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Module Reading List

Working With Others in Children's Services, 2017/18, Semester 1
Sue Mills
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

The following is a guide to some key texts. It is not, however, an exhaustive list and students may (and indeed are encouraged to) find relevant texts that are not listed below.


Anning, A. et al (2010) (2nd Edition) Developing multiprofessional teamwork for integrated children's services: research, policy and practice Open University Press: Buckingham

Blatchford, I. S. et al (Eds) ( 2007) The team around the child : multi-agency working in the early years Trentam: Stoke on Trent

Broadhead, P. Meleady, C & Delgado, M (2008) Children, families and communities : Creating and sustaining integrated services. OU Press: Maidenhead

Brock, A & Rankin, C (Eds)  (2011) Professionalism in the interdisciplinary early years team : supporting young children and their families London Continuum

Davis, J. M. (2011) Integrated children's services  London Sage

Edmond, N. & Price, M. (Eds) (2012) Integrated working with children and young people : supporting development from birth to nineteen. London: Sage

Forbes, J & Watson, C (Eds) (2011) The transformation of children's services : examining and debating the complexities of inter/professional working. Routledge: London. View this resource online via the library website

Hill, M et. al (Eds) (2011) Children's services : working together Pearson Education: View this resurce on line via the library website

Kellett, M ( 2012 ) Children's perspectives on integrated services : every child matters in policy and practice. London: Palgrave MacMillan

Littlechild, B et. al (2013) A handbook for interprofessional practice in the human services : learning to work together Harlow Pearson View this book on line

Oliver, B. & Pit, B. (2011) Working with children, young people and families : a course book for foundation degrees. Exeter Learning Matters

Robinson, M et al (2008) Supporting theory building in integrated services research Slough National Foundation for Educational Research

Sellman, E & Cremin, H ( 2013) Restorative approaches to conflict in schools : interdisciplinary perspectives on whole school approaches to managing relationships London Routledge 

Trodd, L & Chivers, L (2011) Interprofessional working in practice : learning and working together for children and families. Maidenhead: Open University Press

Walker, G. (2008) Working together for children : a critical introduction to multi-agency working. Continuum Publishers: London  Chapter One

Journal articles:

Connolly, M (2009) Family group conferencing in child welfare: the fit with restorative justice Contemporary justice review 09/2009 Volume 12, Issue 3 

Harris A & Allen T (2011) Young People's Views of Multi-agency working British educational research journal., 06/2011, Volume 37, Issue 3 

This list was last updated on 21/09/2017