Taylor & Francis India: Health & Society

  • A Womb of Her Own: Women's Struggle for Sexual and Reproductive Autonomy book cover

    A Womb of Her Own

    Women's Struggle for Sexual and Reproductive Autonomy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ellen L.K. Toronto, Joann Ponder, Kristin Davisson, Maurine Kelber Kelly

    Gender and body-based distinctions continue to be a defining component of women’s identities, both in psychoanalytic treatment and in life. Although females have made progress in many areas, their status within the human community has remained unstable and subject to societal whim. A Womb of Her…

    Paperback – 2017-02-21
    Routledge

  • Integrative Pediatrics: Art, Science, and Clinical Application book cover

    Integrative Pediatrics

    Art, Science, and Clinical Application, 1st Edition

    By Hilary McClafferty

    Pediatric integrative medicine is a rapidly evolving field with great potential to improve the quality of preventive health in children and expand treatment options for children living with chronic disease. Many families actively use integrative therapies making familiarity with the field essential…

    Paperback – 2017-02-21
    Routledge

  • On the Politics of Ignorance in Nursing and Health Care: Knowing Ignorance book cover

    On the Politics of Ignorance in Nursing and Health Care

    Knowing Ignorance, 1st Edition

    By Amelie Perron, Trudy Rudge

    Ignorance is mostly framed as a void, a gap to be filled with appropriate knowledge. In nursing and health care, concerns about ignorance fuel searches for knowledge expected to bring certainty to care provision, preventing risk, accidents, or mistakes. This unique volume turns the focus on…

    Paperback – 2017-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Key Themes in Health and Society

  • World Religions for Healthcare Professionals book cover

    World Religions for Healthcare Professionals

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Siroj SSorajjakool, Mark F Carr, Julius J Nam, Siroj Sorajjakool, Mark F Carr, Ernest Bursey

    Religious beliefs and customs can significantly shape patients' and professionals' attitudes toward, and expectations of, healthcare, as well as their wishes and personal boundaries regarding such daily matters as dress, diet, prayer and touch. Undoubtedly, the sensitivity with which clinicians…

    Paperback – 2017-02-06
    Routledge

  • Northern Exposures: A Canadian Perspective on Occupational Health and Environment book cover

    Northern Exposures

    A Canadian Perspective on Occupational Health and Environment, 1st Edition

    By David Bennett, Charles Levenstein, Robert Forrant, John Wooding

    'Northern Exposures' is an important and thought-provoking book that shows how the labor movement has embraced environmental protection and is beginning to create a new and more sustainable vision for the future. Dave Bennett's knowledge and commitment shine through. He is, by turns, the skeptical…

    Paperback – 2017-02-06
    Routledge
    Work, Health and Environment Series

  • Exploring Evidence-based Practice: Debates and Challenges in Nursing book cover

    Exploring Evidence-based Practice

    Debates and Challenges in Nursing, 1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Lipscomb

    Despite sustained debate and progress the evolving thing that is evidence based nursing or practice (EBP) continues to dangle a variety of conceptual and practical loose threads. Moreover, when we think about what is being asked of students and registered or licenced practitioners in terms of&…

    Paperback – 2017-01-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Key Themes in Health and Society

  • Handbook of Traumatic Loss: A Guide to Theory and Practice book cover

    Handbook of Traumatic Loss

    A Guide to Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Neil Thompson, Gerry R. Cox, Robert G. Stevenson

    The Handbook of Traumatic Loss adopts a broad, holistic approach that recognizes traumatic loss much more fully as a multidimensional human phenomenon, not simply a medical condition. Initial chapters build a foundation for understanding traumatic loss and explore the many ways we respond to trauma…

    Paperback – 2017-01-24
    Routledge

  • Philosophies and Practices of Emancipatory Nursing: Social Justice as Praxis book cover

    Philosophies and Practices of Emancipatory Nursing

    Social Justice as Praxis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Paula N. Kagan, Marlaine C. Smith, Peggy L. Chinn

    *** Awarded First Place in the 2015 AJN Book of the Year Award in two categories - "History and Public Policy" and "Professional Issues" *** This anthology presents the philosophical and practice perspectives of nurse scholars whose works center on promoting nursing research, practice, and…

    Paperback – 2016-12-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Health and Social Welfare

  • Health and Safety Communication: A Practical Guide Forward book cover

    Health and Safety Communication

    A Practical Guide Forward, 1st Edition

    By David S. Anderson, Richard E. Miller

    Health and Safety Communication: A Practical Guide Forward is an easy introduction to the principles and practice of health and safety communications, providing all you need to know to design and implement communications efforts on a wide range of health and safety topics and issues. Whether…

    Paperback – 2016-12-16
    Routledge

  • Providing Compassionate Healthcare: Challenges in Policy and Practice book cover

    Providing Compassionate Healthcare

    Challenges in Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sue Shea, Robin Wynyard, Christos Lionis

    Despite the scope and sophistication of contemporary health care, there is increasing international concern about the perceived lack of compassion in its delivery. Citing evidence that when the basic needs of patients are attended to with kindness and understanding, recovery often takes place at a…

    Paperback – 2016-12-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Health and Social Policy

  • Perpetrators of Intimate Partner Sexual Violence: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Prevention, Recognition, and Intervention book cover

    Perpetrators of Intimate Partner Sexual Violence

    A Multidisciplinary Approach to Prevention, Recognition, and Intervention, 1st Edition

    Edited by Louise McOrmond-Plummer, Jennifer Y. Levy-Peck, Patricia Easteal

    Research shows that intimate partner sexual violence (IPSV) is the most common form of sexual assault. Professional focus is often on the victim, but more information is needed about the perpetrators in order to have a fuller understanding of this crime. The very nature of IPSV – sexual assault…

    Paperback – 2016-12-08
    Routledge

  • The Experience of Hearing Loss: Journey Through Aural Rehabilitation book cover

    The Experience of Hearing Loss

    Journey Through Aural Rehabilitation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vinaya Manchaiah, Berth Danermark

    Hearing loss is a common chronic condition which is often poorly recognized but can have multiple negative impacts, not just on the lives of those directly affected, but also those living with them. People with impaired hearing may begin a long and uncertain journey involving a number of key stages…

    Paperback – 2016-12-08
    Routledge

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