Nursing & Health

We offer a wide selection of books in nursing, midwifery, the sociology and anthropology of health and illness, public health, disability studies and health management. Our books range from introductory textbooks, to advanced modular texts, to topic-defining handbooks, to credible books for professionals, to cutting-edge research monographs.

Here you can browse our new titles, find out more about key texts, series and authors, or search by subject area or text type. Can't find what you're look for? Email us with your questions at Routledge Nursing, Healthcare & Social Work: routledgenhsw@informa.com 

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  • The New Psychology of Health: Unlocking the Social Cure book cover

    The New Psychology of Health

    Unlocking the Social Cure

    By Catherine Haslam, Jolanda Jetten, Tegan Cruwys, Genevieve Dingle, Alex Haslam

    Why do people who are more socially connected live longer and have better health than those who are socially isolated? Why are social ties at least as good for your health as not smoking, having a good diet, and taking regular exercise? Why is treatment more effective when there is an alliance…

    Paperback – 2018-04-24
    Routledge

  • Sexuality and Intellectual Disabilities: A Guide for Professionals book cover

    Sexuality and Intellectual Disabilities

    A Guide for Professionals

    By Andrew Maxwell Triska

    This book provides a concise overview of sexuality and gender identity in clients with intellectual disabilities for therapists, social workers, educators, and healthcare providers. It captures the social, political, and legal environment of the late 2010s and bridges the gap between research and…

    Paperback – 2018-04-24
    Routledge

  • Culturally Competent Compassion: A Guide for Healthcare Students and Practitioners book cover

    Culturally Competent Compassion

    A Guide for Healthcare Students and Practitioners

    By Irena Papadopoulos

    Bringing together the crucially important topics of cultural competence and compassion for the first time, this book explores how to practise ‘culturally competent compassion’ in healthcare settings – that is, understanding the suffering of others and wanting to do something about it using…

    Paperback – 2018-04-19
    Routledge

Journals

Routledge Health & Social Care Journals

Routledge publish a diverse, international list of over 100 journals across Public Health, Allied Health, Health Promotion, Ethics, Social Work, Social Policy and many more related areas. We are proud to publish in association with prestigious societies and organisations, and of our record in launching innovative new journals in emerging areas, adding to our extensive list of well-established titles.
Journals can be found on Taylor & Francis Online under these seven main headings:

  • Allied Health
  • Health and Society
  • Health Conditions
  • Midwifery
  • Nursing
  • Public Health Policy and Practice
  • Social Work and Social Policy

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  • Charlotte Endersby, Editor, Health and Social Care

    Charlotte Endersby commissions books across nursing, midwifery, public health, health management and the sociology of health and illness. She works on all product types from high level research monographs and handbooks to undergraduate textbooks and guides for professionals. Charlotte is currently providing maternity cover for Grace McInnes, Senior Editor.

  • Grace McInnes, Senior Editor, Health and Social Care

    Grace McInnes commissions books across nursing, midwifery, public health, health management and the sociology of health and illness. She works on all product types from high level research monographs and handbooks to undergraduate textbooks and guides for professionals.

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