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  • British-Indian Adult Children of Divorce: Context, Impact and Coping book cover

    British-Indian Adult Children of Divorce

    Context, Impact and Coping

    By Chaitali Das

    Divorce has become a form of family change in contemporary western societies, spawning much research to investigate its causes and consequences. Such research has promoted a sociological understanding of divorce, impact on families and individuals as well as implications for public policy. However,…

    Paperback – 2016-11-23
    Routledge

  • Inclusion and Exclusion of Young Adult Migrants in Europe: Barriers and Bridges book cover

    Inclusion and Exclusion of Young Adult Migrants in Europe

    Barriers and Bridges

    By Kirsten Fossan

    Edited by Katrine Fangen

    Inclusion and Exclusion of Young Adult Migrants in Europe presents analyses of research carried out during the course of the EUMARGINS research project, exploring the inclusion and exclusion of young adult immigrants across a range national contexts, including the Nordic welfare states, old…

    Paperback – 2016-11-23
    Routledge

  • Parenting After the Century of the Child: Travelling Ideals, Institutional Negotiations and Individual Responses book cover

    Parenting After the Century of the Child

    Travelling Ideals, Institutional Negotiations and Individual Responses

    By Tatjana Thelen

    Edited by Haldis Haukanes

    Bridging the gap between studies orientated around parenthood and those on the ’globalization’ of childhood, Parenting After the Century of the Child provides a timely intervention to the scholarship. It explores in depth negotiations of travelling ideals on childhood, showing the power of…

    Paperback – 2016-11-23
    Routledge

  • Regulating Family Responsibilities book cover

    Regulating Family Responsibilities

    By Jo Bridgeman

    Edited by Heather Keating

    This collection brings together some of the most eminent and exciting authors researching family responsibilities to examine understandings of the day to day responsibilities which people undertake within families and the role of the law in the construction of those understandings. The authors…

    Paperback – 2016-11-23
    Routledge

  • Motherhood, Absence and Transition: When Adult Children Leave Home book cover

    Motherhood, Absence and Transition

    When Adult Children Leave Home

    By Trish Green

    The vast majority of academic texts on motherhood have focused on women’s experiences of the early years of mothering, while texts covering the topic of home-leaving have tended to privilege the young person's experience. Combining lively empirical material with an illuminating social-theoretical…

    Paperback – 2016-11-23
    Routledge

  • Counselling Ideologies: Queer Challenges to Heteronormativity book cover

    Counselling Ideologies

    Queer Challenges to Heteronormativity

    Edited by Lyndsey Moon

    Counselling Ideologies draws our attention to the dilemmas inherent within the therapeutic ideologies commonly subscribed to by psychotherapists and counsellors working with those who challenge heteronormative models and approaches. Identifying the modernist, heteronormative understandings of the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-23
    Routledge

  • The Disabling State of an Active Society book cover

    The Disabling State of an Active Society

    By Mikael Holmqvist

    Across the traditional welfare states of Europe, Australia, New Zealand and Canada there has been increasing emphasis on 'activation' by the unemployed as a tool for fighting unemployment. The core idea of activation programmes is the integration and empowerment of jobseekers through active…

    Paperback – 2016-11-23
    Routledge
    Welfare and Society

  • Social Policies and Public Action book cover

    Social Policies and Public Action

    By Lavinia Bifulco

    The concept of public action is a magnifying lens for shedding light on the plurality of institutional and social actors interacting in policies. Taking into account a changing social world that is redefining the State and its instruments, it is well suited for picking out transformations that have…

    Hardback – 2016-11-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Health and Social Policy

  • ReValuing Care in Theory, Law and Policy: Cycles and Connections book cover

    ReValuing Care in Theory, Law and Policy

    Cycles and Connections

    Edited by Rosie Harding, Ruth Fletcher, Chris Beasley

    Care is central to life, and yet is all too often undervalued, taken for granted, and hidden from view. This collection of fourteen substantive and highly innovative essays, along with its insightful introduction, seeks to explore the different dimensions of care that shape social, legal and…

    Hardback – 2016-11-21
    Routledge
    Social Justice

  • Paradigms of Clinical Social Work: Emphasis on Diversity book cover

    Paradigms of Clinical Social Work

    Emphasis on Diversity

    Edited by Rachelle A. Dorfman-Zukerman, Ph.D., Melinda L. Morgan, Ph.D., Phil Meyer

    Designed to mirror how social work theory and practice is taught, Paradigms of Clinical Social Work, Volume 3 presents new therapeutic models through an imaginary family experiencing common social work problems.…

    Paperback – 2016-11-18
    Routledge

  • Addiction, Behavioral Change and Social Identity: The path to resilience and recovery book cover

    Addiction, Behavioral Change and Social Identity

    The path to resilience and recovery

    Edited by Sarah Buckingham, David Best

    Changing health-related behavior is for many people a lonely and isolating experience. Individual willpower is often not enough, particularly in addressing addictive behavior, but research increasingly points to the potential of group identity to shape behavior change and support recovery. This…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge

  • Lifescaping Practices in School Communities: Implementing Action Research and Appreciative Inquiry book cover

    Lifescaping Practices in School Communities

    Implementing Action Research and Appreciative Inquiry

    By Rolla E. Lewis, Peg Winkelman

    Lifescaping Practices in School Communities is a guide for school administrators and helping professionals (school counselors, school psychologists, school social workers, and other stakeholders) looking to promote relational wellness and student success in their school. This informative new…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge

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