Social Work: Violence and Abuse

  • Contextual Characteristics in Juvenile Sentencing: Examining the Impact of Concentrated Disadvantage on Youth Court Outcomes book cover

    Contextual Characteristics in Juvenile Sentencing

    Examining the Impact of Concentrated Disadvantage on Youth Court Outcomes

    By Rimonda Maroun

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Juvenile Justice and Delinquency

  • 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 edited collection, 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…

    Paperback – 2019-02-20 
    Routledge

  • Deviance Among Physicians: Fraud, Violence, and the Power to Prescribe book cover

    Deviance Among Physicians

    Fraud, Violence, and the Power to Prescribe

    By Christina Policastro, Natasha N. Johnson, Thaddeus L. Johnson

    Hardback – 2019-02-01 
    Routledge

  • 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 equips social workers and human services practitioners with the knowledge and skills to work effectively with both the victims and perpetrators of domestic violence. Written to address the needs of the social work and human services student learner, the book covers a range of…

    Paperback – 2019-01-21 
    Routledge

  • Child Welfare: Perspectives from Social Work book cover

    Child Welfare

    Perspectives from Social Work

    By Kathryn Krase, Tobi Delong-Hamilton

    Child Welfare is comprehensive text for child welfare courses taught from a social work perspective. This textbook provides a single source for all material necessary to providing a contextual child welfare course. The material in this text is designed to meet the needs of social work students…

    Paperback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Intimate Partner Violence: New Perspectives in Resarch and Practice book cover

    Intimate Partner Violence

    New Perspectives in Resarch and Practice

    Edited by Elizabeth Bates, Julie Taylor

    Paperback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge

  • Sexual Violence Against Older People book cover

    Sexual Violence Against Older People

    By Hannah Bows

    Although feminist research on sexual violence has been an area of academic study since the late 1970s, much of this research has centred on younger women who are statistically more at risk of experiencing sexual violence. The result has been that older women have been largely ignored, or even…

    Hardback – 2018-12-30 
    Routledge
    Victims, Culture and Society

  • Researching Gender, Violence and Abuse: Theory, Methods, Action book cover

    Researching Gender, Violence and Abuse

    Theory, Methods, Action

    By Nicole Westmarland, Hannah Bows

    Feminist research on gender, violence and abuse has been an area of academic study since the late 1970s, and has increased exponentially over this time on a global scale. Although situated in a predominantly qualitative tradition, research in the field has developed to include quantitative and…

    Paperback – 2018-12-05 
    Routledge

  • Imagining a Greater Justice: Criminal Violence, Punishment, and Relational Healing book cover

    Imagining a Greater Justice

    Criminal Violence, Punishment, and Relational Healing

    By Samuel H. Pillsbury

    Criminal violence harms persons and relationships in ways that law cannot touch. In Imagining a Greater Justice, Pillsbury posits that we need a justice that is commensurate with the harm and wrong done, and one that comprehends how violence shatters survivors′ sense of trust and place in community…

    Paperback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Violence Studies book cover

    The Routledge International Handbook of Violence Studies

    Edited by Walter S. DeKeseredy, Callie Marie Rennison, Amanda K. Hall-Sanchez

    Violence is a serious public health problem. The number of violent deaths tells only part of the story and many more survive violence and are left with permanent physical and emotional scars. Violence also erodes communities by reducing productivity, decreasing property values, and disrupting…

    Hardback – 2018-11-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Mafia Violence: Political, Symbolic, and Economic Forms of Violence in Camorra Clans book cover

    Mafia Violence

    Political, Symbolic, and Economic Forms of Violence in Camorra Clans

    Edited by Monica Massari, Vittorio Martone

    Using in-depth field research and analysis of case-studies, Mafia Violence: Political, Symbolic, and Economic Forms of Violence in the Camorra Clans focuses attention on the phenomenon of violence performed by Italian organized crime groups, devoting specific attention to the Camorra, which has…

    Hardback – 2018-11-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Criminology

  • 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

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