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Title Women's issues and social work practice / [edited by] Elaine Norman and Arlene Mancuso.

Publication Info. Itasca, IL : F.E. Peacock Publishers, [1980]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  362.83 W872I    Check Shelf
Description xvi, 276 pages ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and indexes.
Contents Part I. Introduction and overview -- Introduction / Elaine Norman and Arlene Mancuso -- Sex roles and sexism / Elaine Norman -- A herstory of women in social work / Susan T. Vandiver -- Part II. A view of the particular -- No drums, no trumpets : Working-class women / Arlene Mancuso -- Aging and old age : The last sexist rip-off / Audrey Faulkner -- Ain't I a woman / Barbara Joseph -- The social work profession encounters the battered woman / Eleanor Kremen -- New knowledge and the drinking woman / Eileen Corrigan -- Some mothers are lesbians / Bernice Goodman -- Part III. A view of systems -- Women and the health care system : Implications for social work practice / Elinor Polansky -- Women and the mental health system / Gloria Donadello -- Women and income maintenance programs / Susan Maizel Chambre -- Women administrators in social work / Roslyn Chernesky.
Subject Social work education -- United States.
Social service -- United States.
Sexism -- United States.
Sex discrimination against women -- United States.
Sex discrimination in employment -- United States.
Added Author Norman, Elaine.
Mancuso, Arlene.
ISBN 087581249X
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