Social Work and Social Policy Products

  • The Human Rights Approach to Disability

    Cases and Materials, 1st Edition

    By Andreas Dimopoulos

    The Human Rights Approach to Disability provides a thorough examination of issues relating to disability from a human rights perspective. The book analyses how social theory concepts such as the social model of disability and disablism need to inform our interpretation of philosophical and legal…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Trauma and Resilience in the Lives of Contemporary Native Americans

    Reclaiming our Balance, Restoring our Wellbeing, 1st Edition

    By Hilary N. Weaver

    Indigenous Peoples around the world and our allies often reflect on the many challenges that continue to confront us, the reasons behind health, economic, and social disparities, and the best ways forward to a healthy future. This book draws on theoretical, conceptual, and evidence-based…

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 

  • Decolonised, Developmental Social Work

    A Model from Nepal, 1st Edition

    By Raj Kumar Yadav

    This is the first book to cover existing debates on decolonising social work whilst equipping readers with the understanding of how to translate the idea of decolonisation of social work into practice. Using new empirical data and an extensive detail of social, cultural and political dimensions of…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Indigenous and Environmental Social Work

  • Child Rights and International Discrimination Law

    Implementing Article 2 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marit Skivenes, Karl Harald Søvig

    Societies and states are at a crossroad in how children are treated and how their rights are respected and protected. Children´s new position and their strong rights create tensions and challenge the traditional relationships between family and the state. The United Nations Convention on the Rights…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge Research in International Law

  • The African Children's Charter

    Ten Years On, 1st Edition

    Edited by Julia Sloth-Nielsen

    The African Charter on the Rights and Welfare of the Child is a unique regional instrument for the protection of children's rights which came into force ten years ago. It provides for the establishment of a dedicated monitoring body to oversee the implementation of its provisions in the African…

    Hardback – 2019-03-31 

  • Understanding Children's Rights

    A Guide to Law, Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Karen Winter, Bronagh Byrne, Katrina Lloyd

    What are children’s rights and where do they come from? Why is it necessary for children and young people to have their rights defined? What difficulties do practitioners face in developing a rights based approach to their daily work with children, young people and their families? What can children…

    Paperback – 2019-03-30 

  • Medical Law-Making and the Role of the Scientific Expert

    The Case of ART in Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Simone Penasa

    As medical applications and scientific knowledge rapidly evolves, it is a challenge for statutory law to keep up and adapt. Law-making bodies are faced with the dilemma of whether to regulate new medical procedures. This book explores nature and function of Parliamentary regulation in the…

    Hardback – 2019-03-27 
    Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

  • Social Work with Adults

    Theory and Practice with Wellbeing, Health and Social Care, 1st Edition

    By Helen Barnes, Rhoda Castle

    The promotion of wellbeing has come to form a core principle of contemporary health and social care policy, and is a value at the heart of social work mandates and service user standpoints. Wellbeing, defined originally by the World Health Organisation, can be broadly understood as a positive,…

    Paperback – 2019-03-15 

  • Yoga for Trauma Recovery

    Theory, Philosophy and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Lisa Danylchuk

    Yoga for Trauma Recovery outlines best practices for the growing body of professionals trained in both yoga and psychotherapy and addresses the theoretical foundations that tie the two fields. Chapters show how understanding the safe and effective integration of trauma-informed yoga and somatic…

    Paperback – 2019-03-15 

  • Trauma and Play Therapy

    Helping Children Heal, 1st Edition

    By Paris Goodyear-Brown

    Trauma and Play Therapy synthesizes new developments in the study of children’s trauma recovery to assist clinicians in combining play therapy with other powerful ways of addressing the needs of hurt children. The TraumaPlaySM model, formerly known as Flexibly Sequential Play Therapy, equips…

    Paperback – 2019-03-15 

  • Handbook of Parenting

    Volume I: Children and Parenting, Third Edition, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Marc H. Bornstein

    This highly anticipated third edition of the Handbook of Parenting brings together an array of field-leading experts who have worked in different ways toward understanding the many diverse aspects of parenting. Contributors to the Handbook look to the most recent research and thinking to shed light…

    Paperback – 2019-03-14 

  • Restorative and Responsive Human Services

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gale Burford, Valerie Braithwaite, John Braithwaite

    While both restorative justice and responsive regulation represent vibrant traditions of scholarship and practice, they continue to travel on mainly separate tracks and tend to be understood as matters best suited to criminal justice. The hard questions remain about when, how, with whom, and in…

    Paperback – 2019-03-11 

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