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Forthcoming Social Work and Social Policy Books

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  1. Studying for a Foundation Degree in Health

    Edited by Mary Northrop, Jayne Crow, Sarah Kraszewski

    Designed for foundation degree health and social care students, this comprehensive text uses an interactive and accessible approach to introduce readers to the key skills and knowledge that they will require. With chapters on study skills, communication, health care delivery, quality assurance,...

    To Be Published April 14th 2015 by Routledge

  2. China's Social Policy

    Transformation and Challenges

    Edited by Kinglun Ngok, Chak Kwan Chan

    Series: Comparative Development and Policy in Asia

    As China’s strengthening economy consolidates, there is increasing demand for China to improve its social policies in order to address problems of inequality, deprivation and social cohesion. This book presents a comprehensive overview of China’s social policies. It covers all aspects of social...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Revisioning Addiction

    Transdisciplinary Perspectives on Sex, Gender, and Trauma

    Edited by Lorraine Greaves, Nancy Poole, Ellexis Boyle

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Chronic Illness, Vulnerability and Social Work

    By Liz Walker, Elizabeth Price

    Series: Routledge Advances in Social Work

    Whilst the body has recently assumed greater sociological significance, there has been less engagement in social work and social care on the bodily experience of health, illness and disease. This innovative volume redresses the balance by exploring chronic illness and social work in the context of...

    To Be Published May 14th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Learning Disability

    Past, Present and Future

    By C. F. Goodey

    Series: Routledge Advances in the Medical Humanities

    The social position of learning disabled people has shifted rapidly over the last 20 years, from long-stay institutions, first into community homes and day centres, and now to a currently emerging goal of "ordinary lives" for individuals using person-centred support and personal budgets. These...

    To Be Published May 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. A History of Youth Justice

    By Neal Hazel

    A History of Youth Justice charts the development of juvenile justice in England and Wales from the time of its earliest distinctions from adult justice. It explores the major trends across political generations, contextualised by political pressures, personalities, events and ideologies driving...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Rethinking Outdoor, Experiential and Informal Education

    Edited by Jon Ord, Tony Jeffs

    This book explores the nature and purpose of outdoor, experiential and informal education and considers the ways in which this expanding field might exploit the opportunities it offers young people and adults to engage in reflective informal education. Bringing together a wide range of contributors...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Political Philosophy, Empathy and Justice

    By Matthew Edge

    Series: Routledge Innovations in Political Theory

    In this work, Matthew Edge offers an innovative approach to political philosophy. He invites the reader to consider the question of political justice from an empathic perspective - if you were asked to construct a theory of justice acceptable to members of a community you were not yourself a part...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge

  10. Treating Loneliness

    Therapeutic and Psychological Interventions

    Edited by Ami Rokach, Ami Sha'ked

    Series: Researching Social Psychology

    This is a volume on loneliness and what can be done to address its pain. While most books simply describe loneliness from one author’s point of view, this volume includes a comprehensive review of the literature and employs top researchers in the field discuss their own research findings,...

    To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Psychology Press