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<>The Tenth Edition of this trend-setting book offers a comprehensive introduction to the field of human services, with an emphasis on practical application, and increased coverage of multicultural issues. It provides a comprehensive grounding in the broad range of careers available in the human services, an introduction to the skills that are required for those careers, and case examples to help students visualize different career choices.
Table of Contents
|Orientation and Perspective|
|Human Services: A New Direction|
|What Is a Human Services Worker? Multiple Views|
|Typical Employment Titles for Human Service Workers|
|Current Conceptions of Human Services Systems|
|ldquo;There She Lies, the Great Melting Potrdquo;|
|Social Policy and Human Services|
|A History of Helping|
|The Dark Past of Helping|
|Social Welfare: Toward a Community Approach|
|A History of Prejudice|
|Human Services: Defining Roles, Problems, and Boundaries|
|Human Service Workers: Agents of Change|
|Human Services: A New Profession|
|Role Functions of the Human Service Worker|
|Human Service Workers: What They Really Do|
|Human Service Workers in a Multicultural Society|
|Competence and Credentialing|
|Human Services: Identifying Problems and Causes|
|Theoretical Causes of Problem Behavior|
|An Ecological Synthesis: The Life Matrix|
|Human Services Boundaries: Special Populations, Special Systems|
|Problems and Services for Children and Adolescents|
|Cultural Diversity in the Workplace|
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