Survival and development, choices and responsibilities, challenges for social work

proceedings of the 22nd International Congress of Schools of Social Work, Montréal, Canada, July 30-August 4, 1984 by International Congress of Schools of Social Work (22nd 1984 MontrГ©al, QuГ©bec)

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Statementeditors: Benjamin Schlesinger and Richard Nann.
ContributionsSchlesinger, Benjamin., Nann, Richard C., International Association of Schools of Social Work.
LC ClassificationsHV8 I62 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 197 p.
Number of Pages197
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18786368M
ISBN 1007727777519

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Social workers have been involved in social development for many years, but it is only recently that these ideas have been explicitly applied to social work practice.

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These shifts provide a hint about the ‘future of work’, and have enormous consequences for people’s well-being, as well as for the survival of the social welfare system.

In the latest phase of this trend, more people are finding work in the ‘digital economy’, via online Web- and app-based platforms. Integrating human rights in development and in the economic sphere Relevance of the issue. Recent events, such as the Arab uprisings and the global financial crisis, have clearly reinforced the interdependence of human rights, development and peace and security; the three fundamental pillars of the UN and the cornerstones of its Charter.

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