Taylor & Francis India: Health & Society

  • Co-creating and Co-producing Research Evidence: A Guide for Practitioners and Academics in Health, Social Care and Education Settings book cover

    Co-creating and Co-producing Research Evidence

    A Guide for Practitioners and Academics in Health, Social Care and Education Settings, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dorothy Newbury-Birch, Keith Allan

    The importance of a strong evidence-base is widely recognised in contemporary health, social care and education practice, meaning that there is a real need for research which can be quickly and easily translated into real world situations. Research co-produced by practitioners and academics from…

    Paperback – 2019-10-10 
    Routledge

  • Community Health Needs in South Africa book cover

    Community Health Needs in South Africa

    1st Edition

    By Ntombenhle Protasia Khoti Torkington

    This title was first published in 2000:  Although the apartheid regime has now been abolished there is still a great deal of work to be done in order to eliminate the disadvantages it created for the health of black people at both micro and macro levels. This book presents the findings of a…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Ceremonial Order of the Clinic: Parents, Doctors and Medical Bureaucracies book cover

    The Ceremonial Order of the Clinic

    Parents, Doctors and Medical Bureaucracies, 1st Edition

    By P.M. Strong, Robert Dingwall

    This title was first published in 2001. A classic ethnographic study of the interactions between paediatricians and parents of children thought to be neurologically handicapped. Strong used this work to systematize the often chaotic ideas of Erving Goffman, to explore the connections between micro…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Intentional Self-Development and Positive Ageing: How Individuals Select and Pursue Life Goals book cover

    Intentional Self-Development and Positive Ageing

    How Individuals Select and Pursue Life Goals, 1st Edition

    By Bernhard Leipold

    Are we in control of our own development in adulthood, or are we shaped by circumstances beyond our control? By adopting the concept of intentional self-development (ISD), this text outlines an action-theoretical approach to human development that emphasizes both an individual’s ability to shape…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Wellness in Whiteness (Open Access): Biomedicalisation and the Promotion of Whiteness and Youth among Women book cover

    Wellness in Whiteness (Open Access)

    Biomedicalisation and the Promotion of Whiteness and Youth among Women, 1st Edition

    By Amina Mire

    This book analyses the social and ethical implications of the globalization of emerging skin-whitening and anti-ageing biotechnology. Using an intersectional theoretical framework and a content analysis methodology drawn from cultural studies, the sociology of knowledge, the history of colonial…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Global Perspectives on Disability Activism and Advocacy: Our Way book cover

    Global Perspectives on Disability Activism and Advocacy

    Our Way, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karen Soldatic, Kelley Johnson

    This book explores the diverse ways in which disability activism and advocacy are experienced and practiced by people with disabilities and their allies. Contributors to the book explore the very different strategies and campaigns they have used to have their demands for respect, dignity and rights…

    Hardback – 2019-09-20 
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Disability Studies

  • Between Sickness and Health: The Landscape of Illness and Wellness book cover

    Between Sickness and Health

    The Landscape of Illness and Wellness, 1st Edition

    By Christopher D. Ward

    Illness, wellness and other possibilities begins with an individual’s subjective experience of ill health, and looks at how this links to ideas about the social construction of illness, and the idea of illness as an object of knowledge, a source of meaning, and a political issue. It then…

    Paperback – 2019-09-16 
    Routledge

  • Religion, Law and Death: A Guide For Clinicians book cover

    Religion, Law and Death

    A Guide For Clinicians, 1st Edition

    By Peter Hutton, Ravi Mahajan, Allan Kellehear

    This practical guide summarizes the principles of working with dying patients and their families influenced by the most common world religions. It also outlines the main legal requirements to be followed by those who care for the dying following the death of the patient. The first part of the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-12 
    Routledge

  • Health Economics: An International Perspective book cover

    Health Economics

    An International Perspective, 4th Edition

    By Barbara McPake, Charles Normand, Samantha Smith, Anne Nolan

    Health Economics: An International Perspective is the only textbook to provide a truly international, comparative treatment of health economics. Offering an analysis of health systems across borders, the fourth edition of this key text has been fully updated and revised to take account of changes…

    Paperback – 2019-09-10 
    Routledge

  • Assembling Therapeutics (Open Access): Cultures, Politics and Materiality book cover

    Assembling Therapeutics (Open Access)

    Cultures, Politics and Materiality, 1st Edition

    Edited by Suvi Salmenniemi, Johanna Nurmi, Inna Perheentupa, Harley Bergroth

    This volume examines the ways in which people engage with therapeutic practices, such as life coaching, mindfulness, complementary and alternative medicine, sex and relationship counselling, spiritual healing and self-tracking. It investigates how human and non-human actors, systems of thought and…

    Hardback – 2019-08-30 
    Routledge
    Therapeutic Cultures

  • Routledge Handbook of Disability Studies book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Disability Studies

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Nick Watson, Simo Vehmas

    This fully revised and expanded second edition of the Routledge Handbook of Disability Studies takes a multidisciplinary approach to disability and provides an authoritative and up-to-date overview of the main issues in the field around the world today. Adopting an international perspective and…

    Hardback – 2019-08-29 
    Routledge

  • Medical Use of Human Beings: Respect as a Basis for Critique of Discourse, Law and Practice book cover

    Medical Use of Human Beings

    Respect as a Basis for Critique of Discourse, Law and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Austen Garwood-Gowers

    Medical use of the human being can be described as the phenomenon of employing medical means to make use of humans individually and as a species. This is occurring on a vast scale across a diverse range of fields. Much of the time it is also very controversial. However, scholarly discourse has only…

    Hardback – 2019-08-28 
    Routledge
    Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

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