ERIC Number: EJ592762
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
The Evolution of Social Work Ethics.
Reamer, Frederic G.
Social Work, v43 n6 p488-500 Nov 1998
Traces the evolution of ethical norms, principles, and standards in social work during four stages in the profession's history: (1) morality period, (2) values period, (3) ethical theory and decision-making period, and (4) ethical standards and risk-management period. Recent developments in the profession include complex conceptual frameworks and practical resources to help identify, assess, and address ethical issues. (Author/JDM)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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