Social Work

  • Active Social Work with Children with Disabilities

    Active Social Work with Children with Disabilities

    By Julie Adams, Diana Leshone

    Active Social Work with Children with Disabilities provides a comprehensive social worker's guide to working with children with disabilities, exploring current issues from the perspective of both the social worker and the family. Many people are afraid of working in this field of social...

    Paper - 9781910391945 - $ 37.50

  • Adoption and Fostering in Scotland

    Adoption and Fostering in Scotland

    Policy & Practice in Health and Social Care No. 16

    By Gary Clapton, Pauline Hoggan

    Adoption and fostering practice in Scotland is much the same as elsewhere in the UK, especially in relation to: social and demographic changes * developing policies and practices, such as post-adoption information exchanges * responding...

    Paper - 9781906716356 - $ 32.00

  • Ageing

    Ageing

    An Interdisciplinary Approach

    Edited by: Sarjoo Patel, Veena Gandotra

    Ageing is a continuous biological process which no human can escape. This inevitable and irreversible process affects both physical and psychological well-being. Though it cannot be avoided, the rate at which one ages varies from country to country and person to...

    Cloth - 9788131603895 - $ 55.00

  • Ageing and Elder Abuse

    Ageing and Elder Abuse

    A Study in Kerala

    By Daliya Sebastian

    Over the past decades, the world's population has traversed its course of demographic transition from a state of high birth and death rates to low birth and death rates. The result of that transition has led to the growth in the number of elderly....

    Cloth - 9788131605950 - $ 40.00

  • Ageism and Elder Abuse

    Ageism and Elder Abuse

    Edited by: Lynn McDonald, K.L. Sharma

    As an "ism," ageism reflects a prejudice in society against older adults. Ageist attitudes are perpetuated in many ways: for example, by the lack of positive images of the elderly in advertisements and on TV programs, as well as the widespread use of...

    Cloth - 9788131604311 - $ 60.00

  • Alcohol

    Alcohol

    Policy & Practice in Health and Social Care No. 15

    By Ken Barrie

    This book considers alcohol use and its problems in the UK, taking account of mounting concerns about health and anti-social behavior in the early years of the 21st century. These concerns are set against the decreasing price of...

    Paper - 9781906716318 - $ 32.00

  • 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-racism in Social Work Practice

    Anti-racism in Social Work Practice

    Edited by: Angie Bartoli

    Contributions by: Prospera Tedam, Bernadette Curran, Sukhwinder Singh, Sue Kennedy, Charity Chukwuemeka, Paul Crofts

    Anti-racism has a long history within the profession of social work and its education. Despite an agenda within higher education which promotes internationalization and practice which recognizes...

    Paper - 9781909330139 - $ 33.00

  • 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