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  • Birthing Outside the System

    The Canary in the Coal Mine, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hannah Dahlen, Bashi Kumar-Hazard, Virginia Schmied

    This book investigates why women choose ‘birth outside the system’ and makes connections between women’s right to choose where they birth and violations of human rights within maternity care systems. Choosing to birth at home can force women out of mainstream maternity care, despite research…

    Hardback – 2020-02-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Nursing and Midwifery

  • Healthy Urban Environments

    More-than-Human Theories, 1st Edition

    By Cecily Maller

    Set in the ‘human–environment’ interaction space, this book applies new theoretical and practical insights to understanding what makes healthy urban environments. It stems from recognition that the world is rapidly urbanising and the international concern with how to create healthy settings and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-06 
    Routledge

  • Assessment in Educational Therapy

    1st Edition

    By Marion E. Marshall

    Assessment in Educational Therapy offers essential grounding, skills, and ethical approaches for understanding and conducting assessments in the context of Educational Therapy. Six clear, straightforward chapters guide graduate students and trainees of the field to use scores, observation, and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-03 
    Routledge

  • Childhood Abused

    Protecting Children Against Torture, Cruel, Inhuman and Degrading Treatment and Punishment, 1st Edition

    By Geraldine Van Bueren

    First published in 1998, this book seeks to consider the application of international human rights standards to situations where children are at risk of torture and other forms of ill-treatment. Each of the contributors authoritatively examines torture, cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Family Centred Group Care: Model Building

    1st Edition

    By Frank Ainsworth

    Published in 1997, this study focused on building and empirically validating a model of family centred group care. This is an alternative to the traditional model of group child care that is primarily child centred and which reflects the notion of group care as a substitute for parental care. The…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • At the Verge of Inclusiveness

    A Study of Learning Support in Post-Compulsory Education, 1st Edition

    By Chris Hewitson

    Published in 1998, this book provides an analysis of the development of learning support for students with special needs from the 1970s to the present. Based on case study research the book examines the complexities of defining special needs and considers ways in which marginalization of students…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Institutions in Turbulent Environments

    A Study of the Impact of Environmental Change upon Institutions for the Intellectually Disabled, 1st Edition

    By T.P. Keating

    Published in 1999. Contemporary organizations are faced with increasingly rapid and dramatic change within their political, cultural and technological environments. Institutions in Turbulent Environments critically examines the way organizations respond to these changes,with a particular focus upon…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Individual Liberty and Medical Control

    1st Edition

    By Heta Häyry

    Published in 1998, this book addresses the moral, social and political problems emerging from the practice of healing and caring, biomedical research and the provision of health care services. The primary aim of many professional bioethicists is, of late, to solve as efficiently as possible, the…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Fostering Kinship

    An International Perspective on Kinship Foster Care, 1st Edition

    Edited by Roger Greeff

    First published in 1999, this work draws together a multi-national collection of papers, and aims to stimulate the development of policy and practice in this often neglected area. It aims to offer examples of good social work practice, informed by relevant theoretical insights; to give a voice to…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Hospice Care and Culture

    A Comparison of the Hospice Movement in the West and Japan, 1st Edition

    By Teresa Chikako Maruyama

    First published in 1999, Maruyama explores some significant difficulties and differences in bringing the western hospice philosophy to the Japanese medical culture. Whilst not giving any definite answers, this study determines what some of the critical questions that need to be considered into…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Environment, Health and Population Displacement

    Development and Change in Mozambique's Diarrhoeal Disease Ecology, 1st Edition

    By Andrew E. Collins

    First published in 1998, this book contributes to our understanding of emergent and resurgent infectious diseases and health ecology in developing areas through detailed spatial and temporal analysis of recent cholera and bacillary dysentery epidemics in Mozambique. The book examines the influence…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Effective Policy, Planning and Implementation

    Volume 2: Information Management in Social Services, 1st Edition

    By Nick Gould, Keith Moultrie

    First published in 1997, in this second volume Gould and Moultrie compile writings from various professionals in the public service sector, researchers and other academics in support of the Social Services Research and Development Unit (or SSRADU) at the University of Bath. Primarily focusing on…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

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