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Unformatted text preview: contemporary issues: person should have knowledge of cultural concerns, etc., before acting within/toward Applications to Practice acknowledge cultural differences persons both cultures should be flexible eval. available support systems w/in culture effectiveness requires invitation from culture agency should have staff or resources that reflects clients cultures Critical Analysis classic theories emphasize dysfunction (majority behavior and deviant behavior) lack of attention to psych processes adaptation expected but process is not outlined current theories dual perspective systems theory conflict theory symbolic interaction (replacing things/ideas with signs, e.g. crosses, stopsigns) Eriksons developmental theory...
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This note was uploaded on 04/15/2008 for the course SOCIAL WOR -- taught by Professor -- during the Spring '08 term at Abilene Christian University.
- Spring '08