Social security & welfare law

    Social Work Law in Scotland

    By Thomas G. Guthrie

    Paperback £33.96

    Social Work Law in Scotland provides a practical guide to the legal framework within which social work operates. Providing accessible explanations of law, the book provides coverage of key areas of law in social work including those relating to children, families and adult services. Social Work Law in Scotland is...

    European Union and Social Security Law

    By Jaan Paju

    Hardback £54.46

    The aim of this book is to examine how EU law relates to and impacts on the national social security systems of the Member States. It asks three key questions. Firstly, it looks at how the internal market and its developments have eroded Member States' sovereignty over their social security...

    Benefits for Migrants Handbook

    By Tim Lawrence

    Paperback Save £4.74 = £31.26

    The Benefits for Migrants Handbook is the complete and definitive guide to social security entitlement for people who have come to or who are leaving the UK.

    Improving Children's Life Chances

    By Ruth Lister

    Paperback £14.46

    This book brings together leading voices from academia and practice to discuss whether the government's new life chances agenda is meaningful.

    Practising Social Work Law

    Paperback £27.68

    This fully revised fourth edition of a well-respected textbook seeks to build social workers' confidence in legal interpretation and implementation - practitioners must not only know the law;

    Welfare Benefits and Tax Credits Handbook: 2016-17

    By Alison Gillies

    Paperback £54.31

    Known as 'the advisers' bible' our comprehensive guide to all benefits and tax credits is an essential resource for all professional advisers serious about giving the best and most accurate advice to their clients.

    Benefits for Migrants Handbook

    By Child Poverty Action Group

    Paperback £30.46

    The Benefits for Migrants Handbook is the complete and definitive guide to social security entitlement for people who have come to or who are leaving the UK. This new edition of our popular handbook has been fully updated to take account of all legislative and case-law developments, including in the...

    Child Support

    By Child Poverty Action Group

    Paperback Save £15.34 = £73.66

    Law in a Complex State: Complexity in the Law and Structure of Welfare

    By Neville Harris

    Paperback Save £1.29 = £23.71

    Referencing not only the UK welfare system but also relevant policies and experience in various other states, this book seeks to explain how and why complexity in modern welfare systems has grown, and to consider the role that law can play in the simplification of schemes of welfare.

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