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  1. Federal Narcotics Laws and the War on Drugs

    Money Down a Rat Hole

    By Bruce Carruth, Thomas C Rowe

    We’re losing the “war on drugs”—but the fight isn’t over yetFederal Narcotics Laws and the War on Drugs examines our current anti-drug programs and policies, explains why they have failed, and presents a plan to fix them. Author Thomas C. Rowe, who has been educating...

    Published April 13th 2006 by Routledge

  2. Bringing Lesbian and Gay Rights Into the Mainstream

    Twenty Years of Progress

    By Vicki Eaklor, Robert R Meek, Vern L Bullough

    A lively memoir of LGBT activist Steve Endean—one of the most influential political strategists ever to lobby Washington DC!Bringing Lesbian and Gay Rights Into the Mainstream: Twenty Years of Progress is the spirited and provocative memoir that blows the lid off the complex machinations of...

    Published April 11th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Plural Policing

    A Comparative Perspective

    Edited by Trevor Jones, Tim Newburn

    Policing is changing rapidly and radically. An increasingly complex array of public, private and municipal bodies - as well as public police forces - are engaged in the provision of regulation and security. Consequently, it is difficult to think of security provision primarily in terms of what the...

    Published March 30th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Social Issues in America: An Encyclopedia

    An Encyclopedia

    By James Ciment

    Truly comprehensive in scope - and arranged in A-Z format for quick access - this eight-volume set is a one-source reference for anyone researching the historical and contemporary details of more than 170 major issues confronting American society. Entries cover the full range of hotly contested...

    Published March 15th 2006 by Routledge

  5. African Households: Censuses and Surveys

    Censuses and Surveys

    By Etienne Van De Walle

    This volume in the ?General Demography of Africa? series encompasses many nations and focuses on a feature of the censuses ? household relationships. African households rank among the most complex in the world. This work makes it possible to investigate relationships among individuals within the...

    Published March 15th 2006 by Routledge

  6. Biomedical Organizations

    A Worldwide Guide to Position Documents

    By Dale Stirling

    Determine what organizations have issued position statements on a specific subject!A position document establishes the view of an organization based on its knowledge on the subject at that specific time. Biomedical Organizations: A Worldwide Guide to Position Documents puts the results of a survey...

    Published March 10th 2006 by Routledge

  7. Civic Engagement and the Baby Boomer Generation

    Research, Policy, and Practice Perspectives

    By Laura Wilson

    Discover a vital source of volunteers for your organizationBy the year 2020, there will be 65 million people aged 65 and over living in the United States—a new generation of active older adults expecting to use the expertise, experience, and life skills they’ve gained to make valuable...

    Published February 17th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Institutionalizing Restorative Justice

    Edited by Ivo Aertsen, Tom Daems, Luc Robert

    This new book aims to explore the key issues and debates surrounding the question of the incorporation and institutionalisation of restorative justice within existing penal and criminal justice systems, an increasingly pressing issue given the rapid spread of restorative justice worldwide at both...

    Published February 1st 2006 by Willan

  9. Quality of Life

    Concept, Policy and Practice

    By David Phillips

    Quality of life is one of the most important issues facing the world today and is central to the development of social policy. This innovative book discusses this crucial topic, assessing the criteria for judging attempts to raise quality of life, including the satisfaction of basic and social...

    Published January 19th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Spaces of Social Exclusion

    By Jamie Gough, Aram Eisenschitz, Andrew McCulloch

    To varying extents in developed countries a minority of the population suffers from deprivation. Britain’s Labour government in particular has sought to deal with this through the notion of 'social exclusion', and similar ideas have been developed in other countries. This important text explores...

    Published December 22nd 2005 by Routledge