• Evidence-based Care for Breastfeeding Mothers: A Resource for Midwives and Allied Healthcare Professionals book cover

    Evidence-based Care for Breastfeeding Mothers

    A Resource for Midwives and Allied Healthcare Professionals, 2nd Edition

    By Maria Pollard

    Breastfeeding is a major public health issue. Breastmilk provides all the nutrients a baby needs for their first six months. Research studies also show that breastfeeding doesn’t just help to protect infants from infection, but has other benefits such as reducing obesity and can help protect…

    Paperback – 2017-08-09 
    Routledge

  • Shaping Portland: Anatomy of a Healthy City book cover

    Shaping Portland

    Anatomy of a Healthy City

    By Paddy Tillett

    Portland is a young city founded on a river bank in a virgin forest less than 200 years ago. Shaping Portland: Anatomy of a Healthy City is about the values engendered by the place, and how those values have influenced the growing city. It examines how and why the public realm supports or obstructs…

    Hardback – 2017-08-08 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • To Heal Humankind: The Right to Health in History book cover

    To Heal Humankind

    The Right to Health in History

    By Adam Gaffney

    The "human right to healthcare" has had a remarkable rise. It is found in numerous international treaties and national constitutions, it is litigated in courtrooms across the globe, it is increasingly the subject of study by scholars across a range of disciplines, and—perhaps most importantly—it…

    Paperback – 2017-08-08 
    Routledge

  • Bodies and Suffering: Emotions and Relations of Care book cover

    Bodies and Suffering

    Emotions and Relations of Care

    By Ana Dragojlovic, Alex Broom

    This book is a critical response to a range of problems – some theoretical, others empirical - that shape questions surrounding the lived experience of suffering. The book explores how moral and ethical questions of personal suffering are experienced, contested, negotiated and institutionalised.…

    Hardback – 2017-08-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in the Medical Humanities

  • Decentring Health Policy: Learning from British Experiences in Healthcare Governance book cover

    Decentring Health Policy

    Learning from British Experiences in Healthcare Governance

    Edited by Mark Bevir, Justin Waring

    Taking a ‘decentred’ approach to the analysis of health policy means being attentive to the historical contingencies and circumstances within which reforms are located, the influence of dominant or elite narratives in the shaping of policy, the local traditions and customary practices through which…

    Hardback – 2017-08-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Governance and Public Policy

  • Gastrointestinal Nursing book cover

    Gastrointestinal Nursing

    By Paul Ong, Rachel Skittrall

    The human body is made up of trillions of cells, each of which requires access to nutrients to survive. These include carbohydrates, proteins, fats, vitamins and minerals. These nutrients provide energy for metabolic processes and the building blocks for cell growth and repair, and they exist…

    Paperback – 2017-08-02 
    CRC Press

  • Information Technology in Medical Diagnostics book cover

    Information Technology in Medical Diagnostics

    Edited by Waldemar Wójcik

    Hardback – 2017-08-01 
    CRC Press

  • Addressing the Sexual Rights of Older People book cover

    Addressing the Sexual Rights of Older People

    Edited by Catherine Barrett, Sharron Hinchliff

    As life expectancy rises, sexual activity is increasingly acknowledged as an important dimension of older people’s quality of life. Starting with the premise that people of any age have the right to live free of stigma and discrimination, including over their sexual orientation, gender identity and…

    Paperback – 2017-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Different Childhoods: Non/Normative Development and Transgressive Trajectories book cover

    Different Childhoods

    Non/Normative Development and Transgressive Trajectories

    Edited by Lindsay O'Dell, Charlotte Brownlow, Hanna Bertilsdotter-Rosqvist

    Different Childhoods: Non/Normative Development and Transgressive Trajectories opens up new avenues for exploring children’s development as contextual, provisional and locally produced, rather than a unitary, universal and consistent process. This edited collection frames a critical exploration of…

    Paperback – 2017-07-31 
    Routledge

  • Biopolitical Disaster book cover

    Biopolitical Disaster

    Edited by Jennifer L. Lawrence, Sarah Marie Wiebe

    Biopolitical Disaster employs a grounded analysis of the production and lived-experience of biopolitical life in order to illustrate how disaster production and response are intimately interconnected. The book is organized into four sections, each revealing how socio-environmental consequences of…

    Hardback – 2017-07-28 
    Routledge
    Interventions

  • Methodologies for the Rhetoric of Health and Medicine book cover

    Methodologies for the Rhetoric of Health and Medicine

    Edited by Lisa Meloncon, J. Blake Scott

    This volume charts new methodological territories for rhetorical studies and the emerging field of the rhetoric of health and medicine. In offering an expanded, behind-the-scenes view of rhetorical methodologies, it advances the larger goal of differentiating the rhetoric of health and medicine as…

    Paperback – 2017-07-28 
    Routledge

  • Talkabout For Children 1 (second edition): Developing Self-Awareness and Self-Esteem book cover

    Talkabout For Children 1 (second edition)

    Developing Self-Awareness and Self-Esteem, 2nd Edition

    By Alex Kelly

    Talkabout for Children: Developing Self-Awareness and Self-Esteem is a bestselling professional workbook supporting educators and therapists who deliver social and relationship skills groups for children with social, emotional or behavioural difficulties. Resources include an assessment framework,…

    Paperback – 2017-07-28 
    Routledge
    Talkabout

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