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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Ear begins to shape . 3 months All organs are in place . Nerve cells multiply .
Synapses begin to form . 4 months Synapses develop in brain . Modeling of facial
features begins . Eyelids close . 5 months Nerve cell production slows and cells ...
people first learn about transgenderism on the Internet and subsequently enter
the awareness stage . In reaching out to others , people begin to understand that
they are a part of a wider community , and this facilitates a shifting of identity from
According to Piaget , children begin to demonstrate object permanence at about
12 months , but it is not until the very last substage of the sensorimotor period ( 18
– 24 months ) , that children obtain true object permanence . Finally , able to ...