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  • Ethnomorality of Care: Migrants and their Aging Parents book cover

    Ethnomorality of Care

    Migrants and their Aging Parents, 1st Edition

    By Agnieszka Radziwinowiczówna, Anna Rosińska, Weronika Kloc-Nowak

    What happens when the parents of migrants age and need care in mobile and aging societies? Ethnomorality of Care acts as a window in sharing how physical distance challenges family-centered elderly care by juxtaposing transnational families with non-migrant families. A novel approach that explores…

    Paperback – 2020-01-31 
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Social Assessment Theory and Practice: A Multi-Disciplinary Framework book cover

    Social Assessment Theory and Practice

    A Multi-Disciplinary Framework, 1st Edition

    By Derek Clifford

    First published in 1998, Social Assessment Theory and Practice provides an innovative and comprehensive theoretical and practical basis for social assessment. It examines both multi-disciplinary and multi-professional issues in social assessment and is based on perspectives drawn from all the major…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Social Policy and the Labour Market book cover

    Social Policy and the Labour Market

    1st Edition

    By Philip R. de Jong, Theodore R. Marmor

    First published in 1997, this volume examines why, while mature welfare states are being trimmed and privatised, new social welfare arrangement are implemented in formerly communist and newly industrialised countries. The papers in this volume bring together these different worlds, but also…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Social Work Services and Patient Decision Making book cover

    Social Work Services and Patient Decision Making

    1st Edition

    By Patricia Hansen

    First published in 1998, this timely study of an American acute care hospital examines decision making by patients and their families along with a cost analysis of social work services. The first part focuses on the patient’s experience of acute hospital care and the second part examines the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Single-Case Evaluation by Social Workers book cover

    Single-Case Evaluation by Social Workers

    1st Edition

    By Mansoor A.F. Kazi

    First published in 1998, this is the first definitive text on single-case evaluation in Britain. This is a method of evaluation research which enables progress to be determined by comparing different phases in the life of a single client, group or system. It can also determine the extent to which…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Social Consequences of Facial Disfigurement book cover

    The Social Consequences of Facial Disfigurement

    1st Edition

    By Michael J. Hughes

    First published in 1998, this volume recognises that the face is important in human relationships and a facially impaired person is therefore disadvantaged. In this study the causes and social consequences of facial disfigurement are considered, the means whereby people adapt to revised appearance…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Social Services Crisis of the 1990s: Strategies for Sustainable Systems in Tanzania book cover

    The Social Services Crisis of the 1990s

    Strategies for Sustainable Systems in Tanzania, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anna Kajumulo Tibaijuka

    First published in 1998, this volume represents the outcome of a seminar as part of the continuing efforts of the Convocation of the University of Dar es Salam to maintain a dialogue with the Government of Tanzania on its socio-economic problems. Its aim was to underscore heightened public concern…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Welfare of the Child: The Principle and the Law book cover

    The Welfare of the Child

    The Principle and the Law, 1st Edition

    By Kerry O’Halloran

    First published in 1999, this book responds to the meaning given to the welfare principle attracts a great deal of controversy and explores the reasons for the controversy and examines the growing legal significance attached to the principle. In an illuminating and accessible manner, this…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Working for Children on the Child Protection Register: An Inter-Agency Practice Guide book cover

    Working for Children on the Child Protection Register

    An Inter-Agency Practice Guide, 1st Edition

    By Martin C. Calder, Jan Horwath

    First published in 1999, this innovative book explores in detail the essential components of working with families whose children are on the Child Protection Register. It provides a comprehensive guide to professionals, highlighting and addressing the gaps and ambiguities in central government…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • 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

  • International Safeguards for Children in Sport: Developing and Embedding a Safeguarding Culture book cover

    International Safeguards for Children in Sport

    Developing and Embedding a Safeguarding Culture, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Rhind, Frank Owusu-Sekyere

    Safeguarding should be a central concern for any sports organisation working with children or young people. This significant new study examines the development, implementation and impact of the International Safeguards for Children in Sport; a set of guidelines drawn up by a working group of…

    Paperback – 2020-02-21 
    Routledge

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