Social Work: Community Social Work

  • The Routledge Handbook of Critical Social Work book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Critical Social Work

    Edited by Stephen Webb

    The Routledge Handbook of Critical Social Work brings together the world’s leading scholars in the field to provide a cutting-edge overview of classic and current research and future trends in the subject. It provides an authoritative guide to theory and method, and the primary debates of…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Promoting Non-Violence: Social Work Conversations about Violence book cover

    Promoting Non-Violence

    Social Work Conversations about Violence

    By Gerard Heery

    The use of violence within relationships, families or communities is a major public health issue across the world. As such, it will continue to require global, strategic, and preventative measures across educational, social care and criminal justice systems. This book draws on the author’s gritty…

    Paperback – 2018-11-06 
    Routledge

  • Education and Social Action: Community Service and the Curriculum in Higher Education book cover

    Education and Social Action

    Community Service and the Curriculum in Higher Education

    Edited by Sinclair Goodlad

    Originally published in 1975 Education and Social Action, examines the possibility and value of effecting links between community service and the curriculum in various sectors of higher education. It describes what has been done in each of several disciplines in giving students the opportunity to…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • Pacific Social Work: Navigating Practice, Policy and Research book cover

    Pacific Social Work

    Navigating Practice, Policy and Research

    By Jioji Ravulo, Tracie Mafile'o, Donald Bruce Yeates

    As a region, the Pacific is developing rapidly. This textbook, the first of its kind, decolonizes the dominant western rhetoric that is evident in Pacific social work and rejuvenates current practice models to enhance evolving Pacific perspectives by Incorporating Pacific epistemologies and…

    Paperback – 2018-10-01 
    Routledge

  • Care Management in Social and Primary Health Care: The Gateshead Community Care Scheme book cover

    Care Management in Social and Primary Health Care

    The Gateshead Community Care Scheme

    By David Challis, John Chesterman, Rosemary Luckett, Karen Stewart

    This title was first published in 2003: This book provides an evaluation of the Gateshead Community Care Scheme which was devised as an alternative to residential and hospital care for frail elderly people. An important feature of the scheme was the decentralization of control of resources to…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Working with Domestic Violence: Contexts and Frameworks for Practice book cover

    Working with Domestic Violence

    Contexts and Frameworks for Practice

    By Deborah Walsh

    This textbook aims to equip social workers and human services practitioners with the knowledge and skills to work effectively with both the victims and perpetrators of domestic violence. Whilst acknowledging the occurrence of domestic violence in all contexts, this book places its primary focus on…

    Paperback – 2018-08-28 
    Routledge

  • Handbook on the Consequences of Sentencing and Punishment Decisions book cover

    Handbook on the Consequences of Sentencing and Punishment Decisions

    Edited by Beth M. Huebner, Natasha A. Frost

    Handbook on the Consequences of Sentencing and Punishment Decisions, the third volume in the Routledge ASC Division on Corrections & Sentencing Series, includes contemporary essays on the consequences of punishment during an era of mass incarceration. The Handbook Series offers state-of-the-art…

    Hardback – 2018-08-06 
    Routledge
    The ASC Division on Corrections & Sentencing Handbook Series

  • Consciousness-Raising: Critical Pedagogy and Practice for Social Change book cover

    Consciousness-Raising

    Critical Pedagogy and Practice for Social Change

    Edited by Nilan Yu

    Almost everywhere across the world, economic inequality has been rising within and across national borders. The vision of a fairer world embodied in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights is being assailed by the advance of conservative ideology aided by vitriolic right-wing populism sweeping…

    Hardback – 2018-07-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Liberal Child Welfare Policy and its Destruction of Black Lives book cover

    Liberal Child Welfare Policy and its Destruction of Black Lives

    By James G. Dwyer

    How can we end the inter-generational cycle of poverty and dysfunction in the US's urban ghettos? This ground-breaking and controversial book is the first to provide a child-centered perspective on the subject by combining a wealth of social science information with sophisticated normative…

    Paperback – 2018-06-13
    Routledge

  • Participatory Pedagogic Impact Research: Co-production with Community Partners in Action book cover

    Participatory Pedagogic Impact Research

    Co-production with Community Partners in Action

    By Mike Seal

    Involvement of community partners in the structure and design of services is largely accepted in principle, but its practice is heavily contested. This book argues that the co-production of research is one of the best ways to involve community partners. As well as having intrinsic value in and of…

    Hardback – 2018-06-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • The Homeless Person in Contemporary Society book cover

    The Homeless Person in Contemporary Society

    By Cameron Parsell

    The homeless person is thought to be different. Whereas we get to determine our difference or sameness, the homeless person’s difference is imposed upon them and assumed to be known because of their homelessness. Exclusion from housing – either a commodity that should be accessed from the market or…

    Hardback – 2018-05-29
    Routledge

  • Community Development and Public Administration Theory: Promoting Democratic Principles to Improve Communities book cover

    Community Development and Public Administration Theory

    Promoting Democratic Principles to Improve Communities

    Edited by Ashley E. Nickels, Jason D. Rivera

    The concept of community development is often misunderstood, holding different meanings across different academic disciplines. Moreover, the concept of community development has been historically abstracted, not only in the way the concept has been conceptualized in academic studies, but also by…

    Hardback – 2018-04-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Public Administration and Public Policy

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