Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Social Work and Social Policy Books

You are currently browsing 691–700 of 866 new and published books in the subject of Social Work and Social Policy — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books – Page 70

  1. Social Work Approaches to Conflict Resolution

    Making Fighting Obsolete

    By B Harold Chetkow-Yanoov

    Social Work Approaches to Conflict Resolution helps readers understand the nature and causes of conflict and offers suggestions for coping with conflict effectively. It is based on two assumptions: that conflict is a basic part of the life of normal human beings, groups, organizations, communities,...

    Published December 17th 1996 by Routledge

  2. Pregnancy and Abortion Counselling

    By Joanna Brien, Ida Fairbairn

    Pregnancy and Abortion Counselling is written for professionals who give information and support to women deciding whether to terminate or continue with their pregnancy. The authors provide a comprehensive review of the social, moral and legal issues surrounding contraception and abortion and offer...

    Published November 13th 1996 by Routledge

  3. The Relational Systems Model for Family Therapy

    Living in the Four Realities

    By Carlton Munson, D Ray Bardill

    The Relational Systems Model for Family Therapy presents a multi-systems approach to family therapy that teaches the therapist important self-differentiating capacities that set the tone for creating a powerful therapeutic atmosphere. While the model demands no specific treatment procedures, it...

    Published November 7th 1996 by Routledge

  4. Sweet Charity

    The Role and Workings of Voluntary Organizations

    Edited by Chris Hanvey, Terry Philpot

    The world of UK charities has been transformed. Gone are the days when charities gained the majority of their money from rattled tins. Fundraising is a sophisticated art and charities often manage multi-million pound contracts to provide services. Those who manage such organizations are expected to...

    Published November 6th 1996 by Routledge

  5. Making Families Work and What To Do When They Don't

    Thirty Guides for Imperfect Parents of Imperfect Children

    By Terry S Trepper, Bill Borcherdt

    Making Families Work and What To Do When They Don't offers specific recommendations for increasing family harmony through more effective parenting practices. This important new book helps parents improve family understanding and relationships by reducing the emotional interference--anger, betrayal,...

    Published October 22nd 1996 by Routledge

  6. Unhealthy Societies

    The Afflictions of Inequality

    By Richard G. Wilkinson

    Among the developed countries it is not the richest societies which have the best health, but those which have the smallest income differences between rich and poor. Inequality and relative poverty have absolute effects: they increase death rates. But why? How can smaller income differences raise...

    Published September 11th 1996 by Routledge

  7. Outcome Assessment in Residential Treatment

    By Steven I Pfeiffer

    As residential treatment centers and psychiatric hospitals are increasingly asked to document their effectiveness, it is essential for mental health care providers to demonstrate the efficacy and cost-effectiveness of the services they provide. Outcome Assessment in Residential Treatment helps...

    Published August 12th 1996 by Routledge

  8. Homeless

    Policies, strategies and Lives on the Streets

    By Gerald Daly

    The causes of homelessness are disputed by both Right and Left. But, few would argue that life on the streets is anything other than dangerous and debilitating. Unemployment, deinstitutionalisation, abuse in the home are among the stories the homeless tell. Voluntary organisations point to the...

    Published August 7th 1996 by Routledge

  9. Quality of Life in Long-Term Care

    By Gary Rosenberg, Dorothy Coons, Nancy L Mace

    Quality of Life in Long-Term Care provides long-term care professionals and persons responsible for training staff at long-term care facilities with guidelines for developing a quality of life that enables elderly persons, even those physically or mentally challenged, to achieve life satisfaction...

    Published July 30th 1996 by Routledge

  10. Residential Care Services for the Elderly

    Business Guide for Home-Based Eldercare

    By Doris K Williams

    As the elderly population continues to increase, the need for suitable housing will continue to rise as well. This handbook is designed to help individuals and families determine the feasibility of starting a small home business providing residential home services for one or more elderly persons....

    Published June 24th 1996 by Routledge