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Social welfare & social services

Hardcover. This vital book is a comparative study of the social policies and professional practices that frame societal responses to the problems of child maltreatment in ten countries. Editor(s): Gilbert, Neil; Parton, Nigel; Skivenes, Marit. Series: International Policy Exchange Series. Num Pages: 288 pages, 13 line-cuts. BIC Classification: JKSB1; JKSN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 163 x 238 x 17. Weight in Grams: 542.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Oxford University Press Inc United States
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199793358
ISBN
9780199793358

€ 96.72

Paperback. How can sociology inform our understanding of young people's experiences? Introducing core theories by drawing on a range of cultural resources - from pioneering research to genre-defining films - this book demonstrates how a sociological imagination can enhance informal educational and social welfare approaches to work with young people. Series: Working with Young People. Num Pages: 240 pages, 6 black & white line drawings, 14 black & white tables. BIC Classification: JFSP2; JHBA; JKS. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 14. Weight in Grams: 370.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230237988
ISBN
9780230237988

€ 37.02

Paperback. This text draws on feminist literature and research into community care policy and practice to provide an overview of the influence of, and attention to, gender. Num Pages: 288 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JFSJ; JKS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 215 x 140 x 17. Weight in Grams: 360.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333619896
ISBN
9780333619896

€ 48.58

Paperback. Changes in ideas about welfare have required caring professions to adapt their practices in ways which challenge their underlying values and their relationships with service users. Focusing on nursing, remedial therapy and social work, this book examines core social values expressed through policy. Editor(s): Campling, Jo. Num Pages: 256 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JKSN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 14. Weight in Grams: 435.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Publisher
Macmillan Press
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333645741
ISBN
9780333645741

€ 49.84

Paperback. This introduction to professional ethics for social workers recognizes that social work is largely state-sponsored. Traditional values and rules are explained, followed by a concept of social work and its relationship to the state. A new approach to practice ethics is developed. Num Pages: 240 pages, biography. BIC Classification: HPQ; JKSN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 147 x 210 x 13. Weight in Grams: 308.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9780333719343
ISBN
9780333719343

€ 49.84

Paperback. Looks at the nature of self and how it develops, then goes on to explore the form and feeling of experience when self is disrupted in a traumatic way, and focusing on ways towards the restoration of the self. Num Pages: 208 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JKSN2; JMS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 231 x 157 x 16. Weight in Grams: 330.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
190
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415220316
ISBN
9780415220316

€ 43.99
€ 43.78

Paperback. Social Work and Social Care uses social policy analysis to investigate the current policy conflicts and dilemmas for social work students and professionals. Num Pages: 224 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JKSN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 215 x 140 x 13. Weight in Grams: 300.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
2nd Edition
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415239707
ISBN
9780415239707

€ 54.39

Paperback. Surprising proof that conservatives really are more compassionate--and more generous--than liberals Num Pages: 272 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JKSN1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 135 x 20. Weight in Grams: 342.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Basic Books
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780465008230
ISBN
9780465008230

€ 27.59

Paperback. Outlines the specific practical and technical skills, strategies and knowledge counsellors must have in order to undertake time-limited counselling. Following an examination of the client's induction into counselling, this book describes the appropriate models for different clients and problems. Series: Professional Skills for Counsellors Series. Num Pages: 192 pages, 1, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JKSN2. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 198 x 159 x 14. Weight in Grams: 216.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
SAGE Publications Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
SKU
V9780803979758
ISBN
9780803979758

€ 54.21

Paperback. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JKS; JPHC; JPQB; KCP; KNXB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 139 x 10. Weight in Grams: 168.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
Beacon Press United States
Condition
New
SKU
V9780807043417
ISBN
9780807043417

€ 17.99
€ 13.96

Paperback. Upon her death in 1884, Princess Bernice Pauahi Bishop entrusted her property - known as Bishop Estate - to five trustees. Then in August 1997 the unthinkable happened: four revered kupuna and a professor of trust-law charged Bishop Estate trustees with massive trust abuse. This book, together with historical background, focuses on these events. Series: A Latitude 20 Book. Num Pages: 344 pages, 95 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1MKPH; JKSN1; JKV. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 21. Weight in Grams: 540.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
University of Hawaii Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780824830441
ISBN
9780824830441

€ 35.71

Hardcover. This work develops a family health perspective in an attempt to facilitate effective social work practice and policy development. Topics include: research and evaluation on family health; family health and cultural diversity; and family health and social policy. Editor(s): Pardeck, John T.; Yuan, Francis K.O.; Yuen, Francis K.O. (Assistant Professor, School of Social Work, Southwest Missouri State University, USA). Num Pages: 206 pages. BIC Classification: JKSB; JKSN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 155 x 20. Weight in Grams: 508.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
ABC-CLIO United States
Number of pages
206
Condition
New
SKU
V9780865692688
ISBN
9780865692688

€ 88.19

Paperback. Everyone working in health and social care will be required to work in collaboration with other professionals and agencies at some point in their career. As an accessible and wide-ranging introduction to the terms and concepts associated with inter-agency working, this book is a must-have for all health and social care professionals. Series: Professional Keywords. Num Pages: 224 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JKS; MBP. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 11. Weight in Grams: 250.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137005328
ISBN
9781137005328

€ 23.71

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Cengage Learning, Inc United States
Edition
8 Rev ed
Number of pages
560
Condition
New
SKU
V9781285084763
ISBN
9781285084763

€ 86.86

Hardcover. Num Pages: 576 pages. BIC Classification: JKSN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). .
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Cengage Learning, Inc United States
Edition
6th Edition
Number of pages
576
Condition
New
SKU
V9781305943247
ISBN
9781305943247

€ 97.32

Paperback. Num Pages: 200 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JKS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College); (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 236 x 156 x 12. Weight in Grams: 374.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Edition
2Rev Ed
Number of pages
200
Condition
New
SKU
V9781403942036
ISBN
9781403942036

€ 46.05

Paperback. Num Pages: 224 pages, biography. BIC Classification: JKSN2. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 138 x 14. Weight in Grams: 268.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9781403942043
ISBN
9781403942043

€ 49.84

Paperback. The remarkable story of one woman's battle to keep vulnerable little children safe Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: BM; JKSB1. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 130 x 21. Weight in Grams: 236.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Hodder & Stoughton
Number of pages
336
Condition
New
SKU
V9781444723298
ISBN
9781444723298

€ 11.99
€ 10.07

Hardcover. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JFSK; JFSL; JFSP2; JKSN2. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 151 x 217 x 31. Weight in Grams: 430.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Nation Books
Condition
New
SKU
V9781568585093
ISBN
9781568585093

€ 23.99
€ 17.01

Paperback. This work aims to help rape victims cope with the reality of the experience and deal with the aftermath of conflicting and debilitating feelings. It instructs how to develop a community and supportive network to assist during the journey to recovery. Num Pages: 190 pages. BIC Classification: JKSN2; VFJ; VS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 228 x 155 x 12. Weight in Grams: 286.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2003
Publisher
New Harbinger Publications United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
190
Condition
New
SKU
V9781572243378
ISBN
9781572243378

€ 21.99
€ 16.23

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