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Human Behavior, Communities, Organizations, and Groups in the Macro Social Environment

An Empowerment Approach

by Karen K. Kirst-Ashman

  • 32 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Wadsworth Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social work,
  • Social, group or collective psychology,
  • Social Psychology,
  • Social Interaction,
  • Textbooks,
  • Psychology,
  • Social ecology,
  • Social Science / Social Work,
  • Human behavior,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Community,
  • Organizational behavior

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages312
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8183281M
    ISBN 100830415327
    ISBN 109780830415328

      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.5/5(1).   The book challenges you to think critically about how macro systems affect human behavior and ultimately, the practice of social work. The author focuses on empowerment, highlighting 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 /5(33).

    Welcome to the website for Katherine van Wormer, Fred Besthorn, and Thomas Keefe"s Human Behavior and the Social Environment, macro level: Groups, Communities, and Organizations!HBSE courses in social work focus on the reciprocity between individuals and their social contexts; at the micro level, the curriculum explores individual human development across the life span.   The book challenges you to think critically about how macro systems affect human behavior and ultimately, the practice of social work. The author focuses on empowerment, highlighting 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 /5(21).

    work that social work practitioners and other helping professionals perform for improving people's physical and mental health, promoting self determination and independence, fortifying family bonds, enhancing quality of life and seeking effective functioning of . Additionally, the text explores macro influences of groups, communities and organizations in individual chapters. It also contains a chapter on social welfare policy that examines the impact of specific policies at each stage of the life-cycle and paves the way for new directions in research and future directions in policy and : Cloth.


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