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  • International Handbook of Positive Aging book cover

    International Handbook of Positive Aging

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rachael E. Docking, Jennifer Stock

    As our global demographic shifts towards an increasingly aging population, we have an opportunity to transform how we experience and think about getting older and embrace the diversity and contribution that this population can bring to society. The International Handbook of Positive Aging showcases…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • Men, Masculinities and the Care of Children: Images, Ideas and Identities book cover

    Men, Masculinities and the Care of Children

    Images, Ideas and Identities, 1st Edition

    By Martin Robb

    Sharing the care of children in families is increasingly becoming the norm in modern-day society as more mothers enter paid work and government campaigns endeavour to increase the number of men working in childcare. However, running alongside debates of gender imbalance in childcare, there has also…

    Hardback – 2019-12-11
    Routledge

  • Economic Development and Mental Illness: Anticipating and Mitigating Disruptive Change book cover

    Economic Development and Mental Illness

    Anticipating and Mitigating Disruptive Change, 1st Edition

    By Alf H. Walle

    Social, economic, and technological changes disrupt many Indigenous, ethnic, and rural communities even when offering progress. Under these conditions, social and psychological dysfunctions are likely to emerge. This book provides insights regarding how to anticipate, prevent, and, when necessary,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-11
    Routledge

  • Social Work Practice in the Criminal Justice System book cover

    Social Work Practice in the Criminal Justice System

    2nd Edition

    By George T. Patterson

    Social Work Practice in the Criminal Justice System presents an overview of the criminal justice system for social workers, exploring the networks and institutions which comprise it. Integrating social work ethics and a commitment to social justice, this textbook explores social work practice…

    Paperback – 2019-12-10
    Routledge

  • Depression in Girls and Women Across the Lifespan: Treatment Essentials for Mental Health Professionals book cover

    Depression in Girls and Women Across the Lifespan

    Treatment Essentials for Mental Health Professionals, 1st Edition

    By Laura H. Choate

    Depression in Girls and Women Across the Lifespan takes a broad biopsychosocial approach to understanding the onset and experience of depression in women. The book is structured around four major life transitions: depression during puberty and the transition to adolescence; Premenstrual Dysphoric…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge

  • Understanding and Reducing Prison Violence: An Integrated Social Control-Opportunity Perspective book cover

    Understanding and Reducing Prison Violence

    An Integrated Social Control-Opportunity Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Benjamin Steiner, John Wooldredge

    Understanding and Reducing Prison Violence considers both the individual and prison characteristics associated with violence perpetration and violent victimization among both prison inmates and staff. Prison violence is not a random process; rates of violence vary across prisons and the odds of…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Sexual Citizenship and Disability: Understanding Sexual Support in Policy, Practice and Theory book cover

    Sexual Citizenship and Disability

    Understanding Sexual Support in Policy, Practice and Theory, 1st Edition

    By Julia Bahner

    What does ‘sexual citizenship’ mean in practice for people with mobility impairments who may need professional support to engage in sexual activity? The book explores this subject through empirical investigation based on case studies conducted in four countries – Sweden, England, Australia and the…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Disability Studies

  • Narrative and Dramatic Approaches to Children’s Life Story with Foster, Adoptive and Kinship Families: Using the Theatre of Attachment Model book cover

    Narrative and Dramatic Approaches to Children’s Life Story with Foster, Adoptive and Kinship Families

    Using the Theatre of Attachment Model, 1st Edition

    By Joan E. Moore

    Narrative and Dramatic Approaches to Children’s Life Story with Foster, Adoptive and Kinship Families outlines narrative and dramatic approaches to improve vulnerable family relationships. It provides a model which offers new ways for parents to practise communicating with their children and…

    Hardback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge

  • Mental Illness, Dementia and Family in China book cover

    Mental Illness, Dementia and Family in China

    1st Edition

    By Guy Ramsay

    With rapid economic progress and increasing life expectancy in East Asian societies, more attention is being paid by their governments, the media and the academy to mental illness and dementia. While clinical research on mental illness and dementia in Chinese societies acknowledges the importance…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge

  • Criminal Law and Precrime: Legal Studies in Canadian Punishment and Surveillance in Anticipation of Criminal Guilt book cover

    Criminal Law and Precrime

    Legal Studies in Canadian Punishment and Surveillance in Anticipation of Criminal Guilt, 1st Edition

    By Richard Jochelson, James Gacek, Lauren Menzie, Kirsten Kramar, Mark Doerksen

    In Philip K. Dick’s short story Minority Report, the institution of Precrime punishes people with imprisonment for crimes they would have committed had they not been prevented. With Dick’s allegorical inspiration, the authors of Criminal Law and Precrime: Legal Studies in Canadian Punishment and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Directions and Developments in Criminal Justice and Law

  • The Story of a Clinical Neuropsychologist book cover

    The Story of a Clinical Neuropsychologist

    1st Edition

    By Barbara A. Wilson

    From a disadvantaged childhood to becoming one of our best-loved clinical neuropsychologists, this exceptional book tells the life story of Barbara A. Wilson, who has changed the way we think about brain injury rehabilitation. Barbara’s story shows how it is possible to have a fulfilling career…

    Paperback – 2019-12-06
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of European Welfare Systems book cover

    Routledge Handbook of European Welfare Systems

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Sonja Blum, Johanna Kuhlmann, Klaus Schubert

    Published ten years after the first edition, this new Handbook offers topical, and comprehensive information on the welfare systems of all 28 EU member states and their recent reforms, giving the reader an invaluable introduction and basis for comparative welfare research. Additional chapters…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

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