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 – 2019-03-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Korean Studies

  • A Sensory Sociology of Autism: Habitual Favourites book cover

    A Sensory Sociology of Autism

    Habitual Favourites, 1st Edition

    By Robert Rourke

    This innovative book places the sensory experiences of autistic individuals within a sociological framework. It instigates new discussions around sensory experience, autism and how disability and ability can be reconceived. Autism is commonly understood to involve social and communication…

    Hardback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Disability Studies

  • Decolonised and Developmental Social Work: A Model from Nepal book cover

    Decolonised and Developmental Social Work

    A Model from Nepal, 1st Edition

    By Raj Yadav

    This is the first book to cover existing debates on decolonising and developmental social work whilst equipping readers with the understanding of how to translate the idea of decolonisation of social work into practice. Using new empirical data and an extensive detail of social, cultural, and…

    Hardback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge
    Indigenous and Environmental Social Work

  • The Intimate Lives of Disabled People book cover

    The Intimate Lives of Disabled People

    1st Edition

    By Kirsty Liddiard

    Disabled people are routinely assumed to lack the capabilities and capacities to embody and experience sexuality and desire, as well as the agency to love and be loved by others, and build their own families, if they so choose. Centring on the sexual, intimate and erotic lives of disabled people,…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge

  • Sociology, Health and the Fractured Society: A Critical Realist Account book cover

    Sociology, Health and the Fractured Society

    A Critical Realist Account, 1st Edition

    By Graham Scambler

    It is now accepted that many of the determinants of health and health care are social. This volume offers a philosophical and theoretical frame within which the nature and extent of this might be optimally examined. The analysis is rooted in Roy Bhaskar’s basic and dialectical critical realism,…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Critical Realism

  • Disability Identity and Marriage in Rural China book cover

    Disability Identity and Marriage in Rural China

    1st Edition

    By Jing Yang

    Based on data collected through in-depth fieldwork observation and interviews in Bai Township, this book examines how women with disabilities in rural Southwest China compensate for their disability identity through marriage. As the first book to theorize the married life of rural-based women with…

    Paperback – 2019-03-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Social Work, Social Policy and Social Development in Greater China

  • The Goddard Guide to Arthropods of Medical Importance book cover

    The Goddard Guide to Arthropods of Medical Importance

    7th Edition

    By Gail Miriam Moraru, Jerome Goddard II

    Key features: Includes an in-depth chapter with diagnostic aids to help physicians to recognize and accurately diagnose arthropod-related diseases and conditions more easily Updates all chapters with the latest medical and scientific findings, including Zika virus, red meat allergy, new viruses…

    Hardback – 2019-03-20
    CRC Press

  • Developmental and Adapted Physical Education: Making Ability Count book cover

    Developmental and Adapted Physical Education

    Making Ability Count, 6th Edition

    By Michael Horvat, Ronald V. Croce, Caterina Pesce, Ashley Eason Fallaize

    Now in a fully revised and updated 6th edition, reflecting changes in legislation and cutting-edge research, this is a complete introduction to adapted physical education, from the underpinning science to practical teaching strategies and program design. The book covers a broader range of…

    Paperback – 2019-03-20
    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 – 2019-03-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Supervision in Clinical Practice: A Practitioner's Guide book cover

    Supervision in Clinical Practice

    A Practitioner's Guide, 3rd Edition

    By Joyce Scaife

    This fully updated edition of Supervision in Clinical Practice: A Practitioner’s Guide is packed with practical examples from personal and professional experience. Since the publication of the first two editions, health and social care organisations have become increasingly risk averse, resources…

    Paperback – 2019-03-14
    Routledge

  • Developing Early Literacy Skills: Practical Ideas and Activities book cover

    Developing Early Literacy Skills

    Practical Ideas and Activities, 2nd Edition

    By Katharine Bodle

    A valuable resource for professionals working with pre-school children, or with older children lacking basic literacy skills, this book provides practical photocopiable activities to develop the early skills required for success with literacy. Includes: rhyming activities; alphabet activities;…

    Paperback – 2019-03-14
    Routledge

  • Injecting Bodies in More-than-Human Worlds book cover

    Injecting Bodies in More-than-Human Worlds

    1st Edition

    By Fay Dennis

    Drug use is widely understood in terms of its subjects, substances and settings. But what happens when these distinctions start to blur? Injecting Bodies in More-than-Human Worlds moves away from a hierarchical conceptualisation of drug use based on its subjects and their objects, offering unique…

    Hardback – 2019-03-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness

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