Taylor & Francis India: Health and Social Care

  • Biotech Juggernaut: Hope, Hype, and Hidden Agendas of Entrepreneurial BioScience book cover

    Biotech Juggernaut

    Hope, Hype, and Hidden Agendas of Entrepreneurial BioScience, 1st Edition

    By Tina Stevens, Stuart Newman

    Biotech Juggernaut: Hope, Hype, and Hidden Agendas of Entrepreneurial BioScience relates the intensifying effort of bioentrepreneurs to apply genetic engineering technologies to the human species and to extend the commercial reach of synthetic biology or "extreme genetic engineering." In 1980,…

    Paperback – 2019-02-01
    Routledge

  • From Birth to Sixteen: Children's Health, Social, Emotional and Linguistic Development book cover

    From Birth to Sixteen

    Children's Health, Social, Emotional and Linguistic Development, 2nd Edition

    By Helen Cowie

    This new edition of From Birth to Sixteen outlines children’s physical, social, emotional and cognitive development from infancy through to adolescence. In both its practical application of research and its contribution to the assessment of child development, this text provides essential reading…

    Paperback – 2019-02-01
    Routledge

  • Shaping Children's Services book cover

    Shaping Children's Services

    1st Edition

    By Chris Hanvey

    This text is an authoritative analysis of current services for children and young people in the UK. Drawing upon European-wide data, this innovative book critiques the policies that have shaped today’s services, argues that the current system is insufficiently joined-up and outlines a radical new…

    Paperback – 2019-01-31
    Routledge

  • Women's Transitions from Prison: The Post-Release Experience book cover

    Women's Transitions from Prison

    The Post-Release Experience, 1st Edition

    By Rosemary Sheehan, Chris Trotter

    Women continue to be one of the fastest growing groups of offenders with an increasing group of women involved in the criminal justice system around the world. Whilst internationally women comprise a low percentage of the total prison population, there is an escalating use of custody inextricably…

    Paperback – 2019-01-31
    Routledge
    International Series on Desistance and Rehabilitation

  • Diversion in Youth Justice: What Can We Learn from Historical and Contemporary Practices? book cover

    Diversion in Youth Justice

    What Can We Learn from Historical and Contemporary Practices?, 1st Edition

    By Roger Smith

    Diversion in youth justice is a subject of enduring interest. It concerns the processes by which decisions are made about whether or not to prosecute young offenders, and this book explores the continuing debates and historical developments which shape these processes. The treatment of young…

    Paperback – 2019-01-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Women and Health: The Politics of Sex in Medicine book cover

    Women and Health

    The Politics of Sex in Medicine, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Fee

    In the face of the long domination of medical care by men, Women and Health explores from a variety of perspectives the twin issues of women in health care, and the health care of women. Specific sections address the women's health movement, birth control and childbirth, women in the health labor…

    Paperback – 2019-01-30
    Routledge
    Policy, Politics, Health and Medicine Series

  • The Political Economy of AIDS book cover

    The Political Economy of AIDS

    1st Edition

    By Merrill Singer

    Features a collection of seven research-based articles on AIDS. This work seeks to cut through popular misunderstanding and conventional ideas about the spread and impact of AIDS by employing a political economic perspective in the analysis of the epidemic in diverse settings.…

    Paperback – 2019-01-30
    Routledge
    Critical Approaches in the Health Social Sciences Series

  • Work Stress: Studies of the Context, Content and Outcomes of Stress: A Book of Readings book cover

    Work Stress

    Studies of the Context, Content and Outcomes of Stress: A Book of Readings, 1st Edition

    By Chris Peterson

    Sociologists and health experts from the U.K., Scandinavia, Australia, and the U.S. discuss issues surrounding stress in the workplace, including its causes and ways in which jobs can be designed to minimize it. The book is intended for professionals and students in occupational health and safety.…

    Paperback – 2019-01-30
    Routledge

  • Revival: Constitution and Health (1933) book cover

    Revival: Constitution and Health (1933)

    1st Edition

    By Raymond Pearl

    The material in this book is an expansion of a lecture given at the Army Medical Center, Washington, D.C., on May 15, 1933. I have thought it best to leave it in the somewhat informal discourse of the lecture platform. References to the literature, and other annotations, are numbered consecutively…

    Paperback – 2019-01-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • A Comparison of Eastern and Western Parenting: Programmes, Policies and Approaches book cover

    A Comparison of Eastern and Western Parenting

    Programmes, Policies and Approaches, 1st Edition

    By Low Yiu Tsang Andrew

    Parenting adolescents is a challenging task for parents. Professionals offer a range of support and parenting programmes to support parents. However, the importance of culturally adapting parenting programmes to benefit parents and their adolescent children hasn’t always been understood. This book…

    Hardback – 2019-01-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Asian Behavioural Sciences

  • Phenomenology of the Broken Body book cover

    Phenomenology of the Broken Body

    1st Edition

    Edited by Espen Dahl, Cassandra Falke, Thor Eirik Eriksen

    Some fundamental aspects of the lived body only become evident when it breaks down through illness, weakness or pain. From a phenomenological point of view, various breakdowns are worth analyzing for their own sake, and discussing them also opens up overlooked dimensions of our bodily constitution.…

    Hardback – 2019-01-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Phenomenology

  • The Anthropology of Epidemics book cover

    The Anthropology of Epidemics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ann H. Kelly, Frédéric Keck, Christos Lynteris

    Over the past decades, infectious disease epidemics have come to increasingly pose major global health challenges to humanity. The Anthropology of Epidemics approaches epidemics as total social phenomena: processes and events which encompass and exercise a transformational impact on social life…

    Hardback – 2019-01-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Health and Medical Anthropology

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