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Signs of Safety and the Child Protection Movement

John Wheeler and Viv Hogg

in Solution-Focused Brief Therapy: A Handbook of Evidence-Based Practice

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195385724
eISBN:
9780199914586
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195385724.003.0081
Subject:
Social Work, Health and Mental Health

Solution-focused brief therapy (SFBT) can help child protection workers elicit detailed descriptions of events, balance what is working well in families against what isn't, establish cooperation ... More


The Right to Refuse in International Labor Law

Jeffrey Hilgert

in Hazard or Hardship: Crafting Global Norms on the Right to Refuse Unsafe Work

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451898
eISBN:
9780801469244
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451898.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter argues that international labor and human rights jurisprudence fails to give adequate protection to the right to refuse unsafe work. The right to refuse is not adequately protected ... More


3 The Right to Refuse in International Labor Law

Jeffrey Hilgert

in Hazard or Hardship: Crafting Global Norms on the Right to Refuse Unsafe Work

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451898
eISBN:
9780801469244
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451898.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter argues that international labor and human rights jurisprudence fails to give adequate protection to the right to refuse unsafe work. The right to refuse is not adequately protected ... More


The Future of Labor Rights in the Working Environment

Jeffrey Hilgert

in Hazard or Hardship: Crafting Global Norms on the Right to Refuse Unsafe Work

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451898
eISBN:
9780801469244
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451898.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This concluding chapter summarizes key themes and presents some final thoughts. It argues that the limited language on refusal rights negotiated in Convention No. 155 has become global policy. The ... More


The Consequences of Economic Globalization on Working Conditions, Labor Relations, and Workers’ Health

Christer Hogstedt, David H. Wegman, and Tord Kjellstrom

in Globalization and Health

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195172997
eISBN:
9780199865659
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195172997.003.0008
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health, Epidemiology

This chapter highlights the health risks of globalization without preventive systems and makes reference to the international efforts to ensure effective worker protection programs are in place. The ... More


Global Occupational Health

Tee L. Guidotti (ed.)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780195380002
eISBN:
9780199893881
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195380002.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This book provides an introduction to a vital—but often neglected—area in the field of health sciences. Work-related illnesses and injuries are critical concerns for every country and at every stage ... More


Children’s participation as contested practice

Katrin Križ

in Protecting Children, Creating Citizens: Participatory Child Protection Practice in Norway and the United States

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447355885
eISBN:
9781447355922
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447355885.003.0002
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This chapter discusses how children's participation in child protection remains a contested practice. The term 'contested practice' here refers to a set of social practices related to children's ... More


Protecting Disaster Rescue and Recovery Workers

Dori B. Reissman, Maryann M. D’Alessandro, Lisa Delaney, and John Piacentino

in Occupational and Environmental Health

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
November 2017
ISBN:
9780190662677
eISBN:
9780190662707
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190662677.003.0034
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter describes disaster worker protection strategies and health surveillance activities in terms of temporal phases to address disaster safety management before, during, and after a disaster ... More


Conclusion The Future of Labor Rights in the Working Environment

Jeffrey Hilgert

in Hazard or Hardship: Crafting Global Norms on the Right to Refuse Unsafe Work

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801451898
eISBN:
9780801469244
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801451898.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This concluding chapter summarizes key themes and presents some final thoughts. It argues that the limited language on refusal rights negotiated in Convention No. 155 has become global policy. The ... More


Models for Assessing Child Sexual Abuse

Kathleen Coulborn Faller

in Interviewing Children about Sexual Abuse: Controversies and Best Practice

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2009
ISBN:
9780195311778
eISBN:
9780199865055
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195311778.003.0003
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families, Crime and Justice

Professionals must decide which people, who may inform the likelihood of sexual abuse, to see, and in what configurations when assessing for sexual abuse. Professionals must also be able to provide a ... More


Emerging Issues in the New Economy

Jorma Rantanen

in Global Occupational Health

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780195380002
eISBN:
9780199893881
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195380002.003.0030
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

Occupational health and safety is seen in many ways: an investment, protection for workers and their families, a cost to the employer, an ethical responsibility, a public health measure, a human ... More


Participation triggers

Katrin Križ

in Protecting Children, Creating Citizens: Participatory Child Protection Practice in Norway and the United States

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447355885
eISBN:
9781447355922
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447355885.003.0004
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This chapter assesses the case conditions that lead a child protection caseworker to take children's statements, opinions, and wishes seriously. The study participants from both Norway and the United ... More


Protecting Children, Creating Citizens: Participatory Child Protection Practice in Norway and the United States

Katrin Križ

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447355885
eISBN:
9781447355922
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447355885.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This book examines a participatory approach in child protection practices in Norway and the United States, exploring ways of empowering children. The book shows how children can be encouraged to ... More


Contesting Sentencing Guidelines, the Patriot Act, Terrorism, and Cases Involving International Questions

James M. Denham

in Fifty Years of Justice: A History of the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780813060491
eISBN:
9780813050638
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060491.003.0018
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter deals with contesting the sentencing guidelines regime put in place decades earlier. The chapter begins with newly appointed Gregory Presnell’s questioning of the 1984 guidelines as ... More


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