Social welfare

    World of Three Zeroes

    By Muhammad Yunus

    Paperback £11.45

    The capitalist system, in its current form, is broken. Here, a Nobel Peace Prize-winner outlines his radical economic vision for fixing it. Eight individuals now own more wealth than 50 per cent of the global population, and high unemployment in many countries means that people's skills, knowledge, and creativity are...

    Launched into Eternity

    By David Leslie

    Paperback £8.45

    Launched Into Eternity is a fascinating account of crime and public punishment in Scotland; from bloody Viking penalties right through to Robert Smith's five minutes of fame in 1868.

    Adaptive Mentalization-Based Integrative Treatment

    By Peter Fonagy

    Paperback Save £1.14 = £28.85

    This book describes Adaptive Mentalization-Based Integrative Treatment AMBIT. This is an approach to working with people - particularly young people and young adults - whose problems are not limited to one domain. AMBIT has been designed for community teams from Mental Health, Social Care, and Youth work.

    Counselling Psychology

    Hardback £57.71

    A complete introduction to the theory and practice of contemporary counselling psychology An excellent resource for students at undergraduate or graduate level, Counselling Psychology: A Textbook for Study and Practice provides valuable insights into the key issues associated with theory and practice in this field.

    Report Writing for Criminal Justice Professionals

    By Larry S. Miller

    Paperback £39.81

    Revised edition of the authors' Report writing for criminal justice professionals, [2015]

    Transforming Environments and Rehabilitation

    Paperback £32.17

    How can environments play a role in assisting and sustaining personal change in individuals incarcerated within the criminal justice system? Can a failure to address contextual issues reduce or undermine the effectiveness of clinical intervention? Bringing together a range of leading forensic psychologists, this book explores and illustrates inter-relationships between...

    SAGE Handbook of Counselling and Psychotherapy

    Paperback £38.79

    Including new content on assessment, theory, applications and settings, and with new chapter overviews and summaries, this handbook continues to be the most comprehensive and accessible guide to the field for trainees or experienced practitioners.

    Religion and welfare in Europe

    Hardback £70.46

    Compares regional conceptions and variations of welfare in relation to national religious traditions across key parts of Europe. Using comparative case studies, the book examines the transition from research to practical policy recommendations, highlighting the similarities and differences between selected European countries.

    Eliminating Gender-Based Violence

    Paperback £27.92

    While promoting access to resources and systems of support for those affected by gender-based violence is absolutely crucial, this new book focuses attention on the important question of how communities can take action to prevent violence and abuse. Using examples of current research and practice, the book explores the actions...

    Better World is Possible

    By Georgina Ferry

    Hardback Save £7.54 = £17.46

    On 17 March 1967, the 26-year-old David Sainsbury wrote out a cheque for GBP5 and established the trust which would become the Gatsby Charitable Foundation. Gatsby's purpose was ambitious: to make the world a better place by taking on some of the social, economic and scientific challenges that face humanity....

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