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Soziale Arbeit und die Soziale Frage

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ISBN: 9783037771839 9783037777244 Year: Pages: 265 Language: English
Publisher: Seismo
Subject: Social and Public Welfare
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"For a long time, the use of the term «Social Question» was referred to as being a phenomenon of the 19th century, related to the social changes taking place during that period. Today, however, the so-called Social Question is increasingly linked to current societal challenges, such as global migration, radical demographic change, or increased social divisions in both public and professional debates.
In the light of the above, the present volume approaches the complexity of social issues and social work, whereby contributions with a historical, theoretical, phenomenological or political focus stand side by side, in both complementary or contradictory ways. The main purpose is to create references to actuality and to identify potentials for development which should help to deal with the historical meaning of the Social Question as well as to recontextualize the latter in our time."

Issues Around Aligning Theory, Research and Practice in Social Work Education

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Book Series: Knowledge Pathing: Multi-, Inter- and Trans-Disciplining in Social Sciences Series ISBN: 9781928396604 Year: Pages: 418 DOI: 10.4102/aosis.2018.BK76 Language: English
Publisher: AOSIS
Subject: Social Sciences
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Issues Around Aligning Theory, Research and Practice in Social Work Education provides a reflection on social work education with a slant towards an Afrocentric approach, aiming to facilitate strong reflective thinking and to address local realities about social work education on the African continent as well as in broader global contexts. This volume focuses on issues around aligning theory, research and practice in social work education. 

A significant contribution is made here to the scholarly understanding of opportunities to sustain the academic discourse on social work education. Social work as a profession and a social science discipline is dynamic, and it ought to meet the challenges of the realities of the societies in which it serves, given the history of the changing society of South Africa from apartheid to democracy. Over the years, social work education and training has undergone tremendous curricular changes with the enactment of the White Paper for Social Welfare and the national review, respectively, by the South African Council for Social Services Professions (SACSSP) and the Council on Higher Education (CHE) for the re-accreditation of all Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) programmes in South Africa fulfilling the prescripts of the Higher Education Act (No. 101 of 1997, as amended) and Social Service Professions Act (No. 110 of 1978). It is worth mentioning that the curricular changes will also continue with the current reviewing of Social Service Professions Act (No. 110 of 1978), as amended, which is underway in South Africa. 

This book is really ground-breaking! The Afrocentric perspective on social work practice contributes to the current discourse on decolonisation of social work teaching and practice. From a methodological perspective, the book is premised on multi-, inter- and trans-disciplining in social sciences. It covers aspects of social work education and practice through research (narrative, qualitative, African methodology, secondary data analysis, etc.), engendering values and ethics, report writing, supervision in fieldwork as well as exchange programmes and international service-learning, addressing a number of concepts such as cultural competency, cultural awareness and sensitivity are addressed.

Soziale Arbeit im Kontext Schule

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ISBN: 9783863883287 9783863887742 Year: Pages: 172 Language: German
Publisher: Verlag Barbara Budrich
Subject: Social and Public Welfare
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The anthology provides insight into fields of action and offers of social work in the school context and focuses for the first time on various current developments in German- and French-speaking Switzerland. In addition, the opportunities and challenges of social work in schools are presented and discussed with practical and research-based contributions.

Ambivalenzen pädagogischen Handelns

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Book Series: Gesellschaft der Unterschiede ISBN: 9783839445396 9783837645392 Year: Pages: 390 DOI: 10.14361/9783839445396 Language: German
Publisher: transcript Verlag
Subject: Social Sciences
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This book analyses and discusses the complexity of pedagogical action in the context of inpatient assistance for the disabled in a variety of ways – both theoretically and practically.

Unbegleitete minderjährige Geflüchtete

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Book Series: Kultur und soziale Praxis ISBN: 9783839443842 9783837643848 Year: Pages: 254 DOI: 10.14361/9783839443842 Language: German
Publisher: transcript Verlag
Subject: Political Science
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This volume analyses life situations and perspectives of unaccompanied minor refugees in Germany from subjective, institutional and structural perspectives.

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