Anti-Oppressive Social Work : A guide for developing cultural competence. First Paperback Printing

By: LAIRD, Siobhan E.

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LAIRD, Siobhan E. Anti-Oppressive Social Work : A guide for developing cultural competence. Los Angeles / London / New Dehli / Singapore : SAGE Publications, (2008). First Paperback Printing. Pp (5),[vi]-ix,(1),[1]-182. Index. 8vo, purple and blue card covers, lettered in white. "This book assists students to develop cultural competence when working with individuals from minority ethnic communities. Bringing together the latest research, it movesbeyond traditional conceptions of anti-oppressive and anti-racial practice by exploring the cultural aspects of people's lives. It explores many of t he common stereotypes held about people from minority ethnic communities, the meaning of culture and the nature of cultural influences on people's daily lives." (from the back cover). Contents : 1. Racism and ethnic minorities. 2. Anti-racist and anti-oppressive practice. 3. Cultural competence in social work. 4. Communities with roots in India. 5. Communities with roots in Pakistan and Bangladesh. 6. Communities with roots in the Caribbean. 7. Communities with roots in China. 8. Economic migrants and refugees. Conclusion: Developing cultural awareness. Very good. 24.00

Title: Anti-Oppressive Social Work : A guide for developing cultural competence. First Paperback Printing

Author Name: LAIRD, Siobhan E.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: SAGE Publications, Los Angeles / London / New Dehli / Singapore, 2008, ISBN:9781412912365:

Seller ID: 106346

Keywords: SOCIAL WORK ETHNIC MINORITIES BRITISH RACISM INDIA PAKISTAN BANGLADESH CARIBBEAN CHINA,