In this text, best-selling author Karen Kirst-Ashman introduces you to the ins and outs of human behavior in macro settings while helping you develop the necessary skills to think critically about how macro systems affect human behavior and ultimately, the practice of social work. By focusing on empowerment, she highlights the ways that communities, organizations, and groups promote positive change by building upon their strengths-taking you straight to the heart of what social work is all about. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Social work focuses on the interactions between individuals and various systems in the environment. Because of the importance of both ... 1391; Zastrow aamp; Kirst- Ashman, 2004). In other words, terms ... Later chapters will introduce additional theories relating to groups, organizations, and communities. These are included toanbsp;...
|Title||:||Human Behavior, Communities, Organizations, and Groups in the Macro Social Environment: An Empowerment Approach|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2007-02-27|