Youth Work Products

  • Children’s Participation in Global Contexts

    Going Beyond Voice

    By Vicky Johnson, Andy West

    Children's and young people’s right to participate has been increasingly acknowledged and taken up internationally, as expressed in the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. Yet much of this has focused on collecting children’s voices, rather than achieving change, and has met its limits. This…

    Hardback – 2018-04-27 
    Routledge

  • Narrative Approaches to Youth Work

    Conversational Skills for a Critical Practice

    By Julie Tilsen

    This is the book that youth workers who want to put into practice their desire to "meet youth where they’re at" have been waiting for. Narrative Approaches to Youth Work provides hope-filled and fresh conversational practices anchored in a critical intersectional analysis of power and a relational…

    Paperback – 2018-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Youth Justice

    A Critical Introduction

    By Stephen Case

      This book provides a comprehensive, student-friendly and critical introduction to youth justice in England and Wales, offering a balanced evaluation of its development, rationale, nature and evidence base. It explores the evolution of definitions and explanations of youth offending and…

    Paperback – 2018-03-16 
    Routledge

  • Governing Youth Politics in the Age of Surveillance

    Edited by Maria T. Grasso, Judith Bessant

    Drawing on case studies from around the world, contributors to this ground-breaking book explore a major contemporary paradox: on the one hand, young people today are at the forefront of political campaigns promoting social rights and ethical ideas that challenge authoritarian orders and elite…

    Hardback – 2018-02-21 
    Routledge
    The Criminalization of Political Dissent

  • Understanding and Responding to Child Sexual Exploitation

    Edited by Helen Beckett, Jenny Pearce

    The issue of child sexual exploitation (CSE) has received intense scrutiny in recent years, following a number of high profile legal cases, serious case reviews and inquiries. This has resulted in increasing expectations that those working in the field will know how to appropriately manage and…

    Paperback – 2018-01-30 
    Routledge Academic

  • Re-Circuiting Trauma Pathways in Adults, Parents, and Children

    A Brain-Based, Intergenerational Trauma Treatment Method

    By Valerie Copping

    Re-Circuiting Trauma Pathways in Adults, Parents, and Children presents the evidence-informed and substantiated Intergenerational Trauma Treatment Model (ITTM), with an emphasis on up-to-date trauma theory, the development of specialized clinical skills, and the replicability of methods. Grounded…

    Paperback – 2018-01-26 
    Routledge

  • International Safeguards for Children in Sport

    Developing and Embedding a Safeguarding Culture

    By Daniel Rhind, Frank Owusu-Sekyere

    Safeguarding should be a central concern for any sports organisation working with children or young people. This significant new study examines the development, implementation and impact of the International Safeguards for Children in Sport; a set of guidelines drawn up by a working group of…

    Hardback – 2018-01-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Participatory Evaluation in Youth and Community Work

    Theory and Practice

    By Susan Cooper

    Evaluation is an essential element of professional practice. However, there is little in the literature that is designed to help students involve and support young people in evaluating the impact of youth work activities. This comprehensive book explores current thinking about evaluation in the…

    Paperback – 2017-12-12 
    Routledge

  • The Clinical Practice of Equine-Assisted Therapy

    Including Horses in Human Healthcare

    By Leif Hallberg

    The Clinical Practice of Equine-Assisted Therapy bridges theory, research, and practical methods to fill a rapidly developing gap for physical, occupational, speech, and mental health professionals interested in incorporating horses in therapy. Extensively researched and citing over 300…

    Paperback – 2017-12-11 
    Routledge

  • The Equine-Assisted Therapy Workbook

    A Learning Guide for Professionals and Students

    By Leif Hallberg

    The Equine-Assisted Therapy Workbook gives readers the tools they need to increase professional competency and personalize the practical applications of equine-assisted therapy. Each chapter includes thought-provoking ethical questions, hands-on learning activities, self-assessments, practical…

    Paperback – 2017-12-11 
    Routledge

  • Teenage Pregnancy and Young Parenthood

    Effective Policy and Practice

    By Alison Hadley

    Teenage Pregnancy and Young Parenthood provides a comprehensive, unparalleled insight into the  UK Government’s highly successful Teenage Pregnancy Strategy (TPS) for England which reduced the under-18 pregnancy rate by well over 50%, and considers how the lessons from this policy can be applied…

    Paperback – 2017-12-06 
    Routledge
    Adolescence and Society

  • Diversion in Youth Justice

    What Can We Learn from Historical and Contemporary Practices?

    By Roger Smith

    Diversion in youth justice is a subject of enduring interest. It concerns the processes by which decisions are made about whether or not to prosecute young offenders, and this book explores the continuing debates and historical developments which shape these processes. The treatment of young…

    Hardback – 2017-10-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

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