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  • The Production of Heritage

    The Politicisation of Architectural Conservation, 1st Edition

    By Alan Chandler, Michela Pace

    In this important book, the authors unpack the theoretical and practical issues around the development of heritage sites, critically dissecting key conservation benchmarks such as the ICOMOS guidelines, BS 7913 and the RIBA Conservation Plan of Work to reveal the mechanics of heritage guidance, its…

    Paperback – 2020-01-15 
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Statistical Concepts

    4th Edition

    By Debbie L. Hahs-Vaughn, Richard G. Lomax

    The new edition of An Introduction to Statistical Concepts, is designed to help students really understand statistical concepts, the situations in which they can be used, and how to apply them to data. Hahs-Vaughn and Lomax discuss the most popular, along with many of the lesser-known, procedures…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05 
    Routledge

  • Spatial Practices

    Modes of Action and Engagement with the City, 1st Edition

    Edited by Melanie Dodd

    This book explores ‘spatial practices’, a loose and expandable set of approaches that embrace the political and the activist, the performative and the curatorial, the architectural and the urban. Acting upon and engaging with the public realm, the field of spatial practices allows people to…

    Paperback – 2019-10-15 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Conduct Disorder and Oppositional-Defiant Disorder

    A guide to symptoms, management and treatment, 1st Edition

    By Laura Vanzin, Valentina Mauri

    This vital guide takes a new approach to conduct and oppositional defiant disorders (CD and ODD), presenting the science in an accessible way to empower both parents and practitioners. Vanzin and Mauri cover a range of key topics, including distinguishing between typical and atypical behavioral…

    Paperback – 2019-09-17 
    Routledge
    Understanding Atypical Development

  • Morality and Moral Controversies

    Readings in Moral, Social, and Political Philosophy, 10th Edition

    Edited by Steven Scalet, John Arthur

    Morality and Moral Controversies, 10th Edition challenges students to critically assess today’s leading moral, social, and political issues. As a comprehensive anthology, it provides students with the tools they need to understand the philosophical ideas that are currently shaping our world.…

    Paperback – 2019-07-03
    Routledge

  • Human Behavior in the Social Environment

    Perspectives on Development and the Life Course, 5th Edition

    By Anissa Taun Rogers

    The fifth edition of Human Behavior in the Social Environment takes students through the life course perspective to give a concise, compact treatment of human behavior. The text also comes with a rich companion website that includes support materials and six unique cases that encourage students…

    Paperback – 2019-03-20
    Routledge
    New Directions in Social Work

  • Social Work and Social Welfare

    An Invitation, 5th 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 – 2019-03-11
    Routledge
    New Directions in Social Work

  • Adolescent Coping

    Promoting Resilience and Well-Being, 3rd Edition

    By Erica Frydenberg

    How do young people cope with the multitude of difficult situations and scenarios that are associated with growing up, like anxiety and depression, as well as illness, rejection and family breakdown? How can we facilitate and encourage, through a combination of health, well-being and positive…

    Paperback – 2018-06-11
    Routledge
    Adolescence and Society

  • Death, Society, and Human Experience

    12th Edition

    By Robert Kastenbaum, Christopher M. Moreman

    Providing an overview of the myriad ways that we are touched by death and dying, both as an individual and as a member of society, this book will help readers understand our relationship with death. Kastenbaum and Moreman show how various ways that individual and societal attitudes influence both…

    Paperback – 2018-04-09
    Routledge

  • Readings for Diversity and Social Justice

    4th Edition

    Edited by Maurianne Adams, Warren J. Blumenfeld, D. Chase J. Catalano, Keri Dejong, Heather W. Hackman, Larissa E. Hopkins, Barbara Love, Madeline L. Peters, Davey Shlasko, Ximena Zuniga

    For nearly 20 years, Readings for Diversity and Social Justice has been the trusted, leading anthology to cover a wide range of social oppressions from a social justice standpoint. With full sections dedicated to racism, religious oppression, classism, ableism, youth and elder oppression, as well…

    Paperback – 2018-03-22
    Routledge

  • Research for Effective Social Work Practice

    4th Edition

    By Judy L. Krysik

    In this book and companion website you will find: ■ A practice-oriented description of qualitative and quantitative research methods that engages rather than intimidates students ■ Illustrations of real-life research and evaluation from different levels of social work practice, encompassing many…

    Paperback – 2018-03-01
    Routledge
    New Directions in Social Work

  • Issues in Aging

    4th Edition

    By Mark Novak

    Issues in Aging combines social, psychological, biological, and philosophical perspectives to present a multifaceted picture of aging. Novak illustrates both the problems and the opportunities that accompany older age. This text helps students understand the tremendous variability in aging and…

    Paperback – 2018-02-07
    Routledge

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