Key Concepts in Anti-discriminatory Social Work

Key Concepts in Anti-discriminatory Social Work

Category: Self Help
Published: 2009
Author: Toyin Okitikpi, Cathy Aymer
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This Key Concepts clearly and concisely explains the basic ideas in the field of anti-discriminatory social work. It:

  • explores the range of discriminations that people experience and discusses a number of theories that inform anti-discriminatory practice;
  • considers the legal frameworks within which anti-discriminatory practice operates;
  • analyzes the skills and knowledge required to practice effectively;
  • highlights the dynamic nature of anti-discriminatory practice and points the way towards a new practice dimension.
  • provides an essential reference guide for all social work students and practitioners, as well as those taking courses in teacher training, youth and community, nursing, mid-wifery and mental health studies for whom anti-discriminatory practice is an important element in their study.



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