Race, racism and social work : contemporary issues and debates / edited by Michael Lavalette and Laura Penketh.
- Bristol, UK : Policy Press, 2014.
1 online resource (328 p.)
- Social service and race relations.
Prejudices -- Social services.
Racism -- Social services.
Antisemitism -- Social services.
Blacks -- Social services.
- Electronic books.
- Without a doubt, structural and institutionalised racism is still present in Britain and Europe, a factor that social work education and training has been slow to acknowledge. In this timely new book, Lavalette and Penketh reveal that racism towards Britain's minority ethnic groups has undergone a process of change. They affirm the importance of social work to address issues of 'race' and racism in education and training by presenting a critical review of a this demanding aspect of social work practice. Original in its approach, and with diverse perspectives from key practitioners in the field
- Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (ebrary, viewed January 8, 2014).
- Lavalette, Michael.
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