The Racial Healing Handbook: Practical Activities to Help You Challenge Privilege, Confront Systemic Racism, and...
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The Racial Healing Handbook (The Social Justice Handbook Series)

“Racism is America’s original sin. It is woven into the fabric of this country, and is an inextricable part of this nation’s history. Racism is psychologically and spiritually damaging, yet the sad reality is that in the current political climate racism has been emboldened. Anneliese Singh has given us a desperately needed gift in this racial healing workbook. For those who are social justice activists, or just people who want to und...

An introduction to noncommutative noetherian rings
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An introduction to noncommutative noetherian rings

This introduction to noncommutative noetherian rings, accessible to anyone with a basic background in abstract algebra, can be used as a second-year graduate text, or as a self-contained reference. Extensive explanatory material is given, and exercises are integrated throughout. New material includes the basic types of quantum groups.

Kriminologie im 21. Jahrhundert
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Kriminologie im 21. Jahrhundert

Das „goldene Zeitalter“ der Kriminologie und insbesondere der Kriminalsoziologie in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland begann Anfang der 1970er Jahre. Die heutigen Zeiten für die Kriminologie, Kriminalsoziologie oder die Soziologie abweichenden Verhaltens sind schlecht. Man will heute von diesen Soziologien eigentlich nichts mehr hören – nicht die Politik, aber auch nicht die Hochschulen. So sind diese Lehrstühle größtenteils aus den Uni...

Auf den Anfang kommt es an: Kompetenzen entwickeln - Kompetenzen stärken
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Auf den Anfang kommt es an: Kompetenzen entwickeln - Kompetenzen stärken

Das Buch beinhaltet Beiträge zu den Feldern Lernkompetenzen von SchülerInnen, Lehrkompetenzen von Grundschullehrerinnen und -lehrern und deren Bedeutung für die Gestaltung von Übergängen im Primarbereich, insbesondere der neuen Schuleingangsphase. Dabei werden grundlegende Diskussionsstränge, Forschungsprojekte und -ergebnisse neuer Untersuchungen vorgestellt.

Psychological Empowerment and Job Satisfaction in the Banking Sector
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Psychological Empowerment and Job Satisfaction in the Banking Sector

This book explores how psychological empowerment can influence and enhance job satisfaction. The authors argue that in today’s working climate the wellbeing and involvement of employees is of utmost importance to any company’s overall success and that management techniques like empowerment are the most effective means of achieving this goal. Based on an empirical study examining job satisfaction amongst employees of several private s...

Problem Solving for Teams: Make Consensus More Achievable
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Problem Solving for Teams: Make Consensus More Achievable

Working together. Sharing responsibility. Depending on each other. These are probably things your team does well already. Now you can add solving problems to the list. Whether it's a work group, ad hoc committee or management team, it can be difficult for people to make decisions together. The key is unifying everyone around a common mission and leveraging individual strengths to achieve it.

Ethnografische Zugänge: Professions- und AdressatInnenbezogene Forschung im Kontext von Pädagogik
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Ethnografische Zugänge: Professions- und AdressatInnenbezogene Forschung im Kontext von Pädagogik

Ethnografische und biografische Forschungsmethoden haben in den letzten Jahren im Kontext sozialpädagogischer Arbeit an Bedeutung gewonnen. Neben dem eher 'klassischen' Methodenrepertoire wurden innovative und unkonventionelle methodische Zugänge in der Forschungspraxis operationalisiert. Ergebnisse ethnografischer und biografischer Studien zu pädagogischen Handlungsfeldern und hier insbesondere zur Sozialen Arbeit werden in diesem S...

Listen Carefully and Other Tales from the Therapy Room
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Listen Carefully and Other Tales from the Therapy Room

The therapist uncovered - ten tantalising tales from the therapy room to make you laugh, cry, and reflect.An intriguing collection of compelling stories that expose our most private and personal concerns: sex and sexuality; death and dying; relationships and identity.Challenging, disturbing and humorous, this collection is a must-read.

A Culture of Enquiry: Research Evidence and the Therapeutic Community (Therapeutic Communities)
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A Culture of Enquiry: Research Evidence and the Therapeutic Community

Research is an increasing priority for workers throughout the mental health sector, and therapeutic communities are no exception. Those working in TCs increasingly have to justify the success and efficiency of their methods to outside bodies, and the prime means of doing so is through research. This volume collects a wide range of papers by experienced contributors discussing all aspects of TC research. They consider questions of whi...

Anxiety, Worry, OCD and Panic Attacks: The Definitive Recovery Approach: The Complete Guide for Your Family
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Anxiety, Worry, OCD and Panic Attacks (Pulling the Trigger)

This book is brought to you by Trigger Press, as part of our innovative and philanthropic Pullingthetrigger range. Find out more at www.trigger-press.com From the heart and soul of lifelong mental health sufferer, Adam Shaw, and the expert mind of the renowned psychologist, Lauren Callaghan, this book for young people suffering from anxiety and OCD (ages 6yrs to 17yrs) and their parents and caregivers, is divided into two helpful parts...