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  • Holism and the Cultivation of Excellence in Sports and Performance

    Skillful Striving, 1st Edition

    By Jesus Ilundain-Agurruza

    Holism and the Cultivation of Excellence in Sports and Performance is a multi-methodological and cross-cultural examination of how we flourish holistically through performative endeavors, e.g., sports, martial and performing arts. Relying primarily on sport philosophy, value theory, phenomenology,…

    Paperback – 2019-01-11
    Routledge
    Ethics and Sport

  • Digitised Health, Medicine and Risk

    1st Edition

    Edited by Deborah Lupton

    A prevailing excitement can be discerned in the medical and public health literature and popular media concerning the apparent ‘disruptive’ or ‘revolutionary’ potential of digital health technologies. Most of the wider social implications are often ignored or glossed over in such accounts. Critical…

    Paperback – 2019-01-10
    Routledge

  • An Emerging Approach for Education and Care

    Implementing a Worldwide Classification of Functioning and Disability, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susana Castro, Olympia Palikara

    An Emerging Approach for Education and Care provides a synthesis of the extensive research that has been conducted worldwide about the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health for Children and Youth in education and care. The main purpose of the ICF is to provide a…

    Paperback – 2019-01-10
    Routledge

  • Prescriptive Memories in Grief and Loss

    The Art of Dreamscaping, 1st Edition

    By Nancy Gershman, Barbara E. Thompson

    Prescriptive Memories in Grief and Loss: The Art of Dreamscaping introduces a wide range of therapists to a novel, strengths-based and imaginal practice for helping clients at various points on the grief and loss continuum. Grounded in recent empirical research on how the emotional brain encodes…

    Paperback – 2019-01-07
    Routledge
    Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

  • Friendgrief

    An Absence Called Presence, 1st Edition

    By Harold Ivan Smith

    This book not only examines friendgrief from a theoretical and clinical framework, but also Smith offers fascinating vignettes from the lives of well-known friendgrievers such as Elton John, Diane Sawyer, Ralph Abernathy, C. S. Lewis, Harry Truman, Tommy Lasorda, Jimmy Carter, Fritz Mondale, Bill…

    Paperback – 2018-12-19
    Routledge
    Death, Value and Meaning Series

  • Condemned to Die

    Life Under Sentence of Death, 2nd Edition

    By Robert Johnson

    Condemned to Die is a book about life under sentence of death in American prisons. The great majority of condemned prisoners are confined on death rows before they are executed. Death rows typically feature solitary confinement, a harsh regimen that is closely examined in this book. Death rows that…

    Paperback – 2018-12-13
    Routledge

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Anxiety and Depression During Pregnancy and Beyond

    How to Manage Symptoms and Maximize Well-Being, 1st Edition

    By Sheryl M. Green, Benicio N. Frey, Eleanor Donegan, Randi E. McCabe

    This book is a hands-on guide for facilitating treatment of anxiety and depression during pregnancy and the postpartum period. Readers will learn about why anxiety and related difficulties can increase during pregnancy and the postpartum period, the critical roles that thoughts and behaviors play…

    Paperback – 2018-11-16
    Routledge

  • Digital Health and Technological Promise

    A Sociological Inquiry, 1st Edition

    By Alan Petersen

    What is ‘digital health’? And what are its implications for medicine and healthcare, and for individual citizens and society? Digital health is of growing interest to policymakers, clinicians and businesses. It is underpinned by promise and optimism, with predictions that digital technologies and…

    Paperback – 2018-11-13
    Routledge

  • Africa and the New Globalization

    1st Edition

    By George Klay Kieh, Jr.

    Globalization is not a new phenomenon in the international system. However, the various phases of globalization have had divergent scopes, actors, dimensions and dynamics - that is, each of the phases of globalization can be differentiated according to these terms. Against this background, this…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • Social Death

    Questioning the life-death boundary, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jana Králová, Tony Walter

    Social death occurs when the social existence of a person or group ceases. With an individual, it can occur before or after physical death. Scholars in a wide range of disciplines have applied the concept to very diverse issues – including genocide, slavery, dementia, hospitalisation, and…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge
    Contemporary Issues in Social Science

  • Living with Mental Disorder

    Insights from Qualitative Research, 1st Edition

    By Jacqueline Corcoran

    This evidence-based text puts a human face on mental disorders, illuminating the lived experience of people with mental health difficulties and their caregivers. Systematically reviewing the qualitative research conducted on living with a mental disorder, this text coalesces a large body of…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Key Themes in Health and Society

  • The Ethical and Legal Consequences of Posthumous Reproduction

    Arrogance, Avarice and Anguish, 1st Edition

    By Browne Lewis

    Posthumous reproduction refers to the procedure that enables a child to be conceived using the gametes of a dead person. Advances in reproductive technology mean it is now possible to assist in creating a life after you die, and in recent years the number of women who have attempted to get pregnant…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge
    Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

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