Section 4. - Social work as a means of promoting social change in the context of the radicalisation of the society. The reactions of helping professions to extremism and radicalisation of society.

The section will focus on the possibilities of social work as a means of promoting social change in the context of radicalisation of an individual, a group or the public space. The topics may include risk factors of extremism and radicalism, the possibilities and limits of social work in prevention and solution of the issues, the attractiveness of extremist visions in terms of values and political, ideological, social and pathological dimensions, socio-legal aspects of extremism or the dilemmas of responding to radical actions in the society and the virtual space.