Textbooks: Health and Social Care

  • Social Medicine and the Coming Transformation book cover

    Social Medicine and the Coming Transformation

    1st Edition

    By Howard Waitzkin, Alina Pérez, Matt Anderson

    Social medicine, starting two centuries ago, has shown that social conditions affect health and illness more than biology does, and social change affects the outcomes of health and illness more than health services do. Understanding and exposing sickness-generating structures in society helps…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Social Policy for Effective Practice: A Strengths Approach book cover

    Social Policy for Effective Practice

    A Strengths Approach, 5th Edition

    By Rosemary Kennedy Chapin, Melinda Kay Lewis

    The fifth edition of Social Policy for Effective Practice offers a rich variety of resources and knowledge foundations to help social work students understand and contend with the continually evolving social policy landscape that surrounds them. The authors have continued their traditional…

    Paperback – 2020-03-23 
    Routledge
    New Directions in Social Work

  • The Reflective Counselor: 45 Activities for Developing Your Professional Identity book cover

    The Reflective Counselor

    45 Activities for Developing Your Professional Identity, 1st Edition

    By Michelle S. Hinkle, Meredith Drew

    This practical workbook contains 45 experiential and creative activities intentionally created to facilitate counselor professional identity development. Each reflective activity is designed for students and supervisees to learn more about counselor professional identity, as well as integrate their…

    Paperback – 2020-02-25 
    Routledge

  • Assessment in Educational Therapy book cover

    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 – 2020-02-14 
    Routledge

  • Welfare and the Welfare State: Central Issues Now and in the Future book cover

    Welfare and the Welfare State

    Central Issues Now and in the Future, 2nd Edition

    By Bent Greve

    The welfare state is still very much central in people’s everyday life. The welfare state is at the same time contested and debated, and has often been argued to be in a crisis not only in the wake of the financial crisis. Welfare and welfare states used to be a national issue and prerogative.…

    Paperback – 2020-01-21 
    Routledge

  • Advances in Audiology and Hearing Science: Volume 1: Clinical Protocols and Hearing Devices book cover

    Advances in Audiology and Hearing Science

    Volume 1: Clinical Protocols and Hearing Devices, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stavros Hatzopoulos

    With chapters from audiology professionals from around the world, Advances in Audiology and Hearing Science presented in two volumes—provides an abundance of information on the latest technological and procedural advances in this ever-improving field. Volume 1 primarily focuses on revised clinical…

    Hardback – 2019-12-30 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Advances in Audiology and Hearing Science: Volume 2: Otoprotection, Regeneration, and Telemedicine book cover

    Advances in Audiology and Hearing Science

    Volume 2: Otoprotection, Regeneration, and Telemedicine, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stavros Hatzopoulos

    With chapters from audiology professionals from around the world, Advances in Audiology and Hearing Science presented in two volumes—provides an abundance of information on the latest technological and procedural advances in this ever-improving field. Volume 1 primarily focuses on revised clinical…

    Hardback – 2019-12-30 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Advances in Audiology and Hearing Science (2-volume set): Volume 1: Clinical Protocols and Hearing Devices Volume 2: Otoprotection, Regeneration, and Telemedicine book cover

    Advances in Audiology and Hearing Science (2-volume set)

    Volume 1: Clinical Protocols and Hearing Devices Volume 2: Otoprotection, Regeneration, and Telemedicine, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stavros Hatzopoulos

    With chapters from audiology professionals from around the world, Advances in Audiology and Hearing Science-presented in two volumes—provides an abundance of valuable information on the latest technological and procedural advances in this ever-improving field. Volume 1 primarily focuses on revised…

    Hardback – 2019-12-30 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Gerontological Social Work in Action: Anti-Oppressive Practice with Older Adults, their Families, and Communities book cover

    Gerontological Social Work in Action

    Anti-Oppressive Practice with Older Adults, their Families, and Communities, 1st Edition

    By Wendy Hulko, Shari Brotman, Louise Stern, Ilyan Ferrer

    Gerontological Social Work in Action introduces ‘anti-oppression gerontology’ (AOG), a critical approach to social work with older adults, their families, and communities. AOG principles are applied to direct and indirect practice and a range of topics of relevance to social work practice in the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to the Geography of Health book cover

    An Introduction to the Geography of Health

    2nd Edition

    By Helen Hazen, Peter Anthamatten

    In the second edition of An Introduction to the Geography of Health, Helen Hazen and Peter Anthamatten explore the ways in which geographic ideas and approaches can inform our understanding of health. The book’s focus on a broad range of physical and social factors that drive health in places and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Social Work Practice in the Criminal Justice System book cover

    Social Work Practice in the Criminal Justice System

    2nd Edition

    By George T. Patterson

    Social Work Practice in the Criminal Justice System presents an overview of the criminal justice system for social workers, exploring the networks and institutions which comprise it. Integrating social work ethics and a commitment to social justice, this textbook explores social work practice…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Activism and Rhetoric: Theories and Contexts for Political Engagement book cover

    Activism and Rhetoric

    Theories and Contexts for Political Engagement, 2nd Edition

    Edited by JongHwa Lee, Seth Kahn

    The second edition of this formative collection offers analysis of the work rhetoric plays in the principles and practices of today’s culture of democratic activism. Editors JongHwa Lee and Seth Kahn – and their diverse contributors working in communication and composition studies both within and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17 
    Routledge

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