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  • Routledge Revivals: Schooling Ordinary Kids (1987)

    Inequality, Unemployment, and the New Vocationalism, 1st Edition

    By Phillip Brown

    Originally published 1987 Schooling Ordinary Kids looks at the ‘invisible majority’ of ordinary working-class pupils. The book explains why these pupils are now at the centre of a major educational crisis surrounding the soaring rates of youth unemployment. The book is a timely examination of…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
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  • Childhood Abused

    Protecting Children Against Torture, Cruel, Inhuman and Degrading Treatment and Punishment, 1st Edition

    By Geraldine Van Bueren

    First published in 1998, this book seeks to consider the application of international human rights standards to situations where children are at risk of torture and other forms of ill-treatment. Each of the contributors authoritatively examines torture, cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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  • Fostering Kinship

    An International Perspective on Kinship Foster Care, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roger Greeff

    First published in 1999, this work draws together a multi-national collection of papers, and aims to stimulate the development of policy and practice in this often neglected area. It aims to offer examples of good social work practice, informed by relevant theoretical insights; to give a voice to…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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  • Meeting the Challenge?

    Young People Leaving Care in Northern Ireland, 1st Edition

    By John Pinkerton, Ross McCrea

    Published in 1999. Preparation for leaving care and aftercare support, are increasingly important concerns for child care practitioners, policy makers and researchers in the UK. There are now practice imperatives and a clear legal mandate for work in both areas. This Northern Ireland study…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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  • Prevention and Early Intervention with Children in Need

    1st Edition

    By Michael Little, Kevin Mount

    First published in 1999, this volume examines how, in the middle of the nineteenth century, Dr John Snow is reputed to have wrenched the handle from a street pump in central London, forcing people in the neighbourhood to change their drinking habits and so preventing them from…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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  • Secure Treatment Outcomes

    The Care Careers of Very Difficult Adolescents, 1st Edition

    By Roger Bullock, Michael Little

    First published in 1998, this volume recognises that, despite the plethora of benign welfare approaches to troubled and troublesome adolescents, a small proportion find themselves locked up. Who are they, why is it thought necessary to contain them and what effect does it have? This Dartington…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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  • Shaping Futures

    Learning for Competence and Citizenship, 1st Edition

    By Karen M. Evans

    First published in 1998, this volume draws on studies of real-life experiences in the status passage to adulthood and argues that policies must be based on more holistic analyses of social dynamics. Karen M. Evans recognises that the time taken to reach adult status has lengthened in all the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
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  • Community Approaches to Child Welfare

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lena Dominelli

    Published in 1999, Community Approaches to Child Welfare is written by both practitioners and academics to explore ways in which community-based, preventative approaches to child welfare can be used to support families experiencing behavioural problems with children or undergoing difficulties in…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
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  • Chinese Adolescents in Britain and Hong Kong

    Identity and Aspirations, 1st Edition

    By Gajendra Verma, Yu-Man Chan, Christopher Bagley, Sylvia Sham, Douglas Darby, Derek Woodrow, George Skinner

    First published in 1999, this book is based on several years work in Hong Kong and Britain, both before and after the absorption of the Special Administrative Region of Hong Kong into the People’s Republic of China in 1997. The initial chapters review the history of Chinese people in Britain;…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
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  • Developing Neighbourhood Support and Child Protection Strategies

    The Henley Safe Children Project, 1st Edition

    By Norma Baldwin, Lyn Carruthers

    Published in 1998, the book provides a useful contribution to current debates on social exclusion, the regeneration of communities and the refocusing of crisis driven child protection services to family support and the prevention of harm. It stresses the need for interagency strategies of: -…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
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  • Mothers, Young People and Chronic Illness

    1st Edition

    By Clare Williams

    This title was first published in 2003: Although young people are generally very healthy, it has become clear that many of the health behaviours of young people can have serious consequences later in life. This is particularly so with the management of chronic illness, where poor management can…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
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  • Routledge Revivals: Varieties of Residential Experience (1975)

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jack Tizard, Ian Sinclair, R. V. G. Clarke

    First published in 1975, this book compiles a number of studies concerning institutional care and children, which address the question of why institutions that serve apparently similar functions differ so much. The book uses comparative methods such as measurement of different ‘dimensions’ of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
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