Psychology: Health Psychology

  • Palliative Care: Psychosocial perspectives book cover

    Palliative Care

    Psychosocial perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Alison Rodriguez

    Death is inevitable, and yet for most of us it is also unimaginable. This enlightening book is not about death and dying, but about how life-limiting illnesses influence culture, society and how we understand ourselves. It provides a critical, existential perspective on palliative care, examining…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 
    Critical Approaches to Health

  • Living Well with Chronic Illness: An evidence-based guide to managing your symptoms book cover

    Living Well with Chronic Illness

    An evidence-based guide to managing your symptoms, 1st Edition

    By Angeliki Bogosian,

    Living well with a chronic illness is one of the most challenging experiences one can have. This guide to managing both the emotional and physical aspects of chronic illness, from adapting to a diagnosis to how symptoms and the side-effects impact upon mood and perception, is written by a health…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 

  • Critical Happiness Studies book cover

    Critical Happiness Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Svend Brinkmann, Anders Petersen, Nicholas Hill

    Hardback – 2019-05-31 

  • Reproductive Losses: Challenges to LGBTQ Family-Making book cover

    Reproductive Losses

    Challenges to LGBTQ Family-Making, 1st Edition

    By Christa Craven

    Although there are far more opportunities for LGBTQ people to become parents than there were before the 1990s, attention to the reproductive challenges LGBTQ families face has not kept pace. Reproductive Loss is the first book to consider LGBTQ people’s experiences with miscarriage, stillbirth,…

    Paperback – 2019-05-21 
    Gender and Sexualities in Psychology

  • Handbook of Men's Health Disparities book cover

    Handbook of Men's Health Disparities

    1st Edition

    Edited by Derek M. Griffith, Marino A. Bruce, Roland J. Thorpe

    Worldwide, men have more opportunities, privileges, and power, yet shorter life expectancies than women. Why is this? Why are there stark differences in the burden of disease, quality of life, and length of life amongst men, by race, ethnicity, (dis)ability status, sexual orientation, gender…

    Paperback – 2019-05-17 

  • The Psychology of Happiness book cover

    The Psychology of Happiness

    1st Edition

    By Peter Warr

    How do events in our life influence happiness? Can too much of a good thing make us less happy? Does personality make a difference? Is happiness mainly down to luck? The Psychology of Happiness introduces readers to the variety of factors that can affect how happy we are. It covers events in our…

    Paperback – 2019-04-16 
    The Psychology of Everything

  • The Psychology of Sport and Performance Injury: An Interprofessional Case-Based Approach book cover

    The Psychology of Sport and Performance Injury

    An Interprofessional Case-Based Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Monna Arvinen-Barrow, Damien Clement

    The use of psychological interventions and counselling strategies has become a central part of injury prevention, rehabilitation and return to participation process. The Psychology of Sport and Performance Injury is the first book to offer students, academic scholars, and practitioners case studies…

    Paperback – 2019-04-11 

  • Community Psychology book cover

    Community Psychology

    6th Edition

    By John Moritsugu, Elizabeth Vera, Frank Y Wong, Karen Grover Duffy

    Community Psychology, 6th Edition offers an easy-to-navigate, clearly organized and comprehensive overview of the field, with theoretical roots that carry over to practical applications. Presenting the concepts of community psychology and social change, these concepts are then applied to various…

    Paperback – 2019-04-08 

  • Motherhood, Spirituality and Culture book cover

    Motherhood, Spirituality and Culture

    1st Edition

    By Noelia Molina

    Spiritual care is considered a significant aspect of holistic healing practices, yet the study of spirituality in the transition to motherhood has been scarcely researched. This book explores spiritual skills that may assist women in their changes, challenges and transformations through the…

    Hardback – 2019-03-14 
    Routledge Research in Nursing and Midwifery

  • Subjectivity and Critical Mental Health: Lessons from Brazil book cover

    Subjectivity and Critical Mental Health

    Lessons from Brazil, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Goulart

    Subjectivity and Critical Mental Health: Lessons from Brazil presents and discusses subjectivity as a key concept to challenge the individualized and reified perspective that psychology and mental health studies have traditionally sustained. Situated against the maintenance of hierarchical,…

    Paperback – 2019-03-12 
    Concepts for Critical Psychology

  • A Genealogy of Puberty Science: Monsters, Abnormals, and Everyone Else book cover

    A Genealogy of Puberty Science

    Monsters, Abnormals, and Everyone Else, 1st Edition

    By Pedro Pinto, Catriona Ida Macleod

    A Genealogy of Puberty Science explores the modern invention of puberty as a scientific object. Drawing on Foucault’s genealogical analytic, Pinto and Macleod trace the birth of puberty science in the early 1800s and follow its expansion and shifting discursive frameworks over the course of two…

    Hardback – 2019-02-25 

  • Progress in Psychological Science Around the World. Volume 2: Social and Applied Issues: Proceedings of the 28th International Congress of Psychology book cover

    Progress in Psychological Science Around the World. Volume 2: Social and Applied Issues

    Proceedings of the 28th International Congress of Psychology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Qicheng Jing, Mark R. Rosenzweig

    Progress in Psychological Science around the World, Volumes 1 and 2, present the main contributions from the 28th International Congress of Psychology, held in Beijing in 2004. These expert contributions include the Nobel laureate address, the Presidential address, and the Keynote and…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07 

6Series in Health Psychology

Product Search