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  • All our welfareby Peter Beresford

    Policy Press 2016; US$ 39.95

    This unique book is the first to critique the past, present and future welfare state from a participatory perspective. Peter Beresford demonstrate the value of ?user knowledge? by challenging orthodox social policy and the limitations of both Fabian and Neo-liberal perspectives drawing on service users ? own ideas and experience. more...

  • Living on the marginsby Alice Bloch; Sonia McKay

    Policy Press 2016; US$ 42.95

    Living on the margins offers a unique insight into the working lives of undocumented (or ?irregular?) migrants living in London, and their employers. It offers an international context to the research and provides theoretical, policy and empirical analyses. more...

  • Politics, power and community developmentby Rosie Meade; Mae Shaw; Sarah Banks

    Policy Press 2016; US$ 42.95

    Presenting unique and critical reflections on international policy and practice, this book addresses the global dominance of neoliberalism. It examines the extent to which community development practitioners, activists and programmes can challenge, critique, engage with or resist its influence. more...

  • Practice placement in social workby Avril Bellinger; Deirdre Ford

    Policy Press 2016; US$ 36.95

    This collection of innovative approaches to social work placements offers hope in the current climate of cuts to services and over-regulation. The international contributions offer practical guidance and challenge conventional approaches to placement finding, teaching and assessment in field education. more...

  • The health debateby David J. Hunter

    Policy Press 2016; US$ 23.00

    This second edition of this best-selling book offers a fresh look at how the British NHS is coping under increased pressures. It offers a critical perspective on concerns and a critique of the market-style changes introduced by the Coalition government between 2010 and 2015. more...

  • Direct payments and personal budgetsby Jon Glasby; Rosemary Littlechild

    Policy Press 2016; US$ 34.95

    This third edition of the leading textbook on personalisation considers key policy changes since 2009 and new research into the extension and outcomes of personal budgets. It is essential reading for students, practitioners and policy makers in social work and community care services. more...

  • Fatherhood in the Nordic Welfare statesby Gun Bjrk Eydal; Tine Rostgaard

    Policy Press 2016; US$ 47.95

    In this topical book, expert scholars from the Nordic countries, the UK and the US demonstrate how modern fatherhood is supported in Nordic countries through family and social policies, and how these shape and influence the images, roles and practices of fathers in a diversity of family settings and variations of fatherhoods. more...

  • Race policy and multiracial Americansby Kathleen Odell Korgen

    Policy Press 2016; US$ 38.95

    Race Policy and Multiracial Americans looks at the impact of multiracial people on race policies?where they lag behind the growing numbers of multiracial people in the USA and how they can be used to promote racial justice. This much-needed book is essential reading for anyone interested in race relations and social justice. more...

  • The success paradoxby Graeme Atherton

    Policy Press 2016; US$ 42.95

    This timely book provides an alternative vision of social mobility and a route-map to achieving it. It examines how the term ?social mobility? structures what success means and the impact that has on society. It recasts the relationship with employers and covers progress in non-work areas of life. more...

  • Adolescent-to-parent abuseby Amanda Holt

    Policy Press 2012; US$ 39.95

    This is the first academic book to focus on adolescent-to-parent abuse and brings together international research and practice literature and combines it with original research to identify and critique current understandings in research, policy and practice. more...