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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Thus , sexual orientation and sexual preference are parts of one ' s broader
sexual identity , which also includes gender identity . Sexual orientation , gender
identity , and sexual identity are independent of one another and may be
Following neo - Freudian tradition , coming out theories require successful
resolution at each stage to produce well - adjusted lesbian and gay individuals .
Unsuccessful resolution of identity conflicts or ongoing confusion about sexual
Lev ' s work is particularly important because it helps us understand the
complexity of sexual and gender identity and illuminates the problems inherent in
the traditional conceptions of gender identity , gender role , and sexual