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  • Understanding Children's Rights

    A Guide to Law, Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Karen Winter, Bronagh Byrne, Katrina Lloyd

    What are children’s rights and where do they come from? Why is it necessary for children and young people to have their rights defined? What difficulties do practitioners face in developing a rights based approach to their daily work with children, young people and their families? What can children…

    Paperback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge

  • Education for Childbirth and Parenthood

    1st Edition

    By Elizabeth R. Perkins

    Originally published in 1980, the setting of this book is in the practicalities of teaching on labour wards, in antenatal clinics and in child health clinics. In such settings, health education about childbirth and parenthood is often an explicit, and always implicit, task for the health…

    Paperback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Youth Justice and Penality in Comparative Context

    1st Edition

    By Barry Goldson, Chris Cunneen, Sophie Russell, David Brown, Eileen Baldry, Melanie Schwartz, Damon Briggs

    Researchers have often attempted to identify and comprehend international trends in criminal justice, and in youth justice and penality more particularly. But the complex, contradictory and often inconsistent nature of youth justice and penality over both time and space, defies generalized accounts…

    Paperback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge

  • Religion, Law and Death

    A Source Book for Care of the Dying, 1st Edition

    By Peter Hutton, Ravi Mahajan, Allan Kellehear

    Although every person and family must be treated as unique in their social and ethno-religious context, few health and social care practitioners are able to know even the basic customs, values or preferences of all the major religions relevant to the care they provide. This practical guide…

    Paperback – 2019-07-01 
    Routledge

  • 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 
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Holistic Pathways to Integrative Social Work

    1st Edition

    By Kris Clarke, Michael Yellow Bird

    Hardback – 2019-06-30 
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Wellness in Whiteness

    Biomedicalisation and the Promotion of Whiteness and Youth among Women, 1st Edition

    By Amina Mire

    This book analyses the social and ethical implications of the globalization of emerging skin-whitening and anti-ageing biotechnology. Using an intersectional theoretical framework and a content analysis methodology drawn from cultural studies, the sociology of knowledge, the history of colonial…

    Paperback – 2019-06-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Sex Work

    Theory, Practice, Regulation, 1st Edition

    By Mary Laing

    Sex work research is a growing area of scholarship, which has, especially over the last ten years, diversified from its previous focus on female street-based sex workers to explore a diversity of paid sexual encounters in a multiplicity of spaces, performed and purchased by individuals of varied…

    Paperback – 2019-06-15 
    Routledge

  • 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
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Becoming an Effective Counselor

    A Guide for Advanced Clinical Courses, 1st Edition

    By Justin E. Levitov, Kevin A. Fall

    Becoming an Effective Counselor is a textbook for advanced clinical courses that guides counselors in training through the most challenging phases of their academic preparation. Chapters blend skills-based content, real-world student examples, and opportunities for personal reflection to help…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10 
    Routledge

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