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Unformatted text preview: Values in Community Psychology Two World Views Objectivity: Rationalism Realism Determinism Reductionism World of Subjectivity
Knowledge is relative and particularistic Reality is constructed Multiple realities Uncertainty Interrelatedness Holism The Impact of Values on Science Which problems are studied Which questions are asked about those problems Which studies get funded How data is interpreted Core Values of Community Psychology Individual wellness Sense of community Social justice Citizen participation Collaboration and Community Strengths Respect for Human Diversity Empirical Grounding Should psychologists participate in interrogations of prisoners? ...
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- Fall '08