An Introduction to Human Services / Edition 5

An Introduction to Human Services / Edition 5

by Marianne R. Woodside, Tricia McClam, Tricia McClam
     
 

Addressing human services in a broad sense, this textbook introduces the principles and history of addressing personal living problems, describes the people who give and receive professional help, and explores the process and environment of delivering human services. The fifth edition adds a glossary and updates social welfare reform and case studies. Annotation ©… See more details below

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Addressing human services in a broad sense, this textbook introduces the principles and history of addressing personal living problems, describes the people who give and receive professional help, and explores the process and environment of delivering human services. The fifth edition adds a glossary and updates social welfare reform and case studies. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534642273
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
02/11/2005
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents


Part I: DEFINING HUMAN SERVICES. 1. An Introduction to Human Services. 2. A History of Helping. 3. Human Services Today. 4. Models of Human Service Delivery. Part II: CLIENTS AND HELPERS IN HUMAN SERVICES. 5. The Client. 6. The Human Service Professional. Part 3: THE PRACTICE OF HUMAN SERVICES. 7. The Helping Process. 8. Working Within a System. 9. Professional Concerns.

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