Intervención social en desastres socionaturales: análisis desde estudiantes de trabajo social de Coquimbo y Atacama en Chile y los desafíos para la eco-formación disciplinar

Elia Sepulveda Hernandez, Xavier Úcar, Paola Rodríguez-Flores

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Objective:To know the social representations of social work students, regarding the socio-natural disasters that occur in their territory and options for intervention/social management that they recognize. Methodology: Quantitative method, case study design. Students from the Atacama and Coquimbo regions in Chile who have faced recent SND such as floods, earthquakes and droughts participated. Results: The findings show the recognition of the anthropic influence on disasters from extractivism, the prevalence of an eco-centric notion of nature and the importance of professional action as a way to reduce risk.Conclusions: Relevance of including in Social Work training, theoretical, methodological and procedural
eco-knowledge that problematizes the ethical dimension of the society-territory-nature link.
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)295-320
Number of pages26
JournalRevista Eleuthera
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jul 2022

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