Taylor & Francis India: Child and Family Social Work

  • The Child and the European Convention on Human Rights: Second Edition book cover

    The Child and the European Convention on Human Rights

    Second Edition, 1st Edition

    By Ursula Kilkelly, Ursula Kilkelly, Ursula Kilkelly

    The European Convention on Human Rights is the most successful system for the enforcement of human rights in the world. However, to date its full potential for protecting children’s rights has not been explored as attention has focused on the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. This unique…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • Unemployed Youth and Social Exclusion in Europe: Learning for Inclusion? book cover

    Unemployed Youth and Social Exclusion in Europe

    Learning for Inclusion?, 1st Edition

    By Susan Warner Weil, Danny Wildemeersch, Barry Percy-Smith

    This book confronts readers with questions emerging from the 'gap' between EU aspirations to reduce youth unemployment without increasing social exclusion - and what is actually happening in practice. Aimed at a diverse readership, it is based on a three year European Union (EU) project into…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge

  • Teen Pregnancy and Parenting: Rethinking the Myths and Misperceptions book cover

    Teen Pregnancy and Parenting

    Rethinking the Myths and Misperceptions, 1st Edition

    By Keri Weed, Jody S Nicholson, Jaelyn R. Farris

    Whether glamorised or stigmatised, teenage parenthood is all too often used to stand for a host of social problems, and empirical research results ignored. Identifying core controversies surrounding teen pregnancy and parenting, this book resolves misperceptions using findings from large-scale,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Health and Social Policy

  • Persisters and Desisters in Crime from Adolescence into Adulthood: Explanation, Prevention and Punishment book cover

    Persisters and Desisters in Crime from Adolescence into Adulthood

    Explanation, Prevention and Punishment, 1st Edition

    By Machteld Hoeve, Peter H. van der Laan

    Edited by Rolf Loeber

    Too many juvenile delinquents persist in their offending into adulthood. They constitute a major burden for individual victims, for businesses and the justice system, all contributing to the total cost of crime for society. Focusing on the transition between juvenile offending and adult crime,…

    Paperback – 2016-10-28
    Routledge

  • Taking Responsibility, Law and the Changing Family book cover

    Taking Responsibility, Law and the Changing Family

    1st Edition

    By Heather Keating

    Edited by Craig Lind

    This volume considers the impact that changing family norms have had on the responsibilities that the law allocates to people in family relationships. Contributions are drawn from a wide variety of jurisdictions in which scholars, lawyers, judges and policy-makers have been trying to discern what…

    Paperback – 2016-10-28
    Routledge

  • Outcome Assessment in Residential Treatment book cover

    Outcome Assessment in Residential Treatment

    1st Edition

    By Steven I Pfeiffer

    As residential treatment centers and psychiatric hospitals are increasingly asked to document their effectiveness, it is essential for mental health care providers to demonstrate the efficacy and cost-effectiveness of the services they provide. Outcome Assessment in Residential Treatment helps…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge

  • The Anthropology of Child and Youth Care Work book cover

    The Anthropology of Child and Youth Care Work

    1st Edition

    By Rivka Eisikovits

    The Anthropology of Child and Youth Care Work presents and illustrates an anthropological model of child and youth care work and explores the associated benefits of such an approach. Author Rivka A. Eisikovits’model enhances workers’on-the-job effectiveness with clients and co-workers…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge

  • Pupil Disaffection in Schools: Bad Boys and Hard Girls book cover

    Pupil Disaffection in Schools

    Bad Boys and Hard Girls, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Swann

    Sarah Swann provides a fresh approach to examining the long-standing debates over disaffection, and in particular social class differences in educational achievement, through a mixed methods methodology and the showcasing of new research. By observing pupils as they engage with peers and teachers…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge

  • Group Work Practice in a Troubled Society: Problems and Opportunities book cover

    Group Work Practice in a Troubled Society

    Problems and Opportunities, 1st Edition

    By Roselle Kurland, Robert Salmon

    This book presents the wide range and diversity of effective group work practice in today’s troubled society. Representing the best in current practice, chapters discuss modern group work and contain rich examples of practice and theory. Group Work Practice in a Troubled Society examines the social…

    Paperback – 2016-10-17
    Routledge

  • Managing the Residential Treatment Center in Troubled Times book cover

    Managing the Residential Treatment Center in Troubled Times

    1st Edition

    By Gordon Northrup

    Here is an informative guide to help directors and staff of residential treatment centers (RTCs) cope with the financial and administrative problems resulting from today’s financially turbulent times. Financial problems have closed some centers and managed care or other health care changes will…

    Paperback – 2016-10-17
    Routledge

  • The Economics of Divorce: The Effects on Parents and Children book cover

    The Economics of Divorce

    The Effects on Parents and Children, 1st Edition

    Edited by Craig Everett

    The Economics of Divorce recognizes the critical role economic factors play during and after the divorce process. In the past, research into this issue has remained very general despite the enormous weight economics put on the entire divorce process. This book concentrates on elements specifically…

    Paperback – 2016-10-17
    Routledge

  • The Stepfamily Puzzle: Intergenerational Influences book cover

    The Stepfamily Puzzle

    Intergenerational Influences, 1st Edition

    By Craig Everett

    Do stepfamilies experience greater levels of stressors than first families? Do they also experience more negative manifestations of stress? Find the latest research on these questions and more in this groundbreaking exploration of the complex factors and dynamics that make up stepfamilies. The…

    Paperback – 2016-10-17
    Routledge

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