Controversial Issues in Social Work Ethics, Values, and Obligations

Front Cover
Eileen D. Gambrill, Robert Pruger
Allyn and Bacon, 1997 - Service social - Aspect moral - 239 pages
Uses the classical Western debate format to achieve the following goals: to present different perspectives on current ethical and value issues related to social work, to demonstrate the value of using the debate format as a tool for further understanding issues, and to demonstrate that controversy c

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Debates about Practice
1
Does reliance on diagnostic labels help clients more than
25
Is the use of fringe therapiesthose lacking substantial theoretical
39
Copyright

15 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1997)

Leonard Gibbs (MSSW, ACSW) received his Ph.D. at the University of Wisconsin, Madison, in Social Welfare, in 1977. He has since taught a full range of courses in the baccalaureate program in social work at the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire. Much of his research has concerned teaching and ways to improve practice decision making.

Bibliographic information