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  • New Directions in the Sociology of Higher Education book cover

    New Directions in the Sociology of Higher Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pamela Abbott, Geoff Payne

    New Directions in the Sociology of Health links a number of contemporary issues to a broader sociological framework. It discusses health policy and programmes aimed at public concerns like AIDS, drug use, tranquilizer dependency and alcohol abuse. The work of a para-medical and lay workers – not…

    Paperback – 2020-05-31 
    Routledge Library Editions: British Sociological Association

  • Living Well with Chronic Illness: An Evidence-Based Guide to Managing Your Symptoms book cover

    Living Well with Chronic Illness

    An Evidence-Based Guide to Managing Your Symptoms, 1st Edition

    By Angeliki Bogosian

    Living well with a chronic illness is one of the most challenging experiences one can have. Written based on the most recent research evidence, this straightforward guide to managing both the emotional and physical aspects of chronic illness gives practical suggestions of how those living with a…

    Paperback – 2020-05-25 

  • 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 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 Advances in Social Work

  • Health Equity, Social Justice and Human Rights book cover

    Health Equity, Social Justice and Human Rights

    2nd Edition

    By Fiona H McKay, Ann Taket

    This text demystifies systems set up for the protection and promotion of human rights globally, regionally and nationally. It explores the use and usefulness of rights-based approaches as an important part of the toolbox available to health and welfare professionals and community members working in…

    Paperback – 2020-05-19 

  • 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 

  • Creative Play Therapy with Adolescents and Adults: Moving from Helping to Healing book cover

    Creative Play Therapy with Adolescents and Adults

    Moving from Helping to Healing, 1st Edition

    By Denis' A. Thomas, Melanie H. Morris

    This practical, user-friendly manual shows mental health professionals how to implement play therapy with adolescents and adults and how to conceptualize client struggles using a wealth of creative approaches. Creative Play Therapy for Adolescents and Adults follows an accessible seven-stage…

    Paperback – 2020-05-12 

  • White Counsellors – Black Clients: Theory, Research and Practice book cover

    White Counsellors – Black Clients

    Theory, Research and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Nick Banks

    Published in 1999. British cross-cultural counselling practice issues are examined through a survey of the attitudes of white British Counsellors and their self-reported practices with African-Caribbean and South Asian clients. The book has sections which review the literature on cross-cultural…

    Paperback – 2020-05-01 
    Routledge Revivals

  • Education and Social Action: Community Service and the Curriculum in Higher Education book cover

    Education and Social Action

    Community Service and the Curriculum in Higher Education, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sinclair Goodlad

    Originally published in 1975 Education and Social Action, examines the possibility and value of effecting links between community service and the curriculum in various sectors of higher education. It describes what has been done in each of several disciplines in giving students the opportunity to…

    Paperback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • 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 Revivals: Noel Timms

  • The Routledge Handbook of Social Work Practice Research book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Social Work Practice Research

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lynette Joubert, Martin Webber

    The Routledge Handbook of Practice Research is the first book to focus on practice research for social work. Bringing together leading scholars in the field from Europe, the USA and the Asia Pacific region, it provides an up-to-the minute overview of the latest thinking in practice research whilst…

    Hardback – 2020-04-30 
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • 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 

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