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  • The Penal Voluntary Sector book cover

    The Penal Voluntary Sector

    By Philippa Tomczak

    Winner of the 2017 British Society of Criminology Book Prize The penal voluntary sector and the relationships between punishment and charity are more topical than ever before in countries around the world. In recent years in England and Wales, the sector has featured significantly in both policy…

    Paperback – 2018-02-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Behavioral and Mental Health Care Policy and Practice: A Biopsychosocial Perspective book cover

    Behavioral and Mental Health Care Policy and Practice

    A Biopsychosocial Perspective

    Edited by Cynthia Moniz, Stephen Gorin

    Cynthia Moniz and Stephen Gorin’s Behavioral and Mental Health Care Policy and Practice: A Biopyschosocial Perspective is a new mental health policy textbook that offers students a model for understanding policy in a framework that addresses policy practice. Edited to read like a textbook, each…

    Paperback – 2018-02-23
    Routledge

  • Youth Justice: A Critical Introduction book cover

    Youth Justice

    A Critical Introduction

    By Stephen Case

    This book provides a comprehensive, student-friendly and critical introduction to youth justice in England and Wales, offering a balanced evaluation of its development, rationale, nature and evidence base. It explores the evolution of definitions and explanations of youth offending and examines the…

    Paperback – 2018-02-21
    Routledge

  • Sexual Abuse in Youth Sport: A sociocultural analysis book cover

    Sexual Abuse in Youth Sport

    A sociocultural analysis

    By Michael J. Hartill

    Cases of sport-related child sexual abuse have received increasing news coverage in recent years. This book documents and evaluates this important issue through a critical investigation of the research and theory on sexual violence and child sex offending that has emerged over the past thirty years…

    Paperback – 2018-02-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport, Culture and Society

  • Governing Youth Politics in the Age of Surveillance book cover

    Governing Youth Politics in the Age of Surveillance

    Edited by Maria T. 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…

    Hardback – 2018-02-14
    Routledge
    The Criminalization of Political Dissent

  • Developmental Perspectives in Child Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy book cover

    Developmental Perspectives in Child Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy

    Edited by Christopher Bonovitz, Andrew Harlem

    Developmental Perspectives in Child Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy incorporates recent innovations in developmental theory and research into our understanding of the nature of change in child psychotherapy. Diverse psychoanalytic ideas and individual styles are represented, challenging the…

    Paperback – 2018-02-13
    Routledge
    Relational Perspectives Book Series

  • Social Work in a Changing Scotland book cover

    Social Work in a Changing Scotland

    Edited by Viviene E. Cree, Mark Smith

    Scotland has changed, politically and culturally, in recent years, with persistent demands for independence culminating in a referendum in 2014. On this fluid political landscape, social welfare can be co-opted towards a wider ‘nation-building’ project. As a result, social work in Scotland is…

    Paperback – 2018-02-13
    Routledge
    Student Social Work

  • Service User Involvement in Social Work Education book cover

    Service User Involvement in Social Work Education

    Edited by Hugh McLaughlin, Joe Duffy, Brendan McKeever, June Sadd

    In 2006, Social Work Education produced the first special edition (vol. 25, no. 4) on service user and carer involvement in social work education, with all of the articles coming from the United Kingdom. In 2015, a mixed group of service users and social work academics wondered how, and if, the…

    Hardback – 2018-02-13
    Routledge

  • Violence against Women in India book cover

    Violence against Women in India

    Edited by N. Prabha Unnithan, Mahesh K. Nalla

    Women in India constitute nearly half of its population of over a billion people, and this book is a rigorous social scientific examination of the issue of violence against women in India. It draws from the latest criminological research on the nature and extent of such violence; discusses cultural…

    Hardback – 2018-02-13
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Senior Transportation: Enhancing Community Mobility and Transportation Services book cover

    Introduction to Senior Transportation

    Enhancing Community Mobility and Transportation Services

    By Helen K. Kerschner, Nina M. Silverstein

    Introduction to Senior Transportation focuses on an issue that is a growing concern—the community mobility needs of older adults. Surpassing the coverage available in existing gerontology textbooks, it enables the reader to understand and appreciate the challenges faced by older adults as they make…

    Paperback – 2018-02-07
    Routledge
    Textbooks in Aging

  • Social and Labour Market Policy: The Basics book cover

    Social and Labour Market Policy

    The Basics

    By Bent Greve

    Social and Labour Market Policy: The Basics is an engaging and accessible introduction to the subject, which explores the broad historical, social and economic factors which have affected the differing types of social and labour market policies found in welfare states. Drawing links between social…

    Paperback – 2018-02-06
    Routledge
    The Basics

  • Rehabilitation Work: Supporting Desistance and Recovery book cover

    Rehabilitation Work

    Supporting Desistance and Recovery

    By Hannah Graham

    Conversations about rehabilitation and how to address the drugs-crime nexus have been dominated by academics and policymakers, without due recognition of the experience and knowledge of practitioners. Not enough is known about the cultures and conditions in which rehabilitation occurs. Why is it…

    Paperback – 2018-02-06
    Routledge
    International Series on Desistance and Rehabilitation

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