Social Work Values and Ethics / Edition 3by Frederic G. Reamer
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 complexities of ethical decision making, Social Work Values and Ethics is unique in striking the right balance between history, theory, and practical application.
Table of Contents
|1||Social Work Values and Ethics: An Overview||1|
|2||Social Work Values||11|
|3||Ethical Dilemmas and Decision Making: A Framework||43|
|4||Ethical Dilemmas in Social Work: Direct Practice||87|
|5||Ethical Dilemmas in Social Work: Indirect Practice||123|
|6||Ethics Risk Management and Ethical Misconduct||155|
|Appendix||NASW Code of Ethics||209|
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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.