• New Directions in the Sociology of Higher Education book cover

    New Directions in the Sociology of Higher Education

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pamela Abbott, Geoff Payne

    New Directions in the Sociology of Health links a number of contemporary issues to a broader sociological framework. It discusses health policy and programmes aimed at public concerns like AIDS, drug use, tranquilizer dependency and alcohol abuse. The work of a para-medical and lay workers – not…

    Paperback – 2020-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: British Sociological Association

  • Health and the Division of Labour book cover

    Health and the Division of Labour

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Dingwall, Christian Heath, Margaret Reid, Margaret Stacey

    Originally published in 1978, Health and the Division of Labour examines problems and tensions experienced in health work. The papers analyse inter- and intra-occupational rivalry and consider the impact of new forms of managerial rationality upon the traditional divisions of tasks and prestige in…

    Paperback – 2020-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: British Sociological Association

  • Parent Education for the Critical 1000 Days book cover

    Parent Education for the Critical 1000 Days

    1st Edition

    By Mary L. Nolan

    As research in neuroscience increasingly points to the unparalleled influence of the first 1000 days of life from conception to two years of age in determining the baby’s life trajectory, the need for high quality early parenting education delivered by knowledgeable and dedicated professionals…

    Paperback – 2020-03-18 
    Routledge

  • Educational Standards for Nurses: With Other Addresses on Nursing Subjects book cover

    Educational Standards for Nurses

    With Other Addresses on Nursing Subjects, 1st Edition

    By Isabel Hampton Robb

    Originally published in 1907, this title was one of several influential textbooks on nursing written by Isabel Hampton Robb, a nursing theorist. The first superintendent of nurses at Johns Hopkins School of Nursing she helped to found key organizations for nurses in the USA. Her work in nursing has…

    Paperback – 2020-03-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Listening to Women After Childbirth book cover

    Listening to Women After Childbirth

    1st Edition

    By Alison Brodrick, Emma Williamson

    It is vital that healthcare practitioners understand the psychological impact of childbirth when caring for women. This accessible guide is designed to improve the care that women receive and, as a result, public health outcomes related to maternal and infant wellbeing. This book outlines how…

    Paperback – 2020-02-26 
    Routledge

  • Creative Drama Groupwork for People with Learning Difficulties book cover

    Creative Drama Groupwork for People with Learning Difficulties

    2nd Edition

    By Anna Chesner

    The revised second edition of this practical manual is filled with easy-to-follow exercises and activities designed to facilitate creative drama sessions for people with learning difficulties. The activities in this book bring together music, theatre, movement and storytelling to not only develop…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25 
    Routledge

  • Nursing and Humanities book cover

    Nursing and Humanities

    1st Edition

    By Graham McCaffrey

    Nursing and Humanities offers a way to think through the relationship between nursing and the humanities, in the context of the pluralistic nature of a practice profession that requires exact scientific and technical knowledge applied in complex, dynamic situations of human relating. It outlines…

    Hardback – 2020-02-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Nursing and Midwifery

  • Paradoxes in Nurses’ Identity, Culture and Image: The Shadow Side of Nursing book cover

    Paradoxes in Nurses’ Identity, Culture and Image

    The Shadow Side of Nursing, 1st Edition

    By Margaret McAllister, Donna Lee Brien

    This book examines some of the more disturbing representations of nurses in popular culture, to understand nursing’s complex identities, challenges and future directions. It critically analyses disquieting representations of nurses who don’t care, who kill, who inspire fear or who do not comply…

    Hardback – 2020-02-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Nursing and Midwifery

  • Individual Liberty and Medical Control book cover

    Individual Liberty and Medical Control

    1st Edition

    By Heta Häyry

    Published in 1998, this book addresses the moral, social and political problems emerging from the practice of healing and caring, biomedical research and the provision of health care services. The primary aim of many professional bioethicists is, of late, to solve as efficiently as possible, the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Nurses Work: An Analysis of the UK Nursing Labour Market book cover

    Nurses Work

    An Analysis of the UK Nursing Labour Market, 1st Edition

    By James Buchan, Ian Seccombe, Gabrielle Smith

    First published in 1998, this volume emerged in the context of rapidly developing nursing and health care fields and features contributions on areas in the NHS and private nursing including nurses’ pay and education, the gender balance in the nursing labour market, working patterns, employment…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Nursing Power and Social Judgement: An Interpretive Ethnography of a Hospital Ward book cover

    Nursing Power and Social Judgement

    An Interpretive Ethnography of a Hospital Ward, 1st Edition

    By Martin Johnson

    First published in 1997, this work makes a substantial reexamination of the social processes behind the labelling of patients in hospital care. Taking an interpretive perspective, the author analyzes the social construction of patient labels identifying strategies for and the consequences of giving…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Reproducing Narrative: Gender, Reproduction and Law book cover

    Reproducing Narrative

    Gender, Reproduction and Law, 1st Edition

    By Michael Thomson

    First published in 1998, Reproducing Narrative sets out to interrogate a number of medico-legal reproductive discourses. Recognizing that these dialogues are heavily imprecated in broader social, political and economic discourses it is contended that responses to reproductive issues are influenced…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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