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  1. Legal Responses to Domestic Violence

    By Mandy Burton

    This book aims to examine legal responses to domestic violence in a holistic way. In England and Wales, as in other jurisdictions, much attention has been paid to the criminal justice response to domestic violence. The response of the civil justice system has not been ignored, but has been somewhat...

    Published May 6th 2008 by Routledge-Cavendish

  2. Social Work

    Edited by Ann Buchanan

    Series: Major Themes in Health and Social Welfare

    With just over a century of history, social work has come of age as a powerful global profession in possession of its own body of knowledge based on research, skills, competence, and an international value system with a code of ethics. Today, social work has developed from humble origins to become...

    Published March 31st 2008 by Routledge

  3. Segregation

    The Rising Costs for America

    Edited by James H. Carr, Nandinee K. Kutty

    Segregation: The Rising Costs for America documents how discriminatory practices in the housing markets through most of the past century, and that continue today, have produced extreme levels of residential segregation that result in significant disparities in access to good jobs, quality education...

    Published February 11th 2008 by Routledge

  4. Evaluation Practice

    How To Do Good Evaluation Research In Work Settings

    By Elizabeth DePoy, Stephen French Gilson

    Professional accountability has become central to both public and private sectors. Governments have emphasized and even developed empirical models, logic modeling, and evidence-based practice in the programs they support, and not-for-profit, for-profit and NGO entities increasingly rely on...

    Published December 25th 2007 by Routledge

  5. The Systematic Mistreatment of Children in the Foster Care System

    Through the Cracks

    By Lois Weinberg

    The Systematic Mistreatment of Children in the Foster Care System tells the stories of 10 children in the foster care system from diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds and the efforts by advocates to find them permanent places to live, appropriate schooling, and other essentials they need to...

    Published October 31st 2007 by Routledge

  6. Mental Health Care in the African-American Community

    Edited by Sadye Logan, Ramona Denby, Priscilla A Gibson

    Over the course of an African American’s lifetime, mental health care needs change according to an individual’s unique interactions with his or her environment. Mental Health Care in the African-American Community uses this perspective to provide a deeper analysis of factors and issues affecting...

    Published October 24th 2007 by Routledge

  7. Going Local

    Working in Communities and Neighbourhoods

    By John Pierson

    Series: The Social Work Skills Series

    Going Local explains how social work students and practitioners can develop approaches to neighbourhood work, to engage communities and neighbourhoods more purposefully and to work with citizens and other mainstream and community service providers to build the capacity of neighbourhoods to tackle...

    Published August 29th 2007 by Routledge

  8. Inviting Change Through and Invitational Intervention (tent.)

    A Step-By-Step Guide for Getting a Loved One into Addiction Therapy

    First published in 2007. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 10th 2007 by Routledge

  9. The Family and Individual Development

    By D. W. Winnicott

    Series: Routledge Classics

    The Family and Individual Development represents a decade of writing from a thinker who was at the peak of his powers as perhaps the leading post-war figure in developmental psychiatry. In these pages, Winnicott chronicles the complex inner lives of human beings, from the first encounter between...

    Published September 3rd 2006 by Routledge

  10. Cutting-Edge Social Policy Research

    Edited by Richard Hoefer

    Apply knowledge from the latest research to urgent social problems and programsCutting-Edge Social Policy Research is a careful selection of the finest papers from the 2004 Social Policy Conference held in Charleston, South Carolina. These presentations from respected experts spotlight the latest...

    Published May 21st 2006 by Routledge