Social Work: Youth Work

  • Risk and Harm in Youth Sexting: Young People’s Perspectives book cover

    Risk and Harm in Youth Sexting

    Young People’s Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Emily Setty

    This book draws upon interviews with teenage young people to explore their perspectives on risk and harm in ‘youth sexting culture’. It focuses specifically on digital sexual image-sharing among young people. It contextualises the findings in terms of the wider literature on youth sexting and the…

    Hardback – 2020-05-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • 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 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Noel Timms

  • 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 – 2020-03-26 
    Routledge
    International Series on Desistance and Rehabilitation

  • Infant Play Therapy: Foundations, Models, Programs, and Practice book cover

    Infant Play Therapy

    Foundations, Models, Programs, and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Janet A. Courtney

    Infant Play Therapy is a groundbreaking resource for practitioners interested in the varied play therapy theories, models, and programs available for the unique developmental needs of infants and children under the age of three. The impressive list of expert contributors in the fields of play…

    Paperback – 2020-03-24 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Adoption book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Adoption

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gretchen Wrobel, Emily Helder, Elisha Marr

    Adoption is practiced globally yielding a multidimensional area of study that cannot be characterized by a single movement or discipline. The handbook provides a central source of contemporary scholarship from a variety of disciplines with an international perspective and uses a multifaceted and…

    Hardback – 2020-03-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • International Safeguards for Children in Sport: Developing and Embedding a Safeguarding Culture book cover

    International Safeguards for Children in Sport

    Developing and Embedding a Safeguarding Culture, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Rhind, Frank Owusu-Sekyere

    Safeguarding should be a central concern for any sports organisation working with children or young people. This significant new study examines the development, implementation and impact of the International Safeguards for Children in Sport; a set of guidelines drawn up by a working group of…

    Paperback – 2020-02-21 
    Routledge

  • Youth and Internet Pornography: The impact and influence on adolescent development book cover

    Youth and Internet Pornography

    The impact and influence on adolescent development, 1st Edition

    By Richard Joseph Behun, Eric W. Owens

    This much-needed book provides an in-depth, nonjudgmental look at how consumption of Internet pornography and sexually explicit Internet material (SEIM) impacts the social, physical, emotional, and sexual development of adolescents. Youth and Internet Pornography explores some of the most…

    Paperback – 2019-12-18
    Routledge
    Adolescence and Society

  • Governing Youth Politics in the Age of Surveillance book cover

    Governing Youth Politics in the Age of Surveillance

    1st Edition

    Edited by Maria Grasso, Judith Bessant

    Drawing on case studies from around the world, contributors to this ground-breaking book explore a major contemporary paradox: on the one hand, young people today are at the forefront of political campaigns promoting social rights and ethical ideas that challenge authoritarian orders and elite…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    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

  • 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

  • Violence Against Children in the Criminal Justice System: Global Perspectives on Prevention book cover

    Violence Against Children in the Criminal Justice System

    Global Perspectives on Prevention, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wendy O'Brien, Cédric Foussard

    Children who come into conflict with the law are more likely to have experienced violence or adversity than their non-offending peers. Exacerbating the deleterious effects of this childhood trauma, children’s contact with the criminal justice system poses undue risks of physical, sexual, and…

    Hardback – 2019-10-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Mentoring for Young People in Care and Leaving Care: Theory, Policy and Practice book cover

    Mentoring for Young People in Care and Leaving Care

    Theory, Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Bernadine Brady, Pat Dolan, Caroline McGregor

    Mentoring for Young People in Care and Leaving Care offers a rich exploration of the theory, research and practice relating to youth mentoring as a means of essential social support. Brady, Dolan and McGregor ground their work on the premise that the informal social support provided through a…

    Paperback – 2019-09-19
    Routledge
    Adolescence and Society

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