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Forthcoming Social Work and Social Policy Books

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  1. Family-Based Prevention Programs for Children and Adolescents

    Theory, Research, and Large-Scale Dissemination

    Edited by Mark J. Van Ryzin, Karol L. Kumpfer, Gregory M. Fosco, Mark T. Greenberg

    In addition to introducing readers to the field of family-based prevention science, Family-Based Prevention Programs for Children and Adolescents highlights the distinctive contributions of a set of exemplary programs in terms of their foundational theory, design, delivery mechanisms, performance,...

    To Be Published August 17th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Serving Military Families

    Theories, Research, and Application, 2nd Edition

    By Karen Rose Blaisure, Tara Saathoff-Wells, Angela Pereira, Shelley MacDermid Wadsworth, Amy Laura Dombro

    Series: Textbooks in Family Studies

    This text introduces readers to the unique culture of military families, their resilience, and the challenges of military life. Personal stories from nearly 70 active duty, reservists, veterans, and their families from all branches and ranks of the military bring their experiences to life. A review...

    To Be Published August 17th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Social Work in a Global Context

    Issues and Challenges

    Edited by George Palattiyil, Dina Sidhva, Mono Chakrabarti

    Series: Routledge Advances in Social Work

    Social Work in a Global Context engages with, and critically explores, key issues that inform social work practice around the world. Social work can take many forms, and is differently understood in different parts of the world. However, at base, it can be seen as a profession which strives to...

    To Be Published August 18th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Group Work in Schools

    Edited by Bradley T. Erford

    School counselors are often the only employees in school settings with any formal education in group work, and yet their training is often a general course on how to run groups. Group Work in Schools provides an alternative training model; one that presents exactly what counselors need to know in...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Social Work, Marriage, and Ethnicity

    Policy and Practice

    Edited by Colita Fairfax

    By looking at a variety of racial and ethnic groups in society, Social Work, Marriage and Ethnicity examines the conventional knowledge, theories and best practices relating to marriages. Contributors address marriage interventions, female empowerment, parenting, and cohabitation, as well as the...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Active Ageing and Demographic Change

    Challenges for social work and social policy

    Edited by Siniša Zrinščak, Susan Lawrence

    Although demographic change has been a widely discussed topic for decades, its scope, social impact and related policy responses leave us with many unresolved social issues. Demographic change is a reality for all European societies but the ways in which it is taking place differ from country to...

    To Be Published August 20th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Youth and Inequality in Education

    Global Actions in Youth Work

    Edited by Dana Fusco, Michael Heathfield

    Series: Routledge Research in Educational Equality and Diversity

    The transition to adulthood for many is mediated by class, culture, and local/global influences on identity. This volume analyzes the global injustices that create inequities and restrict future opportunities for young people during this transitional time, including poverty, unemployment, human...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Working Ethically in Child Protection

    By Bob Lonne, Maria Harries, Brigid Featherstone, Mel Gray

    In their day-to-day practice, social work and human services practitioners frequently find themselves in confusing ethical quandaries, trying to balance the numerous competing interests of protecting children from harm and promoting family and community capacity. This book explores the ethical...

    To Be Published August 25th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Working with Adolescent Violence and Abuse Towards Parents

    Approaches and Contexts for Intervention

    Edited by Amanda Holt

    Adolescent violence and abuse towards parents is increasingly recognised as a global problem. Inverting how we normally understand power to operate in abusive relationships, it involves actors who cannot easily be categorised as victims or perpetrators, and often impacts families who are...

    To Be Published August 26th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Raising Parents

    Attachment, Representation, and Treatment, 2nd Edition

    By Patricia M. Crittenden

    Helping troubled parents to raise their children adequately is of crucial importance for parents, their children and society at large. Distressed parents have themselves often been endangered and, as a consequence, sometimes endanger their children either through maltreatment or through the effects...

    To Be Published August 27th 2015 by Routledge