Social and Economic Justice

Required Texts

Rogers, A. T. (2013). Human behavior in the social environment. (3rd ed.) New York: Routledge Taylor & Francis Group. ISBN: 978-0-415-50482-9

Students will also be required to access and utilize the Interactive Case Studies on the companion site to the Rogers (2013) text at http://www.routledgesw.com/caseStudies.

please chose (Emilia Sanchez and Gloria Sanchez)

Case Analysis Paper: In this paper you will discuss/analyze/assess the development of two members

from the Sanchez family (not Joey and Vicky) through a specific “lens” discussed in class. These lenses

are ways we assess a person based on different environments and/or dimensions. This includes:

• Person in the Social Environment

• Biopsychosocial Dimension

• Sociocultural Dimension

• Social Change Dimension

Then use the discussions/case analysis in your asynchronous work in all previous weeks to help you think

critically about a theory or perspectives found in those lenses to apply to the case. Examples include to

choose from:

• Person-in-environment perspective

o Systems Theory

o Ecological Theory

o Strengths Perspective

• Biopsychosocial

o Medical Model

o Cognitive Development

o Psychosexual Development

o Psychosocial Development

o Learning Theories

o Humanistic Perspective

• Sociocultural

o Conflict Theory

o Functionalism Theory

o Symbolic Interactionism/Social Constructionism

o Feminist Theory

o Culturalism Perspective

• Social Change

o Racism/ Oppression/Discrimination

o Social/Economical Oppression

o Social and Economic Justice

o Social Change in Action

o Community Organization

This paper should reflect a thorough, critical analysis of these two individuals and their circumstances.

Use and cite the textbooks and 5 current, scholarly, and empirical references. Remember to utilize APA

Format for citations in the text and bibliography. The assignment should be no longer than 8 pages.