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Forthcoming Social Work and Social Policy Books

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  1. The Human Rights Approach to Disability

    Cases and Materials

    By Andreas Dimopoulos

    Series: Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

    The Human Rights Approach to Disability provides a thorough examination of issues relating to disability from a human rights perspective. The book analyses how social theory concepts such as the social model of disability and disablism need to inform our interpretation of philosophical and legal...

    To Be Published August 30th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Health and Wellbeing in the Early Years

    An introductory guide

    By Sue Greenfield

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Routledge

  3. Comprehensive Community Initiatives for Positive Youth Development

    Closing Disparities

    Edited by Jonathan F. Zaff

    To Be Published August 31st 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Human Behavior in the Social Environment

    Interweaving the Inner and Outer Worlds, 3rd Edition

    By Esther Urdang

    This new and updated edition of the vital human behavior textbook for social work students emphasizes the biopsychosocial framework with a psychodynamic and developmental perspective, with updated and expanded information on neurobiology, social media, older people, immigration and end of life...

    To Be Published September 14th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Mindfulness-Based Substance Abuse Treatment for Adolescents

    A Guide for Clinicians, Mentors, and Teachers

    By Sam Himelstein, Stephen Saul

    Mindfulness-Based Substance Abuse Treatment for Adolescents is a group-based curriculum incorporating mindfulness, self-awareness, and substance-abuse treatment strategies for use with adolescents dealing with substance use. The module-based, how-to format provides a curriculum—complete with...

    To Be Published September 14th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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