International Social Work

  • Sana Loue


Social workers are increasingly drawn to work in an international context. Their focus may be on social work education, research, community organization, and/or clinical services. This chapter discusses issues that may arise in the context of working cross-culturally across international borders and provides an overview of international conventions and agreements that are relevant in such situations.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sana Loue
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  1. 1.School of Medicine, Department of BioethicsCase Western Reserve UniversityClevelandUSA

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