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Title The global environmental crisis : implications for social welfare and social work / edited by Marie D. Hoff, John G. McNutt
Published Aldershot : Avebury, [1994]


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 W'PONDS  333.7 Hof/Gec  AVAILABLE
Description xvii, 309 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents Foreword / Mark W. Lusk -- Section A. Establishing the relationships between social and environmental issues -- 1. Introduction / Marie D. Hoff and John G. McNutt -- 2. Environmental foundations of social welfare: theoretical resources / Marie D. Hoff -- 3. Social welfare policy and the environmental crisis: it's time to rethink our traditional models / John G. McNutt -- 4. Environmental injustice: social welfare and toxic waste / Mary E. Rogge -- 5. In an age of ecology: limits to voluntarism and traditional theory in social work practice / Frank James Tester --Section B. Developing practice and educational responses -- 6. Endangered culture: Hawaiians, nature and economic development / Jon K. Matsuoka and Davianna Pomaika'i McGregor -- 7. Environmental quality and social welfare in Poland / Richard S. Bolan -- 8. Navajo uranium workers and the environment: technological disaster survival strategies / Susan E. Dawson -- 9. Occupational disease and the disadvantaged worker: a mandate for social work / Paula T. Silver -- 10. The environmental crisis and direct social work practice / Madeline L. Lovell and Douglas L. Johnson -- 11. Citizen participation in environmental decisions: policy, reality and considerations for community organizing / Stephen E. Kauffman -- 12. Case studies in community organizing around environmental threats / Jan Gallagher Shubert -- 13. Field education for environmental hazards: expanding the person-in-environment perspective / Mary E. Rogge -- 14. Putting the environment into the 'human behavior and the social environment' curriculum / Stephen E. Kauffman, et al. -- 15. Conclusion. Dilemmas and challenges for the future of social welfare and social work / John G. McNutt and Marie D. Hoff
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and index
SUBJECT Environment and quality of life.
Subject Environmental responsibility.
Human ecology.
Public welfare -- Environmental aspects.
Social ecology.
Social policy -- Environmental aspects.
Social service -- Environmental aspects.
Social service.
Author Hoff, Marie D.
McNutt, John G., 1951-
ISBN 1856285855