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  • Cognitive Science

    Integrative Synchronization Mechanisms in Cognitive Neuroarchitectures of the Systemtheoretical Connectionism, 1st Edition

    By Harald Maurer

    The study of mind and brain dynamics touches upon many fields such as Psychiatry, Neurology, Linguistics, Psychology, and Biology. Cognitive Science explores these numerous facets, as well as introduces the basics of artificial neural networks, connectionism, classical symbol theory, nonlinear…

    Hardback – 2020-03-15 
    CRC Press

  • Birthing Outside the System

    The Canary in the Coal Mine, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hannah Dahlen, Bashi 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 – 2020-01-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Nursing and Midwifery

  • Football as Medicine

    Prescribing Football for Global Health Promotion, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Krustrup, Daniel Parnell

    It is beyond dispute that physical activity is good for us, but what are the benefits, challenges and impacts of sport on health? This is the first book to focus on football in the context of health, from individual, public and population-level perspectives. Football as Medicine examines the…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Critical Research in Football

  • Beyond Transformative Learning in African-American Adult Education

    Religion, Health, and Permeated Learning as a New Model of Adult Learning, 1st Edition

    By Gerald D. Redwine

    By exploring how the religious beliefs, scientific knowledge, and social surroundings of African-American sufferers of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) impacts their understanding of the condition, this book develops a new model of effective adult learning. Presenting the findings of rigorous…

    Hardback – 2019-12-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Lifelong Learning and Adult Education

  • Environmental Health in International and EU Law

    Current Challenges and Legal Responses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stefania Negri

    This book presents a broad overview of the many intersections between health and the environment that lie at the basis of the most crucial environmental health issues, focusing on the responses provided by international and EU law. Consistent with the One Health approach and moving from the…

    Hardback – 2019-11-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge-Giappichelli Studies in Law

  • Women's Health and the Limits of Law

    Domestic and International Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Irehobhude O. Iyioha

    Despite some significant advances in the creation and protection of rights affecting women’s health, these do not always translate into actual health benefits for women. This collection asks: 'What is an effective law and what influences law’s effectiveness or ineffectiveness? What dynamics,…

    Hardback – 2019-11-13 
    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. The…

    Hardback – 2019-11-01 
    Routledge

  • Ethics and Error in Medicine

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fritz Allhoff, Sandra L. Borden

    This book is a collection of original, interdisciplinary essays on the topic of medical error. Given the complexities of understanding, preventing, and responding to medical error in ethically responsible ways, the scope of the book is fairly broad. The contributors include top scholars and…

    Hardback – 2019-10-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Applied Ethics

  • Storytelling Encounters as Medical Education

    Crafting Relational Identity, 1st Edition

    By Sally G. Warmington

    This innovative volume provides fresh perspectives on how medical students and patients construct identities in relation to each other, using stories of their clinical encounters. It explores how paying attention to medical students’ and patients’ stories in clinical teaching encounters can…

    Hardback – 2019-10-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in the Medical Humanities

  • Philosophy of Suffering

    Metaphysics, Value, and Normativity, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Bain, Michael Brady, Jennifer Corns

    Suffering is a central component of our lives. We suffer pain. We fall ill. We fail and are failed. Our loved ones die. It is a commonplace to think that suffering is, always and everywhere, bad. But might suffering also be good? If so, in what ways might suffering have positive, as well as…

    Hardback – 2019-10-17 
    Routledge

  • The Medicina Plinii

    Latin Text, Translation, and Commentary, 1st Edition

    By Yvette Hunt

    This book presents the first ever English translation of the Medicina Plinii, one of the most influential books of applied medicine and self-medication in Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages. The work, which predates AD 400, was created as a quick reference work for travellers, and became and…

    Hardback – 2019-10-07 
    Routledge
    Scientific Writings from the Ancient and Medieval World

  • 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 – 2019-09-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Nursing and Midwifery

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