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  • Active Ageing and Demographic Change: Challenges for social work and social policy book cover

    Active Ageing and Demographic Change

    Challenges for social work and social policy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Siniša Zrinščak, Susan Lawrence

    Although demographic change has been a widely discussed topic for decades, its scope, social impact and related policy responses leave us with many unresolved social issues. Demographic change is a reality for all European societies but the ways in which it is taking place differ from country to…

    Paperback – 2017-08-11

  • Intellectual Disability and Being Human: A Care Ethics Model book cover

    Intellectual Disability and Being Human

    A Care Ethics Model, 1st Edition

    By Chrissie Rogers

    Intellectual disability is often overlooked within mainstream disability studies, and theories developed about disability and physical impairment may not always be appropriate when thinking about intellectual (or learning) disability. This pioneering book, in considering intellectually disabled…

    Paperback – 2017-07-27
    Routledge Advances in Disability Studies

  • Mindfulness-Related Treatments and Addiction Recovery book cover

    Mindfulness-Related Treatments and Addiction Recovery

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marianne Marcus, Aleksandra Zgierska

    While mindfulness meditation has been used in clinical settings as an adjunctive treatment for substance use disorders for some time, there has been limited empirical evidence to support this practice. Mindfulness-Related Treatments and Addiction Recovery bridges this gap by reporting the findings…

    Paperback – 2017-07-27

  • Social Exclusion in Europe: Problems and Paradigms book cover

    Social Exclusion in Europe

    Problems and Paradigms, 1st Edition

    By Paul Littlewood, Ignace Glorieux, Ingrid Jönsson

    Exclusion has come to hold a prominent place in the political discourse of all governments in the European Union and in the European Commission itself. As such, it figures importantly in various research agencies’ funding priorities attracting academics to develop and conduct major research…

    Paperback – 2017-07-13

  • Childhood Citizenship, Governance and Policy: The politics of becoming adult book cover

    Childhood Citizenship, Governance and Policy

    The politics of becoming adult, 1st Edition

    By Sana Nakata

    Debates about children’s rights not only concern those things that children have a right to have and to do but also our broader social and political community, and the moral and political status of the child within it. This book examines children’s rights and citizenship in the USA, UK and…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30
    Routledge Studies in Governance and Public Policy

  • Compassionate Communities: Case Studies from Britain and Europe book cover

    Compassionate Communities

    Case Studies from Britain and Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Klaus Wegleitner, Katharina Heimerl, Allan Kellehear

    Compassionate communities are communities that provide assistance for those in need of end of life care, separate from any official heath service provision that may already be available within the community. This idea was developed in 2005 in Allan Kellehear’s seminal volume- Compassionate…

    Paperback – 2017-06-29
    Routledge Key Themes in Health and Society

  • Substance Use in Social Work Education and Training: Preparing for and supporting practice book cover

    Substance Use in Social Work Education and Training

    Preparing for and supporting practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hilda Loughran, Wulf Livingston

    Substance use has become an increasingly common concern for all aspects of social work practice, and especially when working with mental health and vulnerable families. This requires all social workers to have sufficient education and training in alcohol and other drugs across a range of settings.…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16

  • Examining the Relationship between Trauma and Addiction book cover

    Examining the Relationship between Trauma and Addiction

    1st Edition

    Edited by Shelly Wiechelt, Shulamith Lala A. Straussner

    Trauma, trauma-related disorders, substance use, and addictive disorders often co-occur, and frequently play a role in the problems and issues that social workers contend with in their practice with individuals, families, and communities. Research shows that there is a relationship between…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16

  • Gender-based Violence and Public Health: International perspectives on budgets and policies book cover

    Gender-based Violence and Public Health

    International perspectives on budgets and policies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Keerty Nakray

    Gender-based violence is a multi-faceted public health problem with numerous consequences for an individual’s physical and mental health and wellbeing. This collection develops a comprehensive public health approach for working with gender-based violence, paying specific attention to…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge Studies in Public Health

  • Social Work Doctoral Education: Past, Present and Future book cover

    Social Work Doctoral Education

    Past, Present and Future, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paul A. Kurzman

    The rapid expansion of doctoral education in social work is changing academia, and expanding the expectations of education for professional practice. This volume focuses on the early development, gradual evolution and present status of social work doctoral education. Relevant for social work…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16

  • The Bureaucrat and the Poor: Encounters in French Welfare Offices book cover

    The Bureaucrat and the Poor

    Encounters in French Welfare Offices, 1st Edition

    By Vincent Dubois

    Welfare offices usually attract negative descriptions of bureaucracy with their queues, routines, and impersonal nature. Are they anonymous machines or the locus of neutral service relationships? Showing how people experience state public administration, The Bureaucrat and the Poor provides a…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16

  • The Psychology of Employee Empowerment: Concepts, Critical Themes and a Framework for Implementation book cover

    The Psychology of Employee Empowerment

    Concepts, Critical Themes and a Framework for Implementation, 1st Edition

    By Rozana Ahmad Huq

    The complexities of employee empowerment have been largely underestimated and it is clear that organisations struggle with putting the concept into practice. Rozana Ahmad Huq recognises that effective utilisation of human resources is a strategic issue for organisations. Hierarchical…

    Paperback – 2017-06-14

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