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Human behavior in the social environment

Author: John F Longres
Publisher: Itasca, Ill. : F.E. Peacock Publishers, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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This book provides a good deal of content to support practice with individuals and families, the mainstay of social work practice. Three chapters are devoted to the individual life span, another to theories about the individual as a social system, and two others to the concept of person-in-environment. Yet, the major contribution of the book [is] its in-depth coverage of the communities, organizations, groups, and  Read more...
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Longres, John F.
Human behavior in the social environment.
Itasca, Ill. : F.E. Peacock Publishers, ©2000
(OCoLC)606529517
Online version:
Longres, John F.
Human behavior in the social environment.
Itasca, Ill. : F.E. Peacock Publishers, ©2000
(OCoLC)607087236
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John F Longres
ISBN: 0875814263 9780875814261
OCLC Number: 44169726
Description: xiv, 596 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: Critical perspective on social systems: Critical perspective; Systems approach to human behavior, the individual as a system; Person in environment, social systems and social roles --
Communities in society: Diversity in community life; Social history of ethnic communities in the United States; New arrivals; Ethnic community relations in American society --
Family life: Family as a social institution; Diversity in family lifestyles; Family as a social organization, identifying well-being; Family as a social organization, analyzing well-being --
Large and small groups: Social interaction in groups and organizations; Social interaction, social exchange and Marxian theories; Social interaction, anomie and symbolic interactionism --
Individual development across the life span: Three psychological perspectives, psychodynamic, cognitive development, and learning; Life-span development, prenatal influences and early life; Life-span development, childhood and adolescence; Life-span development, early, middle, and later adulthood --
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Part One: A CRITICAL PERSPECTIVE ON SOCIAL SYSTEMS. 1. A Critical Perspective. 2. A Systems Approach to Human Behavior: The Individual as a System. 3. Person in Environment: Social Systems and Social Read more...

 
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