Anti Oppressive Social Work Theory and Practice by Lena Dominelli,Jo Campling

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By Lena Dominelli,Jo Campling

This ebook, through one of many top theorists of social paintings, tackles an issue of an important value to scholars and practitioners alike: how social employees can allow their consumers to problem and go beyond the manifold oppressions that disempower them (whether via poverty, incapacity, psychological sickness, etc.). It strikes from a dialogue of social work's function and pursuits to an exposition of idea and, from there, to the perform arenas of operating with contributors, in teams, inside companies, and inside a much wider social and political context.

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