Taylor & Francis India: Child and Family Social Work

  • Children's Rights in Africa: A Legal Perspective book cover

    Children's Rights in Africa

    A Legal Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julia Sloth-Nielsen

    This collection is anchored in an African conception of children's rights and the law, and reflects contemporary discourses taking place in the region of the children's rights sphere. The majority of contributors are African and adopt an individual approach to their topic which reflects their…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge

  • Aboriginal Child Welfare, Self-Government and the Rights of Indigenous Children: Protecting the Vulnerable Under International Law book cover

    Aboriginal Child Welfare, Self-Government and the Rights of Indigenous Children

    Protecting the Vulnerable Under International Law, 1st Edition

    By Sonia Harris-Short

    This volume addresses the contentious and topical issue of aboriginal self-government over child welfare. Using case studies from Australia and Canada, it discusses aboriginal child welfare in historical and comparative perspectives and critically examines recent legal reforms and changes in the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge

  • Violations of Trust: How Social and Welfare Institutions Fail Children and Young People book cover

    Violations of Trust

    How Social and Welfare Institutions Fail Children and Young People, 1st Edition

    By Richard Hil

    Edited by Judith Bessant

    The past few decades have brought to light increasing evidence of systemic and repeated institutional abuse of children and young people in many western nations. Government enquiries, research studies and media reports have begun to highlight the widespread nature of sexual, physical and emotional…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge
    Welfare and Society

  • Going it Alone?: Lone Motherhood in Late Modernity book cover

    Going it Alone?

    Lone Motherhood in Late Modernity, 1st Edition

    By Martina Klett-Davies

    Are lone mothers 'going it alone' in late modernity? In this fascinating work, Martina Klett-Davies examines how women negotiate lone motherhood in Britain and Germany. She draws on interviews with 70 unmarried lone mothers living on state benefits in inner city areas to examine the complexity and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge

  • Design for Sport book cover

    Design for Sport

    1st Edition

    By Anxo Cereijo Roibás, Emmanuel Stamatakis

    Design for Sport shows how socially responsible design can contribute to make sport practice widespread in the general population including disadvantaged and hard-to-reach groups, and those that have been traditionally excluded such as the elderly, disabled people, those living in deprived areas…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge
    Design for Social Responsibility

  • 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

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