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  • Queer Histories and the Politics of Policing book cover

    Queer Histories and the Politics of Policing

    1st Edition

    By Emma K. Russell

    Despite ongoing challenges to the criminalisation and surveillance of queer lives, police leaders are now promoted as allies and defenders of LGBT rights. However, in this book, Emma K. Russell argues that the surface inclusion of select LGBT identities in the protective aspirations of the law…

    Hardback – 2019-09-03
    Queering Criminology and Criminal Justice

  • Empowering Asian Youth through Volunteering: Examples of Theory into Practice book cover

    Empowering Asian Youth through Volunteering

    Examples of Theory into Practice, 1st Edition

    By Elaine Suk Ching Liu

    This book describes the origin, development and current state of volunteerism in Asia and Hong Kong. It also presents a field-tested model of empowering through volunteerism (namely, the CYEP at City University), that involves youth, governmental and non-governmental agencies and their…

    Paperback – 2019-09-02
    Routledge Studies in Asian Behavioural Sciences

  • Counseling Addicted Families: A Sequential Assessment and Treatment Model book cover

    Counseling Addicted Families

    A Sequential Assessment and Treatment Model, 2nd Edition

    By Gerald A. Juhnke, W. Bryce Hagedorn

    Counseling Addicted Families, Second Edition, is an up-to-date treatment manual that fosters lasting change for families dealing with addiction and addictive disorders. Focused around the clinically esteemed Sequential Family Addictions Model, the book guides counselors through the principles…

    Paperback – 2019-08-29

  • Global Perspectives on Disability Activism and Advocacy: Our Way book cover

    Global Perspectives on Disability Activism and Advocacy

    Our Way, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karen Soldatic, Kelley Johnson

    This book explores the diverse ways in which disability activism and advocacy are experienced and practised by people with disabilities and their allies. Contributors to the book explore the very different strategies and campaigns they have used to have their demands for respect, dignity and rights…

    Hardback – 2019-08-29
    Interdisciplinary Disability Studies

  • Learning Critical Reflection: Experiences of the Transformative Learning Process book cover

    Learning Critical Reflection

    Experiences of the Transformative Learning Process, 1st Edition

    Edited by Laura Béres, Jan Fook

    Learning Critical Reflection documents the actual learning experiences of social work students and practitioners. It explores how a more in-depth understanding of the process of learning, combined with an analysis of how to critically reflect, will help improve the learning process. The…

    Paperback – 2019-08-27

  • Adverse Childhood Experiences: What Students and Health Professionals Need to Know book cover

    Adverse Childhood Experiences

    What Students and Health Professionals Need to Know, 1st Edition

    By Roberta Waite, Ruth Ann Ryan

    This guide provides healthcare students and professionals with a foundational background on adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) – traumatic early life experiences, which can have a profound impact on health in later life. ACEs can include being a victim of abuse, neglect or exposure to risk in the…

    Paperback – 2019-08-27

  • Organizing the Blind: The case of ONCE in Spain book cover

    Organizing the Blind

    The case of ONCE in Spain, 1st Edition

    By Roberto Garvía

    This book is a case study which narrates the history of the National Organization of the Spanish Blind (ONCE), established in 1937 during the Spanish Civil War. Contrary to other affluent countries where most blind people live on welfare benefits, the Spanish blind enjoy full employment.…

    Paperback – 2019-08-27
    Interdisciplinary Disability Studies

  • Disability and Social Representations Theory: The Case of Hearing Loss book cover

    Disability and Social Representations Theory

    The Case of Hearing Loss, 1st Edition

    By Vinaya Manchaiah, Berth Danermark, Per Germundsson, Pierre Ratinaud

    Disability and Social Representations Theory provides theoretical and methodological knowledge to uncover the public perception of disabilities. Over the last decade there has been a significant shift from body to environment, and the relation between the two, when understanding the phenomenon of…

    Hardback – 2019-08-21
    Interdisciplinary Disability Studies

  • New Lenses on Intellectual Disabilities book cover

    New Lenses on Intellectual Disabilities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jennifer Clegg

    This book gathers together recent international research in intellectual disability (ID), examining the diverse modes of existence that characterise living with intellectual disabilities in the 21st century. Ranging from people with no speech and little mobility who need 24-hour care, to people…

    Hardback – 2019-08-20

  • The Positive Parenting Handbook: Developing happy and confident children book cover

    The Positive Parenting Handbook

    Developing happy and confident children, 1st Edition

    By Judy Hutchings

    Drawing on Judy Hutchings many years of work with parents and children, The Positive Parenting Handbook is a concise, straightforward guide that offers simple solutions to daily dilemmas. The clear and easy advice provides parents with skills and tools that support positive parent/child…

    Paperback – 2019-08-20

  • Ethics and Public Policy: A Philosophical Inquiry book cover

    Ethics and Public Policy

    A Philosophical Inquiry, 2nd Edition

    By Jonathan Wolff

    Ethics and Public Policy: A Philosophical Inquiry, second edition subjects important and controversial areas of public policy to philosophical scrutiny. Jonathan Wolff, a renowned philosopher and veteran of many public committees, introduces and assesses core problems and controversies in public…

    Paperback – 2019-08-19

  • The Routledge Handbook of Postcolonial Social Work book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Postcolonial Social Work

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tanja Kleibl, Ronald Lutz, Ndangwa Noyoo, Benjamin Bunk, Annika Dittmann, Boitumelo Seepamore

    The Routledge Handbook of Postcolonial Social Work reflects on and dissects the challenging issues confronting social work practice and education globally in the post-colonial era. By analysing how countries in the so-called developing and developed world have navigated some of the inherited…

    Hardback – 2019-08-19
    Routledge International Handbooks

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