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  • The Routledge Handbook of Green Social Work book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Green Social Work

    Edited by Lena Dominelli, Ben Hok-bun Ku, Bala Raja Nikku

    Green social work espouses a holistic approach to all peoples and other living things – plants and animals, and the physical ecosystem; emphasises the relational nature of all its constituent parts; and redefines the duty to care for and about others as one that includes the duty to care for and…

    Hardback – 2018-02-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Violence against Women in India book cover

    Violence against Women in India

    Edited by N. Prabha Unnithan, Mahesh K. Nalla

    Women in India constitute nearly half of its population of over a billion people, and this book is a rigorous social scientific examination of the issue of violence against women in India. It draws from the latest criminological research on the nature and extent of such violence; discusses cultural…

    Hardback – 2018-02-15 
    Routledge

  • Child Sexual Abuse: Moral Panic or State of Denial? book cover

    Child Sexual Abuse

    Moral Panic or State of Denial?

    By David Pilgrim

    Child sexual abuse is a major public policy challenge. Many child protection measures were beginning to reduce its occurrence. However, that progress was impeded by online grooming, the downloading of indecent images of children and even their abuse online in real time. This now places major…

    Paperback – 2018-02-14 
    Routledge

  • Disability, Avoidance and the Academy: Challenging Resistance book cover

    Disability, Avoidance and the Academy

    Challenging Resistance

    Edited by David Bolt, Claire Penketh

    Disability is a widespread phenomenon, indeed a potentially universal one as life expectancies rise. Within the academic world, it has relevance for all disciplines yet is often dismissed as a niche market or someone else’s domain. This collection explores how academic avoidance of disability…

    Paperback – 2018-02-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Disability Studies

  • Implementing the Grand Challenge of Reducing and Preventing Alcohol Misuse and its Consequences book cover

    Implementing the Grand Challenge of Reducing and Preventing Alcohol Misuse and its Consequences

    Edited by Audrey Begun, Diana DiNitto, Shulamith Lala A. Straussner

    ‘Reducing and Preventing Alcohol Misuse and Its Consequences’ is one of the American Academy of Social Work and Social Welfare’s Grand Challenges for Social Work, a programme launched in 2012. This book reports on the work of many social work and allied professions scholars, describing current…

    Hardback – 2018-02-12 
    Routledge

  • Caring for Older People: An Assessment of Community Care in the 1990s book cover

    Caring for Older People

    An Assessment of Community Care in the 1990s

    By Linda Bauld, John Chesterman, Bleddyn Davies, Ken Judge

    This title was first published in 2000:  Caring for Older People provides a unique insight into the world of community care in the 1990’s. It presents findings from a national study of social care from the perspectives of older service users, their carers and care managers. Descriptive…

    Paperback – 2018-02-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Introduction to Senior Transportation: Enhancing Community Mobility and Transportation Services book cover

    Introduction to Senior Transportation

    Enhancing Community Mobility and Transportation Services

    By Helen K. Kerschner, Nina M. Silverstein

    Introduction to Senior Transportation focuses on an issue that is a growing concern -- the community mobility needs of older adults. Surpassing the coverage available in existing gerontology textbooks, it enables the reader to understand and appreciate the challenges faced by older adults as they…

    Paperback – 2018-02-05 
    Routledge
    Textbooks in Aging

  • The Routledge Handbook of Social Care Work Around the World book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Social Care Work Around the World

    By Karen Christensen, Doria Pilling

    The Routledge Handbook of Social Care Work Around the World provides both a comprehensive and authoritative state-of-the-art review of the current research in this subject. It is the first handbook to cover social care work research from around the world, including both low- and middle-income…

    Hardback – 2018-02-02 
    Routledge

  • The Holistic Care and Development of Children from Birth to Three: An Essential Guide for Students and Practitioners book cover

    The Holistic Care and Development of Children from Birth to Three

    An Essential Guide for Students and Practitioners

    By Kathy Brodie

    The Holistic Care and Development of Children from Birth to Three provides students and practitioners with the knowledge and understanding they need to meet the complex needs of babies and toddlers. With a focus on the fundamentally holistic nature of young children’s development, and emphasising…

    Paperback – 2018-02-01 
    Routledge

  • Domestic Violence Perpetrators: Evidence-Informed Responses book cover

    Domestic Violence Perpetrators

    Evidence-Informed Responses

    By John Devaney, Anne Lazenbatt

    Domestic violence is a serious, widespread public, social and health problem that affects the lives of many women, children and men. There is also evidence to suggest it has one of the highest rates of recidivism. This comprehensive book provides an overview of what the research tells us about the…

    Paperback – 2018-01-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Understanding and Responding to Child Sexual Exploitation book cover

    Understanding and Responding to Child Sexual Exploitation

    Edited by Helen Beckett, Jenny Pearce

    The issue of child sexual exploitation (CSE) has received intense scrutiny in recent years, following a number of high profile legal cases, serious case reviews and inquiries. This has resulted in increasing expectations that those working in the field will know how to appropriately control and…

    Paperback – 2018-01-30 
    Routledge Academic

  • Re-Circuiting Trauma Pathways in Adults, Parents, and Children: A Brain-Based, Intergenerational Trauma Treatment Method book cover

    Re-Circuiting Trauma Pathways in Adults, Parents, and Children

    A Brain-Based, Intergenerational Trauma Treatment Method

    By Valerie Copping

    Re-Circuiting Trauma Pathways in Adults, Parents, and Children presents the evidence-informed and substantiated Intergenerational Trauma Treatment Model (ITTM), with an emphasis on up-to-date trauma theory, the development of specialized clinical skills, and the replicability of methods. Grounded…

    Paperback – 2018-01-26 
    Routledge

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