Social Work: Products

  • 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

  • Critical Hospital Social Work Practice book cover

    Critical Hospital Social Work Practice

    1st Edition

    By Daniel Burrows

    Critical Hospital Social Work Practice sheds light on the fast-paced, high pressure role of the hospital social worker. At a time of public concern over the state of the NHS and the needs of a growing older population, the hospital social worker’s job is more important than ever. Yet, it is poorly…

    Hardback – 2020-05-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Sustaining Social Inclusion book cover

    Sustaining Social Inclusion

    1st Edition

    Edited by Beth R. Crisp, Ann Taket

    Sustaining Social Inclusion is the third in a series on social exclusion and social inclusion. It explores what different understandings of sustainability mean in respect of social inclusion in the variety of fields that deal with human health and wellbeing. The book is global in its scope, with…

    Hardback – 2020-05-18 
    Routledge

  • A New Theory of Conscientious Objection in Medicine: Justification and Reasonability book cover

    A New Theory of Conscientious Objection in Medicine

    Justification and Reasonability, 1st Edition

    By Robert F. Card

    This book argues that a conscientiously objecting medical professional should receive an exemption only if the grounds of an objector’s refusal are reasonable. It defends a detailed, contextual account of public reasonability suited for healthcare, which builds from the overarching concept of…

    Hardback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge

  • Sport, Welfare and Social Policy in the European Union book cover

    Sport, Welfare and Social Policy in the European Union

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nicola Rinaldo Porro, Stefano Martelli, Alberto Testa

    Sport is often seen as an indicator of the civic maturity of a community, an aspect of the rights of citizens to health, education and social integration. This book examines the relationships between participation in sport and physical activity, and welfare policies across Europe. It argues that…

    Hardback – 2020-04-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Climate Change and Adaptive Innovation: A Model for Social Work Practice book cover

    Climate Change and Adaptive Innovation

    A Model for Social Work Practice, 1st Edition

    By Sunil D. Santha

    The world is witnessing climate change. As responsible citizens of planet earth, we can actively participate in the co-creation of actionable knowledge and solutions. There may not be a single and linear pathway to adaptation anymore. This book explores multiple and iterative pathways of adapting…

    Hardback – 2020-04-20 
    Routledge
    Indigenous and Environmental Social Work

  • Intimate Partner Violence, Risk and Security: Securing Women’s Lives in a Global World book cover

    Intimate Partner Violence, Risk and Security

    Securing Women’s Lives in a Global World, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kate Fitz-Gibbon, Sandra Walklate, Jude McCulloch, JaneMaree Maher

    This edited collection addresses intimate partner violence, risk and security as global issues. Although intimate partner violence, risk and security are intimately connected they are rarely considered in tandem in the context of global security. Yet, intimate partner violence causes widespread…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime, Security and Justice

  • Prisoner Resettlement in Europe book cover

    Prisoner Resettlement in Europe

    1st Edition

    Edited by Frieder Dünkel, Ineke Pruin, Anette Storgaard, Jonas Weber

    Questions regarding how to improve the transitional phase from prison to life in society after release have gained major importance in the last decade in criminal policy. All over the world release preparation and resettlement practice are discussed with the aim to reduce negative effects of…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Domestic Homicide: Patterns and Dynamics book cover

    Domestic Homicide

    Patterns and Dynamics, 1st Edition

    By Marieke Liem, Frans Koenraadt

    The literature on domestic violence will often treat homicide as its most extreme outcome. The reality is more nuanced, with many domestic homicides occurring within a history of abusive behaviour. This book offers a much-needed synthesis of the literature on domestic homicide, covering its history…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Protests in the Information Age: Social Movements, Digital Practices and Surveillance book cover

    Protests in the Information Age

    Social Movements, Digital Practices and Surveillance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lucas Melgaço, Jeffrey Monaghan

    Information and communication technologies have transformed the dynamics of contention in contemporary society. Social networks such as Facebook and Twitter, and devices such as smartphones have increasingly played a central role in facilitating and mobilizing social movements…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime, Security and Justice

  • Uncovering the Crimes of Urbanisation: Researching Corruption, Violence and Urban Conflict book cover

    Uncovering the Crimes of Urbanisation

    Researching Corruption, Violence and Urban Conflict, 1st Edition

    By Kristian Lasslett

    From the social cleansing of cities through to indigenous land struggles at the frontline of extraction megaprojects, planetary urbanisation is a contested process that is radically shaping social life and the sustainability of human civilisation. In this pioneering intervention, it is maintained…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge

  • 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

20Series in Social Work and Social Policy

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