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  • Crime in the United States 2009by Bernan Press

    Bernan Press 2009; US$ 69.99

    Crime in the United States contains findings that the FBI releases annually from its Uniform Crime Reporting Program. Because it is no longer printed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Bernan Press continues to provide this practical information in convenient book form. Legal and law enforcement professionals and researchers will find crime statistics... more...

  • Quality Matters in Children's Servicesby Mike Stein; Mike Stein; Caroline Thomas; Delyth Morgan

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2009; US$ 42.95

    Quality Matters in Children's Services brings together authoritative research to explore critical concerns for those working with vulnerable children, young people and their families. Mike Stein discusses key issues for policy and practice in the development of quality services. more...

  • Empowering Practice?by Carol Lupton; Paul Nixon

    Policy Press 1999; US$ 36.95

    This innovative and topical book examines the nature and meaning of 'empowerment' in the child welfare context using the family group conference (FGC) approach to decision making in child welfare and protection as an illustration. The authors evaluate the strengths and weaknesses of the FGC approach so that current practice can be improved... more...

  • Child Well-Being, Child Poverty and Child Policy in Modern Nationsby Koen Vleminckx; Timothy M. Smeeding

    Policy Press 2001; US$ 35.00

    The revised edition of this best-selling book includes a new Foreword by Professor Gøsta Esping-Andersen and an updated introduction and conclusion providing insights into the key issues. The book's contributors are all leading experts in economics, sociology and social policy who have studied the extent of child poverty, its consequences... more...

  • An Offer You Can't Refuseby Ivar Lřdemel; Heather Trickey

    Policy Press 2001; US$ 41.95

    An offer you can't refuse' compares, in depth, international 'work-for-welfare' (workfare) policies objectively for the first time. It considers well-publicised schemes from the United States alongside more overlooked examples of workfare in Britain, Denmark, France, Germany, The Netherlands and Norway. more...

  • The Best American Crime Writing: 2003 Editionby Otto Penzler; Thomas H. Cook

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2010; US$ 15.00

    This year?s worth of the most powerful, the most startling, the smartest and most astute, in short, the best crime journalism. Scouring hundreds of publications, Otto Penzler and Thomas H. Cook have created a remarkable compilation containing the best examples of the most current and vibrant of our literary traditions: crime reporting. Included in... more...

  • Crime in the United States 2010by Bernan Press

    Bernan Press 2010; US$ 74.99

    Crime in the United States contains findings that the FBI releases annually from its Uniform Crime Reporting Program. Because it is no longer printed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Bernan Press continues to provide this practical information in convenient book form. Legal and law enforcement professionals and researchers will find crime statistics... more...

  • Crime State Rankings 2010by Scott Morgan; Kathleen O'Leary Morgan

    CQ Press, a Division of SAGE 2010; US$ 70.00

    Researchers and legislators grapple with how to appropriate funds across their respective state even as federal and state funding decrease in today's economic tumult. Fortunately, "Crime State Rankings 2010" compares the 50 states and Washington, DC, in more than 500 crime-related categories. The formula and methodology are discussed... more...

  • The Survival Guide for Newly Qualified Child and Family Social Workersby Helen Donnellan; Gordon Jack

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2009; US$ 34.95

    This practical guide provides a wealth of suggestions to help you to hit the ground running in the early stages of your new career. It provides a range of strategies for managing your time and workload, and offers suggestions for finding support, coping with stress, maintaining job satisfaction and ways of handling difficult situations. more...

  • Enfants à protéger - Parents à aiderby Claire Chamberland; Sophie Léveillé; Nico Trocmé

    Presses de l''niversite du Quebec 2007; US$ 30.00

    Comment les problématiques adultes comme la toxicomanie, la maladie mentale, la déficience intellectuelle ou la violence influencent-elles les relations parent-enfant ? Quelles sont les interventions concertées les plus prometteuses et efficaces? Comment concilier règle juridique, souci éthique et objectifs cliniques? Quelles... more...