Social Work Values and Ethics / Edition 3

Social Work Values and Ethics / Edition 3

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by Frederic G. Reamer
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0231137893

ISBN-13: 9780231137898

Pub. Date: 03/14/2006

Publisher: Columbia University Press

This is the leading introduction to professional values and ethics in social work. Frederic G. Reamer provides social workers with a succinet and comprehensive overview of the most critical issues relating to professional values and ethics, including the nature of social work values, ethical dilemmas, and professional misconduct. Conceptually rich and attuned to the

Overview

This is the leading introduction to professional values and ethics in social work. Frederic G. Reamer provides social workers with a succinet and comprehensive overview of the most critical issues relating to professional values and ethics, including the nature of social work values, ethical dilemmas, and professional misconduct. Conceptually rich and attuned to the complexities of ethical decision making, Social Work Values and Ethics is unique in striking the right balance between history, theory, and practical application.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231137898
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
03/14/2006
Series:
Foundations of Social Work Knowledge Series
Edition description:
third edition
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
838,638
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Prefaceix
1Social Work Values and Ethics: An Overview1
2Social Work Values11
3Ethical Dilemmas and Decision Making: A Framework43
4Ethical Dilemmas in Social Work: Direct Practice87
5Ethical Dilemmas in Social Work: Indirect Practice123
6Ethics Risk Management and Ethical Misconduct155
Afterword189
References195
AppendixNASW Code of Ethics209
Index229

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Social Work Values and Ethics 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
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Now in an updated third edition, Social Work Values And Ethics by Frederic G. Reamer (Professor of Social Work, Rhode Island College) is an articulate and thoughtful introduction to core ethical principles and common dilemmas in the field of social work. Chapters cover common ethical issues in direct practice and indirect practice, as well as problems in ethical risk management and ethical misconduct. Chapters are followed by 'discussion questions' ideal for group study and participation. A valuable educational manual for students and professionals in the complex and changing field.