Call for papers: Rediscovering Family and Kinship: new directions for social work theory, policy and practice.
A Special Edition of Child & Family Social Work will review developments within the conceptualization of family and kinship in social work and begin to shape the agenda for future research, policy and practice.
NEW Deadline for first submission of papers: 1st May 2012.
The Aims of this Special Edition are:
1. To provide analyses of contemporary conceptualizations of family and kinship and their implications for child and family social work;
2. To showcase recent empirical research that relates to any aspect of kinship or family relationships;
3. To explore international/cross cultural issues in relation to kinship.
4. To encourage a cross-disciplinary debate (both academic and practice disciplines) regarding the application of these insights within future research, policy and practice.