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Title Human behavior and the social environment : integrating theory and evidence-based practice / John S. Wodarski, Sophia F. Dziegielewski, editors
Published New York, NY : Springer Pub., [2002]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 317 pages) : illustrations
Series Springer series on social work
Springer series on social work (Unnumbered)
Contents Contributors; Acknowledgments; 1. Understanding Human Growth and Development: Integrating Theory and Empiricism; Part I: Micro and Mezzo Perspectives: Individual Approaches to Human Growth and Development; Introduction -- Micro and Mezzo Perspectives: Individual Approaches to Human Growth and Development; 2. The Interplay Between Biology, Genetics, and Human Behavior; 3. Cognitive Variables as Factors in Human Growth and Development; 4. The Life Span Perspective; 5. Labeling Theory and Human Development
Summary This comprehensive text offers a solid foundation for asssessment of human behavior in micro, mezzo, and macro settings. The editors offer practical and concrete consideration of how human behavior is affected in different systems: individual, biological, family, community, and organizations. These influences are reviewed in terms of implications for practice
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Human behavior.
Social ecology.
Social service.
Human Development.
Psychological Theory.
Social Environment.
Social Work -- methods.
Form Electronic book
Author Dziegielewski, Sophia F.
Wodarski, John S.
LC no. 2001049016
ISBN 0826123422 (electronic bk.)
9780826123428 (electronic bk.)