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Russell House Publishing (UK) is an independent company, founded in 1985, and now publishing approximately 25 titles a year that are designed to advance academic and professional study in social policy and social work, as well as the related fields of criminology and mental health. Their books range from the theoretical to the practical, with a goal to develop thinking and practice in the areas of:

  • Families, children, and young people - everything from parenting, support, and safeguarding, to caring and adoption Child abuse and neglect - working with victims, carers and perpetrators
  • Young people and adults in need or in trouble - including addictions, anti-social behavior, offending, and homelessness
  • Social work - learning and skills, policy, service delivery, management
  • Care of older people
  • Communities - participation and safety

 


  • After Macpherson

    After Macpherson

    Policing after the Stephen Lawrence inquiry

    Edited by: Barry Loveday, Alan Marlow


    144 pages

    Publication Date: 8/1/2000
    Format: Paper
    ISBN: 9781898924715

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    Paper - 9781898924715 - $ 37.95

  • An Elephant in the Room

    An Elephant in the Room

    An Equality and Diversity Training Manual

    By Blair McPherson

    Most people are not racist, sexist, homophobic, ageist, or prejudiced against faith groups and they don't deliberately make life harder for people with a disability. However, they are bombarded with negative stereotypes and myths in their daily lives. Their own limited opportunity...

    Spiral/Wiro/Comb - 9781905541164 - $ 49.95

  • Anti-racist work with young people

    Anti-racist work with young people

    European experiences and approaches

    Edited by: Anna Aluffi-Pentini, Walter Lorenz


    220 pages

    Publication Date: 1/1/1996
    Format: Paper
    ISBN: 9781898924012

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    Paper - 9781898924012 - $ 37.95

  • Assessing risk in adult males who sexually abuse children

    Assessing risk in adult males who sexually abuse children

    A practitioner's guide

    By Martin Calder, Andy Hampson, John Skinner


    320 pages

    Publication Date: 1/1/1999
    Format: Paper
    ISBN: 9781898924234

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    Paper - 9781898924234 - $ 99.95

  • Assessment in child care

    Assessment in child care

    Using and developing frameworks for practice (second edition)

    Edited by: Martin C. Calder, Simon Hackett

    Written for frontline workers with responsibility for child protection, safeguarding, and family support, this acclaimed book helps to navigate the expanding complexities of child care assessments. It will guide social workers to deliver better outcomes...

    Paper - 9781905541850 - $ 89.95

  • Assessment in kinship care

    Assessment in kinship care

    Edited by: Cath Talbot, Martin Calder


    151 pages

    Publication Date: 2/1/2006
    Format: Paper
    ISBN: 9781903855867

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    Paper - 9781903855867 - $ 55.95

  • Becoming Ethical

    Becoming Ethical

    A Parallel, Political Journey with Men Who Have Abused

    By Alan Jenkins

    This book is a practical guide for counselors and therapists who work in the field of interventions with men who have engaged in violence or sexual abuse towards partners and family members. The book argues that intervention practices must...

    Paper - 9781905541409 - $ 34.50

  • C is for Confidence

    C is for Confidence

    A guide to running confidence building courses for women of all ages

    By Mary Blair, Lesley Wilson


    72 pages

    Publication Date: 1/1/2002
    Format: Spiral/Wiro/Comb
    ISBN: 9781903855027

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    Spiral/Wiro/Comb - 9781903855027 - $ 37.95

  • Child Neglect and Behavioural Parent Education

    Child Neglect and Behavioural Parent Education

    Research and Practice

    By Benny McDaniel, Karola Dillenburger

    Child neglect poses physical and emotional risks and can cause complicated attachments and cognitive delay. If prolonged, it can lead to long-term mental health problems and relationship difficulties in adult life. However, even though evidence-based practice is now in demand for all...

    Paper - 9781905541911 - $ 39.95

  • Child sexual abuse and the Internet

    Child sexual abuse and the Internet

    Tackling the new frontier

    Edited by: Martin Calder


    144 pages

    Publication Date: 2/1/2004
    Format: Paper
    ISBN: 9781903855355

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    Paper - 9781903855355 - $ 39.95