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"Lynne Baker shows her compassion and determination to wake the religious and secular communities to...

Gender and Social Policy in a Global Context

Uncovering the Gendered Structure of 'The Social'


This book illustrates why both academic research and policy thinking need to factor-in gender...

Building on Women's Strengths

A Social Work Agenda for the Twenty-First Century

Haworth Press (2001)

This groundbreaking book explores the ways a woman-centered worldview can transform social policy,...

Hard Knocks

Domestic Violence and the Psychology of Storytelling


This book draws on interviews carried out over a period of eight years, as well as novels, films,...

Empowering and Healing the Battered Woman

A Model for Assessment and Intervention


The book spells out in practical, concrete terms what it really means to place the pathology outside...


"This is the first book to give social workers the tools to understand their clients' legal needs...

Moving Up And Out

Poverty, Education & Single Parent Family


Single parent families in the United States have almost tripled in the past few decades. A huge...

Rethinking Domestic Violence

The Social Work and Probation Response


First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.


Gender, Health and Welfare deals primarily with the century before the creation of the classic...

Is Anyone Listening?

Accountability and Women Survivors of Domestic Violence

Rosemary Aris, Gill Hague and 1 more...

Domestic violence is in the public eye as never before, but how often are abused women consulted or...