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  • Women, Work and Care of the Elderly book cover

    Women, Work and Care of the Elderly

    1st Edition

    By Elizabeth A. Watson, Jane Mears

    First published in 1999, this book is based on social policy research, taking a particular view of the nature of social policy, one that focuses on the direct impact of all public policies on the welfare of citizens and which defines policy as inclusive of all areas of policy development and…

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  • Women's Reproductive Rights in Developing Countries book cover

    Women's Reproductive Rights in Developing Countries

    1st Edition

    By Vijayan K Pillai, Guang-Shen Wang

    First published in 1999, this volume represents an empirical model of reproductive rights in developing countries. The model encompasses three explanations of reproductive rights. The first proposes that reproductive rights levels are negatively related to population growth. The second explanation…

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  • Understanding Mentally Disordered Offenders: A Multi-agency Perspective book cover

    Understanding Mentally Disordered Offenders

    A Multi-agency Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Anthony Columbo

    First published in 1997, this volume’s purpose is to understand and clarify the nature of implicit theories currently held about the mentally disordered offender by respondents who represent a range of agencies: the general lay population, Criminal Justice, Mental Health and Social Services. The…

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  • Values in Social Work book cover

    Values in Social Work

    1st Edition

    By Michael Horne

    First published in 1999, this second edition of Values in Social Work has been extensively revised from the first edition, incorporating new case study material and extended areas of analysis. Values in Social Work encourages the reader to critically examine social work values as they relate to the…

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  • Twenty-Something in the 1990s: Getting on, Getting by, Getting Nowhere book cover

    Twenty-Something in the 1990s

    Getting on, Getting by, Getting Nowhere, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Bynner, Elsa Ferri, Peter Shepherd

    First published in 1997, this study of 9,000 people born in the same week in 1970, who have been followed up since birth, has produced a unique picture of life for those in their mid 20s – a year before the new Labour Government took office. The new survey shows a fractured society with clear…

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  • The Routes of Resistance: Travellers and Second-level Schooling book cover

    The Routes of Resistance

    Travellers and Second-level Schooling, 1st Edition

    By Máirín Kenny

    First published in 1997, this study is an attempt to read and critique answers to that question, answers offered in policy and provision, and answers to those answers, in talk and texts, and in classroom performances, an often fraught ‘conversation’ which goes on in spirals.…

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  • The Sex Industry: A Survey of Sex Workers in Queensland, Australia book cover

    The Sex Industry: A Survey of Sex Workers in Queensland, Australia

    1st Edition

    By Frances Boyle, Shirley Glennon, Jake M. Najman, Gavin Turrell, John S. Western, Carole Wood

    First published in 1997, this study reports on a study of 221 sex workers in Queensland, Australia. The workers were interviewed by an interviewer with experience in the industry. They were asked a variety of questions relating to how they came to enter the industry, their knowledge of and…

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  • The Social Consequences of Facial Disfigurement book cover

    The Social Consequences of Facial Disfigurement

    1st Edition

    By Michael J. Hughes

    First published in 1998, this volume recognises that the face is important in human relationships and a facially impaired person is therefore disadvantaged. In this study the causes and social consequences of facial disfigurement are considered, the means whereby people adapt to revised appearance…

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  • The Sexual Abuse of Adolescent Girls: Social Workers' Child Protection Practice book cover

    The Sexual Abuse of Adolescent Girls

    Social Workers' Child Protection Practice, 1st Edition

    By Stewart Kirk

    First published in 1999, this volume examines the ‘meanings’ specific child protection cases involving the familial sexual abuse of adolescent girls hold for social workers. This is achieved through a qualitative analysis of a series of interviews with social workers regarding current or recent…

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  • The Social Services Crisis of the 1990s: Strategies for Sustainable Systems in Tanzania book cover

    The Social Services Crisis of the 1990s

    Strategies for Sustainable Systems in Tanzania, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anna Kajumulo Tibaijuka

    First published in 1998, this volume represents the outcome of a seminar as part of the continuing efforts of the Convocation of the University of Dar es Salam to maintain a dialogue with the Government of Tanzania on its socio-economic problems. Its aim was to underscore heightened public concern…

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  • Mental Health Social Work in Ireland: Comparative Issues in Policy and Practice book cover

    Mental Health Social Work in Ireland

    Comparative Issues in Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jim Campbell, Roger Manktelow

    First published in 1998, this pioneering text examines how social, political and organisational changes in Ireland have shaped mental health social work practice in the late twentieth century. The co-editors have gathered together a range of contributors who provide knowledge and expertise in a…

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  • Postmodern Management Theory book cover

    Postmodern Management Theory

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marta B. Calás, Linda Smircich

    First published in 1997, this volume asks: when was ‘The Postmodern’ in the History of Management Thought? Marta B. Calás and Linda Smircich have chosen this subtitle as entry point to the collection for several reasons. The first, and most evident, is that it prompts us to reflect on the inclusion…

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