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  • 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

  • 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 – 2019-12-09
    Routledge

  • 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

  • '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

  • Critical Thinking: Developing the Intellectual Tools for Social Justice book cover

    Critical Thinking

    Developing the Intellectual Tools for Social Justice, 1st Edition

    By Joseph Zornado, Jill Harrison, Daniel Weisman

    Critical Thinking presents, defines and explains the intellectual skills and habits of mind that comprise critical thinking and its relationship to social justice. Each of the sequential chapters includes detailed examples and learning exercises that guide the reader step by step from intellectual…

    Paperback – 2019-12-03
    Routledge

  • Title IV-E Child Welfare Education: Impact on Workers, Case Outcomes and Social Work Curriculum Development book cover

    Title IV-E Child Welfare Education

    Impact on Workers, Case Outcomes and Social Work Curriculum Development, 1st Edition

    Edited by Patrick Leung, Monit Cheung

    BSW/MSW education funded by Title IV-E of Social Security Act ("Title IV-E Child Welfare Education") is an important incentive to encourage social workers to stay in the child protection field. This book describes this partnership between universities and public child welfare agencies. The book…

    Hardback – 2019-12-03
    Routledge

  • Understanding the Psychological Soul of Spirituality: A Guidebook for Research and Practice book cover

    Understanding the Psychological Soul of Spirituality

    A Guidebook for Research and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Ralph L. Piedmont, Teresa A. Wilkins

    Understanding the Psychological Soul of Spirituality is a comprehensive exploration of spiritual constructs based on an empirical, evidence-based paradigm for understanding and addressing spirituality. In a field where there is no current consensus on spirituality, this book provides a much-needed…

    Paperback – 2019-12-02
    Routledge

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