Taylor & Francis India: Social Work and Social Policy

  • Intimacy and Ritual: A Study of Spiritualism, Medium and Groups book cover

    Intimacy and Ritual

    A Study of Spiritualism, Medium and Groups, 1st Edition

    By Vieda Skultans

    Originally published in 1974 Intimacy and Ritual is a sympathetic study of spiritualist activities and their relation to the practitioners’ secular lives. The book, in particular, looks at the therapeutic function of spiritualism. Based on the author’s fieldwork as a ‘participant observer’ among…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Spiritualism

  • Coping with the Death of a Child: An Integrated Clinical Approach to Working with Bereaved Families book cover

    Coping with the Death of a Child

    An Integrated Clinical Approach to Working with Bereaved Families, 1st Edition

    By Darin D. Schiffman

    Coping with the Death of a Child shows clinicians how to integrate various therapeutic modalities and clinical approaches to grief therapy into one comprehensive model linked to positive change. This integrated model shows mental health professionals how to offer practical and emotional support to…

    Paperback – 2019-06-24
    Routledge

  • When the Sun Fell Out of the Sky: A Short Tale of Bereavement and Loss book cover

    When the Sun Fell Out of the Sky

    A Short Tale of Bereavement and Loss, 1st Edition

    By Hollie Rankin

    This beautifully illustrated, therapeutic picture book tells the story of Stan the Giraffe. Stan loves the sun and to feel its warmth on his long back; but one day it suddenly and unexpectedly falls from the sky and disappears from his life. Stan experiences many different and difficult emotions…

    Paperback – 2019-06-24
    Routledge

  • Clinard and Quinney's Criminal Behavior Systems: A Revised Edition book cover

    Clinard and Quinney's Criminal Behavior Systems

    A Revised Edition, 4th Edition

    By A. Javier Treviño

    An important classic, familiar to virtually all criminologists, Clinard and Quinney’s Criminal Behavior Systems: A Revised Edition begins with a discussion of the construction of types of crime and then formulates and utilizes a useful typology of criminal behavior systems. It classifies crime into…

    Paperback – 2019-06-24
    Routledge

  • Social Work Practice with War-Affected Children: The Importance of Family, Art, Culture, and Context book cover

    Social Work Practice with War-Affected Children

    The Importance of Family, Art, Culture, and Context, 1st Edition

    Edited by Myriam Denov, Meaghan C. Shevell

    This book explains the effects of war and armed conflict on individual children and their family system, and how culturally responsive social work practice should take into account the diversity and heterogeneity of their needs and lived experiences. Unpacking social work practice with children…

    Hardback – 2019-06-18
    Routledge

  • Domestic and Family Violence: A Critical Introduction to Knowledge and Practice book cover

    Domestic and Family Violence

    A Critical Introduction to Knowledge and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Silke Meyer, Andrew Frost

    Domestic and family violence (DFV) is an enduring social and public health issue of endemic proportions and global scale, with multiple and lasting consequences for those directly affected. This book tackles current debates in the field and addresses the social norms and settings that perpetuate…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Social Work Ethics and Values book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Social Work Ethics and Values

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen M. Marson, Robert E. McKinney, Jr.

    The Routledge Handbook of Social Work Ethics and Values is a comprehensive exploration and assessment of current and future issues facing social work practice and education. It is the first book to codify ethical practices for social workers from across the globe and in myriad workplace settings.…

    Hardback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Social Work and Sociology: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives book cover

    Social Work and Sociology: Historical and Contemporary Perspectives

    1st Edition

    Edited by Irene Levin, Marit Haldar, Aurélie Picot

    Discussing the relationship between social work and sociology, this book explores how the two have become more and more divided, moving from one single discipline, to two separate, but related, fields. Both sociology and social work focus on social problems, social structure, social integration and…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12
    Routledge

  • Compliance in the Enlarged European Union: Living Rights or Dead Letters? book cover

    Compliance in the Enlarged European Union

    Living Rights or Dead Letters?, 1st Edition

    By Gerda Falkner, Oliver Treib

    This book offers a rigorous empirical and theoretical analysis of an important dimension of European integration - the implementation of EU legislation and its effect in the wake of the accession of ten new member states to the EU in 2004. The authors concentrate on the key field of social policy,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

  • Performance Indicators in Social Care for Older People book cover

    Performance Indicators in Social Care for Older People

    1st Edition

    By David Challis, Paul Clarkson

    The growing focus on performance review and monitoring means that awareness and use of performance indicators has increased throughout a number of public services. Set within a national context, this book reviews the historical development and measurement issues of performance indicators within…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    In Association with PSSRU (Personal Social Services Research Unit)

  • Social Work in a Corporate Era: Practices of Power and Resistance book cover

    Social Work in a Corporate Era

    Practices of Power and Resistance, 1st Edition

    By Linda Davies

    Edited by Peter Leonard

    A striking new feature of the welfare systems in many Western countries is the extent to which market relations have permeated social services. Conceptions of 'risk management' now dominate the way parents and children are responded to, while new technologies aim to 'measure' their relationship…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge
    Contemporary Social Work Studies

  • Disabled People and Economic Needs in the Developing World: A Political Perspective from Jordan book cover

    Disabled People and Economic Needs in the Developing World

    A Political Perspective from Jordan, 1st Edition

    By Majid Turmusani

    This book explores the economic situation of disabled people in developing countries focusing on rehabilitation and uses particpatory framework to community development. Although dealing specifically with a case study from Jordan, this needs assessment study provides comparisons with other…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10
    Routledge

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