Social work and policy transfer: reflections on introducing vocational qualifications in Vietnam

I. Stevens, R. Taylor, T. T. L. Nguyen

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    This paper compares contemporary developments in social work in Vietnam with the United Kingdom (UK). Three areas of comparison form the focus of the paper: the role of the paraprofessional, the potential of vocational education and the different expectations of social work in the 21st century.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)647-661
    Number of pages15
    JournalInternational Social Work
    Issue number5
    Publication statusPublished - 31 Jan 2011


    • paraprofessional
    • vocational qualifications
    • policy transfer
    • Vietnam

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