Taylor & Francis India: Health and Social Care

  • Children as Agents in Their Worlds: A Critical, Psychosocial Perspective book cover

    Children as Agents in Their Worlds

    A Critical, Psychosocial Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Sheila Greene, Elizabeth Nixon

    Are children the passive recipients of influence from their parents and from society? Is their development determined by their genes and their neurons, or do they have the capacity to think about and influence their own lives and the world around them? Are they agents, and what do we mean by agency…

    Paperback – 2020-04-02 
    Routledge

  • Social Medicine and the Coming Transformation book cover

    Social Medicine and the Coming Transformation

    1st Edition

    By Howard Waitzkin, Alina Pérez, Matt Anderson

    Social medicine, starting two centuries ago, has shown that social conditions affect health and illness more than biology does, and social change affects the outcomes of health and illness more than health services do. Understanding and exposing sickness-generating structures in society helps…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Brokering Circular Labour Migration: A Mobile Ethnography of Migrant Care Workers’ Journey to Switzerland book cover

    Brokering Circular Labour Migration

    A Mobile Ethnography of Migrant Care Workers’ Journey to Switzerland, 1st Edition

    By Huey Shy Chau

    This book examines the commercialisation of domestic and care work through private agencies organising transnational care arrangements by brokering migrant workers. The book focuses on the emergence of private for-profit home care agencies post the 2011 extension of the Free Movement of Workers to…

    Hardback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Studies of Women and Place

  • Disaster Mental Health Community Planning: A Manual for Trauma-Informed Collaboration book cover

    Disaster Mental Health Community Planning

    A Manual for Trauma-Informed Collaboration, 1st Edition

    By Robert W. Schmidt, Sharon L. Cohen

    Disaster Mental Health Community Planning is a step-by-step guide to developing mental health disaster plans, assisting communities to act on long-term resilience and recovery. As disasters continue to increase in severity and number, with 16% of survivors identified as potential PTSD victims if…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Cost-Benefit Analysis in Urban & Regional Planning book cover

    Cost-Benefit Analysis in Urban & Regional Planning

    1st Edition

    By John A. Schofield

    Originally published in 1987, Cost-Benefit Analysis in Urban and Regional Planning, outlines the theory and practice of cost-benefit analysis (CBA) in the context of urban and regional planning. The theory of CBA is developed with examples to illustrate the principles, it also deals with details of…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Planning

  • Masculinity and Body Weight in Japan: Grappling with Metabolic Syndrome book cover

    Masculinity and Body Weight in Japan

    Grappling with Metabolic Syndrome, 1st Edition

    By Genaro Castro-Vázquez

    Drawing on the concept of the somatic self, Castro-Vázquez explores how Japanese men think about, express and interpret their experiences concerning bodyweight control. Based on an extensive ethnographic investigation, this book offers a compelling analysis of male obesity and overweight in Japan…

    Hardback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

  • Health Equity, Social Justice and Human Rights book cover

    Health Equity, Social Justice and Human Rights

    2nd Edition

    By Fiona H McKay, Ann Taket

    This text demystifies systems set up for the protection and promotion of human rights globally, regionally and nationally. It explores the use and usefulness of rights-based approaches as an important part of the toolbox available to health and welfare professionals and community members working in…

    Paperback – 2020-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Children in Social Movements: Rethinking Agency, Mobilization and Rights book cover

    Children in Social Movements

    Rethinking Agency, Mobilization and Rights, 1st Edition

    By Diane M. Rodgers

    Children’s participation in social movements is presented through a theoretical typology consisting of strategic participants, participants by default and active participants. This range of participation accounts for the social location of children historically and internationally, calling for…

    Hardback – 2020-03-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Who Put the Spell into Spelling?: An Illustrated Storybook to Support Children with Fun Rules for Tricky Spellings book cover

    Who Put the Spell into Spelling?

    An Illustrated Storybook to Support Children with Fun Rules for Tricky Spellings, 1st Edition

    By Georgie Cooney

    This beautifully illustrated storybook has been created to support learners who, after acquiring the basics of reading and writing, have struggled to organically grasp the rules that govern spelling in the English language. The colourful storybook tells the story of the ‘Super Spelling School for…

    Paperback – 2020-03-26 
    Routledge
    Fun Rules for Tricky Spellings

  • Supporting Children with Fun Rules for Tricky Spellings: An Illustrated Workbook book cover

    Supporting Children with Fun Rules for Tricky Spellings

    An Illustrated Workbook, 1st Edition

    By Georgie Cooney

    This activity book is designed to be used alongside the storybook, Who Put the Spell into Spelling? [ISBN: 978-0-367-43505-9]. This illustrated workbook has been created to support learners who, after acquiring the basics of reading and writing, have struggled to organically grasp the rules that…

    Paperback – 2020-03-26 
    Routledge

  • Supporting Children with Fun Rules for Tricky Spellings: An Illustrated Storybook and Workbook SET book cover

    Supporting Children with Fun Rules for Tricky Spellings

    An Illustrated Storybook and Workbook SET, 1st Edition

    By Georgie Cooney

    This beautifully illustrated storybook and workbook set has been created to support learners who, after acquiring the basics of reading and writing, have struggled to organically grasp the rules that govern spelling in the English language. The colourful storybook tells the story of the ‘Super…

    Paperback – 2020-03-26 
    Routledge

  • Peer Mentoring in Criminal Justice book cover

    Peer Mentoring in Criminal Justice

    1st Edition

    By Gillian Buck

    Peer mentoring is an increasingly popular criminal justice intervention in custodial and community settings. Peer mentors are community members, often with lived experiences of criminal justice, who work or volunteer to help people in rehabilitative settings. Despite the growth of peer mentoring…

    Hardback – 2020-03-26 
    Routledge
    International Series on Desistance and Rehabilitation

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