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  1. Feminist Theories and Social Work

    Approaches and Applications

    By Carlton Munson, Christine Flynn Saulnier

    This invaluable guidebook accomplishes what many others on feminist theory do not. It reviews both the theories and the applications of the field. Too frequently, books and articles tend to focus on one or two ways for practicing feminism, when, in reality, different problems, different groups of...

    Published November 8th 1999 by Routledge

  2. Social Work in Geriatric Home Health Care

    The Blending of Traditional Practice with Cooperative Strategies

    By Lucille Rosengarten

    Explore how community-based networks can effectively meet the needs and problems of sick, elderly people and their caregivers!Social Work in Geriatric Home Health Care: The Blending of Traditional Practice with Cooperative Strategies explores how social workers, aides, nurses, administrators, and...

    Published November 1st 1999 by Routledge

  3. Clinical Work and Social Action

    An Integrative Approach

    By Fred A Newcom, Jerome Sachs

    Clinical Work and Social Action: An Integrative Approach develops a paradigm for social work and human services practice that integrates clinical work and social action. Social workers, clinicians, activists, and educators will explore ways to create harmony in the divisions that currently exist...

    Published October 26th 1999 by Routledge

  4. Absent Fathers?

    By Jonathan Bradshaw, Christine Skinner, Carol Stimson, Julie Williams

    Much has been written and debated on lone mothers. However little has been discussed about non-resident fathers. Absent Fathers is part of a growing literature on men and masculinities and takes this debate further. Drawn from one of the best social policy units in the UK and results from the...

    Published October 13th 1999 by Routledge

  5. Rebuilding Communities

    Challenges for Group Work

    By Harvey Bertcher, Alice E Lamont, Linda Farris Kurtz

    Rebuilding Communities: Challenges for Group Work is a collection of research and information presented at the 18th Annual Symposium of the Association for the Advancement of Social Work with Groups. Social workers, students, educators, and practitioners will examine how group work can improve...

    Published October 5th 1999 by Routledge

  6. Housing Policy

    By Jean Conway

    Edited by Pete Alcock, Professor Peter Alcock (S Ed)

    Series: The Gildredge Social Policy Series

    In this book, the author provides an analysis which spans the whole field from bricks and mortar to the impact of housing policy on health, care, crime, education and the economy as a whole. Practical insight into housing from a number of perspectives can be gained: economic, financial and...

    Published September 29th 1999 by Routledge

  7. Policy, Program Evaluation, and Research in Disability

    Community Support for All

    By Julie Ann Racino

    Explore case studies from the 1980s and 1990s that highlight the progress of community programs for people with disabilities! Policy, Program Evaluation, and Research in Disability: Community Support for All is an essential research reference on how community support systems can greatly assist...

    Published September 23rd 1999 by Routledge

  8. Welfare, Exclusion and Political Agency

    Edited by Janet Batsleer, Beth Humphries

    Welfare, Exclusion and Politcal Agency develops key topics in social work and social policy relating to exclusion, social divisions and control in welfare. It provides theoretical tools for students, academics and professionals whose work involves them in supporting the political agency of excluded...

    Published September 22nd 1999 by Routledge

  9. The Pastoral Care of Children

    By Harold G Koenig, Daniel H Grossoehme

    Explore a new way of pastoral care that enables caregivers to develop relationships and provide meaningful pastoral care to the children and youth they encounter! The Pastoral Care of Children focuses on the need for pastoral caregivers, clergy and chaplains to develop relationships with youths and...

    Published September 20th 1999 by Routledge

  10. Teenage Runaways

    Broken Hearts and ¿Bad Attitudes¿

    By Laurie Schaffner

    Teenage Runaways: Broken Hearts and “Bad Attitudes” uncovers the perspectives of actual teenage runaways to help professionals, parents, and youths understand the widespread social problem of “last resort” behavior. You’ll learn the real reasons teenagers run away, and you’...

    Published August 25th 1999 by Routledge