Understanding Human Behavior and the Social Environment

Understanding Human Behavior and the Social Environment

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Help your students understand the mysteries of human behavior with Zastrow and Kirst-Ashman's text. Now available with a personalized online learning plan, this social work-specific book looks at lifespan through the lens of social work theory and practice. The authors use an empowerment approach to cover human development and behavior theories within the context of family, organizational, and community systems. Using a chronological lifespan approach, the authors present separate chapters on biological, psychological, and social impacts at the different lifespan stages with an emphasis on strengths and empowerment. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Then he stomped over to his decrepit 1999 Dodge Neon and drove off before his concerned sister and brother-in-law could stop him. ... As a postscript to this story, Doug developed a drinking problem. ... Homan (2004) comments on how systems theory applies to communities: Each organism a€” a city, a neighborhood, anbsp;...

Title:Understanding Human Behavior and the Social Environment
Author:Charles Zastrow, Karen Kirst-Ashman
Publisher:Cengage Learning - 2006-06-06


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