Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Forthcoming Social Work and Social Policy Books

You are currently browsing 71–80 of 104 forthcoming new books in the subject of Social Work and Social Policy — sorted by publish date from upcoming books to future books.

For books that are already published; please browse available books.

Forthcoming Books – Page 8

  1. Spirituality in Social Work

    Engaging and Empowering Our Clients

    By Jim Dudley

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Wellness Issues For Higher Education

    A Guide for Student Affairs and Higher Education Professionals

    Edited by David S. Anderson

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Social Brain in Adolescence

    By Eveline Crone

    Series: Essays in Developmental Psychology

    In recent years there have been tremendous advances in understanding how brain development underlies changes in affective and social development in adolescence. This has led to many new insights into the behavioral changes which take place during this period, such as increases in sensation-seeking,...

    To Be Published July 14th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Human Rights and Residential Care for Older Persons

    International Perspectives on a Rights’ Culture

    Edited by Helen Meenan, Nicola Rees, Israel Doron

    People are leading significantly longer lives than previous generations did and the proportion of older people in the population is growing. Average global life expectancy has grown by twenty years since 1950 and is expected to grow a further ten years by 2050. Residential care for older people...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Practicing Rights

    Human Rights-Based Approaches to Social Work Practice

    By David Androff

    Social work code of ethics around the world – including those proposed by the IFSW, NASW, BASW and AASW – appeal to the concept of people having ‘rights’ that social workers need to respect and advocate for. However, it isn’t always clear how social workers can actually incorporate human...

    To Be Published July 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. 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 July 29th 2015 by Routledge

  7. 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 July 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. 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 July 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Youth and Inequality in Education

    Global Actions in Youth Work

    Edited by Michael Heathfield, Dana Fusco

    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 July 31st 2015 by Routledge