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Conference NASW Conference on Social Work Practice with Women (1st : 1980 : Washington, D.C.)

Title Women, power, and change : selected papers from Social Work Practice in Sexist Society : First NASW Conference on Social Work Practice with Women, September 14-16, 1980, Washington, D.C. / Ann Weick and Susan T. Vandiver, editors.

Publication Info. Washington, D.C. : National Association of Social Workers, [1982]


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  305.42 N277W    Check Shelf
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  305.42 N277W2    Check Shelf
Description xviii, 214 pages ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Note "NASW catalog no.: CPB-092-C"--T.p. verso.
Contents 1. Vulnerability and power -- Redefining concepts of mental health / Janice Wood Wetzel -- Depression in women : explanations and prevention / Janice M. De Lange -- Therapy with battered women / Deborah M. Henson and Janet L. Schinderman -- Rape crisis theory revisited / Martha Baum, Barbara K. Shore, and Esther Sales -- Older women as victims of violence / Stephanie FallCreek and Nancy Hooyman -- 2. Dual oppression and power -- Black women : the resilient victims / Barbara W. White -- Asian-American women : a historical and cultural perspective / Angela Shen Ryan -- The Chicana in transition / Martha Molina Fimbres -- Observations on social work with American Indian women / Evelyn Lance Blanchard -- Homophobia and social work practice with lesbians / Joan M. Cummerton -- Social work with lesbian couples / Natalie Jane Woodman -- 3. Economic roles and power -- Dilemmas in role identification for low-income women / Betsy McAlister Groves, Marie Cassella, and Jane Jacobs -- Work requirements for AFDC mothers / Kathleen Spangler Hill -- Toward a feminist model for planning for and with women / Cheryl Ellsworth...[et al.] -- Toward androgyny in community and organizational practice / Ruth A. Brandwein -- 4. Social work and power -- Issues of power in social work practice / Ann Weick -- Beyond advocacy / Betty Sancier -- Issues for women in a 'woman's' profession / Carol H. Meyer -- Social work values and skills to empower women / Barbara Bryant Solomon.
Subject Women -- United States -- Social conditions.
Sex discrimination against women -- United States.
Women -- Services for -- United States.
Power (Social sciences)
Social change.
Social work with women -- United States.
Social Work -- United States -- Congresses.
Women -- United States -- Congresses.
Added Author Weick, Ann.
Vandiver, Susan T.
National Association of Social Workers.
Added Title Social work practice in sexist society.
ISBN 0871010925 paperback
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