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  1. Penal Populism

    By John Pratt

    Series: Key Ideas in Criminology

    Expertly drawing on international examples and existing literature, Penal Populism closes a gap in the field of criminology. In this fascinating expose of current crime policy John Pratt examines the role played by penal populism on trends in contemporary penal policy. Penal populism is associated...

    Published November 30th 2006 by Routledge

  2. Immigration Policy in Europe

    The Politics of Control

    Edited by Virginie Guiraudon, Gallya Lahav

    Series: West European Politics

    Previously published as a special issue of West European Politics, this edited volume evaluates the extent to which a policy gap between inputs and outcomes exists with regard to immigration control. In exploring an expanded migration policy-field which includes the extreme right, the media and...

    Published November 9th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Youth Participation and Community Change

    By Barry Checkoway

    Empowered youth CAN and DO make a difference!Young people become empowered by their participation in the institutions and decisions that affect their lives—which in turn can lead to real positive change in the community. Youth Participation and Community Change presents leading authorities...

    Published November 1st 2006 by Routledge

  4. Young People and Offending

    By Martin Stephenson

    The relationship between education and youth crime has long been recognised in terms of social policy and public opinion, the full extent of this and its implications has been largely neglected and unexplored: educationalists on the one hand and criminologists on the other have largely failed to...

    Published November 1st 2006 by Willan

  5. Managing the City

    Edited by John Diamond, Joyce Liddle, Alan Southern, Alan Townsend

    Taking a problem based approach to regeneration management, this exciting new book, authored by renowned academics and practitioners, examines how issues of ethics, equality, sustainability, local governance, civic renewal and learning are addressed within the areas of social and economic...

    Published October 31st 2006 by Routledge

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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