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  1. Growing Up with a Chronic Disease

    Growing Up with a Chronic Disease

    The Impact on Children and Their Families

    Christine Eiser

    This book, drawing on theoretical and practical sources, acknowledges the potential for distress involved in caring for a sick child but also emphasizes the coping resources and skills that can be, and frequently are, adopted by families. Learn More
    1993, Paperback / softback, 0.04in x 0.04in / 1mm x 1mm, 240pp, AU$51.99
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-168-8
  2. How and Why Children Hate

    How and Why Children Hate

    A Study of Conscious and Unconscious Sources

    Edited by Ved Varma

    We all hate from time to time, but children hate more than adults. The contributors to this book discuss how to recognise and handle hatred in a practical way. Their different perspectives enable the reader to obtain a comprehensive picture of available models and management approaches to children's primitive hatred. Learn More
    1993, 224pp
  3. Good Practice in Child Protection

    Good Practice in Child Protection

    A Manual for Professionals

    Edited by Hilary Owen and Jacki Pritchard

    Good Practice in Child Protection is a practical handbook for use by all professionals who work with child abuse cases as they get to grips with the new legislation on child protection. The book is soundly based on theory, but its main emphasis is on practice, and it includes exercises to improve practice in specific areas of child protection work. Learn More
    1993, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.22in / 234mm x 158mm, 240pp, AU$62.00
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-205-0
  4. Caring for People in the Community

    Caring for People in the Community

    The New Welfare

    Edited by Michael Titterton

    This book critically examines the new agenda of welfare and assesses the implications for change for policy makers, formal and informal carers and consumers including examinations of key topics such as care planning and case management. Learn More
    1994, 160pp
  5. Working with Children in Need

    Working with Children in Need

    Studies in Complexity and Challenge

    Edited by Eric Sainsbury

    This book illustrates how social workers approach their work, the responses they receive, the children's and parents' experiences and reactions, and the stresses involved for all parties. It illustrates the skills needed in direct work with young children and in assessing the nature, outcomes and unmet needs within abusive situations. Learn More
    1994, 250pp
  6. Legislating for Harmony

    Legislating for Harmony

    Partnership under the Children Act 1989

    Edited by Felicity Kaganas, Michael King and Christine Piper

    As well as describing the various situations and settings in which the concept of partnership appears, this book analyses how the partnership principle is reflected in the law. It critically examines partnership between agencies, between child welfare professionals and children, and, finally, between child welfare professionals and parents. Learn More
    1995, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.18in / 234mm x 157mm, 176pp, AU$62.00
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-328-6
  7. Developments in Short-term Care

    Developments in Short-term Care

    Breaks and Opportunities

    Edited by Kirsten Stalker

    This book addresses the question of short-term care from many perspectives. Particular attention is paid to the views of those in direct receipt of the service, while the issues of costings and quality, and the current research on provision to particular groups including disabled children and people with dementia, are also examined. Learn More
    1995, Paperback / softback, 9.02in x 5.98in / 229mm x 152mm, 200pp, AU$46.99
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-134-3
  8. Child Welfare Services

    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, 9.13in x 6.22in / 232mm x 158mm, 278pp, AU$61.00
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-316-3
  9. Children in Our Charge

    Children in Our Charge

    The Child's Right to Resources

    Edited by Mary John

    This second book in this series concentrates on the theme of providing for children in child-centred ways. It includes the philosophical background to thinking about children's rights vis-a-vis society's responsibilities and examines the effectiveness and dilemmas associated with the concept of the 'Best Interest of the Child'. Learn More
    1996, Paperback / softback, 9.17in x 6.10in / 233mm x 155mm, 256pp, AU$51.99
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-369-9
  10. Children in Charge

    Children in Charge

    The Child's Right to a Fair Hearing

    Edited by Mary John

    Emerging clearly from the first volume in this new series is the importance of the voice of the child. With their emphasis on the twin themes of participation and empowerment, the contributors present the active role of children as autonomous individuals with a stake in the decision-making process. Learn More
    1996, Paperback / softback, 9.21in x 6.10in / 234mm x 155mm, 288pp, AU$51.99
    ISBN: 978-1-85302-368-2

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