Social Work and Disability Products

  • The Affordable Care Act and Integrated Behavioural Health Care

    Meeting the Health and Behavioral Health Needs of a Diverse Society, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ford H. Kuramoto, Francis K.O. Yuen

    This book provides a scholarly discussion of arguably the most important advance in U.S. public health services since Medicare 50 years ago - how the Federal program known as the Patient Care and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (ACA) or "Obamacare" became law. It addresses ACA in terms of its…

    Paperback – 2017-08-11
    Routledge

  • Disabled People and Employment

    A Study of the Working Lives of Visually Impaired Physiotherapists, 1st Edition

    By Sally French

    This title was first published in 2001. Providing a detailed account of the working lives of visually impaired physiotherapists in Britain, this study also presents an overview of the employment position of disabled people in the UK, and is underpinned by a social model which views disability in…

    Hardback – 2017-06-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Politics of Parking

    Rights, Identity, and Property, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Marusek

    There is more to parking law than just parking penalties. Considering the ways in which law works in everyday life, and in familiar places of common experience where the presence of law is not obvious, this book explores the various notions of the right to park, which jurisprudentially is enacted…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

  • The Changing Disability Policy System

    Active Citizenship and Disability in Europe Volume 1, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rune Halvorsen, Bjørn Hvinden, Jerome Bickenbach, Delia Ferri, Ana Marta Guillén Rodriguez

    Being an ‘active citizen’ involves exercising social rights and duties, enjoying choice and autonomy, and participating in political decision-making processes which are of importance for one’s life. Amid the new challenges facing contemporary welfare states, debate over just how ‘active’ citizens…

    Hardback – 2017-04-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Disability Studies

  • Resolving Disputes about Educational Provision

    A Comparative Perspective on Special Educational Needs, 1st Edition

    By Neville Harris, Sheila Riddell

    With contributions by recognised experts in the field of education law, this book is a comparative study of the resolution of special education disputes, including via mediation. It analyses the varying approaches in England, Scotland, the US and the Netherlands and addresses major questions of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-25
    Routledge

  • The Disabling State of an Active Society

    1st Edition

    By Mikael Holmqvist

    Across the traditional welfare states of Europe, Australia, New Zealand and Canada there has been increasing emphasis on 'activation' by the unemployed as a tool for fighting unemployment. The core idea of activation programmes is the integration and empowerment of jobseekers through active…

    Paperback – 2016-11-23
    Routledge
    Welfare and Society

  • European Union Non-Discrimination Law and Intersectionality

    Investigating the Triangle of Racial, Gender and Disability Discrimination, 1st Edition

    By Anna Lawson

    Edited by Dagmar Schiek

    This book contributes to a critical reflection of current legislative and jurisprudential developments in Non-Discrimination Law, focusing on the European Union. The book is focused on intersectionality between gender, race and disability and the question of whether, and to what extent, this…

    Paperback – 2016-11-16
    Routledge

  • Design for Sport

    1st Edition

    By Anxo Cereijo Roibás, Emmanuel Stamatakis

    Design for Sport shows how socially responsible design can contribute to make sport practice widespread in the general population including disadvantaged and hard-to-reach groups, and those that have been traditionally excluded such as the elderly, disabled people, those living in deprived areas…

    Paperback – 2016-11-15
    Routledge
    Design for Social Responsibility

  • Creativity, Spirituality, and Mental Health

    Exploring Connections, 1st Edition

    By Kelley Raab Mayo

    This book emphasizes the integral connections between imagination, creativity, and spirituality and their role in healing. First, the author highlights the work of a neglected yet important psychoanalyst, Marion Milner - a painter and undeclared mystic - expanding her work on creativity, mysticism,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies

  • Disability, Human Rights and the Limits of Humanitarianism

    1st Edition

    By Michael Gill, Cathy J. Schlund-Vials

    Disability studies scholars and activists have long criticized and critiqued so-termed ’charitable’ approaches to disability where the capitalization of individual disabled bodies to invoke pity are historically, socially, and politically circumscribed by paternalism. Disabled individuals have long…

    Paperback – 2016-10-19
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Disability Studies

  • Disability Management and Workplace Integration

    International Research Findings, 1st Edition

    By Henry G. Harder

    Edited by Thomas Geisen

    Disability Management is perceived and understood to be an important approach to reducing the negative impact, for workers and the company, of absence due to illness and accidents, and to assisting those with disabilities to enter or re-enter the workplace. Disability Management has already become…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11
    Routledge

  • Understanding Disability Discrimination Law through Geography

    1st Edition

    By Fayyaz Vellani

    Examining the UK Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) in comparison to its counterparts in the USA and Australia, this book focuses on how it is being interpreted and acted upon in the context of higher education, a key area of national attention in the UK. It also evaluates this law in the context…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11
    Routledge

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