Taylor & Francis India: Health and Social Care

  • Rural Health and Aging Research: Theory, Methods, and Practical Applications book cover

    Rural Health and Aging Research

    Theory, Methods, and Practical Applications, 1st Edition

    By Wilbert M Gesler, Donna G Rabiner, Gordon H Defriese

    This book describes a wide-ranging set of research approaches which have been used to study the health care problems of adults living in rural areas. It shows how these approaches can be used to define health care problems, measure levels of illness and health, and evaluate health care practices.…

    Paperback – 2019-02-20
    Routledge
    Society and Aging Series

  • Life's End: Technocratic Dying in an Age of Spiritual Yearning book cover

    Life's End

    Technocratic Dying in an Age of Spiritual Yearning, 1st Edition

    By David Wendell Moller

    The explicit purpose of this book is to analyze dying and death in the cosmopolitan, modern setting. There is, however, an additional theme that is implicit in the analysis and observations. The portrait of dying, which is provided in the pages of the book, also tells us a great deal about life. It…

    Paperback – 2019-02-20
    Routledge

  • Health Care & Spirituality: Listening, Assessing, Caring book cover

    Health Care & Spirituality

    Listening, Assessing, Caring, 1st Edition

    By Richard B. Gilbert

    Few areas in life have experienced the rapid pace of change that has been the experience of health care. It's an area where nothing feels "safe" and everything is threatened with reexamination and redefinition. Accompanying this situation is a new appreciation for the human spirit and the gift of…

    Hardback – 2019-02-20
    Routledge
    Death, Value and Meaning Series

  • Progress in Preventing AIDS?: Dogma, Dissent and Innovation - Global Perspectives book cover

    Progress in Preventing AIDS?

    Dogma, Dissent and Innovation - Global Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By David Ross Buchanan, George Peter Cernada

    Originally published in the "International Quarterly of Community Health Education", this work presents twenty-one chapters about the state of HIV/AIDS prevention programs in a global context.…

    Hardback – 2019-02-20
    Routledge

  • Institutional Responses to Drug Demand in Central Europe book cover

    Institutional Responses to Drug Demand in Central Europe

    1st Edition

    By Flip Maas

    Edited by Patrick Kenis

    This title was first first published in 2002: Understanding the link between institutional contexts and drug problems is crucial to the process of developing appropriate drug policies and drug demand reduction strategies. However, this link is too often taken for granted, with most drug-related…

    Hardback – 2019-02-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Last Word on Eating Disorders Prevention book cover

    The Last Word on Eating Disorders Prevention

    1st Edition

    Edited by Leigh Cohn

    For the first time in one volume, many of the world’s most esteemed eating disorders prevention experts share their opinions and recommendations about future directions for the field. Employing "The Last Word" format of writing concise editorials about a focused area of research, authors from four…

    Paperback – 2019-02-20
    Routledge

  • Loneliness: A Social Problem book cover

    Loneliness

    A Social Problem, 1st Edition

    By Keming Yang

    In recent years its medical implications have brought loneliness to the centre of attention of mass media, government agents, and the general public. However, as this volume demonstrates, loneliness is not merely a psychological, individual, or health issue. In multiple ways, it is a serious social…

    Hardback – 2019-02-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Welfare Work with Immigrants and Refugees in a Social Democratic Welfare State book cover

    Welfare Work with Immigrants and Refugees in a Social Democratic Welfare State

    1st Edition

    By Trine Øland

    Welfare Work with Immigrants and Refugees in a Social Democratic Welfare State provides an ambiguous yet disturbing portrait of the inner workings of the Danish welfare state and its implications in a context of globalisation and migration. Through a sociological interview-study with welfare…

    Hardback – 2019-02-14
    Routledge

  • The Political Economy of HIV in Africa book cover

    The Political Economy of HIV in Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Deborah Johnston, Kevin Deane, Matteo Rizzo

    Biomedical revolutions seem to have radically altered the environment for HIV transmission: anti-retrovirals (ARVs) and drugs to reduce mother-to-child transmission promise to cut HIV transmission rates, as does male medical circumcision. However, the hopeful messages of UNAIDS are tempered with…

    Paperback – 2019-02-14
    Routledge

  • Autism: A New Introduction to Psychological Theory and Current Debate book cover

    Autism

    A New Introduction to Psychological Theory and Current Debate, 2nd Edition

    By Sue Fletcher-Watson, Francesca Happé

    Based on Francesca Happé’s best-selling textbook, Autism: An Introduction to Psychological Theory, this completely new edition provides a concise overview of contemporary psychological theories about autism. Fletcher-Watson and Happé explore the relationship between theories of autism at…

    Paperback – 2019-02-12
    Routledge

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Islamophobia book cover

    The Routledge International Handbook of Islamophobia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Irene Zempi, Imran Awan

    Islamophobic hate crimes have increased significantly following the terrorist attacks of 9/11 and 7/7. More recently, the rhetoric surrounding Trump’s election and presidency, Brexit, the rise of far-right groups and ISIS-inspired terrorist attacks worldwide have promoted a climate where…

    Hardback – 2019-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Blue Space, Health and Wellbeing: Hydrophilia Unbounded book cover

    Blue Space, Health and Wellbeing

    Hydrophilia Unbounded, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ronan Foley, Robin Kearns, Thomas Kistemann, Ben Wheeler

    Health geography makes critical contributions to contemporary and emerging interdisciplinary agendas of nature-based health and health-enabling places. Couched in theory and critical empirical work on nature and health, this book addresses questions on the relationships between water, health and…

    Hardback – 2019-02-12
    Routledge
    Geographies of Health Series

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