Hoping to Help: The Promises and Pitfalls of Global Health Volunteering by Judith Lasker, Ithaca: ILR Press; 2016

  • Laura M Montgomery Wheaton College
Keywords: short term medical missions, humanitarian volunteerism, service learning

Abstract

Book review

Author Biography

Laura M Montgomery, Wheaton College

Dean of Global and Experiential Learning

Professor of Anthropology

References

Lasker J. Hoping to help: the promises and pitfalls of global health volunteering. Ithaca: ILR Press; 2016.

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Published
2018-11-08