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  • Insecurity and Welfare Regimes in Asia, Africa and Latin Americaby Ian Gough; Geof Wood; Armando Barrientos; Philippa Bevan; Peter Davis; Graham Room

    Cambridge University Press 2004; US$ 47.00

    Explores the conditions under which social policy operates in the poorer regions of the world. more...

  • Reminiscence and Life Story Workby Faith Gibson

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2011; US$ 34.95

    Reminiscence is a valuable tool for the professional carer as well as those looking after a family member or friend. It enhances and enriches the care relationship, and benefits both the person being cared for and the carer. This fully-updated fourth edition is full of practical information on planning and running successful reminiscence work. more...

  • Key Concepts in Family Studiesby Jane Ribbens McCarthy; Rosalind Edwards

    SAGE Publications 2010; US$ 42.00

    A well priced introductory student reference title for this popular, interdisciplinary field. more...

  • Risk Assessmentby Marvin Rausand

    Wiley 2013; US$ 140.00

    An introduction to risk assessment that utilizes key theory and state-of-the-art applications With its balanced coverage of theory and applications along with standards and regulations, Risk Assessment: Theory, Methods, and Applications serves as a comprehensive introduction to the topic. The book serves as a practical guide to current risk analysis... more...

  • The Light Between Oceansby M.L. Stedman

    Random House Australia 2012; US$ 17.08

    This mesmerizing Australian novel has been a bestselling book around the world, and Hollywood movie rights were recently snapped up by Dreamworks, with David Heyman ( Harry Potter ) set to produce. It is the winner of three prestigious ABIA awards, including their 'Book of the Year', and also won the Indie Awards' 'Book of the Year'. They break the... more...

  • Running with the Firmby James Bannon

    Ebury Publishing 2013; US$ 21.82

    'Of course I'm a f**king hooligan, you pr**k. I am a hooligan...there I've said it...I'm a hooligan. And, do you know why? Because that's my f**king job.' In 1995, a film called I.D. , about an ambitious young copper who was sent undercover to track down the 'generals' of a football hooligan gang, achieved cult status for its... more...

  • Community Development in an Uncertain Worldby Jim Ife

    Cambridge University Press 2013; US$ 56.00

    Provides a comprehensive introduction to modern community development, exploring the interrelated frameworks of social justice, ecological responsibility and post-Enlightenment thinking. more...

  • Broken Circlesby Anna Haebich

    Fremantle Press 2000; US$ 11.10

    There was no single Stolen Generation, there were many and Broken Circles is their story. This major work reveals the dark heart of this history. It shows that, from the earliest times of European colonisation, Aboriginal Australians experienced the trauma of loss and separation, as their children were abducted, enslaved, institutionalised and culturally... more...

  • Flat Broke with Childrenby Sharon Hays

    Oxford University Press, USA 2003; US$ 18.99

    Hailed as a great success, welfare reform resulted in a dramatic decline in the welfare rolls--from 4.4 million families in 1996 to 2.1 million in 2001. But what does this "success" look like to the welfare mothers and welfare caseworkers who experienced it? In Flat Broke, With Children, Sharon Hays tells us the story of welfare reform from... more...

  • The Dynamics of Social Practiceby Elizabeth Shove; Mika Pantzar; Matt Watson

    SAGE Publications 2012; US$ 43.00

    A Clever, innovative book which makes an important contribution to social theory and social policy. An effective introduction it covers core themes and demonstrates exactly how our everyday life is defined by the rise, change and collapse of social practices. more...