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  • Spiritual Art and Art Education book cover

    Spiritual Art and Art Education

    1st Edition

    By Janis Lander

    This book is a study of contemporary spirituality as it is practiced in the world today, characterized by its secular and inclusive nature, and applied to art and art education. It identifies the issues facing a formal introduction of contemporary spiritual concepts into a secular and multicultural…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

  • Long-term Care for the Elderly in Europe: Development and Prospects book cover

    Long-term Care for the Elderly in Europe

    Development and Prospects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bent Greve

    Long-term care is an increasingly important issue in many contemporary welfare states around the globe given ageing populations. This ground-breaking book provides detailed case studies of 11 EU-member states’ welfare regimes within Europe to show how welfare states organize, structures and deliver…

    Paperback – 2018-01-30
    Routledge
    Social Welfare Around the World

  • Domestic Violence in Diverse Contexts: A Re-examination of Gender book cover

    Domestic Violence in Diverse Contexts

    A Re-examination of Gender, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Wendt, Lana Zannettino

    Overwhelmingly, it is women who are the victims of domestic violence and this book puts women’s experiences of domestic violence at its centre, whilst acknowledging their many diverse and complex identities. Concentrating on the various forms of domestic abuse and its occurrence and manifestations…

    Paperback – 2018-01-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Health and Social Policy

  • Disability, Avoidance and the Academy: Challenging Resistance book cover

    Disability, Avoidance and the Academy

    Challenging Resistance, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Bolt, Claire Penketh

    Disability is a widespread phenomenon, indeed a potentially universal one as life expectancies rise. Within the academic world, it has relevance for all disciplines yet is often dismissed as a niche market or someone else’s domain. This collection explores how academic avoidance of disability…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Disability Studies

  • Missing Persons: A handbook of research book cover

    Missing Persons

    A handbook of research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karen Shalev Greene, Llian Alys

    A missing person is an individual whose whereabouts are unknown and where there is some concern for his or her wellbeing. In the UK, around 250,000 people are reported missing every year, with the majority being children under the age of 18. Despite the fact that missing persons are a social…

    Paperback – 2018-01-24
    Routledge

  • Contemporary Feminisms in Social Work Practice book cover

    Contemporary Feminisms in Social Work Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah Wendt, Nicole Moulding

    Contemporary Feminisms in Social Work Practice explores feminism as core to social work knowledge, practice and ethics. It demonstrates how gender-neutral perspectives and practices obscure gender discourses and power relations. It also shows feminist social work practice can transform areas of…

    Paperback – 2018-01-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Chronic Illness, Vulnerability and Social Work: Autoimmunity and the contemporary disease experience book cover

    Chronic Illness, Vulnerability and Social Work

    Autoimmunity and the contemporary disease experience, 1st Edition

    By Liz Price, Liz Walker

    Whilst the body has recently assumed greater sociological significance, there has been less engagement in social work and social care on the bodily experience of health, illness and disease. This innovative volume redresses the balance by exploring chronic illness and social work, through the…

    Paperback – 2018-01-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Dictionary of Social Welfare book cover

    Dictionary of Social Welfare

    1st Edition

    By Noel W Timms, Rita Timms

    First published in 1982, this dictionary offers a practical aid to students of social work and of social policy in their conversation about social welfare. It explains the meaning or range of meanings of common terms and explains their applications in welfare, legislation, policy and use by welfare…

    Paperback – 2018-01-18
    Routledge

  • Neoliberalism and Education: Rearticulating Social Justice and Inclusion book cover

    Neoliberalism and Education

    Rearticulating Social Justice and Inclusion, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kalwant Bhopal, Farzana Shain

    Neoliberalism and Education: Rearticulating Social Justice and Inclusion offers a critical reflection on the establishment of neoliberalism as the new global orthodoxy in the field of education, and considers what this means for social justice and inclusion. It brings together writers from a number…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

  • International Perspectives on Group Work: Leadership, Practice, Research, and Teaching book cover

    International Perspectives on Group Work

    Leadership, Practice, Research, and Teaching, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ana Puig, Bogusia Skudrzyk, Julieta Monteiro-Leitner, A. Michael Hutchins

    The counselling profession in the United States is calling for increased international collaboration, engagement, and understanding of the global issues which impact the way in which counsellors conduct their professional practice, teaching, and research. This book captures the experiences of group…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

  • China's Social Policy: Transformation and Challenges book cover

    China's Social Policy

    Transformation and Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kinglun Ngok, Chak Kwan Chan

    This book critically and comprehensively examines China’s welfare development amidst its rapid economic growth and increasing social tensions. It covers the main policy areas from China’s inception of the open door policy in 1978 to the new administration of Jinping Xi and Keqiang Li, including…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Comparative Development and Policy in Asia

  • New Life Courses, Social Risks and Social Policy in East Asia book cover

    New Life Courses, Social Risks and Social Policy in East Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Raymond K. H. Chan, Jens Zinn, Lih-Rong Wang

    Social policy in modern industrialised societies is increasingly challenged by new social risks. These include insecure employment resulting from ever more volatile labour markets, new family and gender relationships resulting from the growing participation of women in the labour market, and the…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Comparative Development and Policy in Asia

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