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  • Innovative Measurement and Evaluation of Community Development Practices book cover

    Innovative Measurement and Evaluation of Community Development Practices

    1st Edition

    Edited by Norman Walzer, Jane Leonard, Mary Emery

    Finding innovative and useful measurement practices for community development projects is gaining in importance as policymakers increase the demands for accountability. This book examines some of the latest efforts to document the effectiveness of local development efforts. The types of…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge
    Community Development – Current Issues Series

  • Criminal Justice and Public Health book cover

    Criminal Justice and Public Health

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hayden Smith

    The criminal justice system now serves as the chief provider of health care services to a significant portion of society. This includes the provision of physical and mental health care for offender populations who require substantial health care resources. To date, little is known or understood…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • Social Work, Marriage, and Ethnicity: Policy and Practice book cover

    Social Work, Marriage, and Ethnicity

    Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Colita Fairfax

    By looking at a variety of racial and ethnic groups in society, Social Work, Marriage and Ethnicity examines the conventional knowledge, theories and best practices relating to marriages. Contributors address marriage interventions, female empowerment, parenting, and cohabitation, as well as the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • Domestic Disturbances, Patriarchal Values: Violence, Family and Sexuality in Early Modern Europe, 1600-1900 book cover

    Domestic Disturbances, Patriarchal Values

    Violence, Family and Sexuality in Early Modern Europe, 1600-1900, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marianna Muravyeva

    This book offers an in-depth analysis of several national case studies on family violence between the sixteenth and nineteenth centuries, using court records as their main source. It raises important questions for research on early modern Europe: the notion of absolute power; sovereignty and its…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • Older People and Migration: Challenges for Social Work book cover

    Older People and Migration

    Challenges for Social Work, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Lawrence, Sandra Torres

    With neo-liberal resource rationing, and the onus of cost shifting from the state to individuals, families, and communities, migration issues can add a further layer of complexity to the question of caring for the elderly. By presenting examples from a variety of contexts and countries, this book…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • The Education of Children and Young People in State Care book cover

    The Education of Children and Young People in State Care

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sonia Jackson, Ingrid Hojer

    Young people who leave care with few or no educational qualifications are at very high risk of social exclusion in adulthood. Yet in the past their education has attracted little attention from researchers or professionals. Studies by the editors and contributors to this volume show that the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-07
    Routledge

  • Implementing Social Europe in Times of Crises: Re-established Boundaries of Welfare? book cover

    Implementing Social Europe in Times of Crises

    Re-established Boundaries of Welfare?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dorte Sindbjerg Martinsen, Hans Vollaard

    While the EU legitimacy crisis and the Great Recession prevail, certain European Union principles and policies have to be implemented in the member states. This volume explores the diverse processes, stages and subjects of implementation in a variety of social policies to identify different…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge
    West European Politics

  • The Therapeutic Relationship: Innovative Investigations book cover

    The Therapeutic Relationship

    Innovative Investigations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hadas Wiseman, Orya Tishby

    The therapeutic relationship has been recognized by psychotherapy researchers and clinicians alike as playing a central role in the process and outcome of psychotherapy. This book presents innovative investigations of the therapeutic relationship focusing on various relationship mechanisms as they…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge

  • International Perspectives on Racial and Ethnic Mixedness and Mixing book cover

    International Perspectives on Racial and Ethnic Mixedness and Mixing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rosalind Edwards, Suki Ali, Chamion Caballero, Miri Song

    People from a ‘mixed’ or ‘inter’ racial and ethnic background, and people partnering and parenting across different racial and ethnic backgrounds, are of increasing political, public and intellectual interest internationally. Contributors to this interdisciplinary collection interrogate notions of…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge
    Relationships and Resources

  • Linking Integration and Residential Segregation book cover

    Linking Integration and Residential Segregation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gideon Bolt, A. Sule Özüekren, Deborah Phillips

    Policy-makers tend to view the residential segregation of minority ethnic groups in a negative light as it is seen as an obstacle to their integration. In the literature on neighbourhood effects, the residential concentration of minorities is seen as a major impediment to their social mobility and…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge

  • Social Work in Europe: Race and Ethnic Relations book cover

    Social Work in Europe

    Race and Ethnic Relations, 1st Edition

    Edited by Charlotte Williams, Mekada Graham

    It is an acknowledged if not accepted fact that all European societies are being fundamentally transformed, and indeed perceptively unsettled, by increased migrations across nations and by the asserted presence of established minorities within their borders. The scale and speed at which these…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge

  • The Aftermath of War: Experiences and Social Attitudes in the Western Balkans book cover

    The Aftermath of War

    Experiences and Social Attitudes in the Western Balkans, 1st Edition

    By Albert Simkus

    Edited by Kristen Ringdal

    At a time when most observers saw war in Europe as belonging to an ever more distant past, the wars of Yugoslav succession shattered this illusion. The direct and indirect consequences of these wars for people in the region are still not fully understood, but it is clear that the war has had far…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25
    Routledge

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