Taylor & Francis India: Health Communication

  • Childlessness in the Age of Communication: Deconstructing Silence book cover

    Childlessness in the Age of Communication

    Deconstructing Silence, 1st Edition

    By Cristina Archetti

    Cristina Archetti started researching childlessness after being diagnosed with "unexplained infertility". She soon discovered that, although involuntary childlessness affects an increasing number of women and men across the world, this topic is shrouded taboo and shame. This book is both a readable…

    Hardback – 2020-04-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness

  • Social Theory and Health Education: Forging New Insights in Research book cover

    Social Theory and Health Education

    Forging New Insights in Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Deana Leahy, Katie Fitzpatrick, Jan Wright

    Thinking with Theory in Health Education brings together health education scholarship with a diverse range of social theories to demonstrate the value and impact of their application to associated health and education contexts. For the first time, this book draws together cutting-edge research…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge
    Critical Studies in Health and Education

  • Early Motherhood in Digital Societies: Ideals, Anxieties and Ties of the Perinatal book cover

    Early Motherhood in Digital Societies

    Ideals, Anxieties and Ties of the Perinatal, 1st Edition

    By Ranjana Das

    Early Motherhood in Digital Societies offers a nuanced understanding of what the digital turn has meant for new mothers in an intense and critical period before and after they have a baby, often called the ‘perinatal’ period. The book looks at an array of digital communication and content by…

    Hardback – 2020-01-08 
    Routledge
    Global Gender

  • Culture, Migration, and Health Communication in a Global Context book cover

    Culture, Migration, and Health Communication in a Global Context

    1st Edition

    Edited by Yuping Mao, Rukhsana Ahmed

    Both international and internal migration brings new challenges to public health systems. This book aims to critically review theoretical frameworks and literature, as well as discuss new practices and lessons related to culture, migration, and health communication in different countries. It…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Integrative Framing Analysis: Framing Health through Words and Visuals book cover

    Integrative Framing Analysis

    Framing Health through Words and Visuals, 1st Edition

    By Viorela Dan

    Much of framing scholarship focuses either exclusively on the analysis of words or of visuals. This book aims to address this gap by proposing a six-step approach to the analysis of verbal frames, visual frames and the interplay between them—an integrative framing analysis. This approach is then…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Advancing Comparative Media and Communication Research book cover

    Advancing Comparative Media and Communication Research

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph M. Chan, Francis L. F. Lee

    A comparative approach to media and communication research plays an important, if not indispensable, role in achieving a core mission of researchers: to delimit the generality and specificity of media and communication theories, enabling researchers to more readily identify the influence of social,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Language and Science book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Language and Science

    1st Edition

    Edited by David R. Gruber, Lynda C. Olman

    The Routledge Handbook of Language and Science provides a state-of-the-art volume on the language of scientific processes and communications. This book offers comprehensive coverage of socio-cultural approaches to science, as well as analysing new theoretical developments and incorporating…

    Hardback – 2019-12-17 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Linguistics

  • Schools, Corporations, and the War on Childhood Obesity: How Corporate Philanthropy Shapes Public Health and Education book cover

    Schools, Corporations, and the War on Childhood Obesity

    How Corporate Philanthropy Shapes Public Health and Education, 1st Edition

    By Darren Powell

    Challenging the idea that the corporate ‘war’ against childhood obesity is normal, necessary, or harmless, this book exposes healthy lifestyles education as a form of mis-education that shapes how students learn about health, corporations, and consumption. Drawing on ethnographic research and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-03
    Routledge
    Critical Studies in Health and Education

  • Design for Wellbeing: An Applied Approach book cover

    Design for Wellbeing

    An Applied Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ann Petermans, Rebecca Cain

    Design for Wellbeing charts the development and application of design research to improve the personal and societal wellbeing and happiness of people. It draws together contributions from internationally leading academics and designers to demonstrate the latest thinking and research on the design…

    Hardback – 2019-11-20
    Routledge
    Design for Social Responsibility

  • Globalism and Gendering Cancer: Tracking the Trope of Oncogenic Women from the US to Kenya book cover

    Globalism and Gendering Cancer

    Tracking the Trope of Oncogenic Women from the US to Kenya, 1st Edition

    By Miriam O'Kane Mara

    This book connects a rhetorical examination of medical and public health policy documents with a humanistic investigation of cultural texts to uncover the link between gendered representations of health and cancer. The author argues that in western biomedical contexts cancer is considered a women’…

    Hardback – 2019-11-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Communication Studies

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2019-10-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Applied Ethics

  • 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…

    Hardback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Rhetoric and Communication

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