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Reminiscences of Helen Harris Perlman : oral history, 1980.

Creator: Perlman, Helen Harris.
Project: National Association of Social Workers project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :Transcript 354 leaves. Miscellaneous papers relating to oral history.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Psychiatric social worker; interviewee b. 1905.

Scope and Contents

Childhood in Minnesota; University of Minnesota, BA 1926; early social work experience with Jewish Social Service Bureau of Chicago, 1927-1932; student, New York School of Social Work; courses with Grace Marcus, Fern Lowry, and Gordon Hamilton; influence of Sigmund Freud on career; professor, University of Chicago, from 1945 on methods of eaching social work; theories of social work.


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Copyright by The National Association of Social Workers, 1981. Permission required to cite, quote, and reproduce. Contact repository for information.

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