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What does AASSW stand for?

AASSW stands for Association of Schools of Social Work (est. 1919)

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By 1972, Farman-Farmaian was on the board of the International Association of Schools of Social Work and had become a vice president of the International Planned Parenthood Federation.
Although curricula concerning gender, race, and cultural diversity have a foothold in social work education, scholars in either country have observed that discrimination and oppression related to sexual orientation and gender identity are commonly not addressed (Aronson, 1995; CASSW Task Force on Gay/ Lesbian/Bi-Sexual/Transgendered (GLBT) Issues, Canadian Association of Schools of Social Work [CASSW], (1) 2002; CASWE Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgendered Caucus, 2008; Morrow, 1996; O'Neill, 1995; Stainton & Swift, 1996; Woodford & Bella, 2003).
Looking beyond our borders at the international level in 2004 both the International Federation of Social Workers (IFSW) and the International Association of Schools of Social Work (IASSW) adopted the Ethics in Social Work, Statement of Principles (IFSW & IASSW, 2004).
This fourth issue has several international contributions from Canada and the United States including a reviewed version of a paper presented at the Women's Symposium of the International Association of Schools of Social Work (IASSW) held in July 2000 in Montreal.
In 1910, the New York School started a two-year program and in 1932 the American Association of Schools of Social Work (AASSW) published a list of curriculum requirements for a two-year graduate education program (Austin, 1986).
This journal sits within the context of international women's networking, such as the Women's Interest Group of the International Association of Schools of Social Work (IASSW).