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  • Children as Agents in Their Worlds

    A Critical, Psychosocial Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Sheila Greene, Elizabeth Nixon

    Are children the passive recipients of influence from their parents and from society? Is their development determined by their genes and their neurons, or do they have the capacity to think about and influence their own lives and the world around them? Are they agents, and what do we mean by agency…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge

  • Social Medicine and the Coming Transformation

    1st Edition

    By Howard Waitzkin, Alina Pérez, Matt Anderson

    Social medicine, starting two centuries ago, has shown that social conditions affect health and illness more than biology does, and social change affects the outcomes of health and illness more than health services do. Understanding and exposing sickness-generating structures in society helps…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Climate Change and Adaptive Innovation

    A Model for Social Work Practice, 1st Edition

    By Sunil D. Santha

    The world is witnessing climate change. As responsible citizens of planet earth, we can actively participate in the co-creation of actionable knowledge and solutions. There may not be a single and linear pathway to adaptation anymore. This book explores multiple and iterative pathways of adapting…

    Hardback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Indigenous and Environmental Social Work

  • Disaster Mental Health Community Planning

    A Manual for Trauma-Informed Collaboration, 1st Edition

    By Robert W. Schmidt, Sharon L. Cohen

    Disaster Mental Health Community Planning is a step-by-step guide to developing mental health disaster plans, assisting communities to act on long-term resilience and recovery. As disasters continue to increase in severity and number, with 16% of survivors identified as potential PTSD victims if…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Cost-Benefit Analysis in Urban & Regional Planning

    1st Edition

    By John A. Schofield

    Originally published in 1987, Cost-Benefit Analysis in Urban and Regional Planning, outlines the theory and practice of cost-benefit analysis (CBA) in the context of urban and regional planning. The theory of CBA is developed with examples to illustrate the principles, it also deals with details of…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Planning

  • Who Put the Spell into Spelling?

    An Illustrated Storybook to Support Children with Fun Rules for Tricky Spellings, 1st Edition

    By Georgie Cooney

    This beautifully illustrated storybook has been created to support learners who, after acquiring the basics of reading and writing, have struggled to organically grasp the rules that govern spelling in the English language. The colourful storybook tells the story of the ‘Super Spelling School for…

    Paperback – 2020-03-26 
    Routledge
    Fun Rules for Tricky Spellings

  • Supporting Children with Fun Rules for Tricky Spellings

    An Illustrated Workbook, 1st Edition

    By Georgie Cooney

    This activity book is designed to be used alongside the storybook, Who Put the Spell into Spelling? [ISBN: 978-0-367-43505-9]. This illustrated workbook has been created to support learners who, after acquiring the basics of reading and writing, have struggled to organically grasp the rules that…

    Paperback – 2020-03-26 
    Routledge

  • Supporting Children with Fun Rules for Tricky Spellings

    An Illustrated Storybook and Workbook SET, 1st Edition

    By Georgie Cooney

    This beautifully illustrated storybook and workbook set has been created to support learners who, after acquiring the basics of reading and writing, have struggled to organically grasp the rules that govern spelling in the English language. The colourful storybook tells the story of the ‘Super…

    Paperback – 2020-03-26 
    Routledge

  • Peer Mentoring in Criminal Justice

    1st Edition

    By Gillian Buck

    Peer mentoring is an increasingly popular criminal justice intervention in custodial and community settings. Peer mentors are community members, often with lived experiences of criminal justice, who work or volunteer to help people in rehabilitative settings. Despite the growth of peer mentoring…

    Hardback – 2020-03-26 
    Routledge
    International Series on Desistance and Rehabilitation

  • Community Development for Social Change

    1st Edition

    By Dave Beck, Rod Purcell

    Community Development for Social Change provides a comprehensive introduction to the theory and practice of community development and associated activities and discusses best practice from global experience and links that to the UK context. The book integrates the realities of practice to key…

    Paperback – 2020-03-25 
    Routledge

  • Beginning Your Counseling Career

    Graduate Preparation and Beyond, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mary Olufunmilayo Adekson

    Beginning Your Counseling Career provides a comprehensive overview of the counseling profession and equips students with the clinical and administrative skills they need to progress in the field. Helpfully organized into five sections, the text addresses basic career considerations and preparatory…

    Paperback – 2020-03-25 
    Routledge

  • Brokering Circular Labour Migration

    A mobile ethnography of migrant care workers’ journey to Switzerland, 1st Edition

    By Huey Shy Chau

    This book examines the commercialisation of domestic and care work through private agencies organising transnational care arrangements by brokering migrant workers. The book focuses on the emergence of private for-profit home care agencies post the 2011 extension of the Free Movement of Workers to…

    Hardback – 2020-03-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies of Women and Place

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