• Education for Childbirth and Parenthood book cover

    Education for Childbirth and Parenthood

    1st Edition

    By Elizabeth R. Perkins

    Originally published in 1980, the setting of this book is in the practicalities of teaching on labour wards, in antenatal clinics and in child health clinics. In such settings, health education about childbirth and parenthood is often an explicit, and always implicit, task for the health…

    Paperback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Religion, Law and Death: A Source Book for Care of the Dying book cover

    Religion, Law and Death

    A Source Book for Care of the Dying, 1st Edition

    By Peter Hutton, Ravi Mahajan, Allan Kellehear

    Although every person and family must be treated as unique in their social and ethno-religious context, few health and social care practitioners are able to know even the basic customs, values or preferences of all the major religions relevant to the care they provide. This practical guide…

    Paperback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Cultural Safety: Cultural Diversity for Global Healthcare book cover

    An Introduction to Cultural Safety

    Cultural Diversity for Global Healthcare, 1st Edition

    By Fran Richardson

    An Introduction to Cultural Safety defines, examines and positions the concept of cultural safety, until now associated primarily with New Zealand, in an international context to provide a theoretical and practical resource for students and health care professionals. The book’s starting point…

    Paperback – 2019-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Paratransgenesis and Vector-Borne Disease Control book cover

    Paratransgenesis and Vector-Borne Disease Control

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ravi Durvasula, Scott Matthews

    This book presents an overview of paratransgenesis, an innovative approach to the control of infectious disease. In paratransgenic interventions, an arthropod vector’s bacterial symbiont is transformed to express molecules directed against a target pathogen. The vector is inoculated with the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-30 
    CRC Press

  • Domestic and family violence: A critical introduction to knowledge and practice book cover

    Domestic and family violence

    A critical introduction to knowledge and practice, 1st Edition

    By Silke Meyer, Andrew Frost

    Domestic and family violence (DFV) is an enduring social and public health issue of endemic proportions and global scale with multiple and lasting consequences for those directly affected. This book tackles current debates in the field and addresses the social norms and settings that perpetuate…

    Paperback – 2019-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Refugee and Migrant Health: A Primary Care Perspective book cover

    Refugee and Migrant Health

    A Primary Care Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bernadette N Kumar, Esperanza Diaz

    With the early transfer of refugees to general practice, there is an urgent need to address key issues related to migration and health among family doctors. This practical book is the first to help general practitioners and other primary health care providers improve their provision of care not…

    Paperback – 2019-06-30 
    CRC Press
    WONCA Family Medicine

  • Wellness in Whiteness: Biomedicalisation and the Promotion of Whiteness and Youth among Women book cover

    Wellness in Whiteness

    Biomedicalisation and the Promotion of Whiteness and Youth among Women, 1st Edition

    By Amina Mire

    This book analyses the social and ethical implications of the globalization of emerging skin-whitening and anti-ageing biotechnology. Using an intersectional theoretical framework and a content analysis methodology drawn from cultural studies, the sociology of knowledge, the history of colonial…

    Paperback – 2019-06-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Sex Work: Theory, Practice, Regulation book cover

    Sex Work

    Theory, Practice, Regulation, 1st Edition

    By Mary Laing

    Sex work research is a growing area of scholarship, which has, especially over the last ten years, diversified from its previous focus on female street-based sex workers to explore a diversity of paid sexual encounters in a multiplicity of spaces, performed and purchased by individuals of varied…

    Paperback – 2019-06-15 
    Routledge

  • Trafficking and Sex Work in Cambodia book cover

    Trafficking and Sex Work in Cambodia

    1st Edition

    By Larissa Sandy

    Cambodia has long been identified as a human trafficking hotspot and, after sustained pressure from the US and other governments, in February 2008 the Cambodian government promulgated its Law on the Suppression of Human Trafficking and Sexual Exploitation. This law equates sex work with human…

    Hardback – 2019-06-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Working Across Boundaries: Resilient Health Care, Volume 5 book cover

    Working Across Boundaries

    Resilient Health Care, Volume 5, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey Braithwaite, Erik Hollnagel, Garth S Hunte

    The book demonstrates how Resilient Health Care principles can enable those on the frontline to work more effectively towards interdisciplinary care by gaining a deeper understanding of the boundaries that exist in everyday clinical settings. This is done by presenting a set of case studies,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-15 
    CRC Press

  • Working Across Boundaries: Resilient Health Care, Volume 5 book cover

    Working Across Boundaries

    Resilient Health Care, Volume 5, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey Braithwaite, Erik Hollnagel, Garth S Hunte

    The book demonstrates how Resilient Health Care principles can enable those on the frontline to work more effectively towards interdisciplinary care by gaining a deeper understanding of the boundaries that exist in everyday clinical settings. This is done by presenting a set of case studies,…

    Hardback – 2019-06-15 
    CRC Press

  • Palliative Care: Psychosocial perspectives book cover

    Palliative Care

    Psychosocial perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Alison Rodriguez

    Death is inevitable, and yet for most of us it is also unimaginable. This enlightening book is not about death and dying, but about how life-limiting illnesses influence culture, society and how we understand ourselves. It provides a critical, existential perspective on palliative care, examining…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    Critical Approaches to Health

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