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The Resource Social work with indigenous communities, Linda Briskman

Social work with indigenous communities, Linda Briskman

Label
Social work with indigenous communities
Title
Social work with indigenous communities
Statement of responsibility
Linda Briskman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Good practice is marked by recognition of the strengths of communities and an understanding of how to acknowledge and facilitate these. This book shows social workers how they can develop their knowledge and skills in this area and how they can excel in their work with indigenous communities."--BOOK JACKET
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Briskman, Linda
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Human services
  • Social service
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Aboriginal Australians
Label
Social work with indigenous communities, Linda Briskman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bilbiographical references (p. 244-262) and index
Contents
Prologue - sorry -- Pt. 1. Background and context. 1. Confronting complicity and moving on ; 2. Framing the social work response ; 3. Past, plight and resilience ; 4. Beyond Australia : international perspectives ; 5. Spirituality, ideology, values and ethics -- Pt. 2. Practising social work. 6. Redeeming social work ; 7. The organisational domain ; 8. Policies and programs ; 9. Advocacy, activism and social action ; 10. Research ; 11. Community development -- Pt. 3. Locating social work. 12. Child welfare ; 13. Youth ; 14. Family violence ; 15. Health ; 16. Criminal justice -- Pt. 4. Talking points. 17. Contested ground and debates ; 18. Unfinished social work business -- App. International Policy on Indigenous peoples (IFSW 2000)
Control code
11495998
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
ix, 277 p.
Isbn
9781862876439
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn162144023
  • (OCoLC)162144023
  • 11495998
  • (Nz)11495998
Label
Social work with indigenous communities, Linda Briskman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bilbiographical references (p. 244-262) and index
Contents
Prologue - sorry -- Pt. 1. Background and context. 1. Confronting complicity and moving on ; 2. Framing the social work response ; 3. Past, plight and resilience ; 4. Beyond Australia : international perspectives ; 5. Spirituality, ideology, values and ethics -- Pt. 2. Practising social work. 6. Redeeming social work ; 7. The organisational domain ; 8. Policies and programs ; 9. Advocacy, activism and social action ; 10. Research ; 11. Community development -- Pt. 3. Locating social work. 12. Child welfare ; 13. Youth ; 14. Family violence ; 15. Health ; 16. Criminal justice -- Pt. 4. Talking points. 17. Contested ground and debates ; 18. Unfinished social work business -- App. International Policy on Indigenous peoples (IFSW 2000)
Control code
11495998
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
ix, 277 p.
Isbn
9781862876439
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn162144023
  • (OCoLC)162144023
  • 11495998
  • (Nz)11495998

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