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  • Applied Biostatistical Principles and Concepts

    Clinicians' Guide to Data Analysis and Interpretation

    By Laurens Holmes, Jr.

    The past three decades have witnessed modern advances in statistical modeling and evidence discovery in biomedical, clinical, and population-based research. With these advances come the challenges in accurate model stipulation and application of models in scientific evidence discovery Applied…

    Hardback – 2017-11-07 
    CRC Press

  • The New Psychology of Health

    Unlocking the Social Cure

    By Catherine Haslam, Jolanda Jetten, Tegan Cruwys, Genevieve Dingle, Alex Haslam

    This ground-breaking book presents a new approach to the psychology of health which suggests social ties are just as important for your health as physical factors such as diet and exercise. Pioneered by the authors over the last decade, this points to the capacity for group life —and the social…

    Paperback – 2017-11-01 
    Routledge

  • Analyzing Health Data in R for SAS Users

    By Monika Maya Wahi, Peter Seebach

    Analyzing Health Data in R for SAS Users is aimed at helping health data analysts who use SAS accomplish some of the same tasks in R. It is targeted to public health students and professionals who have a background in biostatistics and SAS software, but are new to R. For professors, it is useful…

    Hardback – 2017-11-01 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Adult Transgender Care

    An Interdisciplinary Approach for Training Mental Health Professionals

    Edited by Michael R. Kauth, Jillian C. Shipherd

    Adult Transgender Care provides an overview of transgender health and offers a comprehensive approach to training mental health professionals in transgender care. The book takes an interdisciplinary approach to transgender care, emphasizing the complementary contributions of psychiatry, psychology,…

    Paperback – 2017-11-01 
    Routledge

  • The Sociology of Epigenetics

    A New Biopolitical Paradigm for the Twenty-First Century

    By Maurizio Meloni

    Paperback – 2017-11-01 
    Routledge

  • Global Health and Security

    Critical Feminist Perspectives

    Edited by Colleen O'Manique, Pieter Fourie

    The past decade has witnessed a significant increase in the construction of health as a security issue by national governments and multilateral organizations. This book provides the first critical, feminist analysis looking at the global flesh-and-blood impact of the securitization of health on…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Public Health

  • Environmental Policy and Public Health, Second Edition

    By Barry L. Johnson, Maureen Y. Lichtveld

    The book describes both current and emerging environmental hazards to human and related ecosystem health and discusses policies and their public health foundations. Public health concerns are presented as their nexus with ecosystem concerns. Current hazards described include air pollution, impure…

    Hardback – 2017-10-31 
    CRC Press

  • Global Perspectives of Employee Assistance Programs

    Edited by R Paul Maiden, David A. Sharar

    Global Perspectives of Employee Assistance Programs is the first book of its kind to empirically address the Employee Assistance Program (EAP) concept and model in a diverse, global context. This book features a variety of studies which deal with the design, delivery, cultural adaptability,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-28 
    Routledge

  • Contemporary Occupational Health Nursing

    A Guide for Practitioners, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Greta Thornbory, Susanna Everton

    This textbook – now thoroughly revised and updated – provides a practical guide for those in training, or practising within, occupational health nursing. Concerned with the health of people at work and the effects of work on health and health on work, this distinctive branch of public health…

    Paperback – 2017-10-27 
    Routledge

  • Addressing the Sexual Rights of Older People

    Theory, Policy and Practice

    Edited by Catherine Barrett, Sharron Hinchliff

    There is growing evidence that the sexual rights of older people are not being met. One reason, perhaps the main reason, relates to the way that old age is viewed. In many cultures, being old is associated with decline and disease, which positions older people as dependent and powerless.…

    Paperback – 2017-10-26 
    Routledge

  • Everyday Social Justice and Citizenship

    Perspectives for the 21st Century

    Edited by Ann Marie Mealey, Pam Jarvis, Jonathan Doherty, Janis Fook

    Social justice is a concept which is widely touted and lauded as desirable, yet its meaning may differ depending on whether its focus is on the underlying values of social justice, the more specific objectives these entail, or the actual practices or policies which aim to achieve social justice. In…

    Hardback – 2017-10-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Public Health Research Methods for Partnerships and Practice

    Edited by Melody S. Goodman, Vetta Sanders Thompson

    Translating research into practice involves creating interventions that are relevant to improving the lives of a target population. Community engaged research has emerged as an evidence-based approach to better address the complex issues that affect the health of marginalized populations. Written…

    Hardback – 2017-10-24 
    CRC Press

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