Humanitarian Work Psychology and the Global Development Agenda: Introduction

Ishbel McWha-Hermann, Douglas Maynard, Mary O'Neill Berry

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Abstract

This chapter provides an introduction to the premise underlying the book: the role and contributions of humanitarian work psychology (HWP) to the implementation of the United Nations Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) thus far. Brief introductions to HWP and the MDGs are provided, after which the case studies which constitute the bulk of the book are introduced and summarized.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHumanitarian Work Psychology and the Global Development Agenda
EditorsIshbel McWha-Hermann, Douglas Maynard, Mary O'Neill-Berry
PublisherTaylor & Francis
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2015

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