Social Work: Social Work Practice

  • Peer Mentoring in Criminal Justice book cover

    Peer Mentoring in Criminal Justice

    1st Edition

    By Gillian Buck

    Peer mentoring is an increasingly popular criminal justice intervention in custodial and community settings. Peer mentors are community members, often with lived experiences of criminal justice, who work or volunteer to help people in rehabilitative settings. Despite the growth of peer mentoring…

    Hardback – 2020-03-25
    Routledge
    International Series on Desistance and Rehabilitation

  • Human Behavior in the Social Environment: Perspectives on Development, the Life Course, and Macro Contexts book cover

    Human Behavior in the Social Environment

    Perspectives on Development, the Life Course, and Macro Contexts, 2nd Edition

    By Anissa Taun Rogers

    In this new aggregated edition of Anissa Taun Roger’s Human Behavior in the Social Environment, readers will find a comprehensive overview of the issues related to human behavior and the social environment. Chapters are organized to first present foundational theoretical perspectives on the human…

    Paperback – 2020-03-19
    Routledge
    New Directions in Social Work

  • Social Work in a Glocalised World book cover

    Social Work in a Glocalised World

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mona Livholts, Lia Bryant

    This engaging and timely volume contributes new knowledge to the rapidly emerging field of globalisation and social work. The volume brings together cutting-edge interdisciplinary scholarship from countries such as Australia, Finland, Japan, South Africa, the Philippines and Sweden. It proposes ‘…

    Paperback – 2020-03-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Inclusive Child Development Accounts: Toward Universality and Progressivity book cover

    Inclusive Child Development Accounts

    Toward Universality and Progressivity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jin Huang, Li Zou, Michael Sherraden

    Inclusive Child Development Accounts showcases the global context of emerging asset-building policies and programmes around Child Development Accounts. Child Development Accounts (CDAs) are subsidized accounts that enable families to accumulate assets to invest in children’s development and life…

    Hardback – 2020-02-25
    Routledge

  • Group Work Stories Celebrating Diversity book cover

    Group Work Stories Celebrating Diversity

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew Malekoff

    Group Work Stories Celebrating Diversity is a most timely book about group work practice and education that highlights the theme of diversity, which encompasses acceptance and respect for various dimensions of difference. Dimensions of diversity include race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-13
    Routledge

  • Transnational Social Policy: Social Welfare in a World on the Move book cover

    Transnational Social Policy

    Social Welfare in a World on the Move, 1st Edition

    Edited by Luann Good Gingrich, Stefan Köngeter

    Transnational Social Policy highlights the changing face of social policy and social work against the background of accelerating transnationalization of economies, labour markets, education, social services, and care. The contributions of this book provide unique case examples on the interplay of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

  • 'Crossover' Children in the Youth Justice and Child Protection Systems book cover

    'Crossover' Children in the Youth Justice and Child Protection Systems

    1st Edition

    By Susan Baidawi, Rosemary Sheehan

    "Crossover" Children in the Youth Justice and Child Protection Systems explores the outcomes faced by the group of children who experience involvement with both child protection and youth justice systems across several countries, including the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, New Zealand, and…

    Hardback – 2019-12-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Title IV-E Child Welfare Education: Impact on Workers, Case Outcomes and Social Work Curriculum Development book cover

    Title IV-E Child Welfare Education

    Impact on Workers, Case Outcomes and Social Work Curriculum Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Patrick Leung, Monit Cheung

    BSW/MSW education funded by Title IV-E of Social Security Act ("Title IV-E Child Welfare Education") is an important incentive to encourage social workers to stay in the child protection field. It aims to demonstrate the training partnership between universities and public child welfare agencies.…

    Hardback – 2019-12-03
    Routledge

  • Changing the Paradigm of Homelessness book cover

    Changing the Paradigm of Homelessness

    1st Edition

    By Yvonne Vissing, Diane Nilan, Christopher Hudson

    Changing the Paradigm of Homelessness offers a comprehensive look at family housing distress related to the homelessness epidemic in the United States. This book explores the causes and consequences of this epidemic and proposes drastic changes in America’s historically ill-fated approach to family…

    Paperback – 2019-11-19
    Routledge

  • International Perspectives on Social Work and Political Conflict book cover

    International Perspectives on Social Work and Political Conflict

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joe Duffy, Jim Campbell, Carol Tosone

    International Perspectives on Social Work and Political Conflict provides an important basis for readers to recognise and understand the unique and specialist role that social workers have played and continue to play in international contexts of political conflict. Social workers make an important…

    Hardback – 2019-10-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • The Positive Social Worker book cover

    The Positive Social Worker

    1st Edition

    By Stewart Collins

    Developed from the author’s own experiences in social work and social work education, this book considers alternative approaches for social workers in dealing with the extensive demands, persistent pressures, and stress that they may face in their daily working lives. The Positive Social Worker is…

    Paperback – 2019-09-24
    Routledge

  • Rethinking Social Work Practice with Multicultural Communities book cover

    Rethinking Social Work Practice with Multicultural Communities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Yolanda C. Padilla, Ruth McRoy, Rocío Calvo

    With research showing that clients from diverse racial and ethnic groups disproportionately experience barriers in their interactions with social services and that providers recognize the need to be better prepared to work with these groups, this book invites us to rethink current approaches to…

    Hardback – 2019-09-24
    Routledge

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