Taylor & Francis India: Social Work and Social Policy

  • Contextual Characteristics in Juvenile Sentencing: Examining the Impact of Concentrated Disadvantage on Youth Court Outcomes book cover

    Contextual Characteristics in Juvenile Sentencing

    Examining the Impact of Concentrated Disadvantage on Youth Court Outcomes, 1st Edition

    By Rimonda Maroun

    While there is extensive research published concerning juvenile justice and sentencing, most of the research focuses on individual and extra-legal factors, such as age, race, and gender, with scant attention paid to the impact of macro-level factors. This book assesses how a specific contextual…

    Paperback – 2020-09-15 
    Routledge

  • Mental Health and Wellbeing in Rural Regions: International Perspectives book cover

    Mental Health and Wellbeing in Rural Regions

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah-Anne Munoz, Steve F. Bain

    This book considers how rurality interacts with the mental health and wellbeing of individuals and communities in different regional settings. Through the use of international and comparative case studies, the book offers insight into the spatiality of mental health diagnoses, experiences, services…

    Hardback – 2020-09-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Regional Economics, Science and Policy

  • Disability and Citizenship Studies book cover

    Disability and Citizenship Studies

    1st Edition

    By Marie Sépulchre

    Focusing on the case of disability, this book examines what happens when previously marginalised individuals obtain the legal recognition of their equal citizenship rights but cannot fully enjoy these rights because of structural inequality. Bringing together disability and citizenship studies, it…

    Hardback – 2020-09-01 
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Disability Studies

  • Recalibrating Juvenile Detention: Lessons Learned from the Court-Ordered Reform of the Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center book cover

    Recalibrating Juvenile Detention

    Lessons Learned from the Court-Ordered Reform of the Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center, 1st Edition

    By David W. Roush

    Recalibrating Juvenile Detention chronicles the lessons learned from the 2007 to 2015 landmark US District Court-ordered reform of the Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center (JTDC) in Illinois, following years of litigation by the ACLU about egregious and unconstitutional conditions of…

    Paperback – 2020-08-21 
    Routledge

  • Adoption and the Law: The Unique Personal Experiences of Birth Mothers in Adoption Proceedings book cover

    Adoption and the Law

    The Unique Personal Experiences of Birth Mothers in Adoption Proceedings, 1st Edition

    By Lisamarie Deblasio

    Using a socio-legal framework, this book explores the experiences that birth mothers face in state sanctioned adoption proceedings in the UK. Featuring personal, in-depth interviews and conversations with 32 birth mothers, the book highlights perspectives and voices that are seldom the focus in…

    Hardback – 2020-07-24 
    Routledge

  • Disability, Globalization and Human Rights book cover

    Disability, Globalization and Human Rights

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hisayo Katsui, Chalklen Shuaib

    The UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities has facilitated the understanding that disability is both a human rights and development issue. In order to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030, the focus on disability inclusion has become increasingly important in the…

    Hardback – 2020-07-15 
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Disability Studies

  • Contextual Safeguarding and Child Protection: Rewriting the Rules book cover

    Contextual Safeguarding and Child Protection

    Rewriting the Rules, 1st Edition

    By Carlene Firmin

    This book offers a complete account of Contextual Safeguarding theory, policy and practice frameworks for the first time. It highlights the particular challenge of extra-familial routes through which young people experience significant harm, such as child sexual exploitation, criminal exploitation,…

    Hardback – 2020-07-10 
    Routledge

  • The Challenge of Nationalist Populism for Social Work: A Human Rights Approach book cover

    The Challenge of Nationalist Populism for Social Work

    A Human Rights Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carolyn Noble, Goetz Ottmann

    Nationalist populism poses direct attacks on social tolerance, human rights discourse, political debates, the survival of the welfare state and its universal services, impacting on the roles of social work. This book demonstrates how nationalist populism can and must be countered. Using case…

    Hardback – 2020-07-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Image-based sexual abuse: A study on the causes and consequences of non-consensual nude or sexual imagery book cover

    Image-based sexual abuse

    A study on the causes and consequences of non-consensual nude or sexual imagery, 1st Edition

    By Nicola Henry, Asher Flynn, Anastasia Powell, Clare Mcglynn, Kelly Johnson, Adrian Scott

    This book investigates the causes and consequences of image-based sexual abuse in a digital era. Image-based sexual abuse refers to the taking or sharing of nude or sexual photographs or videos of another person without their consent. It includes a diversity of behaviours beyond that of "revenge…

    Hardback – 2020-07-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Crime, Diversity and Criminal Justice

  • A History of the Roles and Responsibilities of Social Workers: From the Poor Laws to the Present Day book cover

    A History of the Roles and Responsibilities of Social Workers

    From the Poor Laws to the Present Day, 1st Edition

    By Michael Burt

    Tracing the origin of work with the ‘impotent poor’ under the Poor Laws, to social workers’ current responsibilities towards vulnerable people, this book introduces the reader to the way in which the identification of particular social problems at the end of the 19th century led to the emergence of…

    Hardback – 2020-06-15 
    Routledge

  • The Case for Youth Police Initiative: Interdependent Fates & the Power of Peace book cover

    The Case for Youth Police Initiative

    Interdependent Fates & the Power of Peace, 1st Edition

    By Nina Rose Fischer

    This book investigates the Youth Police Initiative (YPI) intervention with a comprehensive look at its effects in Boston as well as Brownsville, Brooklyn, a neighborhood that has both rich community networks as well as the highest crime rate in New York City. Based on a phenomenological approach,…

    Paperback – 2020-06-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Policing

  • Mafia Violence: Political, Symbolic, and Economic Forms of Violence in Camorra Clans book cover

    Mafia Violence

    Political, Symbolic, and Economic Forms of Violence in Camorra Clans, 1st Edition

    Edited by Monica Massari, Vittorio Martone

    Using in-depth field research and analysis of case studies, Mafia Violence: Political, Symbolic, and Economic Forms of Violence in Camorra Clans focuses attention on the phenomenon of violence performed by Italian organised crime groups, devoting specific attention to the Camorra, which has been…

    Paperback – 2020-05-29 
    Routledge

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