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  • Infanticide And Parental Care

    1st Edition

    First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Hardback – 2014-08-15
    Routledge

  • Youth Work

    Preparation for Practice, 1st Edition

    By Jason Wood, Sue Westwood, Gill Thompson

    Professional practice is at the heart of youth work training but integrating the theory learned in class with the reality of placements can sometimes require extra support. This comprehensive textbook is designed to help students working with young people become competent and ethical practitioners,…

    Paperback – 2014-08-14
    Routledge

  • Working in Public Health

    An introduction to careers in public health, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fiona Sim, Jenny Wright

    What can you contribute to improving and protecting the health of your community? Public health is becoming an increasingly central area of healthcare practice and people working in public health come from a wide range of disciplines and backgrounds. This practical and accessible book maps out the…

    Paperback – 2014-08-12
    Routledge

  • Latinos in an Aging World

    Social, Psychological, and Economic Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Ronald J. Angel, Jacqueline L. Angel

    This book fosters a deeper understanding of the growing Latino elderly population and the implications on society. It examines post-WWII demographic and social changes and summarizes research from sociology, psychology, economics, and public health to shed light on the economic, physical, and…

    Paperback – 2014-08-01
    Routledge
    Textbooks in Aging

  • Encyclopedia of Human Services

    Master Review and Tutorial for the Human Services-Board Certified Practitioner Examination (HS-BCPE), 1st Edition

    By Howard Rosenthal

    Dr. Howard Rosenthal, author of the best-selling counseling exam book of all time, the Encyclopedia of Counseling, has now created the Encyclopedia of Human Services: Master Review and Tutorial for the Human Services-Board Certified Examination (HS-BCPE). Helpers can read this book to snare the…

    Paperback – 2014-07-01
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Research Methods and Data Analysis in the Health Sciences

    1st Edition

    By Gareth Hagger-Johnson

    Whilst the ‘health sciences’ are a broad and diverse area, and includes public health, primary care, health psychology, psychiatry and epidemiology, the research methods and data analysis skills required to analyse them are very similar. Moreover, the ability to appraise and conduct research is…

    Paperback – 2014-06-19
    Routledge

  • Key Themes in Public Health

    1st Edition

    By Miranda Thurston

    ‘The growth of public health courses aimed at undergraduates has created a new need for textbooks that are appropriate and stimulating. Miranda Thurston has succeeded in producing something which strikes the right note. It is wide ranging in scope without being superficial and is accessible to the…

    Paperback – 2014-06-12
    Routledge

  • The Ethics of Health Care Rationing: An Introduction

    1st Edition

    By Greg Bognar, Iwao Hirose

    Should organ transplants be given to patients who have waited the longest, or need it most urgently, or those whose survival prospects are the best? The rationing of health care is universal and inevitable, taking place in poor and affluent countries, in publicly funded and private health care…

    Paperback – 2014-05-20
    Routledge

  • Becoming a Midwife

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Rosemary Mander, Valerie Fleming

    What is the reality of being a midwife in the twenty-first century? What is it like to help and support women throughout pregnancy and childbirth and into motherhood? What roles can midwives play in society? This new edition of the popular text, Becoming a Midwife, explores what it is to be a…

    Paperback – 2014-05-08
    Routledge

  • Writing Dissertation and Grant Proposals

    Epidemiology, Preventive Medicine and Biostatistics, 1st Edition

    By Lisa Chasan-Taber

    Competition for research funds in epidemiology, preventative medicine, and biostatistics has never been more intense and, at the same time, the grant application and review process at such agencies as the National Institutes of Health (NIH) is undergoing significant transformation. Writing…

    Paperback – 2014-04-28
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • The American Welfare State

    A Practical Guide, 1st Edition

    By Brian Glenn

    Through a practical introduction to the policies of the American welfare state—a wide-ranging subject much discussed but seldom described—this concise volume details the four main areas of social welfare policy: housing assistance, nutrition assistance, income assistance, and medical assistance. In…

    Paperback – 2014-04-17
    Routledge

  • The Making of Criminal Justice Policy

    1st Edition

    By Sue Hobbs, Christopher Hamerton

    This new textbook will provide students of criminology with a better understanding of criminal justice policy and, in doing so, offers a framework for analysing the social, economic and political processes that shape its creation. The book adopts a policy-oriented approach to criminal justice,…

    Paperback – 2014-04-15
    Routledge

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