Social welfare

    Foster's Book of Irish Murder

    By Allen Foster

    Hardback £10.25

    Expeditionary Police Advising and Militarization

    By Edward B. Westermann

    Hardback £32.43

    A unique, analytical, multi-disciplinary examination of the history, effects and results of expeditionary police advising.

    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...

    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

    Paperback £27.95

    A complete introduction to the theory and practice of contemporary counseling 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.

    Social Work in Context

    By Lester Parrott

    Paperback £23.58

    This book uses key sociological concepts and theories to help student social workers better understand the nature of their work and the context within which they will be working.

    Charity Trustee's Handbook

    By Mike Eastwood

    Paperback £17.62

    The charity sector survives and thrives thanks to people like you - people who volunteer as trustees for the benefit of others. The responsibility of trusteeship, and the volume of legal information on what you should and should not do, however, can be overwhelming. This bestselling guide will help you...

    Unusually Cruel

    By Marc Morje Howard

    Paperback £20.93

    In Unusually Cruel, Mark Morje Howard shows how far outside the norm-and how different from systems in other advanced, industrial democracies-US prisons are.

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