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Days of Destruction, Days of Revolt

by Chris Hedges & Joe Sacco

Named a Best Book of the Year by Amazon.com and the Washington Post

Three years ago, Pulitzer Prize–winner Chris Hedges and award-winning cartoonist and journalist Joe Sacco set out to take a look at the sacrifice...


Innovation in Social Services: The Public-Private Mix in Service Provision, Fiscal Policy and Employment

by Tomáš|Greve, Bent Sirovátka

Through exploring patterns in the recent development of financing and governance of social services and developments of social services and employment in the Czech Republic, Denmark, Germany and the UK, this...


Remembering the Cultural Geographies of a Childhood Home

by Peter Hughes Jachimiak

This book is primarily structured by the author's memories of living in his own Welsh childhood home during the 1970s. Employing an innovative auto-ethnographic approach to investigate the otherness of the places...


Female Rebellion in Young Adult Dystopian Fiction

by Sara K. Day, Miranda A. Green-Barteet & Amy L. Montz

Focusing on dystopian novels featuring a female protagonist, this collection explores the liminal nature of a young woman contending with societal and governmental threats at the same time that she is navigating...


Theorising the Practice of Community Development: A South African Perspective

by Peter Westoby

By examining community development stories as experienced on the ground, Westoby is able to show how the poor are organising themselves using various forms of community development as well as demonstrating how...


Clinician's Guide to Research Methods in Family Therapy: Foundations of Evidence-Based Practice 

by Lee Williams, JoEllen Patterson & Todd M. Edwards

A research methods text with a unique focus on evidence-based practice with couples and families, this book bridges the divide between research and clinical work. The text offers comprehensive, user-friendly...


The Memory of Sound: Preserving the Sonic Past: Preserving the Sonic Past

by Seán| Street

This book explores the connections between sound and memory across all electronic media, with a particular focus on radio. Street explores our capacity to remember through sound and how we can help ourselves...


Building Excellence: The Rewards and Challenges of Integrating Research into the Undergraduate Curriculum

by Catherine N. Dulmus & Karen M. Sowers

Social work curriculum changes that really work.

The Boyer Report and the Council on Social Work Education have placed expectations on universities and social work programs to make sure undergraduate students...


Strong Families Around the World: Strengths-Based Research and Perspectives

by John Defrain & Sylvia Asay

The strengths of families from culture to culture, when compared to each other, are remarkably similar and give us common ground around the world upon which to unite and develop mutual understanding. Strengths-Based...


A New Look at Community-Based Respite Programs: Utilization, Satisfaction, and Development

by Rhonda J.V. Montgomery

Explore new frontiers in Alzheimer's support systems!

When Congress authorized the Alzheimer's Disease Demonstration Grants to States program in 1990, no one knew how effective the program would prove to be....


Health Expectations for Older Women: International Perspectives

by Sarah B. Laditka

Explore international trends in health and longevity--with a special focus on older women!This essential book examines the latest research on life expectancy and “active life expectancy”--the number of years...


Creating Communities for Addiction Recovery: The Oxford House Model

by Leonard A. Jason, Joseph R. Ferrari & Margaret Davis

Learn to create a positive research/action alliance similar to that of DePaul University and the Oxford House community

This book reviews important research conducted in a 13-year collaborative partnership between...


Plural Loves: Designs for Bi and Poly Living

by Serena Anderlini-D'Onofrio

When limitations are removed from loving (and from lovemaking), new worlds of possibility are opened. This book presents insiders’ viewpoints on bisexual/polyamorous living!

With historical and theoretical...


Accreditation of Employee Assistance Programs

by R Paul Maiden

Explore the evolution, development, and applications of accreditation standards for employee assistance programs!

Accreditation ensures private or public sector organizations that an employee assistance program...


Disability, Culture and Identity

by Sheila Riddell & Nick Watson

First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


Rescued Lives: The Oxford House Approach to Substance Abuse: The Oxford House Approach to Substance Abuse

by Leonard A. Jason, Bradley D. Olson & Karen J. Foli

An effective treatment to help those with addictions

Victims of drug addiction, chronic illness, and mental illness all too often are overwhelmed with the affliction called hopelessness. Oxford Houses succeed...


Divided: The Perils of Our Growing Inequality

by David Cay Johnston

The issue of inequality has irrefutably returned to the fore, riding on the anger against Wall Street following the 2008 financial crisis and the concentration of economic and political power in the hands of...


Changing Families

by Crescy Cannan

First published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


International Analysis Poverty

by Peter Townsend

First published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


Literacy, Play and Globalization: Converging Imaginaries in Children's Critical and Cultural Performances

by Carmen L. Medina & Karen E. Wohlwend

This book takes on current perspectives on children's relationships to literacy, media, childhood, markets and transtionalism in converging global worlds. It introduces the idea of multi-sited imaginaries to...