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Forthcoming Social Work and Social Policy Books

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  1. An Introduction to Chinese Sociology

    By Xiaogang Wu

    This book starts with a description of the development of Chinese sociology since its re-establishment in 1979, and links it to the broad historical contexts of China's economic transitions. It then moves on to provide an introduction to Chinese sociological thinking, including the main...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. 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 June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Social Theory for Social Work

    By Christopher Thorpe

    Series: Student Social Work

    Social theoretical concepts and models are at the very heart of social work practice and can provide frameworks with which to connect wider political and social processes with individual development and sense of selfhood. This textbook outlines in a clear, concise and applied manner exactly how...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Dilemmas in Youth Work and Youth Development Practice

    By Laurie Ross, Shane Capra, Lindsay Carpenter, Julia Hubbell, Kathrin Walker

    The fundamental aim of youth work is to build trusting and mutually respectful relationships with young people, creating transformative experiences for young people in formal and informal spaces outside of homes and schools. These complex and multidimensional situations mean that the day-to-day...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Social Work Student's Research Handbook 2ed

    2nd Edition

    By Dominique Moyse Steinberg

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Lifespan Transitions for Individuals with Disabilities

    A holistic perspective

    By Iva Strnadova, Therese Cumming

    Series: Foundations and Futures of Education

    This book brings a refreshing perspective to preparing students with disabilities and their families for all aspects of independent life. Many of the transitions experienced by younger children set the stage for future changes but remain largely ignored in the literature. This publication...

    To Be Published July 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Living with Mental Disorder

    Insights from Qualitative Research

    By Jacqueline Corcoran

    Series: Routledge Key Themes in Health and Society

    This evidence-based text puts a human face on mental disorders, illuminating the lived experience of people with mental health difficulties and their caregivers. Providing comprehensive reviews of the qualitative research on each topic discussed, it offers insights into the perceived causes and...

    To Be Published July 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Serving Military Families in the 21st Century, Second Edition

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

    Series: Textbooks in Family Studies

    This book introduces readers to military life. Stories from those in active duty, veterans, and their families bring experiences to life. Research, theories, and policies are reviewed to better prepare readers for working with military families. Featured throughout are Voices from the Frontline...

    To Be Published July 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Abuse, Mental Illness and Recovery in Everyday Lives

    Beyond Trauma

    By Nicole Moulding

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness

    Abuse, Mental Illness and Recovery in Everyday Lives offers new insights into the social dimensions of emotional distress in abuse-related mental illness, and explores the many interconnections between gendered violence, different forms of abuse and poor mental health. Looking at how individuals...

    To Be Published July 15th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Spirituality in Social Work

    Engaging and Empowering Our Clients

    By Jim Dudley

    To Be Published July 15th 2015 by Routledge