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People and Climate ChangeVulnerability, Adaptation, and Social Justice

People and Climate Change: Vulnerability, Adaptation, and Social Justice

Lisa Reyes Mason and Jonathan Rigg (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190886455
eISBN:
9780190886486
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190886455.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations, Social Policy

Climate change is a profoundly social and political challenge with many social justice concerns around every corner. A global issue, climate change threatens the well-being, livelihood, and survival ... More

Creating Trauma-Informed SchoolsA Guide for School Social Workers and Educators

Creating Trauma-Informed Schools: A Guide for School Social Workers and Educators

Eileen A. Dombo and Christine Anlauf Sabatino

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780190873806
eISBN:
9780190873837
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190873806.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Communities and Organizations

Creating Trauma-Informed Schools: A Guide for School Social Workers and Educators provides concrete skills and current knowledge about trauma-informed services in school settings. Children at all ... More

Invisible VisitsBlack Middle-Class Women in the American Healthcare System

Invisible Visits: Black Middle-Class Women in the American Healthcare System

Tina K. Sacks

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190840204
eISBN:
9780190840235
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190840204.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations

Although the United States spends almost one-fifth of all its resources on funding healthcare, the American system is dogged by persistent inequities in the treatment of racial and ethnic minorities ... More

Shaping a Science of Social WorkProfessional Knowledge and Identity

Shaping a Science of Social Work: Professional Knowledge and Identity

John S. Brekke and Jeane W. Anastas (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190880668
eISBN:
9780190880699
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190880668.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

In contrast to other helping professions, social work does not currently define itself as scientific, or as a scientific discipline. Starting with the work of John Brekke, this volume considers what ... More

Making ChangeYouth Social Entrepreneurship as an Approach to Positive Youth and Community Development

Making Change: Youth Social Entrepreneurship as an Approach to Positive Youth and Community Development

Tina P. Kruse

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780190849795
eISBN:
9780190849825
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190849795.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations, Children and Families

Making Change: Youth Social Entrepreneurship as an Approach to Positive Youth and Community Development connects multiple fields of practices and scholarship to explore a youth-focused model for ... More

Decent Incomes for AllImproving Policies in Europe

Decent Incomes for All: Improving Policies in Europe

Bea Cantillon, Tim Goedemé, and John Hills (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190849696
eISBN:
9780190849726
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190849696.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy, Research and Evaluation

This book aims to shed new light on recent poverty trends in the European Union, responses by European welfare states, and how progress can be made to realize a decent income for all. The text ... More

Facing SegregationHousing Policy Solutions for a Stronger Society

Facing Segregation: Housing Policy Solutions for a Stronger Society

Molly W. Metzger and Henry S. Webber (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190862305
eISBN:
9780190862336
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190862305.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy, Communities and Organizations

Marking 50 years since the passage of the Fair Housing and Civil Rights Acts, this collection both builds on and departs from two generations of scholarship on urban development and inequality. The ... More

Youth Labor in TransitionInequalities, Mobility, and Policies in Europe

Youth Labor in Transition: Inequalities, Mobility, and Policies in Europe

Jacqueline O'Reilly, Janine Leschke, Renate Ortlieb, Martin Seeleib-Kaiser, and Paola Villa (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190864798
eISBN:
9780190864828
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190864798.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy, Communities and Organizations

Youth transitions to employment and adulthood have become increasingly protracted and precarious. The Great Recession exacerbated these difficulties. The varied European experiences affect young ... More

Bullying, School Violence, and Climate in Evolving ContextsCulture, Organization, and Time

Bullying, School Violence, and Climate in Evolving Contexts: Culture, Organization, and Time

Ron Avi Astor and Rami Benbenisthty

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190663049
eISBN:
9780190663070
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190663049.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Research and Evaluation

Since 2005, the bullying, school violence, and school safety literatures have expanded dramatically in content, disciplines, and empirical studies. However, with this massive expansion of research, ... More

Solution-Focused Brief Therapy with Clients Managing Trauma

Solution-Focused Brief Therapy with Clients Managing Trauma

Adam Froerer, Jacqui von Cziffra-Bergs, Johnny Kim, and Elliott Connie (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190678784
eISBN:
9780190678814
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190678784.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

This book is a comprehensive overview of how solution-focused brief therapy (SFBT) can be used as a treatment approach for working with clients managing various forms of trauma. This book includes an ... More

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