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Social work and migration

Kathleen Valtonen

Social work and migration

immigrant and refugee settlement and integration

by Kathleen Valtonen

  • 18 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Ashgate in Burlington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Emigration and immigration,
  • Immigrants -- Services for,
  • Refugees -- Services for,
  • Acculturation,
  • Social integration

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Kathleen Valtonen.
    SeriesContemporary social work studies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJV6035 .V35 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17007600M
    ISBN 109780754671947
    LC Control Number2008030124

    Midgely, J. () 'Social Development and Multicultural Social Work', Journal of Multicultural Social Work 1: Google Scholar | Crossref Mines, R. () 'Developing a Community Tradition of Migration: A Field Study in Rural Zacatecas, Mexico, and California Settlement Areas'.Cited by: Social Work/Maatskaplike Werk (1) A systems perspective. Theoretically different models can be cited to explain the migration phenomenon. In this article I will only focus on those that facilitate a social work practice that is relevant to understanding the migration phenomenon. Castles and Miller () propose a.

    Social work is a field of study in social sciences. It is mainly concerned with the study of social problems and social interventions. Social work sets to study individuals, groups, community and. Social Work: From Precept to Apply gives an entire exploration of data in apply, utilizing proof as a basis for apply, and the strategies throughout which idea helps practitioners to know, make sense of, and reply to difficult human needs. How to Download Social Work Pdf? Please use the link provided below to generate a unique link valid for 24hrs.

    With such overwhelming numbers, the issue of forced migration has become a global concern that must be addressed. Social workers are among the front line workers who provide primary assistance, education and case management, and work behind the scenes to Cited by: 2.   The dramatic increase in migration in Italy represents a challenge for social workers involved in the integration services. The current study explores the Italian social work practice with immigrants within different working contexts through qualitative data consisting in interviews with social Cited by: 1.


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The book fills a gap in the social work literature by providing scholars, practitioners and students with a critical knowledge base that will strengthen their ability to engage with issues of immigration and integration and to open up options for effective practice with growing numbers of Cited by: The book fills a gap in the social work literature by providing Social work and migration book, practitioners and students with a critical knowledge base that will strengthen their ability to engage with issues of immigration and integration and to open up options for effective practice with growing numbers of.

Since macro-level developments in migration carry direct implications for social work as a discipline and a profession with a central stake and role in immigrant wellbeing, this book provides salient information to help with visioning in the profession, defining appropriate and concerted responses, and building robust standing in the field as well as promoting the linking of disciplinary and multidisciplinary research with Cited by: 2.

The book fills a gap in the social work literature by providing scholars, practitioners and students with a critical knowledge base that will strengthen their ability to engage with issues of immigration and integration and to open up options for effective practice with growing numbers of immigrant and refugee by: The building of frames for understanding, interpretation and explanation is a dynamic process in the field of migration and settlement.

There is considerable ongoing discourse informing the development of models and concepts so that the theoretical arena is far from : Kathleen Valtonen. Central to this area of work is the promotion of values that respect differences and uphold the principles of human rights and social justice.

This book highlights the need to consider migration as a driver for social change, offering the opportunity for new forms of social solidarity that can adapt and support people inter-generationally and sustainably in later life. The book fills a gap in the social work literature by providing scholars, practitioners and students with a critical knowledge base that will strengthen their ability to engage with issues of.

Social work increasingly finds itself at the frontline of issues pertaining to immigrant and refugee settlement and integration. In this timely book, Kathleen Valtonen provides the first book-length study on the challenges these issues create for the book draws on a wide range of current research in migration which is not widely available to social workers or included in social Author: Kathleen Valtonen.

10 Books Every Social Worker Should Read. Ma by Gabriela Acosta Social workers are faced with helping clients and patients work through various issues — from substance abuse and depression to a lengthy adoption process and eating disorders.

With so many resources online, it can be tough to find the best ones. Although migration is an international phenomenon, the focus of this book is immigration in the United States, specifically laws, policies, and practice issues relevant to professional work with immigrants in the United States.

Social workers, regardless of their setting, increasingly work with. The book focuses on the development of social work as a profession in different refugee related countries of origin, transit and destination as well as country specific responses to ever increasing migration flows. The book aims to facilitate an international debate on the issue of international social work by analyzing the current state, presenting a comparative country study on social work in contexts.

Summary: Social work is increasingly finding itself at the frontline of issues pertaining to immigrant and refugee settlement and integration. In this timely book, the contributors provide the first book-length study on the challenges these issues create for social work.

The phenomenon of migration, refugees and citizens fleeing their country of origin to settle in another country is an internationally recognised phenomenon and one that is relevant to social work practice. The social work profession strives to improve the quality of life of all as well as promoting social justice, inclusive of immigrants and.

International social work is generally understood to encompass global social problems and policy issues, comparative social policy, international professional organizations, social work practice focused on development of human rights, or migration, especially that in international agencies.

Introduction Exploring recent contemporary debates on gender and migration, this book scrutinizes the relationship between women's work in ethnic economies and social integration, arguing that women in Britain zigzag their way to social integration.

Best Practices for Social Work with Refugees and Immigrants is the first book to offer a comprehensive guide to social work with foreign-born clients that evaluates many different strategies in. Praise for the first edition: “This book is an optimal tool for instructors and students of graduate classes in social work and related disciplines.” -Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health “This book is a major contribution to social workers and their clients as it addresses advocacy on behalf of immigrants and refugees during a social,economic, and political period that restricts.

Social workers have the power to act in ways that combat unjust policies and help shape public values toward the promotion of justice for immigrants and refugees.

Social movement strategies can guide our work in building coalitions across identities and mobilizing resources through organizations. Immigration & Social Work Collection. One of the most pressing social justice issues of our time is that of the challenges and needs of immigrants and refugees.

As social workers, we must act to protect and promote the safety, well-being, and rights of this often-vulnerable group. Our actions are needed in the clinics, in the communities, and.

International Social Work: Issues, Strategies, and Programs, Second Edition draws together the practice wisdom emerging within the broad scope of international social work practice and its role in contributing to the international community's efforts in combating the major global social problems of poverty, conflict and postconflict reconstruction, the development of countries and.

The book examines commonalities and differences in the operation of various structures of power (gender, class, race/ethnicity, generation) and their interactions within the institutional domains of intra-national and especially inter-national migration that produce context-specific forms of social injustice.An entire and historic introduction to social work.

This book is part of the Connecting Core Competencies Assortment. This assortment helps school college students understand and grasp CSWE’s core competencies with various pedagogy highlighted competency content material materials and vital contemplating questions for the competencies all by.RESOURCES National Association of Social Workers.

(). Immigrants and Refugees. In Social work speaks (8th ed.). pp. Washington, DC: Author. National Association of Social Workers. ().Indicators for the achievement of the NASW standards for cultural competence in social work practice File Size: KB.