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Interdependence: The Route to Community / Edition 2

Interdependence: The Route to Community / Edition 2

by Al Condeluci
     
 

ISBN-10: 1878205110

ISBN-13: 9781878205117

Pub. Date: 01/01/1995

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Driven from a values base, Interdependence: The Route to Community is a service system framework that interprets a new approach for the ways in which people relate and the ways our society addresses social issues. Recognizing the limitations of the medical/expert approach, the book offers a new prescription for change based on partnership.
This penetrating,

Overview

Driven from a values base, Interdependence: The Route to Community is a service system framework that interprets a new approach for the ways in which people relate and the ways our society addresses social issues. Recognizing the limitations of the medical/expert approach, the book offers a new prescription for change based on partnership.
This penetrating, often hard-hitting exploration of the goals of human services clears the air on how and why the current medical/expert paradigm has failed. Here is the introduction to the independent paradigm-an alternative approach to how people and systems can relate.
The book focuses on a new plan of action for reestablishing the individual with his or her community and enhancing personal lives through a sense of similarity, rather than difference:
Who should read this book? Educators, counselors, physicians, nurses, administrators, people with disabilities, family members, community and religious leaders, engineers, government officials, and politicians. This book is to be read and applied, not merely read.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781878205117
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
01/01/1995
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.62(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Stories from the Field
Disempowered
Understanding
Interdependent Paradigm
Achieving Interdependence
Understanding Culture and Community
Conclusion
Epilogue
Bibliography
Index

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