclusions; References; Index
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1 online resource (199 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847427199
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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