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  • Addressing Brain Injury in Under-Resourced Settings

    A Practical Guide to Community-Centred Approaches, 1st Edition

    By Ross Balchin, Rudi Coetzer, Christian Salas, Janice Webster

    Many of the world’s population have no access to appropriate diagnostic, neurorehabilitative or support services following brain injury. Addressing Brain Injury in Under-Resourced Settings: A Practical Guide to Community-Centred Approaches tackles this unacceptable gap in service provision by…

    Paperback – 2017-10-10
    Psychology Press

  • The Economics of Health and Health Care

    8th Edition

    By Sherman Folland, Allen C. Goodman, Miron Stano

    Folland, Goodman, and Stano’s bestselling The Economics of Health and Health Care text offers the market-leading overview of all aspects of Health Economics, teaching through core economic themes, rather than concepts unique to the health care economy. The Eighth Edition of this key textbook has…

    Hardback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge

  • Developing Inclusive Practice for Young Children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders

    A Framework of Knowledge and Understanding for the Early Childhood Workforce, 1st Edition

    By Carolyn Blackburn

    Children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) have emerged as a major phenomenon within the education and health care systems. Prenatal exposure to alcohol is known to result in a range of birth anomalies for infants and children. Children with FASD experience a range of developmental…

    Paperback – 2017-05-02
    Routledge

  • The End of Heaven

    Disaster and Suffering in a Scientific Age, 1st Edition

    By Sidney Dekker

    In this unique book, Sidney Dekker tackles a largely unexplored dilemma. Our scientific age has equipped us ever better to explain why things go wrong. But this increasing sophistication actually makes it harder to explain why we suffer. Accidents and disasters have become technical…

    Paperback – 2017-03-23
    Routledge

  • Social Policy for Effective Practice

    A Strengths Approach, 4th Edition

    By Rosemary Kennedy Chapin

    For use as a text in foundations generalist social policy courses, either at the baccalaureate or master’s level, this book examines the process of defining need, analyzing social policy, and developing new policy. A clear philosophical base and a common theoretical framework underlie the…

    Paperback – 2017-03-16
    Routledge
    New Directions in Social Work

  • Engaging Bioethics

    An Introduction With Case Studies, 1st Edition

    By Gary Seay, Susana Nuccetelli

    Engaging Bioethics: An Introduction with Case Studies draws students into this rapidly changing field, helping them to actively untangle the many issues at the intersection of medicine and moral concern. Presuming readers start with no background in philosophy, it offers balanced, philosophically…

    Paperback – 2017-02-16
    Routledge

  • The Practice of Generalist Social Work

    4th Edition

    By Marla Berg-Weger, Julie Birkenmaier

    The fourth edition of The Practice of Generalist Social Work continues to teach students to apply micro, macro, and mezzo social work skills. This new edition strengthens the connection between the three levels of practice and is fully updated to the 2015 EPAS. This edition also contains more…

    Paperback – 2017-02-09
    Routledge
    New Directions in Social Work

  • Nurturing Natures

    Attachment and Children's Emotional, Sociocultural and Brain Development, 2nd Edition

    By Graham Music

    This new edition of the bestselling text, Nurturing Natures, provides an indispensable synthesis of the latest scientific knowledge about children’s emotional development. Integrating a wealth of both up-to-date and classical research from areas such as attachment theory, neuroscience developmental…

    Paperback – 2016-10-24
    Routledge

  • Spatial Health Inequalities

    Adapting GIS Tools and Data Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Esra Ozdenerol

    The neighborhoods and the biophysical, political, and cultural environments all play a key role in affecting health outcomes of individuals. Unequal spatial distribution of resources such as clinics, hospitals, public transportation, fresh food markets, and schools could make some communities as a…

    Hardback – 2016-08-23
    CRC Press

  • Inequality in U.S. Social Policy

    An Historical Analysis, 1st Edition

    By Bryan Warde

    In Inequality in US Social Policy: An Historic Analysis, Bryan Warde illuminates the pervasive and powerful role that social inequality based on race and ethnicity, gender, immigration status, sexual orientation, class, and disability plays and has historically played in informing social policy.…

    Paperback – 2016-08-18
    Routledge

  • Statistics in Plain English

    4th Edition

    By Timothy C. Urdan

    This introductory textbook provides an inexpensive, brief overview of statistics to help readers gain a better understanding of how statistics work and how to interpret them correctly. Each chapter describes a different statistical technique, ranging from basic concepts like central tendency and…

    Paperback – 2016-07-25
    Routledge

  • One World Health

    An Overview of Global Health, 1st Edition

    By Lord Nigel Crisp

    This brand new textbook presents a new approach to the teaching and understanding of global health. It describes the shared opportunities but also the problems that we all face, wherever we live, and the particular needs of the poorest people in every society. Covering subjects from epidemics…

    Pack - Book & Ebook – 2016-07-14
    CRC Press

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