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Product Description: Written by leading authorities in the field, this challenging book addresses complex issues of ethnicity and racial discrimination in ways that encourage further debate and analysis. Its main theme is that social work has been and remains, deeply implicated in racist policies and practices that have been locality specific, but that racism is also recognizable across borders as a phenomenon that appears everywhere...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Lena Dominelli (editor), Walter Lorenz (editor) and Haluk Soydan (editor)

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9780754614371 | Ashgate Pub Ltd, December 1, 2000, cover price $149.95 | About this edition: Written by leading authorities in the field, this challenging book addresses complex issues of ethnicity and racial discrimination in ways that encourage further debate and analysis.

Product Description: This text provides international perspectives on examples of best practice in child welfare and proposes organizational structures and policies to support this practice. Practice innovations span the range of child welfare services, including prevention, protection and out-of-family care...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Marilyn Callahan (editor), Sven Hessle (editor) and Susan Strega (editor)

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9780754611837 | Ashgate Pub Ltd, December 1, 2000, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: This text provides international perspectives on examples of best practice in child welfare and proposes organizational structures and policies to support this practice.

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Product Description: This text argues that the focus on child protection as the way to assure child welfare is inappropriate for many children. Posing community approaches to child welfare as a more appropriate alternative to children whose family has failed to provide adequate care, it argues that these can be more child-centred and contribute more fully to the development of children as well-adjusted individuals who can become better prepared to assume their roles as good citizens once they reach adulthood...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781840149425 | Ashgate Pub Ltd, August 1, 1999, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: This text argues that the focus on child protection as the way to assure child welfare is inappropriate for many children.

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Product Description: The aim of this book is to bring together contributions from researchers in Canada, Britain and Australia. The chapters on Canada point to the interaction of physical, emotional and sexual abuse in influencing particular kinds of adjustment in child victims of sexual abuse...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781840148398 | Ashgate Pub Ltd, March 1, 1999, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: The aim of this book is to bring together contributions from researchers in Canada, Britain and Australia.

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Product Description: The chapters in this study reflect 15 years of research in the Canadian province of Alberta, a region which has the highest suicide rate in young males in Canada. The book attempts to answer questions such as: what meanings and values do contrasted groups attach to the concept of suicide?; is the greater prevalence of suicidal behaviour in the young reflected in the meanings they attach to suicidal actions?; are young people experiencing more stress than the older generation?; do some forms of child abuse, particularly sexual abuse, have a sequel in suicidal behaviours and related mental health problems in young adult women, and in adolescent males and females; are the struggles for homosexual identity associated with suicidal behaviours in young males; and the role of poor self-esteem...read more

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9781859725405 | Avebury, August 1, 1997, cover price $114.95 | About this edition: The chapters in this study reflect 15 years of research in the Canadian province of Alberta, a region which has the highest suicide rate in young males in Canada.

Product Description: This book concerns the embattled state of social work, and the potential role of social work education in confronting attacks upon it. Contributions from five British universities analyse the forces underlying recent trends, and resources that already exist or might be developed to counter them...read more
By Center for Evaluative and Developmental Research (other contributor), Peter Ford (editor) and Patrick Hayes (editor)

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9781859722770 | Avebury, February 1, 1996, cover price $74.95 | About this edition: This book concerns the embattled state of social work, and the potential role of social work education in confronting attacks upon it.

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