Flashcards in Exam 2 Study guide Deck (11)
A legally mandated program established within education, business, and industry to improve opportunities for people of color and for women.
Affirmative Action Program
The rights of citizens to political and social freedom and equality.
A process to help others increase their personal, interpersonal, or political power so they can take action themselves to improve their lives.
Fairness and equity in the protection of civil and human rights, the treatment of individuals, the distribution of opportunity, and the assurance of personal and economic opportunity.
Fair allocation of resources.
Action that maintains and supports prejudice.
An irrational attitude of hostility directed against an individual, a group, a race, or their supposed characteristics.
Groups that experience prejudice, discrimination, and oppression by the dominant group.
Populations at risk
The process of obtaining relevant information about the client system and perceived needs.
Social study or social history
The process of making tentative judgements about how the information derived from a client system affects the system.