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  • Routledge Revivals: Noel Timms

    1st Edition

    By Noel Timms

    The volumes in this set, originally published between 1964 and 1983, draw together research by the author. The collection covers some of his major works in the field of social work, with a focus on social policy, language, psychiatry and philosophy within the area of social work.…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Noel Timms

  • Promoting Biodiversity in Food Systems

    1st Edition

    Edited by Irana W. Hawkins

    Biodiversity of the food system is crucial for food production and loss of biodiversity is a pressing issue. This book focuses on biodiversity’s crucial role in food systems, health and well-being, and fate of the natural environment. It provides practical recommendations on how proper food systems…

    Hardback – 2018-10-24
    CRC Press

  • Physical Activity

    A Multi-disciplinary Introduction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Nick Draper, Gareth Stratton

    Physical activity and its relationship to health is one of the great issues of our age. The causes of, and solutions to, physical inactivity are complex and multi-dimensional, and therefore the subject needs to be studied and understood from a variety of perspectives. This is the first textbook to…

    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

  • Medical Leadership

    A Toolkit for Service Development and System Transformation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jill Aylott, Jeff Perring, Ann Chapman, Ahmed Nassef

    Today’s health care systems need doctors and consultants to act as leaders, within the multi-disciplinary team, in addition to carrying out their clinical role. This book identifies the key elements of successful leadership through 'medically led' service development and systems transformation…

    Paperback – 2018-10-17
    Routledge

  • The Management of Wicked Problems in Health and Social Care

    1st Edition

    Edited by Will Thomas, Anneli Hujala, Sanna Laulainen, Robert McMurray

    At a time of growing pressure on health and social care services, this book draws together contributions which highlight contemporary challenges for their management. Providing a range of contributions that draw on a Critical Management Studies perspective the book raises macro-level concerns with…

    Hardback – 2018-10-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Health Management

  • Female Genital Mutilation and Social Media

    1st Edition

    By Christina Julios

    This book explores the phenomenon of anti-femail genital mutilation (FGM) social media activism. Against a backdrop of over 200 million girls and women worldwide affected by FGM, this volume examines key global online campaigns to end the practice, involving leading virtual platforms such as…

    Hardback – 2018-10-02
    Routledge

  • Air Pollution and the Electromagnetic Phenomena as Incitants

    1st Edition

    By William J. Rea

    The field of electromagnetic sensitivity is the new epidemic of the 21st century, and can cause disease of the automatic nerve system in any part of the body. This is as a result of chemical sensitivity, in which over 80,000 chemicals are involved, resulting in innumerable combinations. A cursory…

    Hardback – 2018-10-01
    CRC Press
    Electromagnetic Frequency Sensitivities

  • Shaping Portland

    Anatomy of a Healthy City, 1st Edition

    By Paddy Tillett

    Portland is a young city founded on a river bank in a virgin forest less than 200 years ago. Shaping Portland: Anatomy of a Healthy City is about the values engendered by the place, and how those values have influenced the growing city. It examines how and why the public realm supports or obstructs…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Planning and Urban Design

  • Older Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans People

    Minding the Knowledge Gaps, 1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew King, Kathryn Almack, Yiu-Tung Suen, Sue Westwood

    What does it mean to grow older as a lesbian, gay, bisexual or trans (LGBT) person? What gaps in knowledge about LGBT ageing remain? This timely and innovative book reports on a project funded by the Economic and Social Research Council which aimed to address gaps in knowledge about older LGBT…

    Hardback – 2018-09-19
    Routledge

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