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Jane Aldgate

JKP publications by Jane Aldgate

  1. Handbook for Practice Learning in Social Work and Social Care, Third Edition

    Knowledge and Theory

    Edited by Joyce Lishman

    Comprehensive and fully updated, this is the classic companion to practice learning in social work and social care summarising theory, knowledge, research and evidence. Learn More
    2015, Paperback / softback, 9.69in x 6.81in / 246mm x 173mm, 496pp, £24.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-571-0
    2015, Ebook, ePUB, 496pp, £24.99
    ISBN: 978-1-78450-010-8
  2. Improving Outcomes for Children and Families

    Finding and Using International Evidence

    Edited by Anthony N. Maluccio, Cinzia Canali, Tiziano Vecchiato, Anita Lightburn, Jane Aldgate and Wendy Rose

    This edited collection offers an international perspective on the challenges of designing and undertaking outcome-based evaluation of child and family services. It introduces the key ideas and issues currently being debated in the evaluation of these services and provides examples of evaluation from policy and practice. Learn More
    2010, Hardback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 240pp, £60.00
    ISBN: 978-1-84905-819-3
    2011, Ebook, ePUB, 240pp, £60.00
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-248-8
  3. Enhancing Social Work Management

    Theory and Best Practice from the UK and USA

    Edited by Jane Aldgate, Lynne Healy, Barris Malcolm, Barbara Pine, Wendy Rose and Janet Seden

    This book looks at the nature of management in the human services sector and examines the prevailing issues affecting both the UK and USA. In this book, contributors present both the problems and opportunities associated with the growth of management in the social care sector. This will be essential reading for social workers. Learn More
    2007, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 320pp, £25.00
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-515-2
    2007, Ebook, PDF, 320pp, £25.00
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-590-5
  4. Improving Children's Services Networks

    Lessons from Family Centres

    Jane Tunstill, Jane Aldgate and Marilyn Hughes

    This book details and evaluates expert research into the developing role of family centres in the light of current political and social trends including. A vital addition to the literature on child care services, Improving Children's Services Networks is essential reading for social care practitioners and students, and government policy makers. Learn More
    2006, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 160pp, £25.00
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-461-2
    2006, Ebook, PDF, 160pp, £25.00
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-564-6
  5. The Developing World of the Child

    Edited by Jane Aldgate, David Jones, Wendy Rose and Carole Jeffery

    Written as part of a training pack for practitioners working in children's services and child protection, and bringing together leading figures from a range of disciplines, this important text shows how the latest child development theories can be applied to professionals' working practice. This resource is essential reading for a social workers. Learn More
    2005, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 352pp, £19.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-244-1
    2005, Ebook, ePUB, 352pp, £19.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-468-7
  6. Parental Substance Misuse and Child Welfare

    Brynna Kroll and Andy Taylor

    Focusing on the needs of children of substance misusing parents and the dilemmas faced by professionals working with them, this comprehensive book brings together for the first time theoretical and practice issues for all those involved with the crossover between responses to drug and alcohol problems and child welfare. Learn More
    2001, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 352pp
  7. Approaches to Needs Assessment in Children's Services

    Edited by Harriet Ward and Wendy Rose

    Examining the assessment of need in children's services this book addresses the full spectrum of practice, policy and research developments in the field. The contributors show how needs assessment in children's services can be used to tackle problems such as low achievement, and social exclusion at both individual and strategic levels. Learn More
    2001, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 352pp
  8. Child Welfare Services

    Developments in Law, Policy, Practice and Research

    Edited by Malcolm Hill and Jane Aldgate

    The contributors to this book provide a comprehensive review of child care policy and practice. They present evaluations and critiques of new or impending legislation and policies, and describe innovative services for children and young people who are deemed to be in need of protection, care or control. Learn More
    1996, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 278pp, £29.99
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-316-3