E-books: Health and Social Care

  • Healthy and Sustainable Food Systems book cover

    Healthy and Sustainable Food Systems

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark Lawrence, Sharon Friel

    This comprehensive text provides the latest research on key concepts, principles and practices for promoting healthy and sustainable food systems. There are increasing concerns about the impact of food systems on environmental sustainability and, in turn, the impact of environmental…

    eBook – 2019-10-18
    Routledge

  • Medical Misinformation and Social Harm in Non-Science Based Health Practices: A Multidisciplinary Perspective book cover

    Medical Misinformation and Social Harm in Non-Science Based Health Practices

    A Multidisciplinary Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Anita Lavorgna, Anna Di Ronco

    Fraudulent, harmful, or at best useless pharmaceutical and therapeutic approaches developed outside science-based medicine have boomed in recent years, especially due to the commercialisation of cyberspace. The latter has played a fundamental role in the rise of false ‘health experts’, and in the…

    eBook – 2019-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Architecture and Health: Guiding Principles for Practice book cover

    Architecture and Health

    Guiding Principles for Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dina Battisto, Jacob J. Wilhelm

    Architecture and Health recognizes the built environment and health as inextricable encouraging a new mind-set for the profession. Over 40 international award-winning projects are included to explore innovative design principles linked to health outcomes. The book is organized into three…

    eBook – 2019-10-17
    Routledge

  • Ethics and Error in Medicine book cover

    Ethics and Error in Medicine

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fritz Allhoff, Sandra L. Borden

    This book is a collection of original, interdisciplinary essays on the topic of medical error. Given the complexities of understanding, preventing, and responding to medical error in ethically responsible ways, the scope of the book is fairly broad. The contributors include top scholars and…

    eBook – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Applied Ethics

  • Connecting Museums book cover

    Connecting Museums

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark O'Neill, Glenn Hooper

    Connecting Museums explores the boundaries of museums and how external relationships are affected by internal commitments, structures and traditions. Focusing on museums’ relationship with heath, inclusion, and community, the book provides a detailed assessment of the alliances between museums and…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Museum Studies

  • How to Conduct Ethnographies of Institutions for People with Cognitive Difficulties book cover

    How to Conduct Ethnographies of Institutions for People with Cognitive Difficulties

    1st Edition

    By Kjeld Høgsbro

    This book provides a comprehensive analysis of the methodological, theoretical, and meta-theoretical considerations and guidelines involved in undertaking institutional ethnographic work involving people with cognitive and communicative disabilities. It presents a coherent platform for integrating…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Disability Studies

  • Handbook of Trauma, Traumatic Loss, and Adversity in Children: Development, Adversity’s Impacts, and Methods of Intervention book cover

    Handbook of Trauma, Traumatic Loss, and Adversity in Children

    Development, Adversity’s Impacts, and Methods of Intervention, 1st Edition

    By Kathleen Nader

    The Handbook of Trauma, Traumatic Loss, and Adversity in Children is a developmentally oriented book rich with findings related to child development, the impact of trauma on development and functioning, and interventions directed at treating reactions to trauma. Aspects of attachment and…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Routledge

  • Non-Death Loss and Grief: Context and Clinical Implications book cover

    Non-Death Loss and Grief

    Context and Clinical Implications, 1st Edition

    Edited by Darcy L. Harris

    Non-Death Loss and Grief offers an inclusive perspective on loss and grief, exploring recent research, clinical applications, and current thinking on non-death losses and the unique features of the grieving process that accompany them. The book places an overarching focus on the losses that we…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Routledge
    Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

  • Advancing Diversity, Inclusion, and Social Justice Through Human Systems Engineering book cover

    Advancing Diversity, Inclusion, and Social Justice Through Human Systems Engineering

    1st Edition

    Edited by Rod D. Roscoe, Erin K. Chiou, Abigail R. Wooldridge

    Advancing Diversity, Inclusion, and Social Justice through Human Systems Engineering highlights how scholars and practitioners of HSE (inclusively defined to span many fields) can apply their theories and methods to understand and support healthy communities, include and empower diverse populations…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    CRC Press

  • Reducing Compassion Fatigue, Secondary Traumatic Stress, and Burnout: A Trauma-Sensitive Workbook book cover

    Reducing Compassion Fatigue, Secondary Traumatic Stress, and Burnout

    A Trauma-Sensitive Workbook, 1st Edition

    By William Steele

    Reducing Compassion Fatigue, Secondary Traumatic Stress, and Burnout addresses the vital questions mental health providers have about self-care and its relationship to clinical practice. Packed with activities, worksheets, and interactive learning tools, the text provides neuro-based and…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Routledge

  • Evidence-based Ayurveda: Defining a New Scientific Path book cover

    Evidence-based Ayurveda

    Defining a New Scientific Path, 1st Edition

    Edited by C. P. Khare

    This groundbreaking work calls for the overhaul of traditional Ayurveda and its transformation into a progressive, evidence-based practice. This book begins by looking back at the research of the last three centuries, Indian medicinal plants, and Ayurveda in a twenty-first-century context. The…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Routledge

  • Rhetorical Ethos in Health and Medicine: Patient Credibility, Stigma, and Misdiagnosis book cover

    Rhetorical Ethos in Health and Medicine

    Patient Credibility, Stigma, and Misdiagnosis, 1st Edition

    By Cathryn Molloy

    This book explores rhetorical ethos and its ongoing role in patients’ credibility and in misdiagnoses stemming from gender, race and class-based biases. Drawing on the concept of ethos as a theoretical framework, it explores health and mental illness across different conditions and across different…

    eBook – 2019-10-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

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