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  • Ritual in Industrial Society: A Sociological Analysis of Ritualism in Modern England book cover

    Ritual in Industrial Society

    A Sociological Analysis of Ritualism in Modern England, 1st Edition

    By Robert Bocock

    Originally published in 1974, Ritual in Industrial Society is based on several years’ research including interviews and observations into the importance of ritual in industrial society within modern Britain. The book addresses how identity and meaning for people of all occupations and social…

    Hardback – 2020-02-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Ritual

  • United Nations International Police Officers in Peacekeeping Missions: A Phenomenological Exploration of Complex Acculturation book cover

    United Nations International Police Officers in Peacekeeping Missions

    A Phenomenological Exploration of Complex Acculturation, 1st Edition

    By Michael R. Sanchez

    Why do international policing missions often fail to achieve their mandate? Why do United Nations Police officers struggle when serving in foreign peacekeeping missions? United Nations International Police Officers in Peacekeeping Missions: A Phenomenological Exploration of Complex Acculturation…

    Paperback – 2020-02-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Policing

  • Childhood Abused: Protecting Children Against Torture, Cruel, Inhuman and Degrading Treatment and Punishment book cover

    Childhood Abused

    Protecting Children Against Torture, Cruel, Inhuman and Degrading Treatment and Punishment, 1st Edition

    By Geraldine Van Bueren

    First published in 1998, this book seeks to consider the application of international human rights standards to situations where children are at risk of torture and other forms of ill-treatment. Each of the contributors authoritatively examines torture, cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Family Centred Group Care: Model Building book cover

    Family Centred Group Care: Model Building

    1st Edition

    By Frank Ainsworth

    Published in 1997, this study focused on building and empirically validating a model of family centred group care. This is an alternative to the traditional model of group child care that is primarily child centred and which reflects the notion of group care as a substitute for parental care. The…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • At the Verge of Inclusiveness: A Study of Learning Support in Post-Compulsory Education book cover

    At the Verge of Inclusiveness

    A Study of Learning Support in Post-Compulsory Education, 1st Edition

    By Chris Hewitson

    Published in 1998, this book provides an analysis of the development of learning support for students with special needs from the 1970s to the present. Based on case study research the book examines the complexities of defining special needs and considers ways in which marginalization of students…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Institutions in Turbulent Environments: A Study of the Impact of Environmental Change upon Institutions for the Intellectually Disabled book cover

    Institutions in Turbulent Environments

    A Study of the Impact of Environmental Change upon Institutions for the Intellectually Disabled, 1st Edition

    By T.P. Keating

    Published in 1999. Contemporary organizations are faced with increasingly rapid and dramatic change within their political, cultural and technological environments. Institutions in Turbulent Environments critically examines the way organizations respond to these changes,with a particular focus upon…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Fostering Kinship: An International Perspective on Kinship Foster Care book cover

    Fostering Kinship

    An International Perspective on Kinship Foster Care, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roger Greeff

    First published in 1999, this work draws together a multi-national collection of papers, and aims to stimulate the development of policy and practice in this often neglected area. It aims to offer examples of good social work practice, informed by relevant theoretical insights; to give a voice to…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Effective Policy, Planning and Implementation: Volume 2: Information Management in Social Services book cover

    Effective Policy, Planning and Implementation

    Volume 2: Information Management in Social Services, 1st Edition

    By Nick Gould, Keith Moultrie

    First published in 1997, in this second volume Gould and Moultrie compile writings from various professionals in the public service sector, researchers and other academics in support of the Social Services Research and Development Unit (or SSRADU) at the University of Bath. Primarily focusing on…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Meeting the Challenge?: Young People Leaving Care in Northern Ireland book cover

    Meeting the Challenge?

    Young People Leaving Care in Northern Ireland, 1st Edition

    By John Pinkerton, Ross McCrea

    Published in 1999. Preparation for leaving care and aftercare support, are increasingly important concerns for child care practitioners, policy makers and researchers in the UK. There are now practice imperatives and a clear legal mandate for work in both areas. This Northern Ireland study…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Managing State Social Work: Front-Line Management and the Labour Process Perspective book cover

    Managing State Social Work

    Front-Line Management and the Labour Process Perspective, 1st Edition

    By John Harris

    Published in 1998. The industrial model of the labour process developed by Braverman was applied to social work in the radical social work literature. The book engages in a more critical examination of the application of the labour process perspective to social work, with particular reference to…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Racism, Nationalism and Citizenship: Ethnic Minorities in Britain and Germany book cover

    Racism, Nationalism and Citizenship

    Ethnic Minorities in Britain and Germany, 1st Edition

    By Nicola Piper

    First published in 1998, this book is about the consequences of the permanent settlement of former labour migrants in contemporary Germany and Britain and the extent to which these ‘new’ minorities are regarded as citizens in both societies as well as citizens of the European Union. It is argued…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Parenting in Stepfamilies: Social Attitudes, Parental Perceptions and Parenting Behaviours in Hong Kong book cover

    Parenting in Stepfamilies

    Social Attitudes, Parental Perceptions and Parenting Behaviours in Hong Kong, 1st Edition

    By Gladys Lan Tak Lam-Chan

    First published in 1999, this book contains the findings of an exploratory study using in-depth interviews on parenting and the dynamics of Hong Kong Chinese stepfamilies. The stepfamily is a topic which is in lack of local research in Hong Kong, but is an emerging family structure which has…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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