Social Work Products

  • Innocence Destroyed

    A Study of Child Sexual Abuse

    By Jean Renvoize

    How common is child sexual abuse? How can victims and abusers best be treated? In Innocence Destroyed, originally published in 1993, Jean Renvoize uses interviews with victims and with experienced professionals, as well as new data from Britain, North America and Australia, to give a clear picture…

    Hardback – 2017-02-08 
    Psychology Revivals

  • Research for Effective Social Work Practice

    4th Edition

    By Judy L. Krysik, Jerry Finn

    Very often research texts for social work students are dry, boring, and hard for students to relate to. Not this book. Nor do authors Judy L. Krysik and Jerry Finn shy away from teaching research skills that are actually interesting and useful to students interested in real-life social work…

    Paperback – 2017-01-01 
    New Directions in Social Work

  • Human Trafficking

    Interdisciplinary Perspectives, 2nd Edition

    By Mary C. Burke

    With a range of contributing subject experts from different disciplines and professions, Human Trafficking comprehensively explains human trafficking as it exists and is being addressed in the twenty-first century. This book is for undergraduate and graduate interdisciplinary courses in human…

    Paperback – 2017-01-01 
    Criminology and Justice Studies

  • Sudden and Unexpected Death

    Shattered Lives

    By Ruth Harrison

    Shattered Lives covers different forms of unexpected death, including suicide, road death, disaster and homicide. It describes the investigations that follow such deaths and how this affects grieving families. Illustrated throughout by case studies, it looks at how the grieving process is affected…

    Paperback – 2016-12-20 

  • Substance Abuse Prevention

    The Multiple Faces of a Changing Profession, 2nd Edition

    By Julie Hogan

    Since the first edition, the substance abuse prevention field has significantly changed. This book will provide the student with an new orientation to the changing field of substance abuse which includes three sections; Part I – the changing face of prevention knowledge; Part II - the changing face…

    Paperback – 2016-12-01 

  • Working with the Human Trafficking Survivor

    What therapists, human service and health care providers need to know

    Edited by Mary C Burke

    Working With the Human Trafficking Survivor fills a void in existing literature by providing students, faculty and professionals in applied, helping disciplines, with a comprehensive text about human trafficking with a focus on clinical issues. This book gives an overview of the medical care,…

    Paperback – 2016-12-01 

  • Responsibilisation at the Margins of Welfare Services

    Edited by Kirsi Juhila, Suvi Raitakari, Christopher Hall

    The impetus for this book is the shift in welfare policy in Western Europe from state responsibilities to individual and community responsibilities. The book examines the ways in which policies associated with advanced liberalism and New Public Management can be identified as influencing…

    Hardback – 2016-11-16 
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Visual Methods in the Field

    Photography for the Social Sciences

    By Terence Heng

    The use of images, particularly photography, has been steadily gaining popularity in academia, but there has not yet been a book that deals with the act and process of photo-taking in the field. Drawing upon 21 years of photographic experience and sociological research, Terence Heng’s immersive and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-11 

  • Sharing Qualitative Research

    Showing Lived Experience and Community Narratives

    Edited by Susan Gair, Ariella van Luyn

    In an era of rapid technological change, are qualitative researchers taking advantage of new and innovative ways to gather, analyse and share community narratives? Sharing Qualitative Research presents innovative methods for harnessing creative storytelling methodologies and technologies that help…

    Hardback – 2016-11-04 
    Routledge Advances in Research Methods

  • A Man's Recovery from Traumatic Childhood Abuse

    The Insiders

    By Robert Blackburn Knight, Mark Falstein

    Break the silence about male victims of incest and sexual abuse!The pseudonymous author of A Man's Recovery from Traumatic Childhood Abuse: The Insiders had everything a man could want: intelligence, physical strength, financial security, close friends, a loving girlfriend, a home in the most…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 

  • Performance Evaluation in the Human Services

    By Simon Slavin, Wayne Matheson, Kenneth Millar, Cornelius Van Dyk

    Performance Evaluation in the Human Services is a practical, specific book for managers on how to conduct performance evaluations. The book moves beyond the traditional rating scale and focuses on a new model involving the employee in the evaluation process. It stresses the need for evaluation…

    Paperback – 2016-10-31 

  • Group Work Practice in a Troubled Society

    Problems and Opportunities

    By Roselle Kurland, Robert Salmon

    This book presents the wide range and diversity of effective group work practice in today’s troubled society. Representing the best in current practice, chapters discuss modern group work and contain rich examples of practice and theory. Group Work Practice in a Troubled Society examines the social…

    Paperback – 2016-10-17

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