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Author Harrison, Gai, 1962-

Title Rethinking social work in a global world / Gai Harrison and Rose Melville
Published Basingstoke ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 195 pages.)
Contents Rethinking social work in a global, postcolonial world -- The global economy, poverty and social work -- Immigration and people movement in a global world -- Rethinking women's lives and concerns at the global-local interface -- Mental health : an emerging global health issue -- Information and communication technologies and social work in a global world -- The environment, sustainable development and social work -- The value of a human rights perspective in social work -- Conclusion: ending on an uncertain note
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-188) and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Social service.
Globalization -- Social aspects.
Form Electronic book
Author Melville, Rose, 1953-
ISBN 9781137070777 electronic bk
1137070773 electronic bk