Elders, Crime, and the Criminal Justice System: Myth, by Max B. Rothman, Burton D. Dunlop, Pamela Entzel

By Max B. Rothman, Burton D. Dunlop, Pamela Entzel

This ebook presents a finished research of interactions among older humans and the legal justice procedure. The editors current present examine on elders in a mess of roles, from sufferer and criminal to lawyer, defendant, witness, juror, and prisoner. Of specific curiosity are chapters at the mental and health conditions of elder prisoners, and factor round selective decarceration. each one contributor files empirical facts and identifies social, coverage, and moral implications, the place acceptable. steered for gerontologists, sociologists, social staff, and pros within the felony and legal justice fields.

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Babycook book by David Rathgeber

By David Rathgeber

On apprend ce quil faut savoir sur les end result et legumes, viandes et poissons, ceufs et laitages, leurs vertus, quand et remark les choisir, exprimer leur saveur... Tout pour favoriser l. a. croissance de Bebe et son eveil aux differents gouts. Des veloutes, des purees et des plats plus elabores, caponata, gaspacho, couscous... et, pour les muffins et gouters... des compotes, des marmelades, des yaourt-shakes, mais aussi des crumbles, pancakes... realisables avec le Babycook, le cuiseur-vapeur-mixeur champion de los angeles delicacies a l. a. maison pour les Petits.

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The World's Strongest Trade Unions: The Scandinavian Labor by Walter Galenson

By Walter Galenson

Despite the overall decline of exchange unions through the Western global, unions in Denmark, Norway, and Sweden have prospered. Why? Galenson cites their skill to prepare white collar employees, the exact cognizance they provide to recruitment of girls, and their skill to suffer structural switch less than service provider strain. He analyzes those components within the trust that if unions in different elements of the area comprehend why and the way unionism is succeeding in Scandinavia, its deterioration might be slowed or even reversed. In doing so, Galenson bargains particular recommendation on how business family execs should still be capable to stay away from breakdown of current structures in other places. hard work unions, officers, and association executives, in addition to executives in the course of the public sectors, will locate Galenson's perspectives informative and enlightening.

Although there was much written concerning the Scandinavian hard work routine in Dano-Norwegian and Swedish, there was not anything entire in English that offers with the hard work pursuits within the 3 nations. Nor has there been a scientific research in their regulations and practices. Galenson presents readers, now, with an account of ways unions within the Scandinavian nations have controlled to safe the world's maximum charges of association: as much as ninety% of all who're hired in Sweden, and a bit much less in Denmark and Norway, are alternate union individuals, in comparison with 15% within the usa. The nations during which they function are welfare states and are one of the wealthiest international locations on this planet, but remarkably little is understood concerning the platforms of business kin that experience contributed to those effects. Galenson's e-book will fill that hole and in doing so, make a special contribution to the choice of coverage in different countries.

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Society and Legal Change, 2nd Edition by Alan Watson, Paul Finkelman

By Alan Watson, Paul Finkelman

During this first U.S. variation of a vintage paintings of comparative felony scholarship, Alan Watson argues that legislations fails to maintain step with social switch, even if that vary is very large. to demonstrate the ways that legislation is dysfunctional, he attracts at the such a lot cutting edge western structures, of Rome and England, to teach that damaging ideas proceed for hundreds of years. To make his case, he makes use of examples the place, often, 'the legislations merits no recognizable crew or classification in the society (except potentially attorneys who make the most of confusion) and is usually inconvenient or definitely destructive to society as a complete or to giant or robust teams in the society'. broadly revered for his 'fearless problem of the authorised or dominant view and his personal encyclopedic wisdom of Roman legislation' ("The Encyclopedia of Historians and old Writing"), Watson considers the improvement of legislation in international phrases and around the centuries.His arguments centering on how societies borrow from different criminal platforms and the continuity of criminal platforms are relatively instructive for these drawn to criminal improvement and the improvement of a typical legislations for the eu Union. writer be aware: Alan Watson is Ernest P. Rogers Professor of legislations and unusual learn Professor on the collage of Georgia tuition of legislations; he's the writer or editor of a few 40 books, together with "The Evolution of Western deepest legislations" and "Legal Transplants" (now in its moment edition). number of essays honoring Professor Watson's paintings have lately been released.

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Social Policy for Social Work, Social Care and the Caring by Steve Hothersall

By Steve Hothersall

This leading edge textual content deals complete insurance of the self-discipline of social coverage and its principal relevance to social paintings, social care and comparable perform in Scotland. Designed to counterpoint instructing and research linked to the recent Honours measure in Social paintings (Scottish government 2003), it fills a amazing hole within the literature in this topic and should be crucial analyzing for college students, execs and lecturers inside various overall healthiness and social care occupations. learn more... hide; Contents; checklist of figures; record of tables; checklist of individuals; Foreword; creation; half I Context; 1 what's social policy?; 2 A heritage of social coverage; three Ideology: How rules impact coverage and welfare; four humans, coverage and perform; half II subject matters and concerns; five Poverty and social exclusion; 6 hazard, aid and defense; 7 altering styles of care; eight Welfare rights; nine Social coverage views on empowerment; half III coverage for perform; 10 healthiness and well-being inequalities; eleven psychological healthiness; 12 Older humans; thirteen incapacity: a query of conception

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