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Globalization and international social work [electronic resource] : postmodern change and challenge / Malcolm Payne and Gurid Aga Askeland.

Author/Creator:
Payne, Malcolm, 1947-
Publication:
Aldershot, England ; Burlington, Vt. : Ashgate, ©2008.
Series:
Contemporary social work studies.
Contemporary social work studies
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (188 pages) : illustrations.
Subjects:
Social service -- International cooperation.
Globalization -- Social aspects.
Contents:
International social work practice and education in a globalized postmodern world
Globalization, postcolonialism and postmodernism : conflicts and connections
Critical reflection to promote contextual social work practice and education
Racism, social exclusion and cultural translation
Knowledge production : what is valid knowledge?
Social work's identity in postmodern agencies and universities
Piloting through the challenges of globalization
Exchanges and cross-national activities : broadening the mind
Technology-based social work education and practice
Conclusion.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-179) and indexes.
Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. Available via World Wide Web.
Description based on print version record.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Rosengarten Family Fund.
Contributor:
Askeland, Gurid Aga, 1947-
ebrary, Inc.
Rosengarten Family Fund.
ISBN:
9780754689492 (electronic bk.)
0754689492 (electronic bk.)
9780754649465
0754649466
Publisher Number:
99967570383
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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