Social Work and Social Policy Products

  • Beyond Self-Care for Helping Professionals

    The Expressive Therapies Continuum and the Life Enrichment Model, 1st Edition

    By Lisa D. Hinz

    Beyond Self-Care for Helping Professionals is an innovative guide to professional self-care focused not just on avoiding the consequences of failing to take care of oneself, but on optimal health and positive psychology. This new volume builds upon the Expressive Therapies Continuum to introduce…

    Paperback – 2018-09-11
    Routledge

  • Asia-Pacific Perspectives on Intercultural Psychology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Wendy Wen Li, Darrin Hodgetts, Koong Hean Foo

    Today’s world is more interconnected and interdependent than ever before. Within the context of globalisation and the associated increased contact between diverse groups of people, the psychology of culture is more relevant than ever. Asia-Pacific Perspectives on Intercultural Psychology brings…

    Paperback – 2018-09-07
    Routledge

  • Advances in Understanding Advocacy and Improving Policy Practice Education

    Recent applications of theory and evidence, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Hoefer

    A perennial issue in social work is the lack of clear evidence showing how to be a successful advocate and how to create enthusiasm among students for policy practice. Researchers are now applying theory to understand better the topics of effective social work advocacy and policy practice. The…

    Paperback – 2018-09-04
    Routledge

  • Rural Jail Reentry

    Offender Needs and Challenges, 1st Edition

    By Kyle C. Ward

    Today’s high recidivism rates, combined with the rising costs of jails and prisons, are increasingly seen as problems that must be addressed on both moral and financial grounds. Research on prison and jail reentry typically focuses on barriers stemming from employment, housing, mental health, and…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Corrections

  • Causality, Probability, and Medicine

    1st Edition

    By Donald Gillies

    Why is understanding causation so important in philosophy and the sciences? Should causation be defined in terms of probability? Whilst causation plays a major role in theories and concepts of medicine, little attempt has been made to connect causation and probability with medicine itself.…

    Paperback – 2018-08-22
    Routledge

  • Violent and Sexual Offenders

    Assessment, Treatment and Management, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Jane L. Ireland, Carol A. Ireland, Philip Birch

    Building on the success of the first edition and the growth of research in the field over the past decade, this book offers an authoritative overview of the assessment, treatment, and management of violent and sexual offenders. This new and expanded edition reflects the considerable developments in…

    Paperback – 2018-08-22
    Routledge

  • Juvenile Justice in Europe

    Past, Present and Future, 1st Edition

    Edited by Barry Goldson

    At a time when Europe is witnessing major cultural, social, economic and political challenges and transformations, this book brings together leading researchers and experts to consider a range of pressing questions relating to the historical origins, contemporary manifestations and future prospects…

    Paperback – 2018-08-20
    Routledge

  • Living with Frailty

    From Assets and Deficits to Resilience, 1st Edition

    By Shibley Rahman

    Increasingly, we question ‘what makes us healthy?’, as well as ‘what makes us ill?’. What does this shift mean for frailty? Almost wholly defined in negative terms, the term ‘frail’ tends to refer to a group of older people who are at highest risk of adverse outcomes such as falls, infections,…

    Paperback – 2018-08-20
    Routledge

  • Art Therapy for Social Justice

    Radical Intersections, 1st Edition

    Edited by Savneet K. Talwar

    Art Therapy for Social Justice seeks to open a conversation about the cultural turn in art therapy to explore the critical intersection of social change and social justice. By moving the practice of art therapy beyond standard individualized treatment models, the authors promote scholarship and…

    Paperback – 2018-08-15
    Routledge

  • Ethics in Participatory Research for Health and Social Well-Being

    Cases and Commentaries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah Banks, Mary Brydon-Miller

    Participatory research is well-established as an approach involving people with a direct interest in, or experience of, the issue being studied in carrying out research. However, it raises unique and challenging ethical issues. Traditional concerns with respect for the rights to confidentiality,…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • Transnational Social Work and Social Welfare

    Challenges for the Social Work Profession, 1st Edition

    Edited by Beatrix Schwarzer, Ursula Kämmerer-Rütten, Alexandra Schleyer-Lindenmann, Yafang Wang

    The underlying frame of social work is the nation state, and it is from within the state that welfare strategies and social policies are devised and implemented. However, post-colonialism, globalisation, migration and the associated implications for human rights, social justice and social welfare…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Social Development and Social Work Perspectives on Social Protection

    1st Edition

    Edited by Julie L. Drolet

    Social protection is now considered a development milestone and an important tool in combating poverty. Interventions can include, for example, health insurance, public works programs, guaranteed employment schemes, or cash transfers targeting vulnerable populations groups. This innovative volume…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Health and Social Policy

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