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  • Medical Practice and Malpractice

    Edited by Harvey Teff

    This title was first published in 2001: This volume provides a selection of key periodical literature on issues of major concern in medical practice and malpractice. It also contains an introductory overview of this fast-developing field.…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Philosophy, Psychiatry and Psychopathy

    Personal Identity in Mental Disorder

    Edited by Christopher Heginbotham

    This title was first published in 2000:  Personality disorder/Psychopathy has long troubled philosophers, lawyers and mental health practitioners. This book is highly topical in tackling the interface of applied philosophy and psychiatry at a time when government and clinicians are giving…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Are Persons Property?

    Legal Debates About Property and Personality

    By Margaret Davies, Ngaire Naffine

    This title was first published in 2001. Two of Australia’s leading feminist legal theorists examine the relationship between persons and property and the concept of self-ownership in relation to current legal debates.…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge

  • The Mental Basis of Responsibility

    By Walter Glannon

    This title was first published in 2002: This book is an analysis of the ways in which mental states ground attributions of responsibility to persons. Particular features of the book include: attention to the agent’s epistemic capacity for beliefs about the foreseeable consequences of actions and…

    Hardback – 2018-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Supporting compassionate healthcare practice

    Understanding the role of resilience, positivity and wellbeing

    By Claire Chambers, Elaine Ryder

    The pursuit of excellent compassionate care should be at the heart of all practice. However, it can be challenging for practitioners to deliver this day after day in a context of tight budgets and targets, which can erode the passion with which they entered their professions. Supporting…

    Paperback – 2018-09-28 
    Routledge

  • Global Patient Safety

    Law, Policy and Practice

    Edited by John H. Tingle, Clayton Ó Néill, Morgan Shimwell

    This book explores patient safety themes in developed, developing and transitioning countries. A foundation premise is the concept of ‘reverse innovation’ as mutual learning from the chapters challenges traditional assumptions about the construction and location of knowledge. This edited collection…

    Hardback – 2018-08-28 
    Routledge

  • Culturally Competent Compassion

    A Guide for Healthcare Students and Practitioners

    By Irena Papadopoulos

    Bringing together the crucially important topics of cultural competence and compassion for the first time, this book explores how to practise ‘culturally competent compassion’ in healthcare settings – that is, understanding the suffering of others and wanting to do something about it using…

    Paperback – 2018-04-19
    Routledge

  • The Use of Force in Criminal Justice

    By Richard M. Hough

    The Use of Force in Criminal Justice addresses the how, why, and when of utilizing force against citizens in a democracy. This is the first true textbook on this topic, offering students and instructors a balanced, research-based approach to understanding the use of force in law enforcement, as…

    Paperback – 2018-04-09
    Routledge

  • Child Sexual Abuse

    Moral Panic or State of Denial?

    By David Pilgrim

    Child sexual abuse is a major public policy challenge. Many child protection measures were beginning to reduce its occurrence. However, that progress was impeded by online grooming, the downloading of indecent images of children and even their abuse online in real time. This now places major…

    Paperback – 2018-01-30
    Routledge

  • Marketisation, Ethics and Healthcare

    Policy, Practice and Moral Formation

    Edited by Therese Feiler, Joshua Hordern, Andrew Papanikitas

    How does the market affect and redefine healthcare? The marketisation of Western healthcare systems has now proceeded well into its fourth decade. But the nature and meaning of the phenomenon has become increasingly opaque amidst changing discourses, policies and institutional structures. Moreover,…

    Hardback – 2018-01-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Key Themes in Health and Society

  • Cultivating Moral Character and Virtue in Professional Practice

    Edited by David Carr

    Cultivating Moral Character and Virtue in Professional Practice is a pioneering collection of essays focused on the place of character and virtue in professional practice. Professional practices usually have codes of conduct designed to ensure good conduct; but while such codes may be necessary and…

    Hardback – 2018-01-19
    Routledge

  • Rights and Resources

    Edited by Frances H. Miller

    This title was first published in 2003. The fulfilment of health care rights in a world where resources are scarce is a prominent issue. In this volume, Frances H. Miller introduces studies on a wide variety of aspects of this important yet complex process.…

    Hardback – 2018-01-10
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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