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  • Everyday Social Justice and Citizenship: Perspectives for the 21st Century book cover

    Everyday Social Justice and Citizenship

    Perspectives for the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ann Marie Mealey, Pam Jarvis, Jonathan Doherty, Jan Fook

    Social justice is a concept which is widely touted and lauded as desirable, yet its meaning may differ depending on whether its focus is on the underlying values of social justice, the more specific objectives these entail, or the actual practices or policies which aim to achieve social justice. In…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Negotiating Ageing: Cultural Adaptation to the Prospect of a Long Life book cover

    Negotiating Ageing

    Cultural Adaptation to the Prospect of a Long Life, 1st Edition

    By Simon Biggs

    The world is growing older and this is a historically unprecedented phenomenon. Negotiating such change, personally, socially and for governments and international organisations requires an act of cultural adaptation. Two key questions arise: What is the purpose of a long life? and How do we adapt…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Key Themes in Health and Society

  • A Sociological Approach to Acquired Brain Injury and Identity book cover

    A Sociological Approach to Acquired Brain Injury and Identity

    1st Edition

    By Jonathan Harvey

    Inspired by the author’s personal experience of sustaining acquired brain injury (ABI), this path-breaking book explores the (re)construction of identity after ABI. It offers a way of understanding ABI through a social scientific lens, promoting an understanding that is generated through close…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Disability Studies

  • Intellectual Disability and the Right to a Sexual Life: A Continuation of the Autonomy/Paternalism Debate book cover

    Intellectual Disability and the Right to a Sexual Life

    A Continuation of the Autonomy/Paternalism Debate, 1st Edition

    By Simon Foley

    One of the perennial political/philosophical questions concerns whether it is ever justifiable for a third party to paternalistically restrict an adult’s freedom to ensure their own, or society’s, best interests are protected. Wherever one stands on this debate it remains the case that, unlike…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Disability Studies

  • White Nativism, Ethnic Identity and US Immigration Policy Reforms: American Citizenship and Children in Mixed Status, Hispanic Families book cover

    White Nativism, Ethnic Identity and US Immigration Policy Reforms

    American Citizenship and Children in Mixed Status, Hispanic Families, 1st Edition

    By Maria del Mar Farina

    Analysing US immigration and deportation policy over the last twenty years, this book illustrates how US immigration reform can be conceived as a psychological, legal, policy-driven tool which is inexorably entwined with themes of American identity, national belonging and white nativism. Focusing…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Health and Social Policy

  • Human Trafficking and Exploitation: Lessons from Europe book cover

    Human Trafficking and Exploitation

    Lessons from Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Belachew Gebrewold, Johanna Kostenzer, Andreas Th. Müller

    Human trafficking is a serious human rights violation that leads to the gross exploitation of its victims, who are coerced into forced labor and slavery across the globe. As the current migration movement and refugee situation reaches crisis point in Europe, the risk of human trafficking from the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge

  • Transitions From Care to Independence:: Supporting Young People Leaving State Care to Fulfil Their Potential book cover

    Transitions From Care to Independence:

    Supporting Young People Leaving State Care to Fulfil Their Potential, 1st Edition

    By Jennifer Driscoll

    This important book focuses on the critical role of educational achievement for the wellbeing and success of vulnerable youth in adulthood. It is concerned with three interconnected issues: the support which is or should be afforded to youth ageing out of state care to enable them to fulfil their…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Children’s Participation in Global Contexts: Going Beyond Voice book cover

    Children’s Participation in Global Contexts

    Going Beyond Voice, 1st Edition

    By Vicky Johnson, Andy West

    Children's and young people’s right to participate has been increasingly acknowledged and taken up internationally, as expressed in the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. Yet much of this has focused on collecting children’s voices, rather than achieving change, and has met its limits. This…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
    Routledge

  • Organizing the Blind: The case of ONCE in Spain book cover

    Organizing the Blind

    The case of ONCE in Spain, 1st Edition

    By Roberto Garvía

    This book is a case study which narrates the history of the National Organization of the Spanish Blind (ONCE), established in 1937 during the Spanish Civil War. Contrary to other affluent countries where most blind people live on welfare benefits, the Spanish blind enjoy full employment.…

    Paperback – 2019-08-27
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Disability Studies

  • The Routledge International Handbook to Welfare State Systems book cover

    The Routledge International Handbook to Welfare State Systems

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christian Aspalter

    Developing countries may not have full-fledged welfare states like those we find in Europe, but certainly they have welfare state systems. For comparative social policy research the term "welfare state systems" has many advantages, as there are numerous different types/models of welfare state…

    Paperback – 2019-08-19
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • The Routledge Handbook of Global Child Welfare book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Global Child Welfare

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pat Dolan, Nick Frost

    In the context of the increasing global movement of people and a growing evidence base for differing outcomes in child welfare, Routledge Handbook of Global Child Welfare provides a compelling account of child welfare, grounded in the latest theory, policy and practice. Drawing on eminent…

    Paperback – 2019-08-08
    Routledge

  • Civil Society Engagement: Achieving Better in Canada book cover

    Civil Society Engagement

    Achieving Better in Canada, 1st Edition

    Edited by Patricia M. Daenzer

    Civil Society Engagement: Achieving Better in Canada examines the process and outcomes of a particular series of civil society activism and establishes a conceptual framework through an examination of Canadian politics and societal change. Relying on qualitative and ethnographic research,…

    Paperback – 2019-07-16
    Routledge

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