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Social work under apartheid
Marjorie Hope Young
Vol. 25, No. 4 (July 1980), pp. 309-313
Published by: Oxford University Press
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/23712100
Page Count: 5
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Both black and white social workers in South Africa face restrictions under the apartheid system that make it virtually impossible to respect the dignity of their clients or to give them needed assistance. Many frustrated workers, spurred by the Black Consciousness movement, have been turning to community organization in an attempt to empower black people, despite threats of imprisonment.
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