Social work in Taiwan: A historical and critical review

Yueh Ching Chou*, Muhammad M. Haj-Yahia, Frank T.Y. Wang, Li Yeh Fu

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Social work development in Taiwan over the past five decades has been analyzed according to professional elements, historical background and the challenge of globalization and civilization. It also offers the factors that influence the process of professional formation of social work globally and the concern of social work indigenization.

Original languageAmerican English
Pages (from-to)767-778+832+835+838+841
JournalInternational Social Work
Issue number6
StatePublished - Nov 2006


  • Historical review
  • Profession
  • Social work in Taiwan


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