Nursing & Health: Health & Society

  • Developmental and Adapted Physical Education: Making Ability Count book cover

    Developmental and Adapted Physical Education

    Making Ability Count, 6th Edition

    By Michael Horvat, Ronald Croce, Caterina Pesce, Ashley Eason Fallaize

    Now in a fully revised and updated 6th edition, reflecting changes in legislation and cutting-edge research, this is a complete introduction to adapted physical education, from the underpinning science to practical teaching strategies and program design. The book covers a broader range of…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge

  • The Psychology of Getting Old: A Positive and Practical Guide book cover

    The Psychology of Getting Old

    A Positive and Practical Guide, 1st Edition

    By Carol Parkes, Rowan Bayne

    Paperback – 2019-04-03 
    Routledge

  • The Human Rights Approach to Disability: Cases and Materials book cover

    The Human Rights Approach to Disability

    Cases and Materials, 1st Edition

    By Andreas Dimopoulos

    The Human Rights Approach to Disability provides a thorough examination of issues relating to disability from a human rights perspective. The book analyses how social theory concepts such as the social model of disability and disablism need to inform our interpretation of philosophical and legal…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Psychobiological Development: Insights from Genetics and Epigenetics book cover

    Psychobiological Development

    Insights from Genetics and Epigenetics, 1st Edition

    By Vanessa Lux

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    International Texts in Developmental Psychology

  • Handbook of Global Urban Health book cover

    Handbook of Global Urban Health

    1st Edition

    Edited by Igor Vojnovic, Amber Pearson, Asiki Gershim, Adriana Allen, Geoff DeVerteuil

    Through interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary perspectives, and with an emphasis on exploring patterns as well as distinct and unique conditions across the globe, this collection examines advanced and cutting-edge theoretical and methodological approaches to the study of the health of urban…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    The Metropolis and Modern Life

  • Textbook of Dementia Care: An Integrated Approach book cover

    Textbook of Dementia Care

    An Integrated Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Graham A Jackson, Debbie Tolson

    Dementia has become a priority for health and social care services across the world. An increasing number of older people has resulted in an increasing number of people with dementia, often with complex needs, and we need to look at new humane and efficient ways of supporting people. This…

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Trauma and Resilience in the Lives of Contemporary Native Americans: Reclaiming our Balance, Restoring our Wellbeing book cover

    Trauma and Resilience in the Lives of Contemporary Native Americans

    Reclaiming our Balance, Restoring our Wellbeing, 1st Edition

    By Hilary N. Weaver

    Indigenous Peoples around the world and our allies often reflect on the many challenges that continue to confront us, the reasons behind health, economic, and social disparities, and the best ways forward to a healthy future. This book draws on theoretical, conceptual, and evidence-based…

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Ethnographic Methods book cover

    Ethnographic Methods

    3rd Edition

    By Karen O'Reilly

    Paperback – 2019-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Childbirth, Vulnerability and Law: Exploring Issues of Violence and Control book cover

    Childbirth, Vulnerability and Law

    Exploring Issues of Violence and Control, 1st Edition

    What is the nature of vulnerability during childbirth? What makes childbirth at site for violence and control? And what role is there for law in the regulation of professional intervention in childbirth? This book is inspired by a statement released by the World Health Organization directed at…

    Hardback – 2019-03-31 
    Routledge

  • Controlling Pharmaceutical Risks: Science, Cancer, and the Geneticization of Drug Testing book cover

    Controlling Pharmaceutical Risks

    Science, Cancer, and the Geneticization of Drug Testing, 1st Edition

    By John Abraham, Rachel Ballinger

    Controlling Pharmaceutical Risks is a case study of changes in drug testing since the late 1990s, specifically geneticization of carcinogenic risk assessment and regulation of pharmaceuticals. Radically new ways of determining whether medical drugs might cause cancer have been established…

    Hardback – 2019-03-30 
    Routledge
    Genetics and Society

  • A Genealogy of Puberty Science: Monsters, Abnormals, and Everyone Else book cover

    A Genealogy of Puberty Science

    Monsters, Abnormals, and Everyone Else, 1st Edition

    By Pedro Pinto, Catriona Ida Macleod

    A Genealogy of Puberty Science explores the modern invention of puberty as a scientific object. Drawing on Foucault’s genealogical analytic, Pinto and Macleod trace the birth of puberty science in the early 1800s and follow its expansion and shifting discursive frameworks over the course of two…

    Hardback – 2019-03-12 
    Routledge

  • Health Economics: An International Perspective book cover

    Health Economics

    An International Perspective, 4th Edition

    By Barbara McPake, Charles Normand, Samantha Smith, Anne Nolan

    Health Economics: An International Perspective is the only textbook to provide a truly international, comparative treatment of health economics. Offering an analysis of health systems across borders, the fourth edition of this key text has been fully updated and revised to take account of changes…

    Paperback – 2019-03-10 
    Routledge

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