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  • 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

  • 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

  • Scaling for Impact

    Innovation for the Public Good, 1st Edition

    By Robert McLean, John Gargani

    Scaling Research for Social Impact introduces a new and practical framework for scaling the positive social impact of research in the Global South. The book aims to challenge the more-is-better paradigm of scale, instead encouraging researchers to think differently and to innovate, …

    Paperback – 2019-03-10 

  • Pacific Social Work

    Navigating Practice, Policy and Research, 1st Edition

    By Jioji Ravulo, Tracie Mafile'o, Donald Bruce Yeates

    As a region, the Pacific is developing rapidly. This edited collection, the first of its kind, decolonizes the dominant western rhetoric that is evident in Pacific social work and rejuvenates current practice models to enhance evolving Pacific perspectives by: • Incorporating Pacific epistemologies…

    Paperback – 2019-02-20 

  • Welfare Work with Immigrants and Refugees in a Social Democratic Welfare State

    1st Edition

    By Trine Øland

    Welfare Work with Immigrants and Refugees in a Social Democratic State provides an ambiguous yet disturbing portrait of the inner workings of the Danish Welfare state and its implications in a context of globalisation and migration. Through a sociological interview-study with welfare workers, this…

    Hardback – 2019-02-12 

  • The Routledge Handbook of Critical Social Work

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen Webb

    The Routledge Handbook of Critical Social Work brings together the world’s leading scholars in the field to provide a cutting-edge overview of classic and current research and future trends in the subject. Comprised of 47 chapters divided into six sections: Historical, social, and political…

    Hardback – 2019-01-30 
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Imagining a Greater Justice

    Criminal Violence, Punishment, and Relational Justice, 1st Edition

    By Samuel H. Pillsbury

    Criminal violence harms persons and relationships in ways that law cannot touch. In Imagining a Greater Justice, Pillsbury posits that we need a justice that is commensurate with the harm and wrong done, and one that comprehends how violence shatters survivors′ sense of trust and place in community…

    Paperback – 2019-01-30 

  • Reflexivity

    Theory, Method and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Karen Lumsden

    Reflexivity is valuable in social research because it draws attention to the researcher as part of the world being studied and reminds us that the individuals involved in our research are subjects, not objects. By being reflexive we acknowledge that we cannot be separated from our biographies. This…

    Hardback – 2019-01-22 
    Routledge Advances in Research Methods

  • Critical Ethics of Care in Social Work

    Transforming the Politics and Practices of Caring, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bob Pease, Anthea Vreugdenhil, Sonya Stanford

    This book argues that the concept of care is a political and a moral concept. As such, it enables us to examine moral and political life through a radically different lens. The editors and contributors to the book argue that care has the potential to interrogate relationships of power and to be a…

    Paperback – 2019-01-05 
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Eco-Social Transformation and Community-Based Economy

    1st Edition

    By Susanne Elsen

    Worldwide societal problems such as mass unemployment, growing social disparities, public and private poverty, social exclusion, environmental destruction and the evidence of climate change are increasing and becoming ever more visible. They require urgent and sustainable long-term solutions.…

    Hardback – 2018-12-12 
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • The Uses and Abuses of Humour in Social Work

    1st Edition

    By Stephen Jordan

    In recent years, social work academics and practitioners have highlighted the need to "re-claim" methodologies which unpack creativity and resourcefulness. In the bleakest of times many turn to humour to survive. Making a unique contribution to social work thought, this is the first book to focus…

    Hardback – 2018-12-04 
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • The Black Elderly

    Satisfaction and Quality of Later Life, 1st Edition

    By Carlton Munson, Marguerite Coke, James A Twaite

    In The Black Elderly: Satisfaction and Quality of Later Life, authors Marguerite Coke and James Twaite present the results of an empirical study of factors that influence the well-being of older black Americans. Like all older individuals in industrial nations, elderly blacks are confronted with…

    Paperback – 2018-11-30 

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