Eye on Ethics: The Concept of Standard of Care
Department (Manual Entry)
School of Social Work
I imagine that architect Coombs never anticipated that his judgment about managing his relationship with Beede would have such profound reverberations. In fact, the way contemporary social workers think about their professional relationships and ethical decisions is linked inextricably to this small-town dispute in the 19th century.
Reamer, Frederic G., "Eye on Ethics: The Concept of Standard of Care," May, 2014, available at http://www.socialworktoday.com/news/eoe_051314.shtml