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Relational theory for social work practice : a feminist perspective, Sharon Freedberg

Label
Relational theory for social work practice : a feminist perspective
Title
Relational theory for social work practice
Title remainder
a feminist perspective
Statement of responsibility
Sharon Freedberg
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • Relational Theory for Social Work Practice introduces social workers to the burgeoning feminist scholarship on relational theories and the practical application of these theories with diverse populations. It emphasizes the practical application of the basic relational concepts in a readable and comprehensive way, developing an approach to practice that is useful for both male and female social workers and clients
  • Relational theory argues that the fundamental feature of healthy human development is the ability to form connections through relationships. Within this perspective, growth is seen as occurring within relationships rather than apart from them. Relational theory from a feminist perspective brings together two disciplines which share the view that connection and affiliative needs are crucial to the development of self
  • Full case studies viewed through a feminist lens are integrated throughout the book. This work builds explicitly on the professional foundation of social work: mission, theory, practice skills, ethics, and values. Helpful pedagogical features include a list of best practices for the social worker and a relational questionnaire. It will be of interest to students, researchers, and professionals of social work
Cataloging source
DLC
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1947-
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Freedberg, Sharon
Index
index present
LC call number
HV43
LC item number
.F74 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Social case work
Label
Relational theory for social work practice : a feminist perspective, Sharon Freedberg
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Printed on acid-free paper
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [93]-100) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The history of social work through a relational lens
  • Relational theory in a nutshell
  • The client-worker relationship
  • Relational theory and empathy : a feminist perspective
  • Assessment and intervention : a relational point of view
  • Ethics and values : a relational perspective
Control code
212908742
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 105 pages
Isbn
9780789012647
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008008129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)212908742
Label
Relational theory for social work practice : a feminist perspective, Sharon Freedberg
Publication
Copyright
Note
Printed on acid-free paper
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [93]-100) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The history of social work through a relational lens
  • Relational theory in a nutshell
  • The client-worker relationship
  • Relational theory and empathy : a feminist perspective
  • Assessment and intervention : a relational point of view
  • Ethics and values : a relational perspective
Control code
212908742
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 105 pages
Isbn
9780789012647
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008008129
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)212908742

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