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  • Mental Wellbeing and Psychology

    The Role of Art and History in Self Discovery and Creation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sue Barker

    This book aims to unpack not only the philosophical and psychological need to understand ourselves but also how, through an exploration of historical archives and artistic creativity, we can build self-identify and self-esteem to improve a sense of wellbeing for ourselves and those for whom we care…

    Hardback – 2019-11-01 
    Routledge
    Advances in Mental Health Research

  • Film and the Chinese Medical Humanities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Vivienne Lo, Chris Berry, Guo Liping

    This edited volume will explore a wide range of issues relating to health, medicine, and the body in China and other societies identified as Chinese during the past century, through the medium of the moving image. Drawing on both feature and documentary films from mainland China and elsewhere in…

    Hardback – 2019-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Asia-Pacific Studies

  • Journeys in Narrative Inquiry

    The Selected Works of D. Jean Clandinin, 1st Edition

    By D Jean Clandinin

    Organized around a metaphor of an academic journey, Jean Clandinin offers published tracings of an unfolding journey over 40 years that, at its outset, appeared to focus only on questions of epistemology. However, the book illuminates how that apparent beginning focus shape-shifted to questions of…

    Hardback – 2019-10-09 
    Routledge
    World Library of Educationalists

  • Circulation and Governance of Asian Medicine

    1st Edition

    Edited by Céline Coderey, Laurent Pordie

    This book unpacks the organized sets of practices that govern contemporary Asian medicine from their production in the lab to their circulation within circuits and networks of all kinds and examines the plurality of actors involved in such governance. Chapters analyse the process of…

    Hardback – 2019-10-03 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

  • Motherhood in Contemporary International Perspective

    Continuity and Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fabienne Portier-Le Cocq

    Divided into fifteen chapters, this book provides the reader with an insight into certain representations of mothers and motherhood in history and today’s societies in some areas of the world, notably in Asia. Key facts about the history of motherhood are presented, together with the use of very…

    Hardback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Society

  • Brazilian Youth

    Global Trends, Local Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cláudia Pereira

    The collection brings together texts of Brazilian researchers who are dedicated to themes related to studies of youth cultures: sociabilities, subcultures, identities and belonging, pop culture, social movements, migration, consumption and materialities, generational exchanges, media…

    Hardback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Global Perspectives on Disability Activism and Advocacy

    Our Way, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karen Soldatic, Kelley Johnson

    This book explores the diverse ways in which disability activism and advocacy are experienced and practiced by people with disabilities and their allies. Contributors to the book explore the very different strategies and campaigns they have used to have their demands for respect, dignity and rights…

    Hardback – 2019-09-24 
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Disability Studies

  • Joy at Birth

    An Interpretive, Hermeneutic, Phenomenological Inquiry, 1st Edition

    By Susan Crowther

    To be at the birth of a baby is special, yet there is an increasing secularisation and reliance on technology in contemporary maternity care, particularly in the western context. Through exploration of experiences at birth this book explores joy at birth, which is often ignored and overlooked…

    Hardback – 2019-09-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Nursing and Midwifery

  • Families, Imprisonment and Legitimacy

    The Cost of Custodial Penalties, 1st Edition

    By Cara Jardine

    This book examines what it means to be a family within the restrictive, disruptive and often distressing context of imprisonment. Drawing on original qualitative data, it looks beyond traditional models of the family to examine the question of which relationships matter to individuals affected by…

    Hardback – 2019-09-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime, Justice and the Family

  • Data Driven Approaches for Healthcare High Utilizers

    1st Edition

    By Chengliang Yang, Chris Delcher, Elizabeth Shenkman, Sanjay Ranka

    Health care utilization routinely generates vast amounts of data from sources ranging from electronic medical records, insurance claims, vital signs, and patient-reported outcomes. Predicting health outcomes using data modeling approaches is an emerging field that can reveal important insights into…

    Hardback – 2019-09-15 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • International Perspectives on Social Work and Political Conflict

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joe Duffy, Jim Campbell, Carol Tosone

    International Perspectives on Social Work and Political Conflict provides an important basis for readers to recognise and understand the unique and specialist role that social workers have played and continue to play in international contexts of political conflict. Social workers make an important…

    Hardback – 2019-09-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Social Work

  • Black Girlhood, Punishment, and Resistance

    Reimagining Justice for Black Girls in Virginia, 1st Edition

    By Nishaun T. Battle

    Black Girlhood, Resistance, and Punishment: Reimagining Justice for Black Girls in Virginia provides a historical comprehensive examination of racialized, classed, and gendered punishment of Black girls in Virginia during the early twentieth century. It looks at the ways in which the court system…

    Hardback – 2019-09-10 
    Routledge
    Intersectional Criminology

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