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  • Environmental Justice

    An Issue for Social Work Education and Practice

    Edited by Sondra Fogel, Carenlee Barkdull, Bret Weber

    What is environmental justice? Why is it important to social work? Social work has a long history with the term "environment" as part of our guiding Ecological Framework. Yet frequently, the assessment of the environment is left out or seen as a difficult domain to understand as part of the…

    Hardback – 2016-05-03 
    Routledge

  • Correctional Counseling and Rehabilitation

    9th Edition

    By Patricia Van Voorhis, Emily J. Salisbury

    Correctional Counseling and Rehabilitation, 9th ed., presents foundations of correctional intervention, including overviews of the major systems of therapeutic intervention, diagnosis of mental illness, and correctional assessment and classification. Now fully updated to reflect DSM-5, its detailed…

    Paperback – 2016-04-29 
    Routledge

  • Spirituality Matters in Social Work

    Connecting Spirituality, Religion, and Practice

    By James R. Dudley

    Offering a focus that is lacking (or not clearly evident) in most spirituality books, Dudley addresses specific ways of incorporating spirituality into practice and integrates many of the contributions of other writers into an overall eclectic practice approach. His approach revolves around many of…

    Paperback – 2016-03-14 
    Routledge

  • Human Behavior in the Social Environment

    Perspectives on Development and the Life Course, 4th Edition

    By Anissa Taun Rogers

    The fourth edition of Human Behavior in the Social Environment takes a life course perspective to give a concise, compact treatment of human behavior. The text also comes with a companion set of readings and five unique cases that encourage your students to learn by doing and to apply their…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29 
    Routledge
    New Directions in Social Work

  • Social Work and Social Welfare

    An Invitation, 4th Edition

    By Marla Berg-Weger

    Social Work and Social Welfare: An Invitation is a best-selling text and website for introduction to social work courses. It provides students with the knowledge, skills, and values that are essential for working with individuals, families, groups, organizations, communities, and public policy in a…

    Paperback – 2016-02-16 
    Routledge
    New Directions in Social Work

  • Why Do I Need Research and Theory?

    A Guide for Social Workers

    By Jennifer Anderson-Meger

    This book is based on the idea that social work as a profession can do better with advancing our mission if practitioners are knowledgeable, skilled, critical thinkers that use research to inform practice. This is a user-friendly, student directed book form to help students understand the…

    Paperback – 2016-02-05
    Routledge

  • Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Maurianne Adams, Lee Anne Bell

    For twenty years, Teaching for Diversity and Social Justice has been the definitive sourcebook of theoretical foundations, pedagogical and design frameworks, and curricular models for social justice teaching practice. Thoroughly revised and updated, this third edition continues in the tradition of…

    Paperback – 2016-02-01
    Routledge

  • Disability Studies in India

    Global Discourses, Local Realities

    Edited by Renu Addlakha

    Since the 1970s, the international disability rights movement, the United Nations and national governments across the world have attempted to ameliorate the status of the disabled population through a range of legislative and policy measures primarily in the areas of health, education, employment,…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge India

  • Beyond Inclusion

    The Practice of Equal Access in Indian Higher Education

    Edited by Satish Deshpande, Usha Zacharias

    In India, two critical aspects of public policy — social justice and higher education — have witnessed unprecedented expansion in recent years. While several programmes have been designed by the State to equalise access to higher education and implement formal inclusion, discrimination based on…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge India

  • Rebuilding Local Communities in the Wake of Disaster

    Social Recovery in Sri Lanka and India

    By Martin Mulligan, Yaso Nadarajah

    This book examines the sociological consequences of disaster relief and recovery, and uncovers its impact on the communities that were affected by the Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004. It is the most extensive and intensive study of post-disaster community rebuilding yet reported in the literature on…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge India

  • Doing Gender, Doing Geography

    Emerging Research in India

    Edited by Saraswati Raju, Kuntala Lahiri-Dutt

    Until the 1970s gender had been invisible in analyses of social space and place in the androcentric discipline of geography. While recent contributions to feminist geography have challenged this, in India the engagement of geographers with gender, by being conservative in its choice of focus and…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge India

  • Resettling Displaced People

    Policy and Practice in India

    Edited by Hari Mohan Mathur

    Developmental projects have long been displacing people in large numbers every year, but it is only in recent years that the fate of those adversely affected has become an issue of widespread concern requiring urgent action. This volume is the scholarly exploration of these critical issues in a…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge India

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