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A Philosophy of Criminal Attempts

by Bebhinn Donnelly-Lazarov

<p>An investigation of criminal attempts unearths some of the most fundamental, intriguing and perplexing questions about criminal law and its place in human action. When does attempting begin? What is the relationship between attempting and ...

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A philosophy of the social construction of crime

by Polizzi, David

<p>It is well known that the social definition of individuals and ethnic groups helps legitimize how they are addressed by law enforcement. The philosophy of the social construction of crime and criminal behaviour reflects how individuals, such ...

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A Pound of Flesh

Monetary Sanctions as Punishment for the Poor

by Alexes Harris

<p>Over seven million Americans are either incarcerated, on probation, or on parole, with their criminal records often following them for life and affecting access to higher education, jobs, and housing. Court-ordered monetary sanctions that ...

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A Practical Guide to Caring for Children and Teenagers with Attachment Difficulties

by Chris Taylor

<p>This book guides childcare professionals through attachment theory and provides techniques for caring for children with attachment difficulties.</p> <p>It explains what attachment is, what different patterns of attachment look like in ...

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A Practical Guide to Early Intervention and Family Support

Assessing Needs and Building Resilience in Families Affected by Parental Mental Health Problems or Substance Misuse

by Emma Sawyer & Sheryl Burton

<p>Parental mental health problems and substance misuse affect a significant number of families. This handbook provides practitioners with early intervention techniques and effective support strategies for ensuring the best outcomes for these ...

ISBN: 9781909391307

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A Practical Guide to Helping Children and Young People Who Experience Trauma

A Practical Guide

by Panos Vostanis

<p>This will be a concise and practical resource for a range of carers and practitioners working with children who experienced trauma. It will highlight their characteristics in contrast with those for children living in stability, and will ...

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A Practical Guide to the Evaluation of Child Physical Abuse and Neglect

by Angelo P. Giardino, Michelle A. Lyn & Eileen R. Giardino

<p>The impact of child maltreatment on victims, families, and society—from immediate medical care and legal services to long-term mental health care and law enforcement—cannot be understated. And it remains a severe problem in spite of ...

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A Practical Guide to Therapeutic Work with Asylum Seekers and Refugees

by Angelina Jalonen & Paul Cilia La Cilia La Corte

<p>The need to support refugees has never been more urgent, but how can everyone working with them provide consistently effective care? Written for a range of professionals including therapists, teachers, social workers, housing support workers ...

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A Practical Guide to Working with Reluctant Clients in Health and Social Care

by Maggie Kindred

<p>Practitioners in health and social care are often required to work with clients who do not want to work with them, and these 'reluctant' clients can often be the most challenging, but most rewarding, to work with.</p> <p>This practical, ...

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A Prison Warden Is Murdered Auburn, New York December 1929

by Robert Grey Reynolds Jr

<p>Principal Keeper George Adam Durnford was murdered during a prison riot at Auburn State Prison in Upstate New York in December 1929. Beginning in February 1930 convict Max Becker was tried for Durnford&apos;s slaying. Becker was a habitual ...

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A Psychological and Educational Survey of 1916 Prisoners in the Western Penitentiary of Pennsylvania

by William Thomas Root

<p>Relative Frequency of Immigration from Northern and South ern Sections of Italy.</p> ...

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A Return to Social Justice

Youth Justice, Ideology and Philosophy

by Jessica Urwin

<p>Youth justice has always focused on criminal justice but this work argues that taking a social justice approach is the best way to reduce youth crime. Drawing on philosophy, new research, and practitioners’ views, a new organizational ...

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A Secret History of the Bangkok Hilton

by Chavoret Jaruboon & Pornchai Sereemongkonpol

<p>Bang Kwang Prison is one of the most notorious penal institutions in the world. Located seven miles north of Bangkok city in the Nonthaburi Province, the prison is home to over 8,000 inmates, among them ruthless killers, rapists, drug ...

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A sharing economy

How social wealth funds can reduce inequality and help balance the books

by Lansley, Stewart

<p>Britain is a society increasingly divided between the super-affluent and the impoverished. A Sharing Economy proposes radical new ways to close the growing income gap and spread social opportunities. Drawing on overseas examples, Stewart ...

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A Short Introduction to Attachment and Attachment Disorder, Second Edition

by Colby Pearce

<p>Concise and easy-to-understand, this book provides an introduction to what attachment means and how to recognise attachment disorder in children.</p> <p>Colby Pearce explains how complex problems in childhood may stem from the parent-child ...

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A Short Introduction to Counselling

by Sally Aldridge

<p>Are you thinking of embarking on professional counselling training and in need of a clear overview of the therapy profession? Well look no further! This down-to-earth guide will provide you with the ideal ‘way-in’ by explaining what it really

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A Shrink In The Clink

by Tim Watson-Munro

No one gets closer to Australia's craziest characters than 'Doc' Tim Watson-Munro, a criminal psychologist with 40 years' experience assessing the mad, bad and dangerous. In a riveting series of weird, funny and terrifying tales sure to thrill ...

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A Shrink In The Clink

by Tim Watson-Munro

No one gets closer to Australia's craziest characters than 'Doc' Tim Watson-Munro, a criminal psychologist with 40 years' experience assessing the mad, bad and dangerous. In a riveting series of weird, funny and terrifying tales sure to thrill ...

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A Straightforward Guide To Understanding Mental Illness

Revised Edition

by Marianne Richards

<p>Understanding Mental Illness - Revised Edition, by Marianne Richards, is the fifth edition of this professionally acclaimed book. The complex subject of mental health is demystified in an easy-to-read style assuming no prior knowledge. The ...

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A Street Survival Guide for Public Safety Officers

The Cop Doc's Strategies for Surviving Trauma, Loss, and Terrorism

by Daniel Rudofossi

<p>An expansion of Dr. Rudofossi's theory of <em>Police and Public Safety Complex Trauma</em>, this text integrates other models of trauma and loss into a one-of-a-kind intervention model. It offers insider perspectives from police ...

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