Taylor & Francis India: Health and Social Care

  • Korean Adoptees and Transnational Adoption: Embodiment and Emotion book cover

    Korean Adoptees and Transnational Adoption

    Embodiment and Emotion, 1st Edition

    By Jessica Walton

    This book investigates the experiences of South Koreans adopted into Western families and the complexity of what it means to ‘feel identity’ beyond what is written in official adoption files. Korean Adoptees and Transnational Adoption is based on ethnographic fieldwork in South Korea and…

    Hardback – 2019-04-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Korean Studies

  • Practical Justice: Principles, Practice and Social Change book cover

    Practical Justice: Principles, Practice and Social Change

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Aggleton, Alex Broom, Jeremy Moss

    This volume engages with questions of justice and equality, and how these can be achieved in modern society. It explores how theory and research can inform policy and practice to bring about real change in people’s lives, helping readers understand and interrogate patterns and causes of inequality,…

    Hardback – 2019-04-10 
    Routledge

  • Welfare and Social Protection in Contemporary Latin America book cover

    Welfare and Social Protection in Contemporary Latin America

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gibrán Cruz-Martínez

    Social protection serves as an important development tool, helping to alleviate deprivation, reduce social risks, raise household income, and develop human capital. This book brings together an interdisciplinary team of international experts to analyse social protection systems and welfare regimes…

    Hardback – 2019-04-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Latin American Development

  • Imprisoned Fathers: Responding to a Growing Concern book cover

    Imprisoned Fathers

    Responding to a Growing Concern, 1st Edition

    Edited by Catherine Flynn, Michelle Butler

    This volume specifically examines current concerns about imprisoned fathers and highlights best practices with a group of children and parents who present significant vulnerabilities. It brings together contemporary works in this area, to share and consolidate knowledge, to encourage comparisons…

    Hardback – 2019-04-08 
    Routledge

  • Planning Australia’s Healthy Built Environments book cover

    Planning Australia’s Healthy Built Environments

    1st Edition

    By Jennifer L. Kent, Susan Thompson

    Planning Australia’s Healthy Built Environments shines a quintessentially Australian light on the links between land use planning and human health. A burgeoning body of empirical research demonstrates the ways urban structure and governance influences human health—and Australia is playing a…

    Hardback – 2019-04-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Trauma and Resilience in the Lives of Contemporary Native Americans: Reclaiming our Balance, Restoring our Wellbeing book cover

    Trauma and Resilience in the Lives of Contemporary Native Americans

    Reclaiming our Balance, Restoring our Wellbeing, 1st Edition

    By Hilary N. Weaver

    Indigenous Peoples around the world and our allies often reflect on the many challenges that continue to confront us, the reasons behind health, economic, and social disparities, and the best ways forward to a healthy future. This book draws on theoretical, conceptual, and evidence-based…

    Paperback – 2019-04-05 
    Routledge

  • Trauma, Women’s Mental Health, and Social Justice: Pitfalls and Possibilities book cover

    Trauma, Women’s Mental Health, and Social Justice

    Pitfalls and Possibilities, 1st Edition

    By Emma Tseris

    This book argues that while notions of trauma in mental health hold promise for the advancement of women’s rights, the mainstreaming of trauma treatments and therapies has had mixed implications, sometimes replacing genuine social change efforts with new forms of female oppression by psychiatry. It…

    Hardback – 2019-04-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Human Fatigue: Evolution, Health and Performance book cover

    Human Fatigue

    Evolution, Health and Performance, 1st Edition

    By Francesco E. Marino

    Fatigue is a condition spanning the breadth of human functioning in health and disease and is a central concern in sport and exercise. Even so we are yet to fully understand its causes. One reason for this lack of understanding is that we seldom consider fatigue from an evolutionary perspective -…

    Hardback – 2019-04-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Sport and Exercise Science

  • The Religious Roots of American Sociology book cover

    The Religious Roots of American Sociology

    1st Edition

    By Cecil E. Greek

    This book, first published in 1992, demonstrates that American sociology has deep religious roots which continue, both directly and indirectly, to influence the discipline today. Early American sociology was closely aligned with the social gospel movement in Protestantism, which hope to make use of…

    Hardback – 2019-04-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Religion

  • Religion, Aging and Health: A Global Perspective: Compiled by the World Health Organization book cover

    Religion, Aging and Health

    A Global Perspective: Compiled by the World Health Organization, 1st Edition

    Edited by William M. Clements

    This book, first published in 1989, attempts to identify from within religious cultures those elements of tradition, behaviour and lifestyle that are health protective in that, by adhering to them, physical, mental and social wellbeing will be maintained as people grow old. It examines how…

    Hardback – 2019-04-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Religion

  • The Religion of Ethnicity: Belief and Belonging in a Greek-American Community book cover

    The Religion of Ethnicity

    Belief and Belonging in a Greek-American Community, 1st Edition

    By Gary A. Kunkelman

    The integrative role of religion has been a recurrent theme of sociological and anthropological theory. This role is apparent in the Greek-American community; religion functions as a cement of the social fabric. Indeed, it would be hard to overestimate the role of Greek Orthodoxy in joining people…

    Hardback – 2019-04-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Religion

  • Sociology of Religion book cover

    Sociology of Religion

    1st Edition

    By Joachim Wach

    This book, first published in 1947, presents the then-new subject of sociology of religion in systematic and historical theology and in the science of religion, in political theory and the social sciences, in philosophy and psychology, in philology and anthropology. Its intention is to bridge the…

    Hardback – 2019-04-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Sociology of Religion

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