International Social Work and Forced Migration

Developments in African, Arab and European Countries

Edited by Ralf Roßkopf and Katharina Heilmann

Barbara Budrich Publishers

International Social Work and Forced Migration

Pub Date: December 2019

ISBN: 9783847422884

260 Pages

Format: Hardcover

List Price: $50.00

International Social Work and Forced Migration

Developments in African, Arab and European Countries

Edited by Ralf Roßkopf and Katharina Heilmann

Barbara Budrich Publishers

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 of flight and refuge as well as relating academic discourses and perspectives to field practice.

About the Author

Katharina Heilmann is an academic assistant at the University of Applied Sciences Würzburg-Schweinfurt, Germany Prof. Dr. Ralf Roßkopf is a professor at the University of Applied Sciences Würzburg-Schweinfurt, Germany