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Forthcoming Social Policy Books

You are currently browsing 31–40 of 175 forthcoming new books in the subject of Social Policy — sorted by publish date from upcoming books to future books.

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  1. Crime, Justice and Society in Scotland

    Edited by Hazel Croall, Gerry Mooney, Mary Munro

    Crime, Justice and Society in Scotland is an edited collection of chapters from leading experts that builds and expands upon the success of the 2010 publication Criminal Justice in Scotland to offer a comprehensive and critical overview of Scottish criminal justice and its relation to wider social...

    To Be Published August 13th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Uneven Citizenship: Minorities and Migrants in the Post-Yugoslav Space

    Edited by Gëzim Krasniqi, Dejan Stjepanović

    This book focuses on the relations between citizenship and various manifestations of diversity, including, but not exclusively, ethnicity. Contributors address migrants and minorities in a novel and original way by adding the concept of ‘uneven citizenship’ to the debate surrounding the former...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Social Work in a Global Context

    Issues and Challenges

    Edited by George Palattiyil, Dina Sidhva, Mono Chakrabarti

    Series: Routledge Advances in Social Work

    Social Work in a Global Context engages with, and critically explores, key issues that inform social work practice around the world. Social work can take many forms, and is differently understood in different parts of the world. However, at base, it can be seen as a profession which strives to...

    To Be Published August 18th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Aging in Contexts of Migration

    Edited by Ute Karl, Sandra Torres

    Series: Routledge Advances in Sociology

    Population ageing and the globalisation of international migration are challenging the research agendas of social scientists around the world, and posing numerous challenges for policy makers and practitioners whose goal is to formulate and design high-quality and user-friendly policies and...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Global Perspectives on Death in Children’s Literature

    Edited by Lesley D. Clement, Leyli Jamali

    Series: Children's Literature and Culture

    This volume visits death in children’s literature from around the world, making a substantial contribution to the dialogue between the expanding fields of Childhood Studies, Children’s Literature, and Death Studies. Considering both textual and pictorial representations of death, contributors focus...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  6. A Moral Economy of Whiteness

    Four Frames of Racializing Discourse

    By Steve Garner

    Series: Routledge Research in Race and Ethnicity

    A Moral Economy of Whiteness presents a working model for understanding the main ways in which white UK people make ‘race’ through talking about immigration in the twenty-first century. Based on extensive empirical interviews, Steve Garner establishes four overlapping frames through which...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Social Economy in China and the World

    Edited by Ngai Pun, Ben Hok-bun Ku, Hairong Yan, Anita Koo

    Series: Routledge Research on Social Work, Social Policy and Social Development in Greater China

    Thirty-years of economic transformation has turned China into one of the major players in the global capitalist economy. However, its economic growth has generated rising problems in inequality, alienation, and sustainability with the agrarian crises of the 1990s giving rise to real social outcry...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Social Work, Marriage, and Ethnicity

    Policy and Practice

    Edited by Colita Fairfax

    By looking at a variety of racial and ethnic groups in society, Social Work, Marriage and Ethnicity examines the conventional knowledge, theories and best practices relating to marriages. Contributors address marriage interventions, female empowerment, parenting, and cohabitation, as well as the...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Cities, Diversity and Ethnicity

    Politics, Governance and Participation

    Edited by Martin Bulmer, John Solomos

    Series: Ethnic and Racial Studies

    This volume brings together a variety of studies on the question of cities, ethnicity and diversity. Contributions cover various facets of life in contemporary cities, ranging from the role which street markets play in diverse neighbourhoods, to everyday multiculture in a specific street, the role...

    To Be Published August 20th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Consumer Vulnerability

    Conditions, contexts and characteristics

    Edited by Kathy Hamilton, Susan Dunnett, Maria Piacentini

    Series: Routledge Studies in Critical Marketing

    Consumer vulnerability is of growing importance as a research topic for those exploring wellbeing. This book provides space to critically engage with the conditions, contexts and characteristics of consumer vulnerability, which affect how people experience and respond to the marketplace and vice...

    To Be Published August 21st 2015 by Routledge