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Power, authority, and responsibility in social services

Payne, Malcolm

Power, authority, and responsibility in social services

social work in area teams

by Payne, Malcolm

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Social service -- Great Britain,
    • Social service -- Teamwork -- Great Britain

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMalcolm Payne.
      SeriesStudies in social policy
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV245 .P35
      The Physical Object
      Pagination253 p. ;
      Number of Pages253
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4195439M
      ISBN 100333265858
      LC Control Number80474244

      Nature of Authority in the Uniformed Public Services Beth Freeman Authority is defined as the ‘power or right to give orders, make decisions, and enforce obedience’. There are many different organisations that enforce discipline within the public services, which have the right to extend different levels of authority and enforce different. The Effects of Power on Responsibility Power and responsibility have a complex relationship that is connected by factors such as a person’s morals and ethics, personality, and under what conditions the person was raised. In a world where power can be found in many forms and in many places, the use and abuse of power can be seen regularly.

        A social worker has more than the obligation of helping clients through counseling, psychotherapy and social services such as health care. In all of their various roles -- educators, managers, evaluators, negotiators, facilitators, advocates -- social workers, as health workers, must abide by legal responsibilities concerning clients' personal information, treatment and behavioral issues. Social Power Definition Social power is the potential for social influence. The available tools one has to exert influence over another can lead to a change in that person. Social power and social influence are separate and distinct concepts. Although social power is potential (which may or may not be used), social influence is an [ ].

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