Defining international social work: A social service agency perspective

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Interest in international social work has been growing, as social workers are increasingly confronting problems stemming from international forces. However, there is no agreement on defining this particular field of practice. This agency-oriented study presents the aspect of today's international social work - the global context's penetration of the local context.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)679-692+831+834+837+840
JournalInternational Social Work
Issue number6
StatePublished - Nov 2006


  • Field of practice
  • International social work
  • Social service agency

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Social Sciences (miscellaneous)
  • Sociology and Political Science


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