Taylor & Francis India: Social Work and Social Policy

  • Partners in Palliative Care: Enhancing Ethics in Care at the End-of-Life book cover

    Partners in Palliative Care

    Enhancing Ethics in Care at the End-of-Life, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mary Beth Morrissey, Bruce Jennings

    The Collaborative for Palliative Care ("Collaborative") is a grassroots consortium of public and private organizations that came together in 2005 for the purposes of studying the increasing need for palliative care and the methods for such care. It has grown from a small fledgling group to a…

    Paperback – 2017-05-25

  • Politics of Parking: Rights, Identity, and Property book cover

    Politics of Parking

    Rights, Identity, and Property, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Marusek

    There is more to parking law than just parking penalties. Considering the ways in which law works in everyday life, and in familiar places of common experience where the presence of law is not obvious, this book explores the various notions of the right to park, which jurisprudentially is enacted…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24

  • Supervision in Social Work: Contemporary Issues book cover

    Supervision in Social Work

    Contemporary Issues, 1st Edition

    Edited by Liz Beddoe, Jane Maidment

    Supervision is currently a "hot topic" in social work. The editors of this volume, both social work educators and researchers, believe that good supervision is fundamental to the development and maintenance of effective practice in social work. Supervision is seen as a key vehicle for continuing…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24

  • Gender Justice and Development: Vulnerability and Empowerment: Volume II book cover

    Gender Justice and Development: Vulnerability and Empowerment

    Volume II, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eric Palmer

    Vulnerability and empowerment are central concepts of contemporary development theory and ethics. Vulnerability associated with human interdependence is a wellspring of values in care ethics, while vulnerability arising from social problems demands remedy, of which empowerment is frequently the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24

  • Singapore's Ageing Population: Managing Healthcare and End-of-Life Decisions book cover

    Singapore's Ageing Population

    Managing Healthcare and End-of-Life Decisions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wing-Cheong Chan

    A rapidly ageing population is the most significant demographic issue confronting Singapore in our lifetime. This has created new and increasing demands on Singapore's healthcare system and on the families of the older adults. The challenge is in providing a system of care that is humane, effective…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Asset-Building Policies and Innovations in Asia book cover

    Asset-Building Policies and Innovations in Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Sherraden, Li Zou, Ben Hok-bun Ku, Suo Deng, Sibin Wang

    Asia has long been a testing ground for efforts to augment financial and social security by developing assets that may support individuals and households and contribute to long-term social development. Rapid growth in the number and breadth of asset-based social policies has prompted Asian scholars…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge Research on Social Work, Social Policy and Social Development in Greater China

  • Active Ageing in Asia book cover

    Active Ageing in Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alan Walker, Christian Aspalter

    East Asian societies are changing rapidly, and one of the most important facets of this transformation is population the ageing. of society. "Active ageing" is one of the few concepts available today to effectively address the problems arising from a highly-aged and, particularly in East Asia,…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge Studies in Social Welfare in Asia

  • The Affordable Care Act: Advancing Long-Term Care Policy in the United States book cover

    The Affordable Care Act

    Advancing Long-Term Care Policy in the United States, 1st Edition

    Edited by Edward Miller

    Long-term care in the United States and other countries suffers multiple problems. Many people find it difficult to afford the high costs of services available and there is often inadequate care coordination, which compromises care quality, particularly amongst those eligible for multiple public…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22

  • Women and Aging International: Diversity, Challenges and Contributions book cover

    Women and Aging International

    Diversity, Challenges and Contributions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lee Ann Mjelde-Mossey, Iris Chi

    According to a recent population report by the United Nations, "in most countries, older women greatly outnumber older men. In many cases, the difference is so large that the concerns of the older population should in fact be viewed primarily as the concerns of older women." Internationally, the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22

  • Routledge International Handbook of Children’s Rights Studies book cover

    Routledge International Handbook of Children’s Rights Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wouter Vandenhole, Ellen Desmet, Didier Reynaert, Sara Lembrechts

    Since the adoption of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (1989) children’s rights have assumed a central position in a wide variety of disciplines and policies. This handbook offers an engaging overview of the contemporary research landscape for those people in the theory and practice of…

    Paperback – 2017-05-18

  • Addressing Loneliness: Coping, Prevention and Clinical Interventions book cover

    Addressing Loneliness

    Coping, Prevention and Clinical Interventions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ami Sha'ked, Ami Rokach

    This is a volume on loneliness and what can be done to address its pain. While most books simply describe loneliness from one author’s point of view, this volume includes a comprehensive review of the literature and employs top researchers in the field discuss their own research findings,…

    Paperback – 2017-05-18
    Psychology Press
    Researching Social Psychology

  • Youth and Inequality in Education: Global Actions in Youth Work book cover

    Youth and Inequality in Education

    Global Actions in Youth Work, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Heathfield, Dana Fusco

    The transition to adulthood for many is mediated by class, culture, and local/global influences on identity. This volume analyzes the global injustices that create inequities and restrict future opportunities for young people during this transitional time, including poverty, unemployment, human…

    Paperback – 2017-05-18
    Routledge Research in Educational Equality and Diversity

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