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John Pinkerton

JKP publications by John Pinkerton

  1. Young People's Transitions from Care to Adulthood

    International Research and Practice

    Mike Stein, Emily Munro, Renate Stohler, Jan Storo, David Vincent, Jim Wade, Wolfgang Schröer, Maren Zeller, Harriet Ward, Phillip Mendes, John Pinkerton, Erik Knorth, Stefan Köngeter, Rawan Ibrahim, Thomas Gabriel, Robbie Gilligan, Maria Herczog, Ingrid Hojer, Mark Courtney, Rami Benbenishty, Judy Cashmore, Robert Flynn, Jorge Fernandez del Valle, Gabriela Dima, Roxana Anghel, Annick Dumaret

    In this book leading academics gather together the latest research relating to the transition of young people leaving care, outlining and comparing the range of legal and policy frameworks, welfare regimes and innovative practice across 16 countries. The book also highlights the variations that exist between different groups leaving care. Learn More
    2008, Hardback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 320pp, £39.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-610-4
    2008, Ebook, 8.50in x 5.43in / 216mm x 138mm, 320pp
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-791-6
  2. Family Support as Reflective Practice

    Neil Thompson, John Canavan, John Pinkerton, Pat Dolan

    Contributors to this book provide international perspectives on core issues in family support. Providing a combination of clear theoretical frameworks and practical guidance, with clear 'how to' messages and a strong emphasis on evaluation, this book will be of interest to social workers working in all areas of family support. Learn More
    2006, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 304pp, £19.99
    ISBN: 978-1-84310-320-2
    2006, Ebook, 8.50in x 5.43in / 216mm x 138mm, 304pp
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-474-8
  3. Family Support

    Direction from Diversity

    Graham Allan, Peter Steen Jensen, Carolyn Cutrona, Graham Crow, Martin Herbert, Robbie Gilligan, Sandra Ryan, Joachim Wieler, Pat Dolan, John Canavan, John Pinkerton

    The contributors to this topical volume explore the role of family support in promoting the welfare of children and their families. The book integrates concepts and experiences from an international perspective, different levels of analysis (society, community and family) and different loci of intervention. Learn More
    2000, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 240pp, £19.99
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-850-2
    2000, Ebook, 8.50in x 5.43in / 216mm x 138mm, 240pp
    ISBN: 978-1-84642-183-9
  4. Issues in Foster Care

    Policy, Practice and Research

    Ken P. Kerr, Stephen Nixon, John Pinkerton, Stan Houston, Greg Kelly, Robbie Gilligan

    This book assesses the current state of foster care, the pressures which have shaped it and the challenges it faces. Arguing the importance of fostering within a coherent child care policy, the contributors examine the latest research into the delivery and support of foster care, and explore how these can be improved. Learn More
    1999, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.14in / 234mm x 156mm, 240pp, £25.00
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-465-8
    1999, Ebook, 8.50in x 5.43in / 216mm x 138mm, 240pp
    ISBN: 978-0-85700-134-4