Community and Public Health Nursing Products

  • Routledge Handbook of Global Public Health

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Parker, Marni Sommer

    At the beginning of the twenty-first century, key public health issues and challenges have taken centre stage. They range from arsenic in drinking water to asthma among children and adults; from the re-emergence of cholera, to increasing cancer rates and other chronic diseases; from AIDS to malaria…

    Paperback – 2012-10-01

  • Planning in Health Promotion Work

    An Empowerment Model, 1st Edition

    By Roar Amdam

    Community development, planning and partnerships have become important terms in health promotion but, up until now, debate around these concepts have been discussed more in planning science than in public health literature. Roar Amdam draws on theories and new empirical evidence from local,…

    Paperback – 2012-10-01
    Routledge Studies in Public Health

  • Health Equity, Social Justice and Human Rights

    1st Edition

    By Ann Taket

    Important links between health and human rights are increasingly recognised and human rights can be viewed as one of the social determinants of health. Furthermore, a human rights framework provides an excellent foundation for advocacy on health inequalities, a value-based alternative to views of…

    Paperback – 2012-04-23

  • The Multisensory Handbook

    A guide for children and adults with sensory learning disabilities, 1st Edition

    By Paul Pagliano

    Do you support a child or adult with sensory perceptual issues or cognitive impairment? For people with challenging sensory and cognitive conditions, everyday life can become so unpredictable and chaotic that over time, lack of engagement can often lead to a state of learned helplessness. In this…

    Paperback – 2012-04-11

  • Theorising Social Exclusion

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ann Taket, Beth R. Crisp, Annemarie Nevill, Greer Lamaro, Melissa Graham, Sarah Barter-Godfrey

    Social exclusion attempts to make sense out of multiple deprivations and inequities experienced by people and areas, and the reinforcing effects of reduced participation, consumption, mobility, access, integration, influence and recognition. This book works from a multidisciplinary approach across…

    Paperback – 2009-08-27

  • Health Promotion for Nurses

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Stewart Piper

    Health promotion is an increasingly high profile aspect of a nurse’s role – both in line with health policy and as nursing has shifted from a disease model to a health model. This textbook explores how and why health promotion works in nursing, developing a new framework for understanding the nurse…

    Paperback – 2009-01-26

  • The Healthy Families America Initiative

    Integrating Research, Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joseph Galano

    Child abuse and neglect are social and public health problems that need to be addressed by strong policies and dynamic initiatives that show quantifiable results. The Healthy Families America® Initiative: Integrating Research, Theory and Practice is the most up-to-date examination of the home…

    Paperback – 2007-10-10

  • Health Promotion

    Disciplines and Diversity, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Robin Bunton, Gordon MacDonald, Gordon Macdonald

    Health promotion is an increasingly central tenet in health professionals' lives. It has come into the public eye as the subject of party politics and policy, but where does the movement come from?This book brings together views from a range of subjects, some not always associated with health…

    Paperback – 2002-12-05

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