Taylor & Francis India: Health and Social Care

  • Advances in Understanding Advocacy and Improving Policy Practice Education: Recent applications of theory and evidence book cover

    Advances in Understanding Advocacy and Improving Policy Practice Education

    Recent applications of theory and evidence, 1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Hoefer

    A perennial issue in social work is the lack of clear evidence showing how to be a successful advocate and how to create enthusiasm among students for policy practice. Researchers are now applying theory to understand better the topics of effective social work advocacy and policy practice. The…

    Paperback – 2018-09-04
    Routledge

  • Delivering Resilient Health Care book cover

    Delivering Resilient Health Care

    1st Edition

    Edited by Erik Hollnagel, Jeffrey Braithwaite, Robert L. Wears

    Health care is under tremendous pressure regarding efficiency, safety, and economic viability. It has responded by adopting techniques that have been useful in other industries, such as quality management, lean production, and high reliability – although with limited, and all-too-often…

    Paperback – 2018-08-30
    Routledge

  • Rural Jail Reentry: Offender Needs and Challenges book cover

    Rural Jail Reentry

    Offender Needs and Challenges, 1st Edition

    By Kyle C. Ward

    Today’s high recidivism rates, combined with the rising costs of jails and prisons, are increasingly seen as problems that must be addressed on both moral and financial grounds. Research on prison and jail reentry typically focuses on barriers stemming from employment, housing, mental health, and…

    Paperback – 2018-08-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Corrections

  • Causality, Probability, and Medicine book cover

    Causality, Probability, and Medicine

    1st Edition

    By Donald Gillies

    Why is understanding causation so important in philosophy and the sciences? Should causation be defined in terms of probability? Whilst causation plays a major role in theories and concepts of medicine, little attempt has been made to connect causation and probability with medicine itself.…

    Paperback – 2018-08-22
    Routledge

  • Violent and Sexual Offenders: Assessment, Treatment and Management book cover

    Violent and Sexual Offenders

    Assessment, Treatment and Management, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Jane L. Ireland, Carol A. Ireland, Philip Birch

    Building on the success of the first edition and the growth of research in the field over the past decade, this book offers an authoritative overview of the assessment, treatment, and management of violent and sexual offenders. This new and expanded edition reflects the considerable developments in…

    Paperback – 2018-08-22
    Routledge

  • Juvenile Justice in Europe: Past, Present and Future book cover

    Juvenile Justice in Europe

    Past, Present and Future, 1st Edition

    Edited by Barry Goldson

    At a time when Europe is witnessing major cultural, social, economic and political challenges and transformations, this book brings together leading researchers and experts to consider a range of pressing questions relating to the historical origins, contemporary manifestations and future prospects…

    Paperback – 2018-08-20
    Routledge

  • Living with Frailty: From Assets and Deficits to Resilience book cover

    Living with Frailty

    From Assets and Deficits to Resilience, 1st Edition

    By Shibley Rahman

    Increasingly, we question ‘what makes us healthy?’, as well as ‘what makes us ill?’. What does this shift mean for frailty? Almost wholly defined in negative terms, the term ‘frail’ tends to refer to a group of older people who are at highest risk of adverse outcomes such as falls, infections,…

    Paperback – 2018-08-20
    Routledge

  • Art Therapy for Social Justice: Radical Intersections book cover

    Art Therapy for Social Justice

    Radical Intersections, 1st Edition

    Edited by Savneet K. Talwar

    Art Therapy for Social Justice seeks to open a conversation about the cultural turn in art therapy to explore the critical intersection of social change and social justice. By moving the practice of art therapy beyond standard individualized treatment models, the authors promote scholarship and…

    Paperback – 2018-08-15
    Routledge

  • Occupational Health and Safety: International Influences and the New Epidemics book cover

    Occupational Health and Safety

    International Influences and the New Epidemics, 1st Edition

    By Chris Peterson, Claire Mayhew

    This text provides a theoretical and empirical approach to investigating the nature of emerging OSH (Occupational Health and Safety) epidemics across the industrialized world. The author of each chapter in this book deals with exposure to a particular OSH hazard and examines the epidemic nature of…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Policy, Politics, Health and Medicine Series

  • Stress at Work: A Sociological Perspective book cover

    Stress at Work

    A Sociological Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Chris Peterson

    This book provides a theoretical background to occupational stress, and traces the early work of Hans Selye and the development of bio-physiological, psychological and then sociological models of stress. It also reports on a study of stress and ill-health in a large manufacturing organisation in…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Policy, Politics, Health and Medicine Series

  • Heavenly Hurts: Surviving AIDS-related Deaths and Losses book cover

    Heavenly Hurts

    Surviving AIDS-related Deaths and Losses, 1st Edition

    By Sandra Jacoby Klein

    "Heavenly Hurts Surviving AIDS-Related Deaths and Losses" imparts vital information for anyone touched by deaths and losses of HIV/AIDS. In the AIDS pandemic, efforts are focused on persons living with AIDS (PLWA). Neglected are professional and non-professional caregivers, families, and friends.…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Death, Value and Meaning Series

  • Ethics in Participatory Research for Health and Social Well-Being: Cases and Commentaries book cover

    Ethics in Participatory Research for Health and Social Well-Being

    Cases and Commentaries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sarah Banks, Mary Brydon-Miller

    Participatory research is well-established as an approach involving people with a direct interest in, or experience of, the issue being studied in carrying out research. However, it raises unique and challenging ethical issues. Traditional concerns with respect for the rights to confidentiality,…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

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