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  • Healthcare Politics and Policy in America

    5th Edition

    By Kant Patel, Mark E Rushefsky

    Health policy in the United States has been shaped by the political, socioeconomic, and ideological environment, with important roles played by public and private actors, as well as institutional and individual entities, in designing the contemporary American healthcare system. Now in a fully…

    Paperback – 2019-07-24
    Routledge

  • Business Interests and the Development of the Modern Welfare State

    1st Edition

    Edited by Dennie Oude Nijhuis

    This edited volume provides a synthesis on the question of business attitudes towards and its influence over the development of the modern welfare state. It gathers leading scholars in the field to offer both in-depth historical country case studies and comparative chapters that discuss…

    Hardback – 2019-07-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Political Economy of the Welfare State

  • Living in the Shadows of China's HIV/AIDS Epidemics

    Sex, Drugs and Bad Blood, 1st Edition

    By Shelley Torcetti

    Identifying the existing challenges and shortfalls of China's current HIV/AIDS programming, this book provides an understanding of the history of HIV/AIDS in China, comparing government responses to global best practice in prevention and treatment. Considering three key populations in China,…

    Hardback – 2019-07-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

  • Ageing, the Body and the Gender Regime

    Health, Illness and Disease Across the Life Course, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Pickard, Jude Robinson

    The current (postfeminist) gender order comprises a highly complex coexistence of old and new norms and expectations, freedom and constraints, within a neoliberal social order underpinned by individualism and involving a shift in gender performance by men and women. Health, illness and disease at…

    Hardback – 2019-07-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness

  • Safer Seas

    Systematic Accident Prevention, 1st Edition

    By Koji Fukuoka

    Marine accidents can occur at any time and everywhere in the world, resulting in loss of life, property, environment and reputation of the companies involved. Preventing accidents and establishing a safer world without accidents is an important agenda for the maritime industry. Since the…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15
    CRC Press

  • Policing the Sex Industry

    Protection, Paternalism and Politics, 1st Edition

    Edited by Teela Sanders, Mary Laing

    The exponential growth of sexual commerce, migration and movement of people into the sex industry, as well as localised concerns about transactional sex, are key areas of interest across the urban west. Given the complex regulatory frameworks under-which the sex industry manifests, the role of the…

    Paperback – 2019-07-12
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Studies in Sex for Sale

  • Prostitution Research in Context

    Methodology, Representation and Power, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marlene Spanger, May-Len Skilbrei

    The starting point for this book is the question of how we research sex for sale and the implications of the choices we make in terms of epistemology and ethics. Which dilemmas and ethical aspects need to be taken into account when producing qualitative data within a highly politicised and…

    Paperback – 2019-07-10
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Studies in Sex for Sale

  • Mental Health and Offending

    Care, Coercion and Control, 1st Edition

    By Julie D. Trebilcock, Samantha K. Weston

    This book explores the controversial relationship between mental health and offending and looks at the ways in which offenders with mental health problems are cared for, coerced and controlled by the criminal justice and mental health systems. It provides a much-needed criminological approach to…

    Paperback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge

  • Food and Experiential Marketing

    Pleasure, Wellbeing and Consumption, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wided Batat

    Pleasure plays a significant but often neglected role in the creation of consumer wellbeing and the relationship between the food consumption experience and healthy eating. This innovative collection focusses on the experiential and hedonic aspects of food and the sociocultural, economic,…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Interpretive Marketing Research

  • State Politics and the Affordable Care Act

    Choices and Decisions, 1st Edition

    By John C. Morris, Martin K. Mayer, Robert C. Kenter, Luisa M. Lucero

    After a great deal of discussion and debate across all levels of government, President Obama signed the Affordable Care Act (ACA) into law in March 2010. Since President Trump's election into office, the ACA has stayed in the headlines. Trump has continued to call for the replacement and repeal of…

    Hardback – 2019-06-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Public Administration and Public Policy

  • Critical Care Nursing in Resource Limited Environments

    1st Edition

    By Chris Carter

    All hospitals have critically ill patients, and their management depends upon the resources available. In many low income countries, critically ill patients may be admitted to a critical care unit; however, many are nursed on wards due to a lack of critical care beds or simply die before they reach…

    Paperback – 2019-06-24
    Routledge

  • Migrant Health

    A Primary Care Perspective, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bernadette N. Kumar, Esperanza Diaz

    In this time of large-scale global migration at levels unrivalled since World War II, primary care practitioners are providing the first line of care to economic migrants and refugees. In doing so, they face daily the considerable challenges that this heterogenic group brings in terms of…

    Paperback – 2019-06-21
    CRC Press
    WONCA Family Medicine

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