Lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans health inequalities: International perspectives in Social Work.
Inequalities between groups of people are of increasing international concern noted particularly in the work of Michael Marmot. This ground-breaking book is the first to examine inequalities experienced by LGBT people and to consider the role of social work in addressing them. The book is organised in three parts: the first provides a policy context for in four countries; the second examines social work practice in tackling health in equalities and the third section considers recent LGBT research and pedagogic developments. The books distinctive approach includes: • Contributions from eight countries worldwide • The use of practice vignettes in service design and practice development • Key theoretical perspectives in health inequalities including social determinants of health, minority stress, ecological approaches and human rights;
Citation : Fish, J. and Karban, K. (eds) (2015) Lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans health inequalities: International perspectives in Social Work. Bristol: The Policy Press.
ISBN : 9781447309680
Research Group : Centre for LGBTQ Research
Research Institute : Institute of Health, Health Policy and Social Care
Peer Reviewed : Yes