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- Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95
The volume is organized into six parts. Part I sets the background and scope of the study. Part II focuses on the dependent variable (depression), one of the two independent variables (life events], and the key control variable [psychological resources). Part III describes the measurement of social support. Part IV examines the basic models involving... more...
Die vergessene Zielgruppe - Kinder psychisch kranker Eltern: Konzept einer Beratungsstelle auf der Basis qualitativ durchgeführter InterviewverfahrenDiplomica Verlag 2014; US$ 18.67
Die Tatsache, dass psychisch kranke Menschen auch Eltern sind, wird häufig vergessen oder als unwesentlich zur Kenntnis genommen. Einer Perspektivenerweiterung, die zunehmend auch die Kinder als betroffene Angehörige in den Blick nimmt, sollte mehr Beachtung gewidmet werden, da es noch wenig ausgereifte Konzepte und spezielle Einrichtungen gibt, die... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 105.00
Using a unique analytical framework, the UN Secretariat's Influence on the Evolution of Peacekeeping reveals deep insights in the UN's peacekeeping decision-making and shows that even international bureaucracies with limited autonomy can shape international politics. more...
- Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 31.95
Conduct Disorders in Youth deals with the maladaptive behavior, delinquency and other forms of waywardness in youth. It features significant contributions from the research literature relating to the subject in general and to the South African situation in particular. This book is organized into three main parts. The chapters evaluate the usefulness... more...
- Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 31.95
Institutional Neurosis is a four-chapter text that systematically presents the dreadful mental changes that may result from institutional life and the steps that can be taken to cure them. The term ?institutional neurosis” promotes the syndrome to the category of a disease, rather than a process, thereby encouraging the public to understand, approach,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 200.00
Increasingly ageing populations and a slowing rate of growth in the macroeconomy are forcing advanced countries to reconsider their social security programmes. The need for detailed examination of the possible reforms and initiatives has never been greater. This book brings together internationally-renowned scholars to evaluate the effect of recent... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2005; US$ 163.00
While the question to why work beyond sixty has now become obvious, the how and for whom questions are the real topic of this new study by one of the best European specialists in the area. Work after sixty - if it is to be feasible and widespread - has to be on a part-time basis to meet the wishes and needs of workers and companies. This book provides... more...
- HarperCollins 2009; US$ 19.99
Relentless and ominous, the drumbeat echoes across the land: Social Security is on the verge of bankruptcy. These repeated warnings have become a dismal article of faith for the millions of Americans who pay Social Security taxes and expect to collect benefits someday. But they are flatly untrue. Social Security today is on a stronger financial... more...
- Algora Publishing 2007; US$ 28.95
Social Security is no bargain, but few Americans are aware of the staggering waste and inequities built into the system. This easy-to-read, opinionated and thoroughly documented book expands the debate to the areas of disability abuse, fraud, and inequita more...