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Parenting by Men Who Batter: New Directions for Assessment and Intervention

Jeffrey L. Edleson and Oliver J. Williams (eds)

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195309034
eISBN:
9780199863877
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195309034.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Crime and Justice

What is the best way to work with fathers who have a history of abusive behavior toward their intimate partners? This question is among the thorniest that social service and criminal justice ... More


Guidelines for Intervention With Abusive Fathers

Katreena L. Scott, Karen J. Francis, Claire V. Crooks, Michelle Paddon, and David A. Wolfe

in Parenting by Men Who Batter: New Directions for Assessment and Intervention

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195309034
eISBN:
9780199863877
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195309034.003.0006
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Crime and Justice

Caring Dads is one program developed to better meet the safety and security needs of children and their mothers by providing intervention for fathers who have perpetrated violence in their families. ... More


Why care about carers?

Claire Murray

in Ethical and Legal Debates In Irish Healthcare: Confronting complexities

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719099465
eISBN:
9781526104410
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719099465.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

This chapter considers why we should care about carers and engages with different theoretical approaches to recognising the caring relationship and the implications of this for those involved in such ... More


Care in everyday life: An ethic of care in practice

Marian Barnes

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9781847428233
eISBN:
9781447307686
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847428233.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

Care has been struggled for, resisted and celebrated. The failure to care in ‘care services’ has been seen as a human rights problem and evidence of malaise in contemporary society. But care has also ... More


Reconstructing dependency: precarity, precariousness and care in old age

Michael Fine

in Precarity and Ageing: Understanding Insecurity and Risk in Later Life

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781447340850
eISBN:
9781447340904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447340850.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Gerontology and Ageing

This chapter explores the potential for the development of critical approach to care based on the concepts of precarity and precariousness. Applying those concepts at the level of both theory and ... More


Visits to Five Outstanding Safe Passage Programs

JOY G. DRYFOOS

in Safe Passage: Making It through Adolescence in a Risky Society: What Parents, Schools, and Communities Can Do

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195137859
eISBN:
9780199846948
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195137859.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter looks for exemplary programs that concentrate on teenagers. It looks at evidence that the programs have assured Safe Passage by promoting educational outcomes, preventing new ... More


Full-Service Community Schools

JOY G. DRYFOOS

in Safe Passage: Making It through Adolescence in a Risky Society: What Parents, Schools, and Communities Can Do

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195137859
eISBN:
9780199846948
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195137859.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter takes a closer look at one of the types of programs featured in this book — the full-service community schools. It turns to school reform programs and to efforts to deal specifically ... More


Not Caring: Sociopaths and the Suffering of Others

Piers Benn

in Being Amoral: Psychopathy and Moral Incapacity

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780262027915
eISBN:
9780262320382
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262027915.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

The chapter addresses empathic concern as the basis for altruistic concern. The author carefully delineates, but also links, the notions of sympathy and empathy and considers the thesis that ... More


Young people’s caring relations and transitions within families affected by HIV

Ruth Evans

in Family troubles?: Exploring changes and challenges in the family lives of children and young people

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9781447304432
eISBN:
9781447307884
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447304432.003.0019
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family

This chapter analyses the findings from two qualitative studies of young people’s caring roles in families affected by HIV in the UK, Tanzania and Uganda, from the perspective of a feminist ethic of ... More


Building That Matters to People

Rob Imrie

in Concrete Cities: Why We Need to Build Differently

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781529220513
eISBN:
9781529220551
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529220513.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

While building cultures are pre-disposed towards creating systems that enable basic human needs to be met, such as enabling water to enter and exit a building, they are less attuned to constructing ... More


Building and Construction That Cares

Rob Imrie

in Concrete Cities: Why We Need to Build Differently

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781529220513
eISBN:
9781529220551
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529220513.003.0010
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

The final chapter, chapter 10, begins by noting that there are much better ways to build than at present. Different worlds can be crafted enabling people to live in more humane ways that are ... More


Men’s caring arrangements and family trajectories

Anna Tarrant

in Fathering and Poverty: Uncovering Men's Participation in Low-Income Family Life

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781447345510
eISBN:
9781447348702
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447345510.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This chapter presents analyses of men’s accounts of their family participation and family trajectories. It explores the questions of how and in which ways men participate in their families in ... More


Reconciling work and care: an international analysis

Teppo Kröger and Sue Yeandle

in Combining paid work and family care: Policies and experiences in international perspective

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9781447306818
eISBN:
9781447310839
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447306818.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

This chapter explains the book’s rationale, arguing that work-care reconciliation debates and analyses have previously drawn rather limited attention to the care given by family members of working ... More


Parent-carers in Taiwan and Japan: lifelong caring responsibilities within a familistic welfare system

Yueh-Ching Chou, Toshiko Nakano, Heng-Hao Chang, and Li-Fang Liang

in Combining paid work and family care: Policies and experiences in international perspective

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9781447306818
eISBN:
9781447310839
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447306818.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

This chapter provides new insights into the lives of parents who provide care for a disabled child in Taiwan and Japan, revealing how they are shaped by social norms and the extent they are affected ... More


Gender perspectives on extended working life policies

Áine Ní Léime and Wendy Loretto

in Gender, Ageing and Extended Working Life: Cross-National Perspectives

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781447325116
eISBN:
9781447325161
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447325116.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Gerontology and Ageing

This chapter documents international policy developments and provides a gender critique of retirement, employment and pension policies in Australia, Ireland, Germany, Portugal, Sweden, the UK, and ... More


Working at care

Marian Barnes

in Care in everyday life: An ethic of care in practice

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9781847428233
eISBN:
9781447307686
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847428233.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Health, Illness, and Medicine

Many people are employed in jobs that are linked to care. But it is in this context that care as a value has come under particular attack. The work of those paid to care for disabled people and ... More


Alternatives to a Citizen's Income

Malcolm Torry

in Money for everyone: Why we need a citizen's income

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9781447311249
eISBN:
9781447311287
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447311249.003.0015
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

Three alternative reforms are discussed. Genuine Tax Credits: (Current ‘Tax Credits’ are a means-tested benefit, and are not true Tax Credits.) Tax Credits ascribe an amount of money to each worker. ... More


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