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  • Economic and Social Rights Law

    Incorporation, Justiciability and Principles of Adjudication, 1st Edition

    By Katie Boyle

    This book develops principles of adjudication to facilitate accountability for violations of Economic and Social Rights. Economic and Social Rights engage with areas relating to social justice and their violation tends to impact on the most vulnerable members of society. Taking the UK as a case…

    Hardback – 2019-12-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Evidence-based Ayurveda

    Defining a New Scientific Path, 1st Edition

    Edited by C. P. Khare

    This groundbreaking work calls for the overhaul of traditional Ayurveda and its transformation into a progressive, evidence-based practice. This book begins by looking back at the research of the last three centuries, Indian medicinal plants and Ayurveda in a twenty first century context. This…

    Hardback – 2019-11-07 
    Routledge

  • How to Conduct Ethnographies of Institutions for People with Cognitive Difficulties

    1st Edition

    By Kjeld Hogsbro

    This book provides a comprehensive analysis of the methodological, theoretical, and meta-theoretical considerations and guidelines involved in undertaking institutional ethnographic work involving people with cognitive and communicative disabilities. It presents a coherent platform for integrating…

    Hardback – 2019-11-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Disability Studies

  • 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

  • Brazilian Youth

    Global Trends and 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 – 2019-10-31 
    Routledge
    Youth, Young Adulthood and Society

  • Human Extinction and the Pandemic Imaginary

    1st Edition

    By Christos Lynteris

    This book develops an examination and critique of human extinction as a result of the ‘next pandemic’ and turns attention towards the role of pandemic catastrophe in the renegotiation of what it means to be human. Nested in debates among anthropologists, philosophers, social theorists and STS…

    Hardback – 2019-10-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Anthropology

  • 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 – 2019-10-11 
    Routledge
    World Library of Educationalists

  • 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 – 2019-10-10 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Big Data Series

  • Violence Against Children in the Criminal Justice System

    Global Perspectives on Prevention, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wendy O'Brien, Cédric Foussard

    Children who come into conflict with the law are more likely to have experienced violence or adversity than their non-offending peers. Exacerbating the deleterious effects of this childhood trauma, children’s contact with the criminal justice system poses undue risks of physical, sexual, and…

    Hardback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • The Shadow Side of Nursing

    Paradox, Image and Identity, 1st Edition

    By Margaret McAllister, Donna Lee Brien

    This book examines some of the more disturbing representations of nurses in popular culture, to understand nursing’s complex identities, challenges and future directions. It critically analyses disquieting representations of nurses who don’t care, who kill, who inspire fear or who do not comply…

    Paperback – 2019-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Circulation and Governance of Asian Medicine

    1st Edition

    Edited by Céline Coderey, Laurent Pordié

    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 – 2019-09-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

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