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  1. Recent Title: Health Care Policy and Practice

    In Health Care Policy and Practice: A Biopsychosocial Perspective, Moniz and Gorin have updated their text to incorporate health care reform. The authors have also restructured the book to guide students through the development of the American health care system: what it is, what the policies are, and how students can influence them.  

  2. New Directions in Social Work

    New Directions in Social Work is an innovative, integrated series offering a uniquely distinctive teaching strategy for generalist courses in the social work curriculum, at both undergraduate and graduate levels. The series integrates 5 texts with custom websites housing interactive cases, companion readings, and a wealth of resources to enrich the teaching and learning experience. Please visit www.routledgesw.com for more information.

  3. Social Policy, 3rd Edition

    This thoroughly updated new edition provides a comprehensive introduction to contemporary social policy, and addresses its historical, theoretical and contextual foundations. Divided into four sections, it opens with a survey of the socio-economic, political and governmental contexts within which social policy operates, before moving on to look at the historical development of the subject.

  4. World Social Work Day 2014

    In honor of World Social Work Day 2014 we’re giving you free online access to over 50 articles on Social and Economic Crises – Social Work Solutions, and highlighting related books on our Health & Social Care Arena.


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  5. The Routledge International Handbook of Social Justice

    This authoritative volume explores different perspectives on social justice and what its attainment would involve. It is an essential reference work for all scholars with an interest in social justice from a wide range of disciplines, including social work, public policy, public health, law, criminology, sociology, and education.

  6. Global Perspectives on Dissociative Disorders

    This book will engender interactions between trauma investigators – those whose approach is close clinical observation, those who use instruments to survey groups of individuals, those whose research takes the form of investigative journalism, and those who examine the truth embedded or hidden in documents created for multiple, and at times, disturbing political purposes.

  7. Just Published- Skills for Using Theory in Social Work

    Using theory, research evidence and experiential knowledge is a critical component of good social work. This unique text is designed to help social work students and practitioners to integrate theorizing into practice, demonstrating how to search for, select and translate academic knowledge for practical use in helping people improve their lives and environments.

  8. Recent Titles in Nursing & Allied Health

    Read on to browse all of our recent books...

  9. A Mutual-Aid Model for Social Work with Groups, 3rd Edition

    Designed to support ethical and successful practice, this textbook is an essential addition to the library of any social work student or human service practitioner working with groups.

    To request your complimentary copy, please click here.

  10. Mary Sheridan’s From Birth to Five Years, 4th Edition

    From Birth to Five Years, based on the pioneering work of Mary Sheridan, is widely regarded as the go-to reference for health, education and social care professionals, or anyone concerned with the developmental progress of pre-school children.

    To request your complimentary exam copy, please click here.

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