Taylor & Francis India: Health and Social Care

  • Health Psychology book cover

    Health Psychology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Daryl O'Connor, Rory O'Connor

    In today’s sick world, the application of psychological research and methods to issues about and around health could not be more important. Health psychologists pursue ambitious goals, including: the promotion and maintenance of health; the prevention and management of illness; the improvement of…

    Hardback – 2017-09-25
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Psychology

  • The History of Nursing book cover

    The History of Nursing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christine Hallett

    The History of Nursing is a complex, shifting discipline engaged in an ongoing search for identity and purpose. If its earliest works were celebratory narratives of ‘great deeds’ and ‘influential nurses’, dominated by biographies of Florence Nightingale and tropes of imperial womanhood, then from…

    Hardback – 2015-11-05
    Routledge
    Major Themes in Health and Social Welfare

  • Healthy Cities book cover

    Healthy Cities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jason Corburn

    While the fields of modern city planning and public health emerged together in the nineteenth century to address urban inequities and infectious diseases, they were largely disconnected for much of the twentieth century. In the twenty-first century, planning and public health are…

    Hardback – 2015-07-16
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Built Environment

  • Gender, Poverty, and Development book cover

    Gender, Poverty, and Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sylvia Chant, Gwendolyn Beetham

    Serious research into the problematic and contested relationship between notions of gender, poverty, and development continues to blossom. Indeed, the work of scholars in this cross-disciplinary field supports numerous international journals, regional organizations, and global conferences. Moreover…

    Hardback – 2014-09-15
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Development Studies

  • Suicide book cover

    Suicide

    1st Edition

    Edited by Keith Hawton, Rory C. O'Connor

    Suicide is increasingly recognized as a major global issue of public health, with far-reaching social, economic, and emotional consequences. The World Health Organization estimates that around 800,000 people die each year by suicide, with suicide attempts perhaps up to twenty times more frequent…

    Hardback – 2012-11-19
    Routledge
    Major Themes in Health and Social Welfare

  • Health Security and Governance book cover

    Health Security and Governance

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nicholas Thomas

    It is increasingly recognized that the pandemic potential of many diseases holds the power to wreck economies, divide societies, and, indeed, to jeopardize the viability of nation states. In consequence, there is a growing—and urgent—need to understand and address such threats. As research in and…

    Hardback – 2012-07-19
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Military, Strategic, and Security Studies

  • Gender and Health book cover

    Gender and Health

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kate Hunt, Ellen Annandale

    Publisher’s note: The publishers would like to confirm that for Volume 1: ‘Theoretical and Methodological Developments’ and Volume 3: ‘Gender and Healthcare’ Ellen Annandale was the lead editor and lead author of the introductions. Kate Hunt was the lead editor for Volume 2: ‘Understanding the…

    Hardback – 2011-10-17
    Routledge
    Major Themes in Health and Social Welfare

  • Health and Inequality book cover

    Health and Inequality

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kate Pickett, Richard Wilkinson

    Some groups of people are healthier than others. Overwhelmingly, for almost all kinds of morbidity and mortality, groups at the bottom of the social scale are less healthy than those at the top. But this simple observation describes a complex phenomenon that has become a major focus of research,…

    Hardback – 2008-10-14
    Routledge
    Major Themes in Health and Social Welfare

  • Mental Health book cover

    Mental Health

    1st Edition

    Edited by Teresa Scheid

    Mental health and illness is one of the most fascinating and contested interdisciplinary areas of research, theory, and study. Scholars from fields such as psychology, sociology, social work, and law have, in particular, contributed to a rich literature which revolves around a number of key…

    Hardback – 2008-09-05
    Routledge
    Major Themes in Health and Social Welfare

  • Social Work book cover

    Social Work

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ann Buchanan

    With just over a century of history, social work has come of age as a powerful global profession in possession of its own body of knowledge based on research, skills, competence, and an international value system with a code of ethics. Today, social work has developed from humble origins to become…

    Hardback – 2008-04-01
    Routledge
    Major Themes in Health and Social Welfare

  • Addiction book cover

    Addiction

    1st Edition

    Edited by Moira Plant, Martin Plant

    Millions of us make use of psychoactive—or mind-altering—drugs. Such drugs, both legal and otherwise, can cause pleasure or pain (or both). So, too, can sex, gambling, shopping, dieting, exercise, and Internet use. ‘Addiction’ or ‘dependence’ on substances like alcohol, tobacco, illicit and…

    Hardback – 2007-11-29
    Routledge
    Major Themes in Health and Social Welfare

  • Death, Dying and Bereavement (4 volumes): Major Themes in Health and Social Welfare book cover

    Death, Dying and Bereavement (4 volumes)

    Major Themes in Health and Social Welfare, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ken Doka

    The study of death and dying truly crosses disciplinary boundaries. Scholars in the field represent a wide spectrum of disciplines in medicine, nursing, social work, sociology, psychology, philosophy, health education and the humanities. The volumes in this collection therefore take a broad and…

    Hardback – 2006-11-30
    Routledge
    Major Themes in Health and Social Welfare

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