If you are embarking on a university social work degree, the books in the Critical Study Skills series will help you acquire and develop the knowledge, skills, and strategies you need to achieve your goals. They provide support in all areas...
Paper - 9781912096237 - $ 23.00
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 - $ 40.00
Policy & Practice in Health and Social Care No. 16
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
An Interdisciplinary Approach
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
A Study in Kerala
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
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
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 Equality and Diversity Training Manual
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
Edited by: Angie Bartoli
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 - $ 35.00