The Leading eBooks Store Online

3,667,858 members ⚫ 1,180,414 ebooks

New to

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Free professional services Including medical charities

Most popular at the top

  • Crime, Justice and Public Order in Old Regime Franceby Julius R. Ruff

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 44.95

    This title, first published in 1984, is a case study of crime and criminal justice in rural, southwestern France in the last century of the Old Regime. Based on extensive research in criminal court records, often the only documentary evidence of the poor and illiterate, the study is a valuable addition both to our knowledge of Old Regime society and... more...

  • Perspektiven professioneller Opferhilfeby Jutta Hartmann; Arbeitskreis der Opferhilfen

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2011; US$ 34.91

    Straf- und insbesondere Gewalttaten gehen mit erheblichen sozialen und gesundheitlichen Folgen für die betroffenen Menschen einher. Dem Sozialstaatsprinzip folgend setzt sich der Anspruch durch, Opferhilfe als gesamtgesellschaftliche Aufgabe umzusetzen und Betroffenen qualifizierte Unterstützung anzubieten ? unabhängig von einem möglichen Strafverfahren.... more...

  • Postmoderne Sozialarbeitby Heiko Kleve

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2008; US$ 28.31

    Die Sozialarbeit befindet sich als Profession und Disziplin in einer Umbruchphase. Die gesellschaftlichen Wandlungsprozesse wie Individualisierung, Pluralisierung und Differenzierung lassen traditionelle sozialarbeiterische Orientierungen obsolet werden. Die Fragen, was Sozialarbeit ist und welche gesellschaftlichen Funktionen sie wahrzunehmen hat,... more...

  • Soziale Arbeit im Wissenschaftssystemby Manuela Brandstetter; Monika Vyslouzil

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2010; US$ 44.36

    Mit der Errichtung der ersten Fachhochschulstudiengänge 2001 ist die österreichische hochschulpolitische Entwicklungslinie Sozialer Arbeit vorläufig abgeschlossen. Akademisch ausgebildete SozialarbeiterInnen erreichen mit dem Bologna-Prozess den akademischen Titel Master; ein Doktorat in Sozialer Arbeit ist bis dato nicht vorgesehen. Auch die Publikationslandschaft... more...

  • Mental Health Work In The Communityby Michael Sheppard

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 62.95

    A presentation of a comparative analysis of the work of mental health social workers and community psychiatric nurses, an issue of importance because of "community care" and also important as much of their work territory overlaps. The findings are more favourable to social workers. more...

  • The New European Criminologyby Vincenzo Ruggiero; Nigel South; Ian Taylor

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 67.95

    The New European Criminology gathers together leading criminologists from all over Europe to consider crime and responses to crime within and across national borders. For the first time it allows students to experience the most exciting work in European criminology and to compare approaches to crime in different parts of Europe. The five sections... more...

  • Boards That Love Fundraisingby Robert M. Zimmerman; Ann W. Lehman

    Wiley 2004; US$ 40.00 US$ 34.67

    Written by Robert Zimmerman and Ann Lehman--leading experts in the field of fundraising and board development-- Boards That Love Fundraising not only shows that all board members (no matter the level of experience) can learn to raise funds but also provides effective tips to the more experienced fundraisers. This workbook explains your fundraising... more...

  • Villains - Fosterby Janet Foster

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 66.95

    "Villians" provides a rare insight into local and family traditions of petty crime. It looks at attitudes to crime and law enforcement, and the relationship of those attitudes to the culture in which they are expressed. This book should be of interest to students and teachers in police studies, ethnomethodology and women's studies. more...

  • Punishing Violenceby Antonia Cretney; Gwynn Davis

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 57.95

    It is a common perception that violent crime is on the increase and social surveys record a growing fear of victimisation among the public. Yet not all violence is criminalised, and much criminal violence still goes unreported. Punishing Violence examines the series of decisions - by victims, police officers, prosecutors and courts - which determine... more...

  • Power, Crime and Mystificationby Steven Box

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 68.95

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. more...