Social Work Practice with Asian Americans

Social Work Practice with Asian Americans

by Sharlene Furuto
     
 

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Insight into the profound differences between the value systems of Asian American and mainstream American culture is provided by this volume by means of a comprehensive treatment of social work theory and practice with an ethnic minority.

The contributors discuss both historical and contemporary experiences Asian Americans have had in adapting to and integrating

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Overview

Insight into the profound differences between the value systems of Asian American and mainstream American culture is provided by this volume by means of a comprehensive treatment of social work theory and practice with an ethnic minority.

The contributors discuss both historical and contemporary experiences Asian Americans have had in adapting to and integrating into American society, and explore intervention issues with specific client populations such as Vietnamese refugee women and Korean American elderly.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803938106
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
04/30/1992
Series:
SAGE Sourcebooks for the Human Services Series, #20
Pages:
250
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.66(h) x (d)

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