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1-4 of 4 results in Routledge Advances in Health and Social Policy
The US, China and Europe in Comparative Perspective
In the post-Cold War, post financial crisis era, health care is an issue of critical political, personal and economic concern. In the US, plans to address a troubled health care model were met by vocal opposition. In the UK and post-communist Europe, attempts to introduce aspects of that model have...
Published January 9th 2014 by Routledge
Supporting Children who are, or have been, in Foster Care
More than half of children either in foster care, or adopted from care in the developed world, have a measurable need for mental health services, while up to one quarter present with complex and severe trauma- and attachment-related psychological disorders. This book outlines how services can...
Published August 15th 2013 by Routledge
Elder abuse has been increasingly recognised over the past ten years in many countries and progress has been made in both understanding and addressing the issue. This volume provides a much-needed international overview of the topic. Opening with an examination of what elder abuse is, Amanda Phelan...
Published March 6th 2013 by Routledge
Understanding Citizens' Encounters with State Welfare
In the welfare provision of today, power takes both the shape of juridical sanctions and of attractive offers for self-development. When state institutions punish criminals, remove children at risk, or enforce sanctions upon welfare recipients the question of power is immediately urgent. It is less...
Published November 19th 2012 by Routledge
Providing Compassionate Health Care: Challenges in Policy and Practice
To Be Published July 9th 2014
Teen Pregnancy and Parenting: Rethinking the Myths and Misperceptions
To Be Published July 23rd 2014
The Invisible Work of Nursing: Organising Work and Health Service Delivery in Hospitals
To Be Published September 29th 2014
Innovation in Social Welfare and Human Services
To Be Published September 30th 2014
International Perspectives on Support for Trafficked Women: Developing a Model for Service Provision
To Be Published October 14th 2014
M-Health in Developing Countries: Design and Implementation Perspectives on Using Mobiles in Healthcare
To Be Published December 9th 2014
Maternity Services and Policy in an International Context: Risk, Citizenship and Welfare Regimes
To Be Published December 30th 2014