It presents regional perspectives from around the world. Although there is a substantial consensus that social work is a global profession, it is mostly rooted in the local. Local unique features of social work education and practice make it challenging and complex to understand the profession at a global level as a universal and all-encompassing entity- which it is not.
|Title of host publication||Sage handbook of international social work|
|Editors||Karen Lyons, Terry Hokenstad, Manohar Pawar, Nathalie Huegler, Nigel Hall|
|Place of Publication||London|
|Publisher||SAGE Publications Ltd|
|Number of pages||4|
|Publication status||Published - 2012|