Nursing & Health: Public Health Policy and Practice

  • 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 

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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 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

  • Living Well with Chronic Illness: An evidence-based guide to managing your symptoms book cover

    Living Well with Chronic Illness

    An evidence-based guide to managing your symptoms, 1st Edition

    By Angeliki Bogosian,

    Living well with a chronic illness is one of the most challenging experiences one can have. This guide to managing both the emotional and physical aspects of chronic illness, from adapting to a diagnosis to how symptoms and the side-effects impact upon mood and perception, is written by a health…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 

  • Reproductive Justice and Sexual Rights: Transnational Perspectives book cover

    Reproductive Justice and Sexual Rights

    Transnational Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tanya Saroj Bakhru

    This book interrogates the politics of sexual and reproductive rights from a transnational feminist perspective. Taking an intersectional and interdisciplinary approach, the book provides the reader with a nuanced and in depth understanding of the role that forces of globalization have played in…

    Paperback – 2019-05-27 

  • Food and Experiential Marketing: Pleasure, Wellbeing and Consumption book cover

    Food and Experiential Marketing

    Pleasure, Wellbeing and Consumption, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wided Batat

    Pleasure plays a significant but often neglected role in the creation of consumer well-being and the relationship between the food consumption experience and healthy eating. This innovative collection focusses on the experiential and hedonic aspects of food and the sociocultural, economic,…

    Hardback – 2019-05-27 
    Routledge Interpretive Marketing Research

  • Handbook of Men's Health Disparities book cover

    Handbook of Men's Health Disparities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Derek M. Griffith, Marino A. Bruce, Roland J. Thorpe

    Worldwide, men have more opportunities, privileges, and power, yet shorter life expectancies than women. Why is this? Why are there stark differences in the burden of disease, quality of life, and length of life amongst men, by race, ethnicity, (dis)ability status, sexual orientation, gender…

    Paperback – 2019-05-17 

  • The Policy Design Primer: Choosing the Right Tools for the Job book cover

    The Policy Design Primer

    Choosing the Right Tools for the Job, 1st Edition

    By Michael Howlett

    The Policy Design Primer is a concise and practical introduction to the principles and elements of policy design in contemporary governance. Guiding students through the study of the instruments used by governments in carrying out their tasks, adapting to, and altering their environments, this book…

    Paperback – 2019-05-16 
    Routledge Textbooks in Policy Studies

  • Preventing Infections in Personal Services: Tan to Tattoos and Beyond book cover

    Preventing Infections in Personal Services

    Tan to Tattoos and Beyond, 1st Edition

    By Christian Lapensee, Syed Sattar

    This book comprehensively covers the prevention of infection in personal service settings based on technically sound information. The book emphasizes the proper selection, use and disposal of disinfectants and antiseptics for optimal effectiveness. It also emphasizes why human health risks from…

    Hardback – 2019-05-15 
    CRC Press

  • Social Work and Integrated Care book cover

    Social Work and Integrated Care

    1st Edition

    By Robin Miller

    Social Work and Integrated Care draws on the latest research, practice and theory to explore integration within both child and adult services. Although all the home nations in the UK view integrated care as a top priority within health and social care policy, many people experience fragmented care.…

    Paperback – 2019-05-15 
    Student Social Work

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