Social work for critical peace: a comparative approach to understanding social work and political conflict

  title={Social work for critical peace: a comparative approach to understanding social work and political conflict},
  author={Jim Campbell and Vasilios Ioakimidis and Reima Ana Maglajlic},
  journal={European Journal of Social Work},
  pages={1073 - 1084}
ABSTRACT This paper uses a case study approach to explore issues of social work policy and practice in three sites of political conflict in Europe: Northern Ireland; Bosnia and Herzegovina; and Cyprus. It begins with a review of the international literature on social work and political conflict and then discusses the strengths and limitations in engaging with comparative case study approaches. The authors explain how they view the writing of the paper as an intellectual encounter that helped… 
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