Contemporary Human Behavior Theory: A Critical Perspective for Social Work
Contemporary Human Behavior Theory: A Critical Perspective for Social Work, 2/e
is the first HSBE text to approach the subject from a comparative theory perspective, providing coverage of the most current and contemporary theories as well as traditional theories. A consistent framework for analysis is provided for all of the theoretical systems that are covered. This text encourages students to develop critical thinking skills in analyzing and comparing theories, and includes contemporary developments in traditional lifespan theory, theories of political economy, and a separate chapter on transpersonal theory (Ch. 12). Each chapter includes coverage of the research that supports a particular theory, as well as an analysis of the validity of that research; each chapter also includes a discussion of updated “Contemporary Issues.”
New features to the 2nd edition include updated content in all chapters, as well as new content on:
New theoretical content added to the textbook represents the most contemporary and cutting edge content in theory that is not usually found in other human behavior or theory textbooks.
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However , applications of these theories are frequently linked to identification of
problem behaviors . ... framework if there is no coercion involved in their
application and clients are the primary definers of treatment goals and strategies .
i CHAPTER Application of Theories APPLICATION OF THE ORIES TO
PRACTICE • should be based on critical reflection ... but necessary challenge to
the practitioner : how to decide which theory or theories to apply in any given
Superego , 165 - 166 , 259 Suprasystems , 39 , 40f , 41f Surplus repression , 183
Sustaining system , 134 - 135 , 135f Symbiotic independence , 33 Symbolic
interaction , 296 – 323 , 435 application of , 314 - 317 , 316f , 318t , 435 , 440 ...