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Father and DaughterAnn Oakley
Patriarchy, gender and social science
Father and daughter provides an unique ‘insider perspective’ on two key figures in twentieth-century British social science, combining biography of Richard Titmuss and autobiography by his daughter Ann Oakley.
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- Paul Taylor, Karen Corteen, Sharon Morley
This unique and topical companion provides expert analyses that explore the interface between criminal justice and mental health. It consolidates scholarly analysis of theory, policy and practice and practical debates, in addition to the theoretical and ideological concerns surrounding risk assessment, treatment, control and management.
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- Catherine Needham, Jon Glasby
The first book to bring together both advocates and critics of the personalisation agenda in English social care services to debate key issues.
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Hearing the voices of Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communitiesAndrew Ryder, Sarah Cemlyn, Thomas Acton
Inclusive community development
This book charts Gypsies Romany and Travellers community activism, and the community and voluntary organisations which support them. It describes the communities' struggle for rights against a backdrop of intersectional discrimination across Europe.
Paperback price: £24.99 Our Price: £19.99