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Colourblind

Synopsis
Presents the experiences of six black workers and their views on racism in social work practice. Service providers and practitioners show a lack of awareness of ethnic minority groups; there is a failure to acknowledge cultural diversity and cultural pluralism; it is important to break the language barrier and translate relevant information into different languages.
Series
Developing Skills in Helping Relationships, Series
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. Standard formats. col. 30 min.
Year of production
1984
Availability
Sale
Notes
Formerly distributed by Routledge; not in 1994 Routledge catalogue.
Documentation
Accompanying notes.
Uses
Social workers, community workers, health professionals, teachers.
Subjects
Social welfare
Keywords
race relations; social work training

Credits

Writer
Andrew Goodman; Karen Alexander

Distributor

Name

Little (Dr Valerie), 28 West Oak, The Avenue, Beckenham, Kent BR3 2EZ

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