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  1. Financial Management in Human Services

    By Marvin D Feit, Peter K Li

    Rather than treating financial management as an independent administrative practice, Financial Management in Human Services provides students and social service administrators with a conceptual framework in which financial management is the major responsibility of an administration, not just a...

    Published June 16th 1998 by Routledge

  2. Reason and Rationality in Health and Human Services Delivery

    By Jean A Pardeck, John W Murphy, Charles Longino, Jr

    Reason and Rationality in Health and Human Services Delivery is the first book to discuss the topic of decisionmaking and services from a multidisciplinary approach. It uses theory and social considerations, not just technology, as a basis for improved services. Health and human service students...

    Published June 4th 1998 by Routledge

  3. The Anthropology of Welfare

    Edited by Iain Edgar, Andrew Russell

    The Anthropology of Welfare provides an overview of what anthropology has to offer welfare studies and vice-versa. Case studies from anthropologists in the field, examine different branches of welfare and community care, for example: * Maternity services * Children with learning difficulties *...

    Published June 3rd 1998 by Routledge

  4. Welfare: Needs, Rights and Risks

    Edited by Mary Langan

    Series: Social Policy: Welfare, Power and Diversity

    Welfare: Needs, Rights and Risks addresses the question of how people get access to social welfare in the UK today. It explores the public, political and professional definitions, constructions and conflicts about who should receive social welfare and under what conditions. In a period during which...

    Published May 6th 1998 by Routledge

  5. After Stroke

    Enhancing Quality of Life

    By Wallace Sife

    After Stroke: Enhancing Quality of Life brings together an extraordinary selection of advice, practical survivor techniques, information about resources, and personal stories of triumph. It is designed to help those who have experienced a stroke attain the highest quality of life possible, under...

    Published May 4th 1998 by Routledge

  6. Managing Residential Care

    By John Burton

    Managing Residential Care puts forward suggestions for improving the development of residential care through better management. Extended examples and realistic case studies throughout demonstrate how managers can succeed and how sometimes the powerful forces of mismanagement can obstruct them....

    Published April 1st 1998 by Routledge

  7. Boarding Schools at the Crossroads of Change

    The Influence of Residential Education Institutions on National and Societal Development

    By Jerome Beker, Yitzhak Kashti

    Boarding Schools at the Crossroads of Change: The Influence of Residential Education Institutions on National and Societal Development is an essential, applicable historical reference for anyone interested in positively molding the social future of the world’s troubled youth. Guided by its...

    Published March 15th 1998 by Routledge

  8. HIV and Social Work

    A Practitioner's Guide

    By R Dennis Shelby, David M Aronstein, Bruce J Thompson

    As HIV/AIDS continue to plague societies around the world, more and more social workers encounter HIV-infected individuals and their families and friends who are searching for help and support. In HIV and Social Work: A Practitioner's Guide, experienced social workers share their practice wisdom,...

    Published February 28th 1998 by Routledge

  9. Wednesday's Child

    Research into Women's Experience of Neglect and Abuse in Childhood and Adult Depression

    By Antonia Bifulco, Patricia Moran

    As many as one in four women have suffered severe neglect or abuse in childhood. This doubles the likelihood of their suffering clinical depression in adult life. Based on twenty years of systematic research,Wednesday's Child examines why neglect and abuse occur and demonstrates how such negative...

    Published February 4th 1998 by Routledge

  10. Embodying the Social

    Constructions of Difference

    Edited by Esther Saraga

    Series: Social Policy: Welfare, Power and Diversity

    This book opens the series with a consideration of the social construction of social difference. Taking the body as the point of departure, it deals with the processes through which social problems and social inequalities are constructed. In particular, it examines the shifting ways in which our...

    Published February 4th 1998 by Routledge