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Interprofessional Collaboration and Service UsersAnalysing Meetings in Social Welfare

Interprofessional Collaboration and Service Users: Analysing Meetings in Social Welfare

Kirsi Juhila, Tanja Dall, Christopher Hall, and Juliet Koprowska (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781447356639
eISBN:
9781447356677
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447356639.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

This book brings together contributions from a range of social welfare settings, including child welfare, unemployment, mental health and substance abuse treatment, to examine how the ambitions of ... More

Sharing CareEqual and Primary Carer Fathers and Early Years Parenting

Sharing Care: Equal and Primary Carer Fathers and Early Years Parenting

Rachel Brooks and Paul Hodkinson

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9781529205961
eISBN:
9781529205985
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529205961.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

Amidst a context in which the burden of early-years care continues to fall heavily on women, Sharing Care examines the experiences of the minority of fathers who take on an equal or greater share of ... More

Re-Imagining Contested CommunitiesConnecting Rotherham through Research

Re-Imagining Contested Communities: Connecting Rotherham through Research

Elizabeth Campbell, Kate Pahl, Elizabeth Pente, and Zanib Rasool (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781447333302
eISBN:
9781447333357
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447333302.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

This is a book that challenges contemporary images of place. Too often we are told about deprived neighbourhoods but rarely do the people who live in those communities get to shape the agenda and ... More

Transnational Social WorkOpportunities and Challenges of a Global Profession

Transnational Social Work: Opportunities and Challenges of a Global Profession

Allen Bartley and Liz Beddoe (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781447333364
eISBN:
9781447333401
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447333364.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

This unique book provides an international comparison of labour markets, migrant professionals and immigration policies, and their interaction in relation to social work. Case studies based on the ... More

Community Organising Against RacismRace', Ethnicity and Community Development

Community Organising Against Racism: Race', Ethnicity and Community Development

Gary Craig (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781447333746
eISBN:
9781447333791
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447333746.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

This book blends theory and practice-based case studies to review how different community development approaches can empower minority ethnic communities to confront racism and overcome social, ... More

Youth Marginality in BritainContemporary Studies of Austerity

Youth Marginality in Britain: Contemporary Studies of Austerity

Shane Blackman and Ruth Rogers (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781447330523
eISBN:
9781447330578
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447330523.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

The book critically engages with neo-liberal policies and media representations of youth austerity as a constructed social crisis but remaining the mechanism used by both government and media to ... More

Community development as micropoliticsComparing theories, policies and politics in America and Britain

Community development as micropolitics: Comparing theories, policies and politics in America and Britain

Akwugo Emejulu

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9781447313175
eISBN:
9781447313205
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447313175.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

Through a comparative analysis of American and British community development since 1968, this book aims to examine how key political and policy debates social justice and social welfare and how it ... More

International community organisingTaking power, making change

International community organising: Taking power, making change

Dave Beck and Rod Purcell

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781847429773
eISBN:
9781447310884
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847429773.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

We live in changing and challenging times. After the financial crash, the Arab Spring and the Occupy Movement many people are looking for social alternatives based on vibrant and powerful ... More

Youth participation in EuropeBeyond discourses, practices and realities

Youth participation in Europe: Beyond discourses, practices and realities

Patricia Loncle, Gerrit Jackson, and Virginie Muniglia (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9781447300182
eISBN:
9781447307792
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447300182.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

In a period where social unrest manifests itself through the coincidence with young people's dissatisfaction with formal political involvement and the diversification of protest movements across the ... More

Youth and community empowerment in EuropeInternational perspectives

Youth and community empowerment in Europe: International perspectives

Peter Evans and Angelika Krüger

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9781447305910
eISBN:
9781447307754
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447305910.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

The current economic crisis with its gloomy implications for lost generations leaves many disadvantaged young people with ever diminishing opportunities. Violent youth protests in many countries have ... More

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