Law: Family, Child & Social Welfare Law

  • The Development of Child Protection Law and Policy: Children, Risk and Modernities book cover

    The Development of Child Protection Law and Policy

    Children, Risk and Modernities, 1st Edition

    By Kieran Walsh

    This book examines how child protection law has been shaped by the transition to late modernity and how it copes with the ever-changing concept of risk. The book traces the evolution of the contemporary child protection system through historical changes, assessing the factors that have influenced…

    Hardback – 2020-04-20 
    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

  • Law and Religious Diversity in Education: The Right to Difference book cover

    Law and Religious Diversity in Education

    The Right to Difference, 1st Edition

    By Kyriaki Topidi

    Religion is a prominent legal force despite the premise constructed and promoted by Western constitutionalism that it must be separated from the State in democracies. Education constitutes an area of human life that leaves ample scope for the expression of religious identity and shapes the citizens…

    Hardback – 2020-06-22 
    Routledge
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

  • 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

  • International Perspectives on Child Victimisation book cover

    International Perspectives on Child Victimisation

    1st Edition

    By Julia Davidson, Christopher Hamerton

    International Perspectives on Child Victimisation offers a comprehensive overview of the established themes and emergent debates relating to the abuse and victimization of children. Highlighting key areas of global concern, and illustrated with detailed case studies of important developments, Julia…

    Hardback – 2020-07-30 
    Routledge

  • 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

  • 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

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