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The Resource Empowerment practice with families in distress, Judith Bula Wise

Empowerment practice with families in distress, Judith Bula Wise

Label
Empowerment practice with families in distress
Title
Empowerment practice with families in distress
Statement of responsibility
Judith Bula Wise
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For more than 150 years, empowering practices have been used by social workers in their work with families, but the techniques of today differ significantly from those of the pioneers or even from those of a few years ago. Today's practitioners recognize that empowering others is impossible; social workers can, however, assist others as they empower themselves. This book integrates time-honored approaches with today's more modest goals, mindful of what empowerment can and cannot do. Synthesizing several theoretical supports-the strengths perspective, system theory, theories of family well
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wise, Judith Bula
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Empowering the powerless
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Family social work
  • Social work with people with social disabilities
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Service social familial
  • Service social aux handicapés sociaux
  • Familles inadaptées, Services aux
  • Pouvoir (Sciences sociales)
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Dysfunctional families
  • Family social work
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Social work with people with social disabilities
  • Service social familial
  • Famille dysfonctionnelle
  • Handicapé social
  • Responsabilisation
  • Pouvoir
  • Social Sciences
  • Sociology, other
  • Sociology
Label
Empowerment practice with families in distress, Judith Bula Wise
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-313) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
TABLE OF CONTENTS -- A family-centered empowerment framework -- Empowerment then and now -- Seeing families through an empowerment lens -- Three family profiles: the journey from oppression to empowerment -- The Laurencio-Smith family: our differences saved us -- The Williams family: new lives beyond incest -- The Brown-Wiley family: homeless no more -- Helping families -- The phases and actions of empowering practice -- A closer look at families with their communities -- Empowering families with community resources -- Supporting theories that empower social worker-family transactions
Control code
ocn796813119
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 324 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231529471
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/wise12462
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt273wcg
  • 631b8443-0cf6-4654-b7ee-bccc8f4ad357
Publisher number
EB00662718
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)796813119
Label
Empowerment practice with families in distress, Judith Bula Wise
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-313) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
TABLE OF CONTENTS -- A family-centered empowerment framework -- Empowerment then and now -- Seeing families through an empowerment lens -- Three family profiles: the journey from oppression to empowerment -- The Laurencio-Smith family: our differences saved us -- The Williams family: new lives beyond incest -- The Brown-Wiley family: homeless no more -- Helping families -- The phases and actions of empowering practice -- A closer look at families with their communities -- Empowering families with community resources -- Supporting theories that empower social worker-family transactions
Control code
ocn796813119
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 324 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231529471
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/wise12462
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt273wcg
  • 631b8443-0cf6-4654-b7ee-bccc8f4ad357
Publisher number
EB00662718
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)796813119

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