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  • Schizophrenia and Parenting book cover

    Schizophrenia and Parenting

    1st Edition

    By Michael Ferriter

    First published in 1999, this volume examines the history of psychiatry and pathogenic parenting models over the past two centuries and contains the results of a study carried out by the author on the experiences of the parents of patients with Schizophrenia drawn from a sample of parents of…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
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  • Social Work, Psychiatry and the Law: Second Edition book cover

    Social Work, Psychiatry and the Law

    Second Edition, 1st Edition

    By N.N. Pringle, P.J Thompson

    First published in 1999, this volume is a revision of an earlier edition, after which there has been a virtual transformation in the provision of mental health services, examining issues including disturbances in children and adolescents, severe and enduring mental illness, drugs, ethical issues…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
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  • Intersections: Women on Law, Medicine and Technology book cover

    Intersections: Women on Law, Medicine and Technology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kerry Petersen

    First published in 1997, this volume explores how we live in a society which is developing beyond human experience and comprehension – fast. Advances in technology and medicine are profoundly affecting the manner of human living from the beginning through to the end of life. These advances present…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
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  • Women, Work and Care of the Elderly book cover

    Women, Work and Care of the Elderly

    1st Edition

    By Elizabeth A. Watson, Jane Mears

    First published in 1999, this book is based on social policy research, taking a particular view of the nature of social policy, one that focuses on the direct impact of all public policies on the welfare of citizens and which defines policy as inclusive of all areas of policy development and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
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  • The Sex Industry: A Survey of Sex Workers in Queensland, Australia book cover

    The Sex Industry: A Survey of Sex Workers in Queensland, Australia

    1st Edition

    By Frances Boyle, Shirley Glennon, Jake M. Najman, Gavin Turrell, John S. Western, Carole Wood

    First published in 1997, this study reports on a study of 221 sex workers in Queensland, Australia. The workers were interviewed by an interviewer with experience in the industry. They were asked a variety of questions relating to how they came to enter the industry, their knowledge of and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
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  • Understanding Residential Child Care book cover

    Understanding Residential Child Care

    1st Edition

    By Nick Frost, Sue Mills

    First published in 1999, the overall aim of the book is to provide a comprehensive critical guide to the theory and practice of residential care. This is achieved by analysing the history and development of residential child care, examining the current legislative framework and analysing research.…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
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  • Health Policy, Federalism and the American States book cover

    Health Policy, Federalism and the American States

    1st Edition

    By Robert F. Rich, William D. White

    First published in 1997, this volume emerged in the ongoing struggle between those favouring centralized and those favouring decentralized government, and has three goals: 1) To illustrate how theories of federalism and intergovernmental relations can provide a useful framework for examining how to…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
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  • Using the Bodies of the Dead: Legal, Ethical and Organisational Dimensions of Organ Transplantation book cover

    Using the Bodies of the Dead

    Legal, Ethical and Organisational Dimensions of Organ Transplantation, 1st Edition

    By Nora Machado

    First published in 1998, this unique, timely book applies sociological concepts and analysis to the study of organ transplantation and related medical phenomena. It provides comparisons between differing transplantation systems and examines the ethical issues of organ transplantation, organ…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
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  • The Social Management of Genetic Engineering book cover

    The Social Management of Genetic Engineering

    1st Edition

    By Peter Wheale, René von Schomberg

    First published in 1998, this volume why and how genetic engineering has emerged as the technology most likely to change our lives, for better or worse, in the opening century of the third millennium. Over twenty international experts, including moral philosophers and social scientists, describe…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
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  • Cultivating Moral Character and Virtue in Professional Practice book cover

    Cultivating Moral Character and Virtue in Professional Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Carr

    Cultivating Moral Character and Virtue in Professional Practice is a pioneering collection of essays focused on the place of character and virtue in professional practice. Professional practices usually have codes of conduct designed to ensure good conduct; but while such codes may be necessary and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
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  • Vulnerability, Autonomy, and Applied Ethics book cover

    Vulnerability, Autonomy, and Applied Ethics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christine Straehle

    Vulnerability is an important concern of moral philosophy, political philosophy and many discussions in applied ethics. Yet the concept itself—what it is and why it is morally salient—is under-theorized. Vulnerability, Autonomy, and Applied Ethics brings together theorists working on…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
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  • Transnational Social Policy: Social Welfare in a World on the Move book cover

    Transnational Social Policy

    Social Welfare in a World on the Move, 1st Edition

    Edited by Luann Good Gingrich, Stefan Köngeter

    Transnational Social Policy highlights the changing face of social policy and social work against the background of accelerating transnationalization of economies, labour markets, education, social services, and care. The contributions of this book provide unique case examples on the interplay of…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
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