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Author Sachs, Jerome.

Title Clinical work and social action : an integrative approach / Jerome Sachs, Fred Newdom.

Imprint New York : Haworth Press, ©1999.


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  361.32 S121C    Check Shelf
Description xii, 227 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series Haworth social work practice
Haworth social work practice.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-221) and index.
Contents Values -- Theoretical Knowledge -- Practice, Praxis, and Contradictions -- Outline of the Book -- Values -- Self-Determination -- Economic and Political Justice -- Dialogical Praxis -- Introduction to Theory and Phenomenology -- Phenomenology, the Critical Incident Technique, Process Recording, and Problematizing the World -- Analysis of a "Typical" Intervention of an Industrial Social Worker Working for a Labor Union -- Freud -- Listening and the Unconscious -- Listening to the Unconscious of Workers and Students -- The Real and the Resistance -- Negation -- Clinical Neutrality -- Anxiety -- From Positivist Sociology and Social Psychology to Symbolic Interaction Theory -- August Comte's Positivism and the Origins of European and American Sociology -- The Beginnings of American Sociology -- Symbolic Interaction Theory and the Chicago School of Sociology -- Critical Theory and Critical Practice -- The Roots of Critical Theory -- Karl Marx -- Sigmund Freud -- Max Horkheimer -- Critical Theory in Practice: Herbert Marcuse's Repressive Tolerance -- Michel Foucault and Postmodern Theory -- The Contradictions in Clinical Work -- Contradictions in Clinical Work at the Level of the Worker -- A Word About Countertransference and Contradictions -- Contradictions in Agencies -- Contradictions in the Professional Role -- Contradictions in Social Work Education -- Contradictions in the Political Economy -- The Intensity of Contradictions -- Action and Reflection in Work with a Group of Homeless People -- The Decision to Work with the Homeless.
Summary "Through Clinical Work and Social Action, you will find valuable suggestions and insights into how you can integrate values, theory, and practice as the basis for a new model of social work."--Jacket.
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Subject Social work education.
Social action -- Study and teaching.
Service social -- Étude et enseignement.
Action sociale -- Étude et enseignement.
Social action -- Study and teaching. (OCoLC)fst01122262
Social work education. (OCoLC)fst01123461
Added Author Newdom, Fred.
Other Form: Online version: Sachs, Jerome. Clinical work and social action. New York : Haworth Press, ©1999 (OCoLC)664550017
ISBN 0789002787 (alk. paper)
9780789002785 (alk. paper)
0789002795 (soft cover)
9780789002792 (soft cover)
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