Link to a free access article collection featuring the 2014 and 2013 Journal of Ethnic & Cultural Diversity in Social Work best articles followed by 20 highly-cited and popular research articles from the 2013-2010 journal volume years.
Published on January 23, 2015
Published on January 21, 2015
Using survey data from 1,036 participants, which included 4 immigrant groups, the authors examined the factors that influence immigrants’ experiences as they interact with nonimmigrant Americans. The study reinforces the need for social workers to facilitate intergroup relations among diverse populations.
Read the article Intergroup Relations and Predictors of Immigrant Experience
Published on January 20, 2015
Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries is the premier source for reviews of academic books and digital resources of interest to scholars and students in higher education. Librarians, faculty, and key decision makers rely on Choice magazine and Choice Reviews Online for recommendations.
Choice’s annual list of Outstanding Academic Titles reflects the very best titles reviewed by Choice each year.
Routledge had more than 275 titles recommended by Choice magazine in 2014, and we are honored that 32 of these have been selected as Choice Outstanding Academic Titles 2014!
Our Outstanding Academic Titles 2014 include:
Routledge Handbook on the Global History of Nursing
Edited by Patricia D’Antonio, Julie A. Fairman, Jean C. Whelan
Choice says: ‘Each article is well written and extensively documented. The editors/nurse historians have selected stellar pieces of historical research to craft a cutting-edge work that will be appreciated by undergraduates, graduates, and researchers of nursing, nursing history, and health policy. Summing Up: Highly recommended. All nursing students, researchers/faculty, and professionals/practitioners.’
Structural Approaches in Public Health
Edited by Marni Sommer, Richard Parker
Choice says: ‘The book is a welcome addition to the literature for professionals and researchers interested in the art and science of defining, designing, implementing, and evaluating structural public health programs. … This outstanding book should be required reading for those interested in enhancing their understanding of the complexities involved in structural and environmental approaches in public health. Summing Up: Essential. Upper-division undergraduates through professionals/practitioners.’
Published on January 19, 2015
Published on January 16, 2015
To celebrate the 25th year of Critical Public Health, we’ve made volume 25, issue 1 free to read online until the end of January 2015. This issue includes a special editorial looking back on the past 25 years of the journal.
Published on January 14, 2015
This special issue presents quantitative and qualitative research that will contribute to a deeper understanding of the various manifestations of abortion stigma, as well as the mechanisms and systems that contribute to creating, perpetuating, and sustaining it.
Published on January 12, 2015
Global Public Health
Journal of Social Work Practice
Published on January 9, 2015
This special double issue of the Journal of Gerontological Social Work highlights programs that support caregivers through varied approaches, providing comprehensive assessment and person-centered approaches to meet caregiver needs, as well as empirical evidence regarding improved caregiver outcomes.
Published on January 7, 2015
Explore some of the most talked about content from our Health & Social Care journals. Click the article titles below to read some of the research which has been discussed on social media during the last month.
Chronic fatigue syndrome and co-morbid and consequent conditions: evidence from a multi-site clinical epidemiology study
Fatigue: Biomedicine, Health & Behavior
From Mastery to Accountability: Cultural Humility as an Alternative to Cultural Competence
Social Work Education: The International Journal
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Published on January 6, 2015
Social work practice is developing rapidly in China. However, there is a lack of experience and expertise in education and training for students and practitioners in direct professional practice. A new special issue of China Journal of Social Work will these issues.
Deadline for submissions: 15 January 2015
Published on January 5, 2015
Published on January 1, 2015
For January 2015, we’re happy to showcase gerontology journal and book materials researching the very important topic of aging and health. Please read on to access our free access article collection of 50 journal articles, 2014 special journal issues, information on some of the most recent Routledge books, and to visit the Routledge Gerontology Arena.
Published on December 31, 2014
Read the latest special issues from our Health & Social Care journals
Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law
New Families; New Governance – Voices Heard and Unheard
Nordic Social Work Research
Child Care in Practice
Valuing Disabled Children and Young People
Published on December 22, 2014
Published on December 19, 2014
The editors of Aging & Mental Health are pleased to announce a number of new developments for 2015. A third editorial office will be set up in Hong Kong, a partnership has been formed with INTERDEM, and the journal will now be publishing 12 issues a year.