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Title Social work and minorities : European perspectives / edited by Charlotte Williams, Haluk Soydan and Mark R.D. Johnson.

Publication Info. London ; New York : Routledge, 1998.


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Description 1 online resource (xxiv, 273 pages) : illustrations
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Series Ingram Digital E-books (T & F), 2008-2014.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Print version record.
Contents Part I: The Dimensions of Social Work and 'Minority' Discourse -- -- Exploring concepts / Haluk Soydan and Charlotte Williams -- Understanding migration / Haluk Soydan -- Multiculturalism, anti-racism and social work in Europe / Lena Dominelli -- Controls, rights and migration / Mark R.D. Johnson, Martin Baldwin-Edwards and Claude Moraes -- Ethnic monitoring : Bureaucratic construction of a 'minority' entity or identity / Mark R.D. Johnson -- -- Part II: Case Studies of Some Common Themes -- -- Social work with linguistic minorities / Mark Drakeford and Steve Morris -- Non-governmental organisations and the welfare of minority ethnic communities in Britain and Germany / Maureen Hirsch and Diana Powell -- Child welfare in wartime and under post-war conditions : The Bosnian case as a point of departure for reflections on social work with refugees / Sven Hessle and Marie Hessle -- Collective action in a refugee camp : A case study / Evan Segerström -- Gypsies and social work in Sweden / Karl-Olov Arnstberg -- The 3 Rs in social work : Religion, 'race' and racism in Europe / Naina Patel, Beth Humphries and Don Naik -- -- Part III: Issues for the Structuring of Social Work's Future Practice -- -- Towards an emancipatory pedagogy? Social work education for a multicultural multi-ethnic Europe / Charlotte Williams -- Research with ethnic minority groups in health and social welfare / Gurnam Singh and Mark R.D. Johnson -- Social work, social policies and minorities in Europe / Walter Lorenz.
Summary Social Work and Minorities examines the new challenges presented to Social Workers throughout Europe by the complex problems occasioned by increased migration and settlement and the growing awareness of the specific needs of refugees and asylum seekers. Contributors use illustrative examples from throughout Europe to examine key concepts such as: globalization, assimilation, visibility, multi-culturalism, racism, marginalization and social exclusion. Social Work and Minorities will be an essential resource for social work students, practitioners and educators working.
Local Note EBSCOhost SocINDEX with Full Text
Language English.
Subject Social work with minorities -- Europe.
Marginality, Social -- Europe.
Assimilation (Sociology)
Europe -- Social policy.
Europe -- Race relations.
Assimilation (Sociology) (OCoLC)fst00819095
Marginality, Social. (OCoLC)fst01009156
Race relations. (OCoLC)fst01086509
Social policy. (OCoLC)fst01122738
Social work with minorities. (OCoLC)fst01123533
Europe. (OCoLC)fst01245064
Added Author Williams, Charlotte, 1954- editor.
Soydan, Haluk, 1946- editor.
Johnson, Mark R. D. (Mark Robert Dunmore), 1948- editor.
Other Form: Print version: Social work and minorities. London ; New York : Routledge, 1998 (DLC) 98017041
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