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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1 illustrates that there are at least two ways to define a helping situation : ( 1 ) a
professional definition , which emerges ... we can understand why there are
numerous professional definitions of the helping situation ( variations of the
pathway to ...
The Definition of the Helping Situation : The Historical Context According to Choi
, Martin , Chatterjee , and Holland ( 1978 ... The definitions and norms that govern
professional practice are already present when a client comes to an agency for ...
Definition of the Helping Situation Behavioral and social learning theories , when
used in most social work settings , lead to a ... 3 demonstrate applications of
behavioral , social learning , and exchange theories derived from these