Foundations of Social Work Practice: A Graduate Text / Edition 3

Foundations of Social Work Practice: A Graduate Text / Edition 3

by Mark A. Mattaini, Christine T. Lowery, Carol H. (Eds.) Meyer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0871013495

ISBN-13: 9780871013491

Pub. Date: 08/28/2002

Publisher: National Association of Social Workers/N A S W Press

Here, in a single volume, is the core knowledge of the practice of social work, thoroughly updated in a new, state-of-the-art second edition. The Foundations of Social Work Practice covers the core content required in foundation practice courses in masters' degree programs accredited by the Council on Social Work Education. With detailed emphasis on today's

Overview

Here, in a single volume, is the core knowledge of the practice of social work, thoroughly updated in a new, state-of-the-art second edition. The Foundations of Social Work Practice covers the core content required in foundation practice courses in masters' degree programs accredited by the Council on Social Work Education. With detailed emphasis on today's best practices, The Foundations of Social Work Practice integrates concept and theory with skills-building exercises. It also includes the NASW Code of Ethics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780871013491
Publisher:
National Association of Social Workers/N A S W Press
Publication date:
08/28/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
456
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Prefacexi
Introductionxiii
Section IFoundation Knowledge
Chapter 1The Ecosystems Perspective: Implications for Practice3
Chapter 2Social Justice and International Human Rights20
Chapter 3Professional Values and Ethics43
Chapter 4Diversity, Ethnic Competence, and Social Justice69
Chapter 5Knowledge for Practice87
Chapter 6Monitoring Social Work Practice117
Section IIThe Foundations of Practice
Chapter 7Practice with Individuals135
Chapter 8Social Work with Families165
Chapter 9Practice with Groups188
Chapter 10Practice with Communities209
Chapter 11Practice in Organizations240
Chapter 12Generalist Practice: People and Programs265
Section IIIThe Contexts of Practice
Chapter 13Fields of Practice291
Chapter 14The Profession of Social Work312
Appendix ANASW Code of Ethics327
Appendix BSample Exercises351
Index367
About the Editors381
About the Contributors383

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