• Critical Reflection in Context: Applications in Health and Social Care book cover

    Critical Reflection in Context

    Applications in Health and Social Care, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jan Fook, Fiona Gardner

    Critical reflection enables practitioners – especially those within health and social care –to theorise from their own practice, improving and developing their work and practising both creatively and professionally. This book provides an accessible overview of the influential Fook/Gardner Critical…

    Paperback – 2012-09-27
    Routledge

  • Responding to Men in Crisis book cover

    Responding to Men in Crisis

    1st Edition

    By Brian Taylor

    Responding to Men in Crisis is based on new research looking at gendered assumptions about rationality and men's mental health. It looks at postmodern theory in relation to masculinities and madness, and discusses key contemporary debates in political uses of risk, dangerousness and so on. The…

    Paperback – 2012-09-12
    Routledge

  • Occupational Health Services: A Practical Approach book cover

    Occupational Health Services

    A Practical Approach, 2nd Edition

    By Tee L. Guidotti, M. Suzanne Arnold, David G. Lukcso, Judith Green-McKenzie, Joel Bender, Mark A. Rothstein, Frank H. Leone, Karen O'Hara, Marion Stecklow

    Workers and their families, employers, and society as a whole benefit when providers deliver the best quality of care to injured workers and when they know how to provide effective services for both prevention and fitness for duty and understand why, instead of just following regulations. Designed…

    Paperback – 2012-09-08
    Routledge

  • Learning in the Workplace: A Toolkit for Facilitating Learning and Assessment in Health and Social Care Settings book cover

    Learning in the Workplace

    A Toolkit for Facilitating Learning and Assessment in Health and Social Care Settings, 2nd Edition

    By Joan Mulholland, Chris Turnock

    This toolkit is designed for preparing health and social care practitioners for their role in facilitating learning in their workplace. It enables readers to recognise learning opportunities, communicate their professional knowledge, provide students with appropriate support, judge performance,…

    Paperback – 2012-09-04
    Routledge

  • Fever Hospitals and Fever Nurses: A British Social History of Fever Nurses: A National Service book cover

    Fever Hospitals and Fever Nurses

    A British Social History of Fever Nurses: A National Service, 1st Edition

    By Margaret Currie

    This well researched book provides an interesting study of the development of fever hospitals and fever nursing, mainly in nineteenth and twentieth century Britain. It provides new insights into the development of nursing roles and nurse education and looks at the lives of key figures at that time.…

    Paperback – 2012-07-26
    Routledge

  • Education and the Culture of Consumption: Personalisation and the Social Order book cover

    Education and the Culture of Consumption

    Personalisation and the Social Order, 1st Edition

    By David Hartley

    For nearly 200 years the organisational form of the school has changed little. Bureaucracy has been its enduring form. The school has prepared the worker for the factory of mass production. It has created the 'mass consumer' to be content with accepting what is on offer, not what is wanted. However…

    Paperback – 2012-06-12
    Routledge

  • Population Mental Health: Evidence, Policy, and Public Health Practice book cover

    Population Mental Health

    Evidence, Policy, and Public Health Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Neal Cohen, Sandro Galea

    Over the last century public health efforts, such as immunization, safer food practices, public health education and promotion, improved sanitation, and water purification have been very successful in eradicating and controlling a host of diseases. The result has been a dramatic improvement in…

    Paperback – 2012-05-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Public Health

  • Communicating Clearly about Science and Medicine: Making Data Presentations as Simple as Possible ... But No Simpler book cover

    Communicating Clearly about Science and Medicine

    Making Data Presentations as Simple as Possible ... But No Simpler, 1st Edition

    By John Clare

    Scientific communication is challenging. The subject matter is complex and often requires a certain level of knowledge to understand it correctly; describing hazard ratios, interpreting Kaplan Meier curves and explaining confounding factors is different from talking about a new car or clothing…

    Paperback – 2012-04-28
    Routledge

  • Health Equity, Social Justice and Human Rights book cover

    Health Equity, Social Justice and Human Rights

    1st Edition

    By Ann Taket

    Important links between health and human rights are increasingly recognised and human rights can be viewed as one of the social determinants of health. Furthermore, a human rights framework provides an excellent foundation for advocacy on health inequalities, a value-based alternative to views of…

    Paperback – 2012-04-23
    Routledge

  • Nursing and Women’s Labour in the Nineteenth Century: The Quest for Independence book cover

    Nursing and Women’s Labour in the Nineteenth Century

    The Quest for Independence, 1st Edition

    By Sue Hawkins

    This book presents a new examination of Victorian nurses which challenges commonly-held assumptions about their character and motivation. Nineteenth century nursing history has, until now, concentrated almost exclusively on nurse leaders, on the development of nursing as a profession and the…

    Paperback – 2012-04-16
    Routledge

  • The Multisensory Handbook: A guide for children and adults with sensory learning disabilities book cover

    The Multisensory Handbook

    A guide for children and adults with sensory learning disabilities, 1st Edition

    By Paul Pagliano

    Do you support a child or adult with sensory perceptual issues or cognitive impairment? For people with challenging sensory and cognitive conditions, everyday life can become so unpredictable and chaotic that over time, lack of engagement can often lead to a state of learned helplessness. In this…

    Paperback – 2012-04-11
    Routledge

  • A Social History of Maternity and Childbirth: Key Themes in Maternity Care book cover

    A Social History of Maternity and Childbirth

    Key Themes in Maternity Care, 1st Edition

    By Tania McIntosh

    People are fascinated by stories of childbirth, and the sources to document maternity in Britain in the twentieth century are rich and varied. This book puts the history of maternity in England into its wider social context, highlighting areas of change and continuity, and charting the development…

    Paperback – 2012-03-05
    Routledge

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