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Author Simon, Barbara Levy, 1949-

Title The empowerment tradition in American social work : a history / Barbara Levy Simon.

Imprint New York : Columbia University Press, ©1994.


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  361.973 S594E    Check Shelf
Description xviii, 227 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Empowering the powerless
Empowering the powerless.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-214) and index.
Contents Alex Gitterman Editor's Note -- 1. Empowerment and Social Work Practice -- 2. The Roots of Empowerment -- 3. The Early Period: Context and Influences, 1893-1917 -- 4. The Early Period: Social Work's Visions of Empowerment, 1893-1917 -- 5. Wartime and the Interwar Years: Context and Influences, 1917-1945 -- 6. Wartime and Interwar Visions of Empowerment Practice, 1917-1945 -- 7. Recent Practice: Context and Influences, 1945-1994 -- 8. Recent Visions of Empowerment Practice, 1945-1994.
Subject Social service -- United States -- History.
United States -- Social policy.
Social policy. (OCoLC)fst01122738
Social service. (OCoLC)fst01123192
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Empowerment (DE-588)4474644-1
Geschichte (DE-588)4020517-4
Sozialarbeit (DE-588)4055676-1
Sozialpolitik (DE-588)4055879-4
United States (DE-588)4078704-7
United States.
United States -- Social policy.
Indexed Term Welfare services History
United States
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 0231074441 (acid-free paper)
9780231074445 (acid-free paper)
023107445X (pbk.)
9780231074452 (pbk.)
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