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Title Social work practice with Black families : a culturally specific perspective / [edited by] Sadye M.L. Logan, Edith M. Freeman, Ruth G. McRoy.

Publication Info. New York : Longman, [1990]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  362.84 S678SO    Check Shelf
Description xiii, 289 pages : illustrations 23 cm
Contents A historical overview of black families / Ruth G. McRoy -- Black families : race, ethnicity, culture, social class, and gender issues / Sadye M.L. Logan -- Theoretical perspectives for practice with black families / Edith M. Freeman -- The black family's life cycle : operationalizing a strengths perspective / Edith M. Freeman -- Diversity among black families : assessing structure and function / Sadye M.L. Logan -- Cultural and racial identity in black families / Ruth G. McRoy -- The black family and the school / Frances S. Caple -- Black children in foster care / Patricia G. Morisey --Treatment considerations for working with pregnant black adolescents, their families, and their partners / Sadye M.L. Logan, Edith M. Freeman, and Ruth G. McRoy -- Working with the black poor : implications for effective theoretical and practice approaches / Leon F. Williams -- The impact of underemployment and unemployment on the quality of black family life / James A. Moss and George R. Lockhart -- Culturally sensitive social work practice with black alcoholics and their families / Roosevelt Wright, Jr., Barbara Lynn Kail, and Robert F. Creecy -- The older person in the black family / Marion L. Beaver -- Blacks and the health care delivery system : challenges and prospects / Bernice Catherine O. Harper -- Research and practice issues with black families / Billy J. Tidwell -- Challenges and opportunities : future practice and research with black families / Sadye M.L. Logan, Edith M. Freeman and Ruth G. McRoy.
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and indexes.
Subject Social work with African Americans.
Family social work -- United States.
African Continental Ancestry Group -- United States.
Family -- ethnology -- United States.
Social Work.
Added Author Logan, Sadye Louise, 1943-
Freeman, Edith M.
McRoy, Ruth G.
ISBN 0801300126
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