Social Work is work in any of the services provided by local government for the care of underprivileged people, eg the poor, the aged, people with disabilities, etc. The Chambers 21st Century Encyclopedia
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Publication Date: 2013-02-15
Encyclopedia of Race and Racism
Patrick L. Mason, ed. 2nded. Detroit: Macmillan Reference USA, 2013. 2024 pp. 4 vols.
Examines the anthropological, sociological, historical, economic, and scientific theories of race and racism in the modem era. Delves into the historic origins of ideas of race and racism and explores their social and scientific consequences. Includes biographies of significant theorists, as well as political and social leaders and notorious racists.