• Cultural Safety,Healthcare and Vulnerable Populations: A Critical Theoretical Perspective book cover

    Cultural Safety,Healthcare and Vulnerable Populations

    A Critical Theoretical Perspective

    By Lucy Mkandawire-Valhmu

    Culturally safe healthcare is rapidly challenging previous notions of cultural competency or mere cultural sensitivity in healthcare provision. The increasing number of vulnerable populations means healthcare must be given by a healthcare provider who has developed a social consciousness in…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Health and the Division of Labour book cover

    Health and the Division of Labour

    Edited by Margaret Stacey, Margaret Reid, Christian Heath, Robert Dingwall

    Originally published in 1978, Health and the Division of Labour examines problems and tensions experienced in health work. The papers analyse inter- and intra-occupational rivalry and consider the impact of new forms of managerial rationality upon the traditional divisions of tasks and prestige in…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: British Sociological Association

  • Women's Health and Complementary and Integrative Medicine book cover

    Women's Health and Complementary and Integrative Medicine

    Edited by Jon Adams, Amie Steel, Alex Broom, Jane Frawley

    Complementary and integrative medicine (CIM) has become big business internationally in particular with regards to a range of women’s health issues. With this context in mind, this book constitutes a valuable and timely resource for those looking to understand, initiate and expand CIM research and…

    Hardback – 2018-05-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Public Health

  • Routledge Handbook of Wellbeing book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Wellbeing

    Edited by Kathleen Galvin

    The Routledge Handbook of Wellbeing Research explores established conceptualisations of wellbeing, providing an overview of the key issues and drawing attention to current debates and critiques. Taken as a whole, this important work offers new clarification of the widely used notion of wellbeing,…

    Hardback – 2018-05-11 
    Routledge

  • The Use of Force in Criminal Justice book cover

    The Use of Force in Criminal Justice

    By Richard M. Hough

    The Use of Force in Criminal Justice addresses the how, why, and when of utilizing force against citizens in a democracy. This is the first true textbook on this topic, offering students and instructors a balanced, research-based approach to understanding the use of force in law enforcement, as…

    Paperback – 2018-05-02 
    Routledge

  • Psychological Perspectives in HIV Care: An inter-professional approach book cover

    Psychological Perspectives in HIV Care

    An inter-professional approach

    Edited by Michelle Croston, Sarah Rutter

    The care paradigm for patients with HIV has improved in recent years, changing from managing an infectious condition with a poor prognosis to managing a long-term chronic disease. Despite this, people living with HIV continue to experience considerable stresses due to their diagnosis. As a result,…

    Paperback – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Facilitating Self Care Practices in the Elderly book cover

    Facilitating Self Care Practices in the Elderly

    By Barbara J Horn

    This up-to-date book is a synthesis of current knowledge from published sources and expert consultants relating to three commonly occurring problems in home health care practice--self-administration of medications, family caregiving issues, and teaching the elderly. For each problem addressed,…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 
    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 – 2018-04-25 
    Routledge

  • Global Perspectives on Behavioural Interventions in Palliative and End-of-Life Care book cover

    Global Perspectives on Behavioural Interventions in Palliative and End-of-Life Care

    Edited by Rebecca S. Allen, Brian D. Carpenter, Morgan K. Eichorst

    The challenges faced by individuals and families at the end of life are still incredibly diverse, yet more than ever is now known about the needs that cut across the great diversity of experiences in the face of death. A number of behavioural interventions and clinical approaches to addressing…

    Hardback – 2018-04-15 
    Routledge
    Aging and Mental Health Research

  • Strengthening Research Capacity and Disseminating New Findings in Nursing and Public Health: Proceedings of the 1st Andalas International Nursing Conference (AINiC 2017), September 25-27, 2017, Padang, Indonesia book cover

    Strengthening Research Capacity and Disseminating New Findings in Nursing and Public Health

    Proceedings of the 1st Andalas International Nursing Conference (AINiC 2017), September 25-27, 2017, Padang, Indonesia

    Edited by Agus Sri Banowo

    The 1st Andalas International Nursing Conference (AINiC) 2017 will be held in Padang, West Sumatera, Indonesia, 25-27 September 2017. This event will bring together nursing experts, nursing researcher, healthcare professional, nursing educators, and students worldwide. It will be an…

    Hardback – 2018-03-27 
    CRC Press

  • Assessing Risk: A Relational Approach book cover

    Assessing Risk

    A Relational Approach

    By Stephen Blumenthal, Heather Wood, Andrew Williams

    Assessing Risk: A Relational Approach offers the practitioner a novel framework for understanding the complex and subtle issues involved in assessing and managing risks related to violence and sexual offending. The authors draw on their considerable experience working with high risk individuals in…

    Paperback – 2018-03-23 
    Routledge

  • The Psychology of Dieting book cover

    The Psychology of Dieting

    By Jane Ogden

    In an era of overweight and obesity, for some people dieting can be a matter of health, life and death. For others, wracked by body dissatisfaction, dieting can also be dangerous. But in The Psychology of Dieting, health psychologist Jane Ogden offers a clear-sighted overview of why some of us…

    Paperback – 2018-03-15 
    Routledge
    The Psychology of Everything

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