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  1. Psychology of Education

    Major Themes

    Edited by Anthony D. Pellegrini, Peter K Smith, Peter K. Smith

    Series: Major Themes in Education

    This set is comprised of four volumes, covering the following topics:* Schools, teachers and parents * Pupils and learning * The school curriculum * School behaviour and the school peer group The selected pieces include review articles as well as original studies. Selections includes contributions...

    Published November 29th 2000 by Routledge

  2. Women Ageing

    Changing Identities, Challenging Myths

    Edited by Miriam Bernard, Val Harding Davies, Linda Machin, Judith Phillips

    Women Ageing provides a better understanding of what ageing is like for women and challenges the myths which have grown up around the ageing process. Blending the scholarly, the personal and the political, it reveals the range of strategies and identities women adopt to manage the transitions of...

    Published November 29th 2000 by Routledge

  3. Researching Social and Economic Change

    The Uses of Household Panel Studies

    Edited by David Rose

    In this user-friendly introduction, European and American experts in the field join forces to explain what panel studies can achieve and to illustrate some of the potential pitfalls in the construction and analysis of panel data. Household panel studies provide one of the most significant national...

    Published November 22nd 2000 by Routledge

  4. Crime, Risk and Justice

    Edited by Kevin Stenson, Robert R Sullivan

    Crime control has risen rapidly up the social and political agendas to become a central feature of western societies. As inequalities in society have increased, so the actual and perceived risks of crime and other social ills have grown rapidly for all sections of society. Crime has become a...

    Published October 31st 2000 by Willan

  5. Bathing - the Body and Community Care

    By Julia Twigg

    Community care lies at the intersection of day-to-day life and the public world of service provision. Using the lens of one particular activity - bathing - this book explores what happens when the public world of professionals and service provision enters the lives of older and disabled people. In...

    Published October 25th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Issues in Transnational Policing

    Edited by James Sheptycki

    Globalisation, the wired planet, the global village, these are a few of the terms associated with the social and political changes that are said to describe the world at the beginning of the new millennium. One of the most important institutions of the social ordering has been that of policing, but...

    Published October 18th 2000 by Routledge

  7. Family and Community Life of Older People

    Social Networks and Social Support in Three Urban Areas

    By Miriam Bernard, Jim Ogg, Judith and Phillips, Chris Phillipson

    Family life has changed rapidly over te past fifty years and the number of people living longer increases year on year Family and Community Life of Older People revisits three areas (Bethnal Green in London, Wolverhampton in the Midlands and Woodford in Essex) which were the subject of classic...

    Published October 11th 2000 by Routledge

  8. Connecting Children

    Care and Family Life in Later Childhood

    By Kalwant Bhopal, Julia Brannen, Ellen Heptinstall

    Connecting Children focuses on children's understandings of care and their views of different family lives. It portrays the lives of children aged 11-12 and shows how families connect children in different ways both in the household but also in their wider kinship networks. The children studied...

    Published August 30th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Sexual Abuse Litigation

    A Practical Resource for Attorneys, Clinicians, and Advocates

    By Rebecca A Rix

    Prepare a solid case with advice from successful litigators!Ideal for use as a legal guide or a practical reference, Sexual Abuse Litigation examines how professionals can responsibly and effectively advocate on behalf of adult survivors of child sexual abuse (CSA) in the midst of the controversies...

    Published August 22nd 2000 by Routledge

  10. Midlife Lesbian Relationships

    Friends, Lovers, Children, and Parents

    By Marcy R Adelman

    What awaits lesbians at middle age?Midlife Lesbian Relationships explores the rich world of lesbian relationships at midlife, from dating through the loss of parents, and describes the central relationship between who we are as adults and our connections with friends, lovers, parents, and...

    Published August 17th 2000 by Routledge