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Sherpa in My Backpack

Sherpa in My Backpack

A Guide to International Social Work Practicum Exchanges and Study Abroad Programs

By Karen Schwartz, Linda Kreitzer, Constance A. Barlow, and Laurie Macdonald

ISBN 13: 978-1-897160-84-8

Pub date: May 2014

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Foreword iiv
Introduction 1
Chapter 1 Anti?Oppressive Perspectives in International Exchanges
Chapter 2 Starting the Process
Chapter 3 Academic Sherpa’s Role
Chapter 4 Guided Learning
Chapter 5 Preparing for an International Exchange:
Opportunities and Challenges
Chapter 6 Survival and Beyond
Chapter 7 Unpacking the Bags and Shelving the Passport
Chapter 8 Conclusion


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