Taylor & Francis India: Health and Social Care

  • 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

  • Routledge Handbook of Food and Nutrition Security book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Food and Nutrition Security

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bill Pritchard, Rodomiro Ortiz, Meera Shekar

    The concept of food and nutrition security has evolved and risen to the top of the international policy agenda over the last decade. Yet it is a complex and multi-faceted issue, requiring a broad and inter-disciplinary perspective for full understanding. This Handbook represents the most…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • Transnational Social Work and Social Welfare: Challenges for the Social Work Profession book cover

    Transnational Social Work and Social Welfare

    Challenges for the Social Work Profession, 1st Edition

    Edited by Beatrix Schwarzer, Ursula Kämmerer-Rütten, Alexandra Schleyer-Lindenmann, Yafang Wang

    The underlying frame of social work is the nation state, and it is from within the state that welfare strategies and social policies are devised and implemented. However, post-colonialism, globalisation, migration and the associated implications for human rights, social justice and social welfare…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

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