Human Behavior in the Social Environment

Human Behavior in the Social Environment


  • Author : Carel B. Germain
  • Publisher : Columbia University Press
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0231111401


Human Behavior in the Social Environment Book Description :

The U.S. occupation of Japan transformed a brutal war charged with overt racism into an amicable peace in which the issue of race seemed to have disappeared. During the Occupation, the problem of racial relations between Americans and Japanese was suppressed and the mutual racism transformed into something of a taboo so that the two former enemies could collaborate in creating democracy in postwar Japan. In the 1980s, however, when Japan increased its investment in the American market, the world witnessed a revival of the rhetoric of U.S.-Japanese racial confrontation. Koshiro argues that this perceived economic aggression awoke the dormant racism that lay beneath the deceptively smooth cooperation between the two cultures. This pathbreaking study is...

Human Behavior in the Social Environment

Human Behavior in the Social Environment


  • Author : Anissa Rogers
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780415520812


Human Behavior in the Social Environment Book Description :

This bestseller is ideal for use in either one-semester or year-long generalist human behavior courses. Why? Because the text is concise and easily used in a one-semester course. But the text also comes with a companion set of readings and five unique cases that encourage your students to "learn by doing" and to apply their knowledge of human behavior to best practices. Go to www.routledgesw.com/hbse to learn more. These additional resources easily allow you to use the text (and its related resources) in a two-semester sequence....

Human Behavior in the Social Environment

Human Behavior in the Social Environment


  • Author : Anissa Taun Rogers
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-03-06
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780429882333


Human Behavior in the Social Environment Book Description :

The fifth edition of Human Behavior in the Social Environment takes students through the life course perspective to give a concise, compact treatment of human behavior. The text also comes with a rich companion website that includes support materials and six unique cases that encourage students to learn by doing and to apply their knowledge of human behavior to best practices....

Human Behavior and the Social Environment  Micro Level

Human Behavior and the Social Environment Micro Level


  • Author : Katherine Van Wormer
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2017-03-10
  • Genre: Developmental psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780190211097


Human Behavior and the Social Environment Micro Level Book Description :

Human Behavior and the Social Environment, Micro Level draws on a resilience model to explore the dynamics of human behavior across the life span. Biological, psychological, and spiritual dimensions are covered. Illustrations and vignettes from social work, psychology, literature, philosophy, and current events highlight the turning points in our lives. Critical thinking questions are provided. The result is an essential book that bridges theory and practice in accordance with the 2015 Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) standards....

Human Behavior in the Social Environment  A Multidimensional Perspective

Human Behavior in the Social Environment A Multidimensional Perspective


  • Author : Jose Ashford
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2009-06-26
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781111783273


Human Behavior in the Social Environment A Multidimensional Perspective Book Description :

Ashford and LeCroy’s groundbreaking book offers students a balanced, integrated introduction to human behavior in the social environment. Lively and comprehensive, this book succeeds by helping students connect foundation knowledge with practice concerns. Study tables and concept maps (for each discussion of behavior in the development chapters) clarify major phases of biopsychosocial development across the life span. The authors take an integrative, multidimensional approach, discussing integrative practice, theory, treatment, and services throughout. This framework gives readers a concrete tool for assessing human behavior from a perspective that truly reflects the values and knowledge base of the social work profession. The text presents solid c...

Human Behavior and the Social Environment  Macro Level

Human Behavior and the Social Environment Macro Level


  • Author : Katherine van Wormer
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2010-10-11
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0199813299


Human Behavior and the Social Environment Macro Level Book Description :

A timely revision in this global age, Human Behavior and the Social Environment, Macro Level develops a sophisticated and original view of the cultural, global, spiritual, and natural worlds that people inhabit, and the impact of these worlds on human behavior. Its major new theme, sustainability, emerges as a key characteristic of contemporary practice. What is sustainable social work? What are the characteristics of a sustainable community? How is the present exploitation of environmental resources unsustainable for future generations? Following the greatest economic upheaval since the Great Depression, how can we envision a sustainable economy that will benefit all the people, not only the wealthy few? Human behavior results from biological, psych...

Empowerment Series  Human Behavior in the Social Environment  A Multidimensional Perspective

Empowerment Series Human Behavior in the Social Environment A Multidimensional Perspective


  • Author : Jose B. Ashford
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2016-12-05
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781305860308


Empowerment Series Human Behavior in the Social Environment A Multidimensional Perspective Book Description :

This lively, comprehensive introduction to human behavior in the social environment offers a multidimensional approach, with discussion of integrative practice, theory, treatment, and services as well as matters pertaining to diversity. You'll find solid coverage of foundation knowledge, material on the biopsychosocial dimensions for assessing social functioning, and case studies to illuminate the applied aspects of case formulation processes. The sixth edition integrates the core competencies and recommended practice behaviors outlined in the 2015 Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS) set by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE), helping you connect foundation knowledge with practice concerns. Study tables and concept maps clar...

Human Behavior and the Social Environment

Human Behavior and the Social Environment


  • Author : Joan Granucci Lesser
  • Publisher : Allyn & Bacon
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Psychology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105122846434


Human Behavior and the Social Environment Book Description :

This comprehensive text integrates multiple dimensions of the human experience in a reader-friendly style and provides the interface between developmental theory and practice. Human Behavior and the Social Environment, 1/e, introduces and incorporates current research on the biological, psychological, socio-cultural, and spiritual dimensions of human behavior throughout the life-cycle. The authors provide an appropriate focus on contemporary perspectives that are central to the practice of social work, such as trauma, neurobiological underpinnings of behavior, chronic illness and disability. They pay particular attention to models of racial, ethnic, class, gender and gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender identity development; to the influences of ge...

Human Behavior in the Social Environment

Human Behavior in the Social Environment


  • Author : Anissa Taun Rogers
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-02-26
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781317591993


Human Behavior in the Social Environment Book Description :

The fourth edition of Human Behavior in the Social Environment takes a life course perspective to give a concise, compact treatment of human behavior. This edition includes the DSM - 5, the 2015 EPAS competencies, and a new chapter that explores the future of social work and some of the emerging issues facing the profession. The text also comes with a rich companion website that includes support materials and six unique cases that encourage students to learn by doing and to apply their knowledge of human behavior to best practices. Go to www.routledgesw.com to explore the cases and additional resources....

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Human Behavior and the Social Environment Macro Level


  • Author : Katherine Van Wormer
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2017
  • Genre: Social ecology
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780190211066


Human Behavior and the Social Environment Macro Level Book Description :

A timely revision in this global age, Human Behavior and the Social Environment, Macro Level develops a sophisticated and original view of the cultural, global, spiritual, and natural worlds that people inhabit, and explores the impact of these worlds on human behavior. An ecosystems/sustainability framework emerges as a key characteristic of contemporary practice. What is sustainable social work? What are the characteristics of a sustainable community? How is the present exploitation of environmental resources unsustainable for future generations? In accordance with the 2015 Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) standards, attention is paid to environmental justice as well as diversity and difference....