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Forthcoming Social Work and Social Policy Books

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  1. Modern Psychology and Ancient Wisdom

    Psychological Healing Practices from the World's Religious Traditions, 2nd Edition

    By Sharon G. Mijares

    Modern Psychology and Ancient Wisdom, 2nd edition, brings together experts who explore these concepts from the perspectives of Christianity, Buddhism, Islam, Judaism, and a number of other traditions. Each chapter lays out time-tested techniques used by teachers, guides, and practitioners to...

    To Be Published September 14th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Intellectual Disability and Social Theory

    Philosophical Debates on Being Human

    By Chrissie Rogers

    Series: Routledge Advances in Disability Studies

    Intellectual disability is often overlooked within mainstream disability studies and theories developed about disability and physical impairment may not always be appropriate when thinking about intellectual (or learning) disability. This pioneering book discusses issue based everyday life, such...

    To Be Published September 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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 September 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Key Debates in Social Work and Philosophy

    By Tom Grimwood

    In order to practice effectively in today’s complex and changing environment, social workers need to have an understanding of how contemporary culture and concepts – including ideas like marginalisation and professionalization – relate to the people they work with and the fields they practice in....

    To Be Published September 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Domestic Violence Perpetrators

    Evidence-Informed Responses

    By John Devaney, Anne Lazenbatt, Maurice Mahon

    Series: Routledge Advances in Social Work

    Domestic violence is a serious, widespread public, social and health problem that affects the lives of many women, children and men. There is also evidence to suggest it has one of the highest rates of recidivism. This comprehensive book provides an overview of what we know – and don’t know – about...

    To Be Published September 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Counseling Addicted Families

    An Integrated Assessment and Treatment Model, 2nd Edition

    By Gerald A Juhnke, W Bryce Hagedorn

    To Be Published September 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Social Work and the Courts

    A Casebook, 3rd Edition

    By Daniel Pollack, Toby Kleinman

    To Be Published September 29th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Researching Critical Reflection

    Perspectives on improving practice

    Edited by Jan Fook, Val Collington, Fiona Ross, Gillian Ruch, Linden West

    Critical reflection helps professionals to learn directly from their practice experience, so that they can improve their own work in an ongoing and flexible way – something essential in today’s complex and changing organisations. It allows change to be managed in a way which enables individuals to...

    To Be Published September 29th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Understanding Loss

    A Guide for Caring for Those Facing Adversity

    By Judith Murray

    Loss and consequent grief permeates nearly every life changing event, from death to health concerns to dislocation to relationship breakdown to betrayal to natural disaster to faith issues. Yet, while we know about particular events of loss independently, we know very little about a psychology of...

    To Be Published September 29th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Here's Looking at You, Kid

    The science behind the child

    By Sara Meadows

    To Be Published September 30th 2015 by Routledge