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Indigenous Social Work around the World: Towards Culturally Relevant Education and Practice - Contemporary Social Work Studies (Paperback)
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Indigenous Social Work around the World: Towards Culturally Relevant Education and Practice - Contemporary Social Work Studies (Paperback)

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Paperback 368 Pages / Published: 28/05/2010
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How can mainstream Western social work learn from and in turn help advance indigenous practice? This volume brings together prominent international scholars involved in both Western and indigenous social work across the globe - including James Midgley, Linda Briskman, Alean Al-Krenawi and John R. Graham - to discuss some of the most significant global trends and issues relating to indigenous and cross-cultural social work. The contributors identify ways in which indigenization is shaping professional social work practice and education, and examine how social work can better address diversity in international exchanges and cross-cultural issues within and between countries. Key theoretical, methodological and service issues and challenges in the indigenization of social work are reviewed, including the way in which adaptation can lead to more effective practices within indigenous communities and emerging economies, and how adaptation can provide greater insight into cross-cultural understanding and practice.

Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
ISBN: 9781409407942
Number of pages: 368
Weight: 690 g
Dimensions: 235 x 159 x 23 mm

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