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Forthcoming Social Work Policy Books

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  1. Substance Use in Social Work Education and Training

    Preparing for and supporting practice

    Edited by Hilda Loughran, Wulf Livingston

    Substance use has become an increasingly common concern for all aspects of social work practice, and especially when working with mental health and vulnerable families. This requires all social workers to have sufficient education and training in alcohol and other drugs across a range of settings....

    To Be Published September 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Social Work and the Courts

    A Casebook, 3rd Edition

    By Daniel Pollack, Toby G. Kleinman

    Social Work and the Courts is a collection of important and cutting-edge court decisions in the field of human services, now in its third edition. Pollack and Kleinman present an array of legal cases in everyday language, with clear explanation of the facts and issues, and in-depth examinations of...

    To Be Published October 26th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Social Development and Social Work Perspectives on Social Protection

    Edited by Julie Drolet

    Series: Routledge Advances in Health and Social Policy

    Social protection is now considered a development milestone and an important tool in combating poverty. Interventions can include, for example, health insurance, school feeding programs, public works programs or guaranteed employment schemes, or cash transfers targeting vulnerable populations...

    To Be Published November 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. Social Work and Social Policy

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Jonathan Dickens

    Series: Student Social Work

    An understanding of social policy is vital for engaging practically with social work values, and dealing with political and ethical questions about responsibility, rights and our understanding of ‘the good society’. This textbook provides a comprehensive introduction to social policy, tailored to...

    To Be Published December 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Human Development and International Development

    By Daniel A Wagner

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Psychology Press

  6. Contested Issues in the Evaluation of Child Sexual Abuse

    A Response to Questions Raised in Kuehnle and Connell's Edited Volume

    Edited by Kathleen Coulborn Faller, Mark D. Everson

    This book represents a significant contribution to the highly contested debate surrounding how allegations of child sexual abuse should be evaluated. Despite decades of substantial research in this sensitive area, professional consensus remains elusive. A particular source of contention is the...

    To Be Published January 20th 2016 by Routledge

  7. Social Work in Health Settings

    Practice in Context, 4th Edition

    By Judith L.M. McCoyd, Toba Schwaber Kerson

    To Be Published February 1st 2016 by Routledge

  8. Human Sciences and Human Interests

    The Social, Economic, and Evolutionary Sciences in Dialogue

    By Mikael Klintman

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    To Be Published February 28th 2016 by Routledge

  9. Transnational Social Policy

    Social Support in a World on the Move

    Edited by Luann Good Gingrich, Stefan Köngeter

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    This edited volume highlights the changing face of social policy and social work against the background of accelerating transnationalisation of economies, labour markets, education, and care within an increasingly asymmetrical global context....

    To Be Published March 31st 2016 by Routledge