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  • Coping with Homelessness: Issues to be Tackled and Best Practices in Europe book cover

    Coping with Homelessness

    Issues to be Tackled and Best Practices in Europe, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dragana Avramov

    First published in 1999. The phenomenon of homelessness is not new, but it has only recently been perceived as a social problem in European Member States. Even in the early 1990s little was known about the paths in and out of homelessness. This volume presents the papers arising from EUROHOME:…

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  • Community Approaches to Child Welfare: International Perspectives book cover

    Community Approaches to Child Welfare

    International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lena Dominelli

    Published in 1999, Community Approaches to Child Welfare is written by both practitioners and academics to explore ways in which community-based, preventative approaches to child welfare can be used to support families experiencing behavioural problems with children or undergoing difficulties in…

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  • Complex Policy Planning: The Government Strategic Management of the Social Care Market book cover

    Complex Policy Planning

    The Government Strategic Management of the Social Care Market, 1st Edition

    By Philip Haynes

    First published in 1999, this book examines recent developments in the application of chaos and complexity theory to the applied social sciences and the implications for the government planning of social care services. The study argues that there are fundamental limitations to traditional…

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  • Community Care in England and France: Reforms and the Improvement of Equity and Efficiency book cover

    Community Care in England and France

    Reforms and the Improvement of Equity and Efficiency, 1st Edition

    By Bleddyn Davies, José Fernández

    First published in 1998,  the aims of this book are: the comparison of community care service and financing systems, the comparison of reform arguments and history over the last decade, the comparison of who uses how much of what services, and with what impact on their needs and the…

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  • Family Centred Group Care: Model Building book cover

    Family Centred Group Care: Model Building

    1st Edition

    By Frank Ainsworth

    Published in 1997, this study focused on building and empirically validating a model of family centred group care. This is an alternative to the traditional model of group child care that is primarily child centred and which reflects the notion of group care as a substitute for parental care. The…

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  • At the Verge of Inclusiveness: A Study of Learning Support in Post-Compulsory Education book cover

    At the Verge of Inclusiveness

    A Study of Learning Support in Post-Compulsory Education, 1st Edition

    By Chris Hewitson

    Published in 1998, this book provides an analysis of the development of learning support for students with special needs from the 1970s to the present. Based on case study research the book examines the complexities of defining special needs and considers ways in which marginalization of students…

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  • Institutions in Turbulent Environments: A Study of the Impact of Environmental Change upon Institutions for the Intellectually Disabled book cover

    Institutions in Turbulent Environments

    A Study of the Impact of Environmental Change upon Institutions for the Intellectually Disabled, 1st Edition

    By T.P. Keating

    Published in 1999. Contemporary organizations are faced with increasingly rapid and dramatic change within their political, cultural and technological environments. Institutions in Turbulent Environments critically examines the way organizations respond to these changes,with a particular focus upon…

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  • Fostering Kinship: An International Perspective on Kinship Foster Care book cover

    Fostering Kinship

    An International Perspective on Kinship Foster Care, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roger Greeff

    First published in 1999, this work draws together a multi-national collection of papers, and aims to stimulate the development of policy and practice in this often neglected area. It aims to offer examples of good social work practice, informed by relevant theoretical insights; to give a voice to…

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  • Effective Policy, Planning and Implementation: Volume 2: Information Management in Social Services book cover

    Effective Policy, Planning and Implementation

    Volume 2: Information Management in Social Services, 1st Edition

    By Nick Gould, Keith Moultrie

    First published in 1997, in this second volume Gould and Moultrie compile writings from various professionals in the public service sector, researchers and other academics in support of the Social Services Research and Development Unit (or SSRADU) at the University of Bath. Primarily focusing on…

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  • Meeting the Challenge?: Young People Leaving Care in Northern Ireland book cover

    Meeting the Challenge?

    Young People Leaving Care in Northern Ireland, 1st Edition

    By John Pinkerton, Ross McCrea

    Published in 1999. Preparation for leaving care and aftercare support, are increasingly important concerns for child care practitioners, policy makers and researchers in the UK. There are now practice imperatives and a clear legal mandate for work in both areas. This Northern Ireland study…

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  • Managing State Social Work: Front-Line Management and the Labour Process Perspective book cover

    Managing State Social Work

    Front-Line Management and the Labour Process Perspective, 1st Edition

    By John Harris

    Published in 1998. The industrial model of the labour process developed by Braverman was applied to social work in the radical social work literature. The book engages in a more critical examination of the application of the labour process perspective to social work, with particular reference to…

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  • Racism, Nationalism and Citizenship: Ethnic Minorities in Britain and Germany book cover

    Racism, Nationalism and Citizenship

    Ethnic Minorities in Britain and Germany, 1st Edition

    By Nicola Piper

    First published in 1998, this book is about the consequences of the permanent settlement of former labour migrants in contemporary Germany and Britain and the extent to which these ‘new’ minorities are regarded as citizens in both societies as well as citizens of the European Union. It is argued…

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