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African American Children and Families in Child Welfare
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written by Ramona Denby Brinson, fl. 2013; presented by Carla M. Curtis (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2013), 264 page(s)
This text proposes corrective action to improve the institutional care of African American children and their families, calling attention to the specific needs of this population and the historical, social, and political factors that have shaped its experience within the child welfare system. The authors critique...
written by Ramona Denby Brinson, fl. 2013; presented by Carla M. Curtis (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2013), 264 page(s)
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Busker's Guide, The Busker's Guide to Participation (Second Edition)
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written by Philip Waters, 1970-, in Busker's Guide (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2009), 74 page(s)
"Participation? Of course we do - every Wednesday without fail..."· What is participation?· What's the difference between 'adult-led' and 'child-led' participation?· And do we really need to do it at all?This second edition of The Busker's Guide to Participation sets out to help us understand our values and rea...
written by Philip Waters, 1970-, in Busker's Guide (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2009), 74 page(s)
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Children and Young People Whose Behaviour is Sexually Concerning or Harmful
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presented by Jackie Bateman, fl. 2002 and Judith Milner, fl. 2011 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 170 page(s)
More than any other challenging behaviour, the sexual abuse of one child by another generates anxiety, puzzlement and confusion.Adults confident in dealing with a defiant or delinquent child find their confidence leaves them when confronted with sexual misbehaviour in a child who they expect to be asexual. In this...
presented by Jackie Bateman, fl. 2002 and Judith Milner, fl. 2011 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 170 page(s)
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Control and Protect: Collaboration, Carceral Protection, and Domestic Sex Trafficking in the United States
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written by Jennifer Musto, 1979- (Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2016), 251 page(s)
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A Dream Denied: Incarceration, Recidivism, and Young Minority Men in America
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written by Michaela Soyer, 1980- (Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2016), 186 page(s)
Young minority men are often portrayed in popular media as victims of poverty and discrimination. A Dream Denied delves deeper, investigating the social and cultural implications of the “American dream” narrative for young minority men in the juvenile justice systems in Boston and Chicago. This book connects y...
written by Michaela Soyer, 1980- (Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2016), 186 page(s)
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Escape to Prison: Penal Tourism and the Pull of Punishment
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written by Michael Welch, 1960- (Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2015), 301 page(s)
written by Michael Welch, 1960- (Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2015), 301 page(s)
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Grief, Loss, and Treatment for Death Row Families: Forgotten No More
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presented by Sandra Joy (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2014, originally published 2014), 298 page(s)
Grief, Loss, and Treatment for Death Row Families describes the grief that families experience from the time of their loved one’s arrest through his or her execution. In each chapter, Sandra Joy guides the reader through the grief process experienced by the families, offering clinical interventions that can be u...
presented by Sandra Joy (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2014, originally published 2014), 298 page(s)
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Chapter 25: Working within the Organizational Context of Dynamic Change
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presented by Fiona Feilberg, fl. 1997; in Handbook for Practice Learning in Social Work and Social Care: Knowledge and TheoryHandbook for Practice Learning in Social Work and Social Care: Knowledge and Theory (Third Edition) (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 1991)
This fully updated and expanded third edition of a classic text provides a comprehensive introduction to key theory, knowledge, research and evidence relating to practice learning in social work and social care.It outlines the theories that underpin social care practice, the main assessment models and intervention...
presented by Fiona Feilberg, fl. 1997; in Handbook for Practice Learning in Social Work and Social Care: Knowledge and TheoryHandbook for Practice Learning in Social Work and Social Care: Knowledge and Theory (Third Edition) (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 1991)
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Hidden Truth: Young Men Navigating Lives In and Out of Juvenile Prison
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written by Adam Dalton Reich, fl. 2010 (Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2010), 290 page(s)
"Hidden Truth" takes the reader inside a Rhode Island juvenile prison to explore broader questions of how poor, disenfranchised young men come to terms with masculinity and identity. Adam D. Reich, who worked with inmates to produce a newspaper, writes vividly and memorably about the young men he came to know, and...
written by Adam Dalton Reich, fl. 2010 (Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2010), 290 page(s)
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Leading Good Care: The Task, Heart and Art of Managing Social Care
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presented by John Burton, 1947- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
To lead good care, social care managers must have professional and personal authority: a clear understanding of the core task and the emotional challenges of care, and the imagination to create an organisation or team dedicated to meeting people's needs. This guide gives managers the understanding of systems of ca...
presented by John Burton, 1947- (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
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