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  1. Latino Poverty in the New Century

    Inequalities, Challenges, and Barriers

    By Maria Vidal De Haymes, Keith Kilty, Elizabeth Segal

    Understand the social factors that challenge this fast-growing community!The Latino community will soon be the largest minority population in the United States. Although Hispanics have been part of the American scene since before independence, their issues have only recently drawn the attention of...

    Published July 21st 2000 by Routledge

  2. Teaching Students Geriatric Research

    By Margaret A Perkinson, Kathryn Braun

    Teach your students essential skills in conducting research, building collaborative partnerships, and working with clients and caregivers!This important book provides health care educators with information, examples, and suggestions to help teach students appropriate research techniques amidst a...

    Published July 19th 2000 by Routledge

  3. Chinese Americans and Their Immigrant Parents

    Conflict, Identity, and Values

    By Terry S Trepper, May Tung

    Based on culture-related themes derived from the author's psychotherapeutic work with young Chinese-American professionals, this important book relates personal problems and conditions to specific sources in Chinese and American cultures and the immigration experience. Unique and practical, this is...

    Published July 17th 2000 by Routledge

  4. Home Truths About Child Sexual Abuse

    Policy and Practice

    Edited by Catherine Itzin

    Home Truths About Child Sexual Abuse brings together the findings of research and clinical work by leading figures in the UK and USA. It makes visible the prevalence of sexual abuse and exploitation of children by normal, ordinary, heterosexual family men, both within and outside the family....

    Published July 13th 2000 by Routledge

  5. The Dying Process

    Patients' Experiences of Palliative Care

    By Julia Lawton

    Taking as its focus a highly emotive area of study, The Dying Process draws on the experiences of daycare and hospice patients to provide a forceful new analysis of the period of decline prior to death.Placing the bodily realities of dying very firmly centre stage and questioning the ideology...

    Published June 20th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Virtuous Transcendence

    Holistic Self-Cultivation and Self-Healing in Elderly Korean Immigrants

    By Terry Brink, Keum Y Pang

    Understand why elderly Korean immigrants behave in the ways that they do, holistically!Virtuous Transcendence: Holistic Self-Cultivation and Self-Healing in Elderly Korean Immigrants richly and vividly relates elderly Korean immigrants’personal stories of day-to-day life, illness, and...

    Published May 18th 2000 by Routledge

  7. Out of the Twilight

    Fathers of Gay Men Speak

    By Andrew Gottlieb

    How would you react if your son told you he was gay?Out of the Twilight: Fathers of Gay Men Speak explores how fathers have dealt with discovering that their sons were gay and what effect it had on their own development as parents and people. This revealing, moving book will help you understand...

    Published May 4th 2000 by Routledge

  8. Crime, Abuse and the Elderly

    By Mike Brogden, Preeti Nijhar

    This book examines and analyses the experiences of older people as both victims and perpetrators of crime. Drawing upon a wealth of research from British and North American sources, the authors detail the historical experience of the elderly as victims, the extent of present-day criminal...

    Published May 1st 2000 by Willan

  9. Spiritual Care for Children Living in Specialized Settings

    Breathing Underwater

    By Harold G Koenig, Mickey Friesen

    Do you understand what institutionalized children really need?Spiritual Care for Children Living in Specialized Settings: Breathing Underwater offers social service staff, child care workers, and youth ministers techniques and methods to create a common language and framework for interventions...

    Published March 30th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Social Work Practice in the Military

    By Carlton Munson, James G Daley

    Social Work Practice in the Military provides military social workers, military scholars, and civilian social workers with an overview of diverse practice settings as well as the history and future of military social work practice to give you an understanding of the military persona as an ethnic...

    Published March 9th 2000 by Routledge