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Social work and African-centred worldviews

Mekada Graham

Social work and African-centred worldviews

by Mekada Graham

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Published by Venture in Birmingham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Blacks -- Services for -- Great Britain.,
  • Racism -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementMekada Graham.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 165 p. ;
    Number of Pages165
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22050928M
    ISBN 101861780494

    Facets of social work, sociology, criminology, criminal justice, and psychology are skillfully woven together. Because the book is so extensive and intertwines so many viewpoints, most readers should find it an excellent resource. Also, the book is filled with up-to-the-minute facts and statistics. The focus on comparative research is s: 3. Rik Pinxten, in International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition), The Notion of Worldview. The literature on worldviews leaves one with a feeling of uneasiness. On the one hand some philosophers and scholars in religious studies claim that the progressively scattered field of knowledge of the twentieth century points to the importance of worldview as a.

    The African-Centred Worldview: Developing a Paradigm for Social Work The African-Centred Worldview: Developing a Paradigm for Social Work MEKADA J. GRAHAM is a freelance social worker/consultant and holds a Master's degree in Social Work from the University of Hertfordshire, England. She has considerable experience and expertise in social work education, . Client System Assessment Tools for Social Work Practice Jane Wenger Clemens, MSW In generalist social work practice client system assessment is an ongoing social work skill used knowledge of clients’ worldviews, having interventions strategies and culturally alert skills. (, p .

    Mekada Graham’s books. Mekada Graham Average rating: 1 rating 0 reviews 4 distinct works. Black issues in social work and social care. it was Social Work And African Centred Worldviews. avg rating — 0 ratings — published Want to Read 5/5(1). Working with worldviews is a powerful way to improve our communications, collaborations, and strategies, as well as to foster creativity and innovation. It helps us to ‘think out of the box’, and become more aware of the box we usually operate from. It helps us to understand our organizational culture and improve and empower it.


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Get this from a library. Social work and African-centred worldviews. [Mekada Graham]. Social Work and African-Centred Worldviews by Mekada Graham,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. A broad base of information and discussion of the African-centred worldview and the development of African-centred perspectives in social work is explored.

African-centred perspectives in social work challenge the profession to express its core principles of equality, social justice and self-determination in embracing alternative worldviews and paradigms as legitimate and valid bases for social work theory Cited by: centers on the core principles of social work-social justice, equal-ity and self-determination--essential ingredients of all social work interventions, yet values which, it is argued, cannot be actualized when the social work knowledge base is dominated by a Eurocen-tric worldview.

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Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £ Barker () defines worldview as the way a person tends to understand his or her relationship with social institutions, nature, objects, other people and spirituality.

The African-centred or Afrocentric worldview is, according to Asante (), one that is based on African cultural beliefs. the african worldview as the basis of practice in the helping professions This paper endeavours to point out some of the specific elements that constitute the African worldview that both educators and practitioners in the helping professions should be aware of when providing social casework/counselling services to African people.

counselling with clients whose worldviews are different from those of the counsellor and focuses on the impact of the client’s worldviews on psychological well-being, psychological ill health and the resolution of psychological problems.

Psychological well-being, ill health and counselling were discussed from a Western perspective. foundation ones that underpin an African-centred worldview are: interconnectedness of all things and beings; the spiritual nature of human beings; collective/individual identity and the collective.

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African-centered social work offers a set of principles upon which to develop a culturally competent response to domestic violence as experienced by African American families Cited by: Schiele () in human services and the Afrocentric paradigm and Graham () in Social work and African-centred world views have made solid cases for the approach.

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This paper re-examines the contours of anti-racist social work to explore the connections between anti-racist social work and African-centred worldviews. The author argues that sources of oppression are not confined to social work institutions and its operations, but also relate to the nature of social work by: 8.

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