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  1. Social Enterprise

    At the Crossroads of Market, Public Policies and Civil Society

    Edited by Marthe Nyssens

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Management of Voluntary and Non-Profit Organizations

    In one of its previous books, the EMES European Research Network traced the most significant developments in 'social entrepreneurship' emerging inside the third sector in Europe. Building upon that seminal work, this volume presents the results of an extensive research project carried out over...

    Published September 10th 2006 by Routledge

  2. 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

  3. Sex Work Now

    Edited by Rosie Campbell, Maggie O'Neill

    Sex Work Now provides an authoritative overview of female sex work and policy in the UK, and addresses a number of key contemporary issues and debates. These include sex worker unionization, migrant sex work and trafficking, communities and sex work, male clients of sex workers, the policing of...

    Published August 31st 2006 by Willan

  4. Working in China

    Ethnographies of Labor and Workplace Transformation

    Edited by Ching Kwan Lee

    Series: Asia's Transformations

    After a quarter of a century of market reform, China has become the workshop of the world and the leading growth engine of the global economy. Its immense labour force accounts for some twenty-nine per cent of the world's total labour pool but all too little is known about Chinese labour...

    Published August 29th 2006 by Routledge

  5. The State of Feminist Social Work

    By Vicky White

    Social work is currently undergoing major change in its policies, organization and day-to-day practice and much has been written about the feminist presence in social work. In particular, feminist social work has focused on the role of women social workers in developing distinctive forms of...

    Published August 2nd 2006 by Routledge

  6. Children, Place and Identity

    Nation and Locality in Middle Childhood

    By Jonathan Scourfield, Bella Dicks, Mark Drakeford, Andrew Davies

    In this, the first sociology book to consider the important issue of how children identify with place and nation, the authors use original research and international case studies to explore this topic in depth. The book is rooted in original qualitative research the authors conducted with a diverse...

    Published July 19th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Making Business Districts Work

    Leadership and Management of Downtown, Main Street, Business District, and Community Development Org

    By Marvin D Feit, David Feehan

    Unprecedented, broad coverage of downtown and community development topics from a practitioner’s viewpoint!Making Business Districts Work: Leadership and Management of Downtown, Main Street, Business District, and Community Development Organizations is the essential desk reference for...

    Published July 17th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Government, the Railways and the Modernization of Britain

    Beeching's Last Trains

    By Charles Loft

    Series: British Politics and Society

    More than 40 years after its publication, the 1963 Beeching Report on British railways remains controversial for recommending the closure of a third of Britain’s railways. In this book, Charles Loft examines: why the nationalized railways were in such dire financial straits by 1963 how...

    Published July 3rd 2006 by Routledge

  9. Ageing, Crime and Society

    Edited by Azrini Wahidin, Maureen Cain

    The relationship between ageing and crime has been a much neglected issue, the focus rather being on youth. This books aims to redress this imbalance, bringing together a group of leading authorities to address key issues on the subject of crime and ageing, considering older people as both victims...

    Published June 30th 2006 by Willan

  10. The Price of Sex

    By Belinda Brooks-Gordon

    As a society we are buying more sex than ever before. Adult sex shops now take their place amongst retailers in the high street and lap dancing clubs compete for an increased share of the leisure economy; hotel chains offer sexually explicit films as part of their standard service, the party...

    Published June 30th 2006 by Willan