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Title Disaster concepts and issues : a guide for social work education and practice / edited by David Gillespie and Kofi Danso
Published Alexandria, Va. : Council on Social Work Education, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xxii, 320 pages): illustrations
Contents Vulnerability : the central concept of disaster curriculum / David F. Gillespie -- Vulnerability and risk assessment : building community resilience / Michael J. Zakour -- Recent trends in disaster vulnerability and resiliency research : theory, design, and methods / Michael J. Zakour and David F. Gillespie -- Teaching disaster-related practice : postmodern and social justice perspectives / Mark Smith, Jolyn Mikow, and Mary Kay Houston-Vega -- A social development model for infusing disaster planning management and response in the social work curriculum / Doreen Elliott -- Coordination : a key community resource in disasters / Kofi Danso and David F. Gillespie -- Building disaster-resilient communities : advancing social work knowledge and skills / Robin L. Ersing -- Surviving disaster : the role of invisible assets of communities / Golam M. Mathbor -- Practice perspectives of disaster work / Michael Cronin and Diane Ryan -- Vulnerability and disaster : risk and resilience in the context of developmental competencies in children and teens / So'Nia Gilkey -- The 2008 Wenchuan earthquake in China : reflections on the role of social workers in disaster intervention / Terry Lum, Xiying Wang, and Kofi Danso -- Ethical considerations in disasters : a social work framework / Hussein Soliman -- Disaster recovery case management : social work and multicultural education / Martell Teasley and James A. Moore -- Be prepared : incorporating disaster content in an era of globalization and climate change / Rebecca L. Thomas and Lynne M. Healy
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Disaster relief.
Disaster victims -- Services for.
Social service.
Form Electronic book
Author Danso, Kofi.
Gillespie, David.
Council on Social Work Education.
ISBN 087293165X (electronic bk.)
9780872931657 (electronic bk.)