Social Work: Social Work Theory

  • The Receiving End book cover

    The Receiving End

    1st Edition

    Edited by Noel Timms

    Originally published in 1973, The Receiving End looks at the British welfare services for deprived children. The book is comprised of essays from individuals that have been on the receiving end of the social help agencies, such as adoption societies, fostering agencies and children’s homes. Each…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
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    Routledge Revivals: Noel Timms

  • 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
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    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
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    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • The Routledge Handbook of Critical Pedagogies for Social Work book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Critical Pedagogies for Social Work

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christine Morley, Phillip Ablett, Carolyn Noble, Stephen Cowden

    The Routledge Handbook of Critical Pedagogies for Social Work traverses new territory by providing a cutting-edge overview of the work of classic and contemporary theorists, in a way that expands their application and utility in social work education and practice; thus, providing a bridge between…

    Hardback – 2020-01-29
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    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Affect in Relation: Families, Places, Technologies book cover

    Affect in Relation

    Families, Places, Technologies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Birgitt Röttger-Rössler, Jan Slaby

    Decades of research on affect and emotion have brought out the paramount importance of affective processes for human lives. Affect in Relation brings together perspectives from social science and cultural studies to analyze the formative, subject constituting potentials of affect and emotion.…

    Paperback – 2020-01-14
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    Routledge Studies in Affective Societies

  • Birth and Death: Experience, Ethics, Politics book cover

    Birth and Death

    Experience, Ethics, Politics, 1st Edition

    By Kath Woodward, Sophie Woodward

    Usually conceived in opposition to each other – birth as a hopeful beginning, death as an ending – this book brings them into dialogue with each other to argue that both are central to our experiences of being in the world and part of living. Written by two authors, this book takes an…

    Paperback – 2019-12-13
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  • Interpersonal Violence: Differences and Connections book cover

    Interpersonal Violence

    Differences and Connections, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marita Husso, Tuija Virkki, Marianne Notko, Helena Hirvonen, Jari Eilola

    From early modernity to today, society has encountered various forms of interpersonal violence. Through exploration of particular areas within Europe and Russia to Africa, America and Asia, this collection presents both differences and connections among various forms of interpersonal violence in…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
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  • Humanist Realism for Sociologists book cover

    Humanist Realism for Sociologists

    1st Edition

    By Terry Leahy

    Recent critiques treat humanism as a mistaken value framework. Indeed, the concept of human nature is in fact essential for sociology, but is often being denied at the same time as it appears without acknowledgement.While classic authors can show us how to connect an ethics with a concept of human…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
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  • Reciprocal Relationships and Well-being: Implications for Social Work and Social Policy book cover

    Reciprocal Relationships and Well-being

    Implications for Social Work and Social Policy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maritta Törrönen, Carol Munn-Giddings, Laura Tarkiainen

    A sense of participation and opportunities to share and participate in activities or groups that are important to them are crucial factors in human wellbeing. This book provides a robust empirical and theoretical analysis of reciprocity and its implications for social work and social policy…

    Paperback – 2019-09-11
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    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Communication and Interviewing Skills for Practice in Social Work, Counselling and the Health Professions book cover

    Communication and Interviewing Skills for Practice in Social Work, Counselling and the Health Professions

    1st Edition

    By Patricia Higham

    This book supports and develops the communication and interviewing skills of professional practitioners and student practitioners in social work, counselling, and the health professions. Combining work on personal and social constructs, the search for meaning, and ecological theory, this book…

    Paperback – 2019-08-08
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    Student Social Work

  • Human Behavior in the Social Environment: Mezzo and Macro Contexts book cover

    Human Behavior in the Social Environment

    Mezzo and Macro Contexts, 2nd Edition

    By Anissa Taun Rogers

    This addition to Anissa Rogers' bestselling Human Behavior in the Social Environment expands the original text with new chapters on spirituality, families and groups, organizations, and communities. Written in the compact, concise manner of the original text, the new chapters cover mezzo and macro…

    Paperback – 2019-08-01
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    New Directions in Social Work

  • The Routledge Handbook of Social Work Theory book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Social Work Theory

    1st Edition

    Edited by Malcolm Payne, Emma Reith-Hall

    The Routledge Handbook of Social Work Theory provides an interdisciplinary and international introduction to social work theory. It presents an analytical review of the wide array of theoretical ideas that influence social work on a global scale. It sets the agenda for future trends within social…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15
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    Routledge International Handbooks

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