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Author Gray, Mel, 1951-

Title Indigenous social work around the world : towards culturally relevant education and practice / by Mel Gray, John Coates and Michael Yellow Bird
Published Aldershot, Hants, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2008

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Description 1 online resource (xxvii, 339 pages)
Series Contemporary social work studies
Contemporary social work studies.
Contents Cover; Contents; List of Figures and Tables; Notes on Contributors; Preface; Acknowledgments; Structure of the Book; Introduction; Part 1 'Indigenization' as an Outmoded Concept; Part 2 Indigenous Social Work: A Just Cause; Part 3 Towards Culturally Relevant Social Work Practice; Part 4 Culturally Relevant Social Work Education; Postscript- Terms of Endearment: A Brief Dictionary for Decolonizing Social Work with Indigenous Peoples; References; Index
Summary 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
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject Social work with Indigenous peoples -- Study and teaching
Social work with Indigenous peoples
Social welfare -- Social work and counselling
Race relations -- Power relations
Colonisation
Education -- Indigenous studies -- Tertiary
Indigenous peoples -- Asia
Indigenous peoples -- Africa
Indigenous peoples -- Pacific
Indigenous peoples -- Pacific -- Maori
Indigenous peoples -- North America
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Social Services & Welfare.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Social Security.
Social work with indigenous peoples
Socialt arbete.
Socionomutbildning.
Ursprungsbefolkningar.
Australia
Yam -- Turtle-backed Island (Qld TSI SC54-08)
Form Electronic book
Author Coates, John, 1948-
Yellow Bird, Michael
LC no. 2008015380
ISBN 9780754689584
0754689581
1317117255
9781317117254
1315588366
9781315588360
1281766038
9781281766038
9786611766030
6611766030