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  • Residential Work with Offenders: Reflexive Accounts of Practice book cover

    Residential Work with Offenders

    Reflexive Accounts of Practice

    By Emma Wincup

    This title was first published in 2002: Throughout the book reflexive accounts of practice gathered from qualitative research in four different types of bail and probation hostels (women-only, women-only with provision for children, mixed and men-only) are used to argue that the combination of…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Suicidal Behaviour, Bereavement and Death Education in Chinese Adolescents: Hong Kong Studies book cover

    Suicidal Behaviour, Bereavement and Death Education in Chinese Adolescents

    Hong Kong Studies

    By John W.L. Tse, Christopher Bagley

    This title was first published in 2002: Why are rates of suicidal behaviour in Chinese adolescents so high? What factors in school, community, family and interpersonal relationships cause this tragedy? Using key new research from leading researchers and social workers with first hand knowledge of…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Managing Fragmentation: An Area Child Protection Committee in a Time of Change book cover

    Managing Fragmentation

    An Area Child Protection Committee in a Time of Change

    By Adrian Barton

    This title was first published in 2002: The rise of New Public Management and the fragmentation of agencies that resulted, created unprecedented new tensions and problems in multi-agency work. This book provides a fascinating insight into the workings of a large multi-agency committee, exploring…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Families as Educators for Global Citizenship book cover

    Families as Educators for Global Citizenship

    By Judith A. Myers-Walls, Péter Somlai

    This title was first published in 2001. All people and regions of the world are deeply affected by world events, no matter how closely they embrace or how actively they try to resist their impact. This book explores some of the ways globalization has changed and formed children, youth, and families…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Care Management in Social and Primary Health Care: The Gateshead Community Care Scheme book cover

    Care Management in Social and Primary Health Care

    The Gateshead Community Care Scheme

    By David Challis, John Chesterman, Rosemary Luckett, Karen Stewart

    This title was first published in 2003: This book provides an evaluation of the Gateshead Community Care Scheme which was devised as an alternative to residential and hospital care for frail elderly people. An important feature of the scheme was the decentralization of control of resources to…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Researching Poverty book cover

    Researching Poverty

    By Jonathan Bradshaw, Roy Sainsbury

    This title was first published in 2000:  This collection of papers reviews the theory, method and policy relevance of post-war poverty research. It is designed to contribute to bringing high quality research in this area back to the centre of both social research and informed policy debate.…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Social Protection for Dependency in Old Age: A Study of the Fifteen EU Member States and Norway book cover

    Social Protection for Dependency in Old Age

    A Study of the Fifteen EU Member States and Norway

    By Jozef Pacolet, Ria Bouten, Katia Versieck

    This title was first published in 2000. An up-to-date overview of the systems of social protection for the elderly in the fifteen EU states and Norway. The book also offers a comprehensive comparative analysis of the residential, semi-residential and community services available and explores the…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge

  • The Affordable Care Act and Integrated Behavioural Health Care: Meeting the Health and Behavioral Health Needs of a Diverse Society book cover

    The Affordable Care Act and Integrated Behavioural Health Care

    Meeting the Health and Behavioral Health Needs of a Diverse Society

    Edited by Ford H. Kuramoto, Francis K.O. Yuen

    This book provides a scholarly discussion of arguably the most important advance in U.S. public health services since Medicare 50 years ago - how the Federal program known as the Patient Care and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (ACA) or "Obamacare" became law. It addresses ACA in terms of its…

    Paperback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Mindfulness-Related Treatments and Addiction Recovery book cover

    Mindfulness-Related Treatments and Addiction Recovery

    Edited by Marianne Marcus, Aleksandra Zgierska

    While mindfulness meditation has been used in clinical settings as an adjunctive treatment for substance use disorders for some time, there has been limited empirical evidence to support this practice. Mindfulness-Related Treatments and Addiction Recovery bridges this gap by reporting the findings…

    Paperback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Wage Distribution Fairness in Post-Socialist Countries: Situation and Socialization book cover

    Wage Distribution Fairness in Post-Socialist Countries

    Situation and Socialization

    By Zsófia S. Ignácz

    Fairness of wage distribution – or the perception of such – is a phenomenon crucial for the stability of new democracies. While theories exist about how change of the political system trickles down to the attitudinal level, the systematic analysis of the effect of economic transition on public…

    Hardback – 2017-09-28 
    Routledge
    Studies in European Sociology

  • Transitions From Care to Independence:: Supporting Young People Leaving State Care to Fulfil Their Potential book cover

    Transitions From Care to Independence:

    Supporting Young People Leaving State Care to Fulfil Their Potential

    By Jennifer Driscoll

    This important book focuses on the critical role of educational achievement for the wellbeing and success of vulnerable youth in adulthood. It is concerned with three interconnected issues: the support which is or should be afforded to youth ageing out of state care to enable them to fulfil their…

    Hardback – 2017-09-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Feminist Perspectives on Social Work and Human Sexuality book cover

    Feminist Perspectives on Social Work and Human Sexuality

    Edited by Mary Valentich, James Gripton

    First published in 1985, this ground-breaking volume contributes to a largely neglected area of social work research, theory and practice. The collection of essays by internationally known social work educators and practitioners applies feminist perspectives to a wide range of issues influencing…

    Paperback – 2017-09-23 
    Routledge

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