Action for social justice - then and now: a memoir

Thorpe, Ros (2018) Action for social justice - then and now: a memoir. In: Noble, Carolyn, Pease, Bob, and Ife, Jim, (eds.) Radicals in Australian Social Work: stories of lifelong activism. Connor Court, Redlands Bay, QLD, Australia, pp. 17-34.

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[Extract] In this chapter I flesh out the changing contexts for my career as a 'radical' in social work, and especially the challenges and op¬portunities which in different eras affected the extent to which a more radical practice was - and is still - possible. I close with some reflections on the existential angst which is an inevitable constant companion in doing what is now known as critical social work for social justice.

Item ID: 54530
Item Type: Book Chapter (Research - B1)
ISBN: 978-1-925501-71-1
Date Deposited: 17 Jul 2018 05:41
FoR Codes: 44 HUMAN SOCIETY > 4409 Social work > 440901 Clinical social work practice @ 100%
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