Taylor & Francis India: Health & Society

  • Dementia and Literature: Interdisciplinary Perspectives book cover

    Dementia and Literature

    Interdisciplinary Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tess Maginess

    Dementia is an urgent global concern, often termed a widespread ‘problem’, ‘tragedy’ or ‘burden’ and a subject best addressed by health and social policy and practice. However, creative writers can offer powerful and imaginative insights into the experience of dementia across cultures and over time…

    Paperback – 2019-09-08 
    Routledge

  • Disaster Public Health and Older People book cover

    Disaster Public Health and Older People

    1st Edition

    By Emily Ying Yang Chan

    Disaster Public Health and Older People introduces professionals, students, and fieldworkers to the science and art of promoting health and well-being among older people in the context of humanitarian emergencies, with a particular focus on low- and middle-income country settings. Older people…

    Paperback – 2019-08-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Humanitarian Studies

  • Stories of Resilience in Nursing: Tales from the Frontline of Nursing book cover

    Stories of Resilience in Nursing

    Tales from the Frontline of Nursing, 1st Edition

    By Michael Traynor

    Ideas about resilience and identity continue to be promoted, discussed and debated in nursing. This book uses narratives to explore these complex and important concepts, unsettling our certainties and opening up new perspectives on what they might mean and involve. This engaging book recounts…

    Paperback – 2019-08-21 
    Routledge

  • End of Life Communication: Stories from the Dead Zone book cover

    End of Life Communication

    Stories from the Dead Zone, 1st Edition

    By Christine S. Davis, Jonathan L. Crane

    This book examines the dialectic between fictional death as depicted in the media and real death as it is experienced in a hospital setting. Using a Terror Management theoretical lens, Davis and Crane explore the intersections of life and death, experience and fiction, to understand the…

    Paperback – 2019-08-20 
    Routledge

  • Police in Schools: An Evidence-based Look at the Use of School Resource Officers book cover

    Police in Schools

    An Evidence-based Look at the Use of School Resource Officers, 1st Edition

    By Linda Duxbury, Craig Bennell

    This co-authored book critically reviews existing literature on school resource officer (SRO) programs and presents a thorough evaluation of an SRO program offered by Peel Regional Police in Ontario, Canada. The implementation of a school resource officer (SRO) program is a controversial response…

    Paperback – 2019-08-19 
    Routledge

  • The Concussion Crisis in Sport book cover

    The Concussion Crisis in Sport

    1st Edition

    By Dominic Malcolm

    Concussion has become one of the most significant issues in contemporary sport. The life-changing impact of head injury and the possible threat that CTE poses to children and young athletes in particular is calling into question the long-term future of some of our most well-established sports. But…

    Paperback – 2019-08-15 
    Routledge

  • Adverse Childhood Experiences: What Students and Health Professionals Need to Know book cover

    Adverse Childhood Experiences

    What Students and Health Professionals Need to Know, 1st Edition

    By Roberta Waite, Ruth Ann Ryan

    This guide provides healthcare students and professionals with a foundational background on adverse childhood experiences (ACEs)-traumatic early life experiences, which can have a profound impact on health in later life. ACEs can include being a victim of abuse, neglect or exposure to risk in the…

    Paperback – 2019-08-13 
    Routledge

  • Loss, Grief, and Attachment in Life Transitions: A Clinician’s Guide to Secure Base Counseling book cover

    Loss, Grief, and Attachment in Life Transitions

    A Clinician’s Guide to Secure Base Counseling, 1st Edition

    By Jakob van Wielink, Leo Wilhelm, Denise van Geelen-Merks

    Loss, Grief, and Attachment in Life Transitions gives readers an attachment-informed grief counseling framework and a new way of understanding non-death loss and its treatment. Loss and grief are viewed through a wide-angle lens with relevance to the whole of human life, including the important…

    Paperback – 2019-08-12 
    Routledge
    Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

  • Understanding Tuberculosis and its Control: Anthropological and Ethnographic Approaches book cover

    Understanding Tuberculosis and its Control

    Anthropological and Ethnographic Approaches, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helen Macdonald, Ian Harper

    Over the last two decades attempts to control the problem of tuberculosis have become increasingly more complex, as countries adopt and adapt to evolving global TB strategies. Significant funding has also increased apace; diagnostic possibilities have evolved; and greater attention is being paid to…

    Paperback – 2019-07-09 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Tourette Syndrome: A guide to symptoms, management and treatment book cover

    Understanding Tourette Syndrome

    A guide to symptoms, management and treatment, 1st Edition

    By Carlotta Zanaboni Dina, Mauro Porta

    Understanding Tourette Syndrome sets out concise, evidence-based guidelines on this developmental disorder by combining an exploration of signs, diagnosis and treatment with a broader psychosocial approach. Zanaboni and Mauro outline the various symptoms of the disease, including tics, echolalia,…

    Paperback – 2019-07-08 
    Routledge
    Understanding Atypical Development

  • Self-Tracking, Health and Medicine: Sociological Perspectives book cover

    Self-Tracking, Health and Medicine

    Sociological Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Deborah Lupton

    Self-tracking practices are part of many health and medical domains. The introduction of digital technologies such as smartphones, tablet computers, apps, social media platforms, dedicated patient support sites and wireless devices for medical monitoring has contributed to the expansion of…

    Paperback – 2019-06-15 
    Routledge

  • Sexual Health Protection, Culture and Community: Contributions of Anthropology to Community Health Education Approaches book cover

    Sexual Health Protection, Culture and Community

    Contributions of Anthropology to Community Health Education Approaches, 1st Edition

    By Idali M Torres, Margaret R Weeks

    This represents the third time our journal, the "International Quarterly of Community Health Education" has run a special issue. This one, "Sexual Health Protection, Culture, and Community: Contributions of Anthropology to Community Health Education", represents perhaps the most comprehensive…

    Hardback – 2019-06-06 
    Routledge

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