Textbooks: Health and Social Care

  • Understanding Early Development from Conception to Four: A guide to provision and practice book cover

    Understanding Early Development from Conception to Four

    A guide to provision and practice

    By Sheila Nutkins, Catriona McDonald

    Paperback – 2018-07-01 
    Routledge

  • Health Care Policy and Practice: A Biopsychosocial Perspective book cover

    Health Care Policy and Practice

    A Biopsychosocial Perspective, 5th Edition

    By Cynthia Moniz, Stephen Gorin

    Paperback – 2018-07-01 
    Routledge

  • Death, Dying and Bereavement in a Changing World book cover

    Death, Dying and Bereavement in a Changing World

    2nd Edition

    By Alan R Kemp

    Paperback – 2018-07-01 
    Routledge

  • Mental Health Social Work: The Art and Science of Practice book cover

    Mental Health Social Work

    The Art and Science of Practice

    Edited by Mark Hardy, Martin Webber

    This comprehensive textbook addresses mental health social work theory and practice. It incorporates recommendations and developments emerging from current, significant reforms in social work as they apply within the context of mental health social work. Combining the theoretical and practical and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Children's Rights: A Guide to Law, Policy and Practice book cover

    Understanding Children's Rights

    A Guide to Law, Policy and Practice

    By Karen Dr Winter, Bronagh Dr Byrne, Katrina Dr Lloyd

    What are children’s rights and where do they come from? Why is it necessary for children and young people to have their rights defined? What difficulties do practitioners face in developing a rights based approach to their daily work with children, young people and their families? What can children…

    Paperback – 2018-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Textbook of Dementia Care: An Integrated Approach book cover

    Textbook of Dementia Care

    An Integrated Approach

    Edited by Graham Jackson, Debbie Tolson

    Dementia has become a priority for health and social care services across the world. An increasing number of older people has resulted in an increasing number of people with dementia, often with complex needs, and we need to look at new humane and efficient ways of supporting people. This…

    Paperback – 2018-06-30 
    Routledge

  • The Biological Basis of Clinical Observations book cover

    The Biological Basis of Clinical Observations

    3rd Edition

    By William T. Blows

    Accurate clinical observations are fundamental to competent and safe healthcare practice. The Biological Basis of Clinical Observations gives readers the understanding needed to perform clinical observations accurately, make accurate judgements about the patient’s condition and make accurate…

    Paperback – 2018-06-30 
    Routledge

  • Environmental Health and Housing: Issues for Public Health book cover

    Environmental Health and Housing

    Issues for Public Health, 2nd Edition

    By Jill Stewart, Zena Lynch

    The second edition of Environmental Health and Housing has been completely updated to cover the contemporary issues in public health that have emerged in recent years. With a theory and practice approach to public health this edition focuses more on population health; health protection and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-26 
    Routledge

  • Physical Activity: A Multi-disciplinary Introduction book cover

    Physical Activity

    A Multi-disciplinary Introduction

    Edited by Nick Draper, Gareth Stratton

    Physical activity and its relationship to health is one of the great issues of our age. The causes of, and solutions to, physical inactivity are complex and multi-dimensional, and therefore the subject needs to be studied and understood from a variety of perspectives. This is the first textbook to…

    Paperback – 2018-06-06 
    Routledge

  • Biotech Juggernaut: Hope, Hype, and Hidden Agendas of Entrepreneurial BioScience book cover

    Biotech Juggernaut

    Hope, Hype, and Hidden Agendas of Entrepreneurial BioScience

    By Tina Stevens, Stuart Newman

    Human genetic engineering programs are well underway, although most people are unaware of it and despite the fact that dozens of countries have banned human germline (i.e. egg and sperm) modifications. When bioentrepreneurs ask citizens to consider biotechnologies with the potential for affecting…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Principles of Research in Behavioral Science: Fourth Edition book cover

    Principles of Research in Behavioral Science

    Fourth Edition

    By Mary E. Kite, Bernard E Whitley

    This book provides a comprehensive overview of research methods in the behavioral sciences, focusing primarily on the conceptual issues inherent in conducting research. It covers topics that are often omitted from other texts, including measurement issues, correlational research, qualitative…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15 
    Routledge

  • Critical Care Assessment by Midwives book cover

    Critical Care Assessment by Midwives

    By Maureen Boyle, Judy Bothamley

    Over the last ten years, pregnancy has not only become more complicated for many women, but the traditional provision of general intensive care units has been reduced. To bridge this gap, critical care units, usually staffed by midwives, have been set up in many maternity units. This textbook is an…

    Paperback – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge

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