Social Work: Products

  • Feminisms in Social Work Research: Promise and possibilities for justice-based knowledge book cover

    Feminisms in Social Work Research

    Promise and possibilities for justice-based knowledge

    Edited by Stéphanie Wahab, Ben Anderson-Nathe, Christina Gringeri

    Social work as a profession and academic discipline has long centered women and issues of concern to women, such as reproductive rights, labor rights, equal rights, violence and poverty. In fact, the social work profession was started by and maintained in large part by women and has been home to…

    Paperback – 2017-03-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Toward Justice: Broadening the Study of Criminal Justice book cover

    Toward Justice

    Broadening the Study of Criminal Justice

    By Kristi Holsinger, Lori Sexton

    Designed as a text for Criminal Justice and Criminology capstone courses, Toward Justice encourages students to engage critically with conceptions of justice that go beyond the criminal justice system, in order to cultivate a more thorough understanding of the system as it operates on the ground in…

    Paperback – 2017-03-28
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Human Development and Family Studies book cover

    Introduction to Human Development and Family Studies

    By Bridget A. Walsh, Lydia DeFlorio, Melissa M. Burnham, Dana A. Weiser

    Introduction to Human Development and Family Studies is the first text to introduce human development and family studies (HDFS) as inextricably linked areas of study, giving students a complex yet realistic view of individuals and families. Pioneers of research paradigms have acknowledged that the…

    Paperback – 2017-03-23
    Psychology Press

  • Collaborative Therapy and Neurobiology: Evolving Practices in Action book cover

    Collaborative Therapy and Neurobiology

    Evolving Practices in Action

    Edited by Marie-Nathalie Beaudoin, Jim Duvall

    Collaborative Therapy and Neurobiology is the book many clinicians have been waiting for: an integration of twenty years of scientific and therapeutic cutting-edge ideas into concrete clinical practices. Interpersonal neurobiology and the development of exciting new technologies that allow us to…

    Paperback – 2017-03-23
    Routledge

  • How Animals Help Students Learn: Research and Practice for Educators and Mental-Health Professionals book cover

    How Animals Help Students Learn

    Research and Practice for Educators and Mental-Health Professionals

    Edited by Nancy R. Gee, Aubrey H. Fine, Peggy McCardle

    How Animals Help Students Learn summarizes what we know about the impact of animals in education and synthesizes the thinking of prominent leaders in research and practice. It’s a much-needed resource for mental-health and education professionals interested in incorporating animals in school-based…

    Paperback – 2017-03-22
    Routledge

  • Disaster Mental Health Interventions: Core Principles and Practices book cover

    Disaster Mental Health Interventions

    Core Principles and Practices

    By James Halpern, Karla Vermeulen

    Disaster Mental Health Interventions uses DSM-5 diagnostic criteria and the latest research to help build disaster mental health intervention skills that will last a lifetime. Students and emerging professionals across the fields of mental health counseling, social work, school counseling,…

    Paperback – 2017-03-16
    Routledge

  • Social Policy for Effective Practice: A Strengths Approach book cover

    Social Policy for Effective Practice

    A Strengths Approach, 4th Edition

    By Rosemary Kennedy Chapin

    For use as a text in foundations generalist social policy courses, either at the baccalaureate or master’s level, this book examines the process of defining need, analyzing social policy, and developing new policy. A clear philosophical base and a common theoretical framework underlie the…

    Paperback – 2017-03-16
    Routledge
    New Directions in Social Work

  • Policing Hate Crime: Understanding Communities and Prejudice book cover

    Policing Hate Crime

    Understanding Communities and Prejudice

    By Gail Mason, JaneMaree Maher, Jude McCulloch, Sharon Pickering, Rebecca Wickes, Carolyn McKay

    In a contemporary setting of increasing social division and marginalisation, Policing Hate Crime interrogates the complexities of prejudice motivated crime and effective policing practices. Hate crime has become a barometer for contemporary police relations with vulnerable and marginalised…

    Hardback – 2017-03-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Researching with Feeling: The Emotional Aspects of Social and Organizational Research book cover

    Researching with Feeling

    The Emotional Aspects of Social and Organizational Research

    Edited by Mike Broussine, Caroline Clarke, Linda Watts

    Why should researchers be interested in their feelings and emotions as they carry out research? Emotion is what it is to exist, to be human, and is present in every sphere of our lives. All activities are infused with emotion, even those that are constructed as ‘rational’, because rationality…

    Paperback – 2017-03-10
    Routledge

  • Working in the Dark: Understanding the pre-suicide state of mind book cover

    Working in the Dark

    Understanding the pre-suicide state of mind

    By Donald Campbell, Rob Hale

    Working in the Dark focuses on the authors’ understanding of an individual’s pre-suicide state of mind, based on their work with many suicidal individuals, with special attention to those who attempted suicide while in treatment. The book explores how to listen to a suicidal individual’s history,…

    Paperback – 2017-03-08
    Routledge

  • Research Design in Aging and Social Gerontology: Quantitative, Qualitative, and Mixed Methods book cover

    Research Design in Aging and Social Gerontology

    Quantitative, Qualitative, and Mixed Methods

    By Joyce Weil

    Research Design in Aging and Social Gerontology provides a review of methodological approaches and data-collection methods commonly used with older adults in real-life settings. It addresses the role of normative age-related sensory, cognitive, and functional changes, as well as the influence of…

    Paperback – 2017-03-08
    Routledge
    Textbooks in Aging

  • Participation in Health and Welfare Services: Professional Concepts and Lived Experience book cover

    Participation in Health and Welfare Services

    Professional Concepts and Lived Experience

    Edited by Arne H. Eide, Staffan Josephsson, Kjersti Vik

    Today, healthy ageing and active, meaningful lives are core values and aims for international and national health policies. Health services are challenged to ensure that the recipients of their services are active participants in their own care and beyond. Participation allows patients to become…

    Hardback – 2017-03-06
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Health and Social Welfare

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