Social Work and Disability Products

  • Disability Definitions, Diagnoses, and Practice Implications

    An Introduction for Counselors, 1st Edition

    By Julie Smart

    This introductory text defines and describes disability, while providing concrete practice guidelines and recommendations for students in the fields of counseling, social work, and the helping professions. Various specialty areas are explored in detail, including marriage and family counseling,…

    Paperback – 2018-08-27
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Disability Law and Human Rights

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Blanck, Eilionóir Flynn

    This handbook provides a comprehensive and authoritative state-of-the-art review of the current and emerging research and policy on disability law. Bringing together a team of respected and experienced experts, the handbook offers a range of jurisdictional and multidisciplinary perspectives. The…

    Hardback – 2016-07-14
    Routledge

  • Disability and Equality Law

    1st Edition

    By Michael Ashley Stein

    Edited by Elizabeth F. Emens

    This interdisciplinary collection of essays addresses the theoretical, practical and legal dimensions of equality for persons with disabilities. The issues covered include the central problem of defining disability and impairment; the dilemma of same versus different treatment; the balance between…

    Hardback – 2013-05-31
    Routledge
    The Library of Essays on Equality and Anti-Discrimination Law

  • Military Legacies

    A World Made By War, 1st Edition

    By James A. Tyner

    Landmines, cluster-bombs, chemical pollutants, and other remnants of war continue to cause death to humans and damage to the environment long after the guns have fallen silent. From the jungles of Vietnam to the arctic tundra of Russia, no region has escaped the legacy of warfare. To understand the…

    Paperback – 2009-12-17
    Routledge
    Global Realities

  • Violence Against Women

    Vulnerable Populations, 1st Edition

    By Douglas A. Brownridge

    Violence Against Women: Vulnerable Populations investigates under-researched and underserved groups of women who are particularly vulnerable to violent victimization from an intimate male partner. In the past, there has been an understandable reluctance to address this issue to avoid stereotyping…

    Paperback – 2009-01-15
    Routledge
    Sociology Re-Wired

  • Working with Vulnerable Adults

    1st Edition

    By Bridget Penhale, Jonathan Parker

    This text provides an understanding of current professional practice in social and health care, examining abuse of vulnerable adults and the ways in which social policy, welfare services and practitioners may compound or alleviate vulnerability. Working with Vulnerable Adults develops a sound…

    Paperback – 2007-11-22
    Routledge
    The Social Work Skills Series

  • The Handbook of Autism

    A Guide for Parents and Professionals, 2nd Edition

    By Maureen Aarons, Tessa Gittens

    This updated edition of the Handbook of Autism explores and expands on the practical and jargon free information of the best-selling first edition. The authors dispel many of the myths surrounding this puzzling and complex disorder. They provide practical information that makes sense,…

    Paperback – 1999-05-13
    Routledge

  • Older People in Modern Society

    4th Edition

    By Anthea Tinker

    Older People in Modern Society is an established classic text in its field and through subsequent editions its reputation and that of its author has grown. In this fourth and renamed edition, Anthea Tinker synthesises and discusses a wide range of literature about older people, drawing from fields…

    Paperback – 1997-04-22
    Routledge
    Longman Social Policy In Britain Series

  • Changing Families

    1st Edition

    By Crescy Cannan

    First published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 1992-09-01
    Routledge

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