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  1. Lobbying for Social Change, Third Edition

    By Willard C. Richan

    This step-by-step guide to lobbying covers it all—from the basics for beginners to specific techniques for experienced lobbyists“You and I may never achieve major public office, but we do not need to in order to affect public policy.”—Author Willard C. RichanTo effect social...

    Published October 30th 2006 by Routledge

  2. Warm Hands in Cold Age

    Gender and Aging

    Edited by Nancy Folbre, Lois Shaw, Agneta Stark

    Public discussion of population aging usually focuses on the financial burden that increasingly elderly populations will impose on younger generations. Scholars give much less attention to who does the actual work of day-to-day care for those no longer able to care for themselves; and although...

    Published September 28th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Charity Law and Social Inclusion

    An International Study

    By Kerry O'Halloran

    Profiling national and international social inclusion agendas, Charity Law and Social Inclusion examines the fit between the charity law framework and the needs of the socially marginalized in some leading common law nations: the US, England and Wales, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand and Canada....

    Published September 28th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Women, Employment and Organizations

    By Judith Glover, Gill Kirton

    This book brings together the latest European and North American research on a series of key topics in the field of women's employment. Drawing on published and easily accessible statistics, it sets the topics in the appropriate policy contexts and systematically appraises them from the viewpoint...

    Published September 28th 2006 by Routledge

  5. Promoting Young People’s Sexual Health

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Roger Ingham, Peter Aggleton

    Series: Sexuality, Culture and Health

    Valuable contributions on different aspects of sexual and reproductive health among young people are presented in this book, with a focus on developing country contexts. Key discussions on issues relating to young people and their sexual activities are brought together in one volume, ...

    Published September 21st 2006 by Routledge

  6. 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 11th 2006 by Routledge

  7. 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 4th 2006 by Routledge

  8. 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 September 1st 2006 by Willan

  9. 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 30th 2006 by Routledge

  10. 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 3rd 2006 by Routledge