Mediation and Conflict Resolution in Social Work and the Human Services / Edition 1

Mediation and Conflict Resolution in Social Work and the Human Services / Edition 1

by Edward Kruk
     
 

ISBN-10: 0830414681

ISBN-13: 9780830414680

Pub. Date: 01/28/1997

Publisher: Cengage Learning

This timely collection written from a social work perspective includes original chapters by leading experts in specific fields of mediation and conflict resolution. Each chapter examines a field of practice, describes the actual mediation/conflict resolution process, considers current debates and research, and provides alternatives to mediation. Gender, race,

Overview

This timely collection written from a social work perspective includes original chapters by leading experts in specific fields of mediation and conflict resolution. Each chapter examines a field of practice, describes the actual mediation/conflict resolution process, considers current debates and research, and provides alternatives to mediation. Gender, race, class, and cultural diversity issues are integrated throughout the text, with a separate chapter addressing mediation and multicultural reality.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780830414680
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/28/1997
Series:
Social Work Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
358
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 6.00(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

1. Mediation and Conflict Resolution in Social Work: Current Issues, Debates and Trends, E. Kruk. 2. Comprehensive Divorce Mediation: A Structured Approach, E. Brown. 3. Parenting Disputes and Divorce: Facilitating the Development of Parenting Plans through Parent Education and Therapeutic Family Mediation, E Kruk. 4. Divorce Mediation in Spousal Abuse Situations: Confronting Power Imbalances, D. Hamoline and L. Girdner. 5. Mediation of Disputes in Marital and Family Therapy, L. Gold. 6. Stepfamily Mediation, L. Jacob. 7. Parent-Child Dispute Resolution, D. Lansky. 8. Family Dispute Resolution and Multicultural Reality: Culturally Specific Practice, K. Know-Whitney. 9. Mediation in Child Protection, A. Barsky. 10. Permanency Planning And Adoption Mediation, J. Etter. 11. Elder Mediation: Dispute Resolution Involving Aging Populations, E. Cox with R. Parsons. 12. Mediation and Conflict Resolution in Health Care, L. Marcus. 13. Mediation in Mental Health, B. Mayer. 14. Mediating Disputes Involving People With Disabilities, P. Maida. 15. Community Dispute Resolution, H. Kaminsky. 16. Community Dispute Resolution and Multi-Cultural Reality: Culturally Competent Practice, M. Lebaron. 17. Mediation in the School System, N. Kaplan. 18. Workplace Harassment Mediation, J. Mares-Dixon. 19. Victim-Offender Mediation in Criminal Conflict: Toward Restorative Justice, M. Umbreit. 20. Mediation in the Public Policy Arena, B. Mayer.

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