Proactive Child Protection and Social Work (Transforming by Liz Davies,Nora Duckett

By Liz Davies,Nora Duckett

Protecting kids from abuse and forget is a significant and complicated region of social paintings perform and knowing the serious abilities of speaking with and hearing kid's voices, and people in their advocates and survivors, is vital. during this re-creation of a highly-regarded ebook, the authors supply a bolstered kid's rights standpoint and discover 4 major different types of kid abuse - emotional abuse, sexual abuse, overlook and actual abuse. The ebook additionally considers felony safeguards and protecting techniques to extend the creativity and self assurance of these project such work. 

 

Locating wisdom and talents inside a chain of case examples from actual lifestyles perform and critical case reports, this publication is an crucial source for college students, pros and others inquisitive about preserving kids. This moment variation has been comprehensively revised and up-to-date to incorporate present examine proof and a spotlight at the missed safety wishes of sexually exploited children, youngsters in custody, disabled teenagers, younger carers and unaccompanied baby migrants.

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The Sociology of Childhood (Sociology for a New Century by William A. Corsaro

By William A. Corsaro

William A. Corsaro’s groundbreaking paintings, The Sociology of Childhood, is greatly acclaimed because the purely textual content that completely covers childrens and early life from a sociological perspective—providing in-depth insurance of social theories of childhood, the peer cultures and social problems with childrens and early life, and youngsters and formative years in the frameworks of tradition and history. The Fourth version has been completely up to date to include the most recent learn and the main pertinent info so readers can interact in robust discussions on a wide range of subject matters.

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Forging Links: African American Children Clinical by Angela M. Neal-Barnett,Josefina M. Contreras,Kathryn A.

By Angela M. Neal-Barnett,Josefina M. Contreras,Kathryn A. Kerns

This quantity makes a speciality of the demanding situations confronted by way of Black kids within the post-modern age. The authors combine medical and developmental psychology with historical past and tradition to deal with modern concerns within the box. the problems confronting African American teenagers and fogeys are exact to this period of unprecedented prosperity. Simultaneous styles of racial inequality and disparities live on in just about all components of human task regardless of those filthy rich instances. This e-book bargains an in-depth examine matters and demanding situations affecting African American young children within the twenty first century. themes addressed contain quantifying common habit, racial identification, racial socialization, performing white, youngster fatherhood, poverty, violence, and Black men and activities. This ebook may be of curiosity to either lecturers and execs in medical improvement and kinfolk psychology and people concerned with felony and social prone for Black children.

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Disability and Postsocialism (Interdisciplinary Disability by Teodor Mladenov

By Teodor Mladenov

In the many years following the cave in of country socialism on the finish of Nineteen Eighties, disabled humans in principal and japanese Europe persisted financial marginalisation, cultural devaluation and political disempowerment. many of the mechanisms generating those injustices have been inherited from kingdom socialism, whereas others emerged with postsocialist neoliberalisation.

State socialism promised social protection assured by means of the general public, and postsocialist neoliberalisation promised self reliant dwelling underpinned through the industry. This booklet argues that either can provide failed so far as disabled humans have been involved, drawing on quite a lot of scholarly experiences and analyses, coverage records, laws, and ancient money owed, in addition to on incapacity reports and social justice concept. in addition to ameliorations, the publication additionally illuminates continuities among country socialism and postsocialist capitalism, supplying in this foundation a extra basic and traditionally grounded critique of latest neoliberalisation and its effect on person and collective life.

The e-book will entice somebody drawn to incapacity reviews and postsocialism, in addition to social coverage, social pursuits and significant concept. it's going to even be of curiosity to execs taken with disability-related provider provision, in addition to to incapacity activists and coverage makers.

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Armes Kind - starkes Kind?: Die Chance der Resilienz (German by Margherita Zander

By Margherita Zander

Das Buch bietet einen fundierten Einblick in die foreign viel diskutierte und neuerdings auch in Deutschland lebhaft verfolgte Resilienzforschung. „Resilienz“ bedeutet „seelische Widerstandsfähigkeit“ in belasteten und risikobehafteten Lebenssituationen. Aufwachsen in Armut ist ein zentrales Entwicklungsrisiko für Kinder.

Wichtigste Erkenntnis ist, dass „Resilienz“durch pädagogisches und sozialpädagogisches Handeln gefördert werden kann. Bisher fehlte jedoch eine theoretisch fundierte Begründung und eine substanzielle fachliche Erörterung, wie sich das Resilienzkonzept für Kinder und Familien in Armutslagen übertragen und anwenden lässt. Diese Lücke schließt das Buch.

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