Taylor & Francis India: Health and Social Care

  • Fathering Children with Autism: Needs, Practices and Service Use book cover

    Fathering Children with Autism

    Needs, Practices and Service Use

    By Carol Potter

    It is now widely accepted that positive father involvement in children’s lives results in better child outcomes across a range of social, emotional and cognitive dimensions. However, very little is known about the perspectives, practices and needs of fathers parenting children with autism.…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness

  • Cultural Safety,Healthcare and Vulnerable Populations: A Critical Theoretical Perspective book cover

    Cultural Safety,Healthcare and Vulnerable Populations

    A Critical Theoretical Perspective

    By Lucy Mkandawire-Valhmu

    Culturally safe healthcare is rapidly challenging previous notions of cultural competency or mere cultural sensitivity in healthcare provision. The increasing number of vulnerable populations means healthcare must be given by a healthcare provider who has developed a social consciousness in…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Children and Their Education in Secure Accommodation: Interdisciplinary perspectives of education, health and youth justice book cover

    Children and Their Education in Secure Accommodation

    Interdisciplinary perspectives of education, health and youth justice

    Edited by Diahann Gallard, James Millington, Katharine Evans

    This highly topical book integrates theory and practice about children and their education provision in ‘secure accommodation’. It provides a unique interdisciplinary perspective about education, health and social care outlining the importance of taking a holistic approach to the education and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Motor Behaviour in Developmental Coordination Disorder book cover

    Understanding Motor Behaviour in Developmental Coordination Disorder

    Edited by Anna Barnett, Elisabeth Hill

    Understanding Motor Behaviour in Developmental Coordination Disorder (DCD) draws together current knowledge of DCD, also referred to as dyspraxia, in the context of motor behaviour. International experts offer an overview of theoretical and methodological issues relating to motor development, motor…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge
    Current Issues in Developmental Psychology

  • Leadership in Child and Family Practice book cover

    Leadership in Child and Family Practice

    Edited by Margarita Frederico, Nadine Cameron, Maureen Long

    Bringing together contributions from leading specialists and professionals in the field, this book provides an important overview of the knowledge and skills required for high quality leadership within the risk averse and challenging area of child and family practice. It comprises a mixture of…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge Academic

  • Living with Epilepsy book cover

    Living with Epilepsy

    By Sallie Baxendale

    Encephalitis is an under recognised and under researched condition. Its sudden onset and diverse long lasting effects mean that the illness challenges people’s understanding and coping resources. This book combines scholarly research and professional insights into encephalitis with ‘the insider…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge
    After Brain Injury: Survivor Stories

  • Biotech Juggernaut: Hope, Hype, and Hidden Agendas of Entrepreneurial BioScience book cover

    Biotech Juggernaut

    Hope, Hype, and Hidden Agendas of Entrepreneurial BioScience

    By Tina Stevens, Stuart Newman

    Human genetic engineering programs are well underway, although most people are unaware of it and despite the fact that dozens of countries have banned human germline (i.e. egg and sperm) modifications. When bioentrepreneurs ask citizens to consider biotechnologies with the potential for affecting…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Medicine, health and being human book cover

    Medicine, health and being human

    Edited by Lesa Scholl

    Medicine, Health and Being Human begins a conversation to explore how the medical has defined us: that is, the ways in which perspectives of medicine and health have affected cultural understandings of what it means to be human. With chapters that span from the early modern period through to the…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in the Medical Humanities

  • Gender, Law and Economic Wellbeing in Early Modern and Modern Europe book cover

    Gender, Law and Economic Wellbeing in Early Modern and Modern Europe

    Edited by Anna Dr Bellavitis, Beatrice Dr Zucca Micheletto

    What is the link between gender, law and economic wellbeing? This book looks at how social, cultural, geographical and economic environment as well as different legal and juridical systems have shaped and influenced the access of women and men to the economy and to the market and how these systems…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge
    Gender and Well-Being

  • School Start Year 1: Targeted Intervention for Language and Sound Awareness book cover

    School Start Year 1

    Targeted Intervention for Language and Sound Awareness

    By Catherine de la Bedoyere, Catharine Lowry

    This is a practical resource to be used with children requiring additional help in Year 1. It lays out a targeted group intervention, designed to boost the language and sound awareness skills of children who are delayed in these areas of communication. This is an invaluable resource for teachers…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Lost in Perfection: The impacts of optimisation on culture and psyche book cover

    Lost in Perfection

    The impacts of optimisation on culture and psyche

    Edited by Vera King, Benigna Gerisch, Hartmut Rosa

    The permanent struggle for optimisation can be seen as one of the most significant cultural principles of contemporary Western societies: the demand for improved performance and efficiency as well as the pursuit of self-improvement are considered necessary in order to keep pace with an accelerated,…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge
    Classical and Contemporary Social Theory

  • The Transformation of Work in Welfare State Organizations: New Public Management and the Institutional Diffusion of Ideas book cover

    The Transformation of Work in Welfare State Organizations

    New Public Management and the Institutional Diffusion of Ideas

    Edited by Frank Sowa, Ronald Staples, Stefan Zapfel

    How has New Public Management influenced social policy reform in different developed welfare states? New managerialism is conceptualized as a paradigm, which not only shapes the decision-making process in bureaucratic organizations but also affects the practice of individuals (citizens). Public…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge

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