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Banking on a RevolutionWhy Financial Technology Won't Save a Broken System

Banking on a Revolution: Why Financial Technology Won't Save a Broken System

Terri Friedline

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780190944131
eISBN:
9780190944148
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190944131.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Communities and Organizations, Research and Evaluation

Technological advancements are poised to completely transform the financial system, making it unrecognizable in just a few short decades. Banks are increasingly using financial technologies, or ... More

Decision Making in Child and Family Social WorkPerspectives on Children's Participation

Decision Making in Child and Family Social Work: Perspectives on Children's Participation

Clive Diaz

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781447354444
eISBN:
9781447354468
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447354444.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This book presents new research on the extent to which parents and children participate in decision making when childcare social workers are involved and it considers two key meetings in depth: child ... More

Mental Health Services and Community CareA Critical History

Mental Health Services and Community Care: A Critical History

Ian Cummins

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781447350590
eISBN:
9781447350620
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447350590.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

The volume presents a critical history of deinstitutionalisation and the subsequent policy of community care. It explores the development of the asylum regime, the challenges to it and finally the ... More

The Politics of Children's Services ReformRe-examining Two Decades of Policy Change

The Politics of Children's Services Reform: Re-examining Two Decades of Policy Change

Carl Purcell

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781447348764
eISBN:
9781447348818
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447348764.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

Comparative research has identified two broad types of child welfare system. In child protection systems the principal remit of welfare agencies is to identify and respond to actual or potential ... More

Radical HopePoverty-Aware Practice for Social Work

Radical Hope: Poverty-Aware Practice for Social Work

Michal Krumer-Nevo

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781447354895
eISBN:
9781447354918
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447354895.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This book describes the new Poverty-Aware Paradigm (PAP), which was developed in Israel through intense involvement with the field of social work in various initiatives. The paradigm was adopted in ... More

Remote and Rural Dementia CarePolicy, Research and Practice

Remote and Rural Dementia Care: Policy, Research and Practice

Anthea Innes, Debra Morgan, and Jane Farmer (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781447344957
eISBN:
9781447345350
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447344957.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

As the number of people affected by dementia continues to rise, this is the first in-depth examination of related services dedicated to the unique demands of remote and rural settings. Contributors ... More

Shame and Social WorkTheory, Reflexivity and Practice

Shame and Social Work: Theory, Reflexivity and Practice

Elizabeth Frost, Veronika Magyar-Haas, Holger Schoneville, and Alessandro Sicora (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781447344063
eISBN:
9781447344230
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447344063.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

This book aims to approach the phenomenon of shame, especially in the context of social work. It explores the profoundly damaging experience of shame on the identities and potential of many service ... More

Social WorkPast, Present and Future

Social Work: Past, Present and Future

Terry Bamford and Keith Bilton (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781447356530
eISBN:
9781447356578
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447356530.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Research and Evaluation

2020 is the 50th anniversary of a turning point in the development of social work in the UK. It is half a century since the creation of a unified association of social workers, the development of a ... More

Social Work, Criminal Justice, and the Death Penalty

Social Work, Criminal Justice, and the Death Penalty

Lauren A. Ricciardelli (ed.)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780190937232
eISBN:
9780197541562
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190937232.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

Social Work, Criminal Justice, and the Death Penalty aims to prepare undergraduate and graduate students to take an active role in the contemporary death penalty discourse in the United States by ... More

Understanding the Mental Health Problems of Children and AdolescentsA Guide for Social Workers

Understanding the Mental Health Problems of Children and Adolescents: A Guide for Social Workers

Kirstin Painter and Maria Scannapieco

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780190927844
eISBN:
9780197554548
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190927844.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

Understanding Mental Health Problems of Children and Adolescents: A Guide for Social Workers provides a practical guide for social workers on promoting positive mental health in youth from a system ... More

United States Income, Wealth, Consumption, and Inequality

United States Income, Wealth, Consumption, and Inequality

Diana Furchtgott-Roth (ed.)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780197518199
eISBN:
9780197518229
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197518199.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

Few topics are more certain to generate a lively debate among any group of individuals than the causes and consequences of income inequality. Economists are prone to similar, although more reasoned ... More

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