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  1. Child Welfare

    Major Themes in Health and Social Welfare

    Edited by Nick Frost

    Series: Major Themes in Health and Social Welfare

    This collection focuses on child welfare in its specific sense: welfare and social interventions with children and young people undertaken by State bodies or NGO's. The term 'child welfare' is deployed differently in diverse international settings. In the United Kingdom child welfare tends to refer...

    Published November 18th 2004 by Routledge

  2. Juvenile Justice Reform and Restorative Justice

    By Gordon Bazemore, Mara Schiff

    This book, based on a large-scale research project funded by the National Institute of Justice and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, provides an overview of the restorative justice conferencing programs currently in operation in the United States, paying particular attention to the qualitative...

    Published November 1st 2004 by Willan

  3. Relating Experience

    Stories from Health and Social Care

    Edited by Caroline Malone, Liz Forbat, Martin Robb, Janet Seden

    This reader provides a diverse selection of accounts of interpersonal communication and relationships in the context of health and social care. Most of the contributions are personal narratives by people using or working in care services; the majority are contemporary and many have been written...

    Published September 30th 2004 by Routledge

  4. Facing Up to the Constancy of Organizational Change: Further Insights and Approaches to Solutions

    A Special Issue of the European Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology

    Edited by Doris Fay, Harald Lührmann

    Series: Special Issues of the European Journal of Work and Organizational Psychology

    The game goes on. The pressure on organizations for continuous change, in order to adapt to shifts in market structure, to deregulation or legal initiatives and to quickly grasp evolving opportunities has not reduced on the contrary, it has increased with progressing globalization and competition....

    Published June 17th 2004 by Psychology Press

  5. What Works in Probation and Youth Justice

    Edited by Ros Burnett, Colin Roberts

    Both probation and youth justice have undergone massive changes in recent years, and continue to face important new challenges. A key emphasis of new developments has been on developing effective evidence-based practice and disseminating this throughout the Probation and Youth Justice services -...

    Published June 1st 2004 by Willan

  6. Cyberprotest

    New Media, Citizens and Social Movements

    Edited by Wim van de Donk, Brian D. Loader, Paul G. Nixon, Dieter Rucht

    Ever since the anti-globalisation protests in Seattle in 1999 the adoption of new information and communications technologies (ICTs) by social movement activists has offered the prospect for the development of global cyberprotest. The Internet with its transnational many-to-many communication...

    Published May 27th 2004 by Routledge

  7. Punishment and Politics

    By Michael Tonry

    Labour has embarked upon a root and branch remaking of the criminal justice system in England and Wales, with a mass of new legislation implemented or planned. It has ensured a continuously high profile for criminal justice issues, and they have been at the centre of wider political discourse. Yet...

    Published May 1st 2004 by Willan

  8. After Crime and Punishment

    Edited by Shadd Maruna, Russ Immarigeon

    The issue of resettling ex-prisoners and ex-offenders into the community has become an increasingly important one on both sides of the Atlantic. In the USA the former Attorney General Janet Reno identified the issue as 'one of the most pressing problems we face as a nation' in view of the massive...

    Published March 1st 2004 by Willan

  9. Between Sex and Power

    Family in the World 1900-2000

    By Göran Therborn

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    The institution of the family changed hugely during the course of the twentieth century. In this major new work, Göran Therborn provides a global history and sociology of the family as an institution and of politics within the family, focusing on three dimensions of family relations: on the rights...

    Published February 12th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Latino Social Policy

    A Participatory Research Model

    By Juana Mora, David Diaz

    Examine alternative strategies to resolving important Latino social issues! Latino Social Policy: A Participatory Research Model examines the failure of traditional research methods to address major social needs in Latino communities, promoting instead a participatory/action approach to research...

    Published February 6th 2004 by Routledge