• Women and Health: The Politics of Sex in Medicine book cover

    Women and Health

    The Politics of Sex in Medicine, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Fee

    In the face of the long domination of medical care by men, Women and Health explores from a variety of perspectives the twin issues of women in health care, and the health care of women. Specific sections address the women's health movement, birth control and childbirth, women in the health labor…

    Paperback – 2019-01-30
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    Policy, Politics, Health and Medicine Series

  • Beyond Gender Differences: Adaptation to Aging in Life Course Perspective book cover

    Beyond Gender Differences

    Adaptation to Aging in Life Course Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Laurie Russell Hatch

    Putting gender in a lifespan context, Hatch (sociology, U. of Kentucky) atypically accents the gains as well as losses of aging and sex differences in adaptation overall, to the death of a spouse, and to retirement. From the multifactored theoretical perspectives of symbolic interactionism and polit…

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    Society and Aging Series

  • The Political Economy of AIDS book cover

    The Political Economy of AIDS

    1st Edition

    By Merrill Singer

    Features a collection of seven research-based articles on AIDS. This work seeks to cut through popular misunderstanding and conventional ideas about the spread and impact of AIDS by employing a political economic perspective in the analysis of the epidemic in diverse settings.…

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    Critical Approaches in the Health Social Sciences Series

  • Breaking the Silence book cover

    Breaking the Silence

    1st Edition

    By Laura Prince

    Intended for psychologists, clergy, and therapists and school guidance counselors specializing in treating dysfunctional families, grief counseling for the family, unresolved grief issues, etc. This book is also especially appropriate for students of psychology and death and bereavement courses.…

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  • Minority Student Retention: The Best of the

    Minority Student Retention

    The Best of the "Journal of College Student Retention: Research, Theory & Practice", 1st Edition

    By Alan Seidman

    Student retention continues to be a vexing problem for all colleges and universities. In spite of the money spent on creating programs and services to help retain students until they achieve their academic and personal goals, and graduate, the figures have not improved over time. This is…

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  • Signs, Genres, and Communities in Technical Communication book cover

    Signs, Genres, and Communities in Technical Communication

    1st Edition

    By M. Jimmie Killingsworth, Michael K Gilbertson

    This important new text invites readers to step back from their busy professional lives and look at technical communication philosophically, to ask fundamental questions such as what does it mean to communicate? and how do language and graphics - the ""signs"" or ""tools"" of the technical…

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  • Work Stress: Studies of the Context, Content and Outcomes of Stress: A Book of Readings book cover

    Work Stress

    Studies of the Context, Content and Outcomes of Stress: A Book of Readings, 1st Edition

    By Chris Peterson

    Sociologists and health experts from the U.K., Scandinavia, Australia, and the U.S. discuss issues surrounding stress in the workplace, including its causes and ways in which jobs can be designed to minimize it. The book is intended for professionals and students in occupational health and safety.…

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  • Reflections on Death, Dying and Bereavement: A Manual for Clergy, Counsellors and Speakers book cover

    Reflections on Death, Dying and Bereavement

    A Manual for Clergy, Counsellors and Speakers, 1st Edition

    By William A Smith

    The methodology of "Reflections on Death, Dying and Bereavement" is mainly philosophical. It is intended to complement scriptural and theological studies. The volume has five main sections that are further divided by chapter. The first section contains foundational considerations. Since the belief…

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    Death, Value and Meaning Series

  • Revival: A German Scholar in the East (1914): Travel Scenes and Reflections book cover

    Revival: A German Scholar in the East (1914)

    Travel Scenes and Reflections, 1st Edition

    By Heinrich Hackmann

    In 1910., Dr Hackmann started on a lengthy tour throughout Mongolia, China, Japan, Cambodia, Siam, and India, studying Buddhism and other Eastern Religions, Shintoism and Taoism. He returned to London in the spring of 1911, and published this book.…

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  • Revival: A History of the Art of War in the Sixteenth Century (1937) book cover

    Revival: A History of the Art of War in the Sixteenth Century (1937)

    1st Edition

    By Charles, Sir. Oman

    In the beginning of the time period concerned, we are still in the Middle Ages – Flodden Field or Novara might almost have been fought in the fifteenth century. At the end a formal battle like Nieuport might almost have been fought in the Thirty Years War. This volume is the result of an attempt to…

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  • Revival: A Modern Introduction to Logic (1950) book cover

    Revival: A Modern Introduction to Logic (1950)

    1st Edition

    By Lizzie Susan Stebbing

    As the author of this volume states, "the science of logic does not stand still." This book was intended to cover the advances made in the study of logic in the first half of the nineteenth century, during which time the author felt there to have been greater advances made than in…

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    Routledge Revivals

  • Revival: A Textbook of Insanity (1914): And Other Mental Diseases book cover

    Revival: A Textbook of Insanity (1914)

    And Other Mental Diseases, 1st Edition

    By Charles Arthur Mercier

    This book was primarily intended for the use of students of medicine, as an introduction to the study of insanity, to give them a general notion of the subject without going into much detail, and incidentally to be of use to them in examinations. It was not intended as an advanced book for those…

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