Textbooks: Health and Social Care

  • The Routledge Companion to Rehabilitative Work in Criminal Justice book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Rehabilitative Work in Criminal Justice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Pamela Ugwudike, Hannah Graham, Fergus McNeill, Peter Raynor, Faye S Taxman, Chris Trotter

    All the world’s criminal justice systems need to undertake direct work with people who have come into their care or are under their supervision as a result of criminal offences. Typically, this is organised in penal and correctional services – in custody in prisons, or in the community supervised…

    Paperback – 2019-09-15 
    Routledge

  • Strategies and Tactics of Behavioral Research and Practice book cover

    Strategies and Tactics of Behavioral Research and Practice

    4th Edition

    By James M. Johnston, Henry S. Pennypacker, Gina Green

    Strategies and Tactics of Behavioral Research and Practice focuses on the most effective methods for measuring and evaluating changes in behavior. The authors provide the rationale for different procedures for measuring behavior and designing within-subject comparisons between control and…

    Paperback – 2019-08-12 
    Routledge

  • The Student Guide to the Newborn Infant Physical Examination book cover

    The Student Guide to the Newborn Infant Physical Examination

    1st Edition

    By Tracey Jones

    The Newborn Infant Physical Examination (NIPE) is a screening assessment completed on all babies between six and seventy-two hours of age. The examination is an opportunity for practitioners to identify babies who may be at risk or have been born with a congenital abnormality. This concise guide…

    Paperback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge

  • Ethics and Public Policy: A Philosophical Inquiry book cover

    Ethics and Public Policy

    A Philosophical Inquiry, 2nd Edition

    By Jonathan Wolff

    Hardback – 2019-08-01 
    Routledge

  • Smart Healthcare Systems book cover

    Smart Healthcare Systems

    1st Edition

    Edited by Adwitiya Sinha, Megha Rathi

    About the Book The book provides details of applying intelligent mining techniques for extracting & pre-processing medical data from various sources, for application-based healthcare research. Moreover, different datasets are used, thereby exploring real-world case studies related to medical…

    Hardback – 2019-07-30 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Body Problems: Running and Living Long in a Fast-Food Society book cover

    Body Problems

    Running and Living Long in a Fast-Food Society, 2nd Edition

    By Ben Agger

    Body Problems addresses the relationship between the body and society in a fast-food culture. Agger focuses on issues of food, exercise, work, dieting and eating disorders, fashion, bariatric and cosmetic surgery, and health. He addresses a growing, fundamental dilemma that we have ample access to…

    Paperback – 2019-07-25 
    Routledge
    Framing 21st Century Social Issues

  • Human Behavior in the Social Environment: Mezzo and Macro Contexts book cover

    Human Behavior in the Social Environment

    Mezzo and Macro Contexts, 2nd Edition

    By Anissa Taun Rogers

    This addition to Anissa Rogers' bestselling Human Behavior in the Social Environment expands the original text with new chapters on spirituality, families and groups, organizations, and communities. Written in the compact, concise manner of the original text, the new chapters cover mezzo and macro…

    Paperback – 2019-07-18 
    Routledge
    New Directions in Social Work

  • Mental Health and Offending: Care, Coercion and Control book cover

    Mental Health and Offending

    Care, Coercion and Control, 1st Edition

    By Julie D Trebilcock, Samantha K Weston

    This book explores the controversial relationship between mental health and offending and looks at the ways in which offenders with mental health problems are cared for, coerced and controlled by the criminal justice and mental health systems. It provides a much-needed criminological approach to…

    Paperback – 2019-07-11 
    Routledge

  • Domestic and Family Violence: A Critical Introduction to Knowledge and Practice book cover

    Domestic and Family Violence

    A Critical Introduction to Knowledge and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Silke Meyer, Andrew Frost

    Domestic and family violence (DFV) is an enduring social and public health issue of endemic proportions and global scale with multiple and lasting consequences for those directly affected. This book tackles current debates in the field and addresses the social norms and settings that perpetuate…

    Paperback – 2019-06-17 
    Routledge

  • Becoming an Effective Counselor: A Guide for Advanced Clinical Courses book cover

    Becoming an Effective Counselor

    A Guide for Advanced Clinical Courses, 1st Edition

    By Justin E. Levitov, Kevin A. Fall

    Becoming an Effective Counselor is a textbook for advanced clinical courses that guides counselors in training through the most challenging phases of their academic preparation. Chapters blend skills-based content, real-world student examples, and opportunities for personal reflection to help…

    Paperback – 2019-06-12 
    Routledge

  • Couple and Family Assessment: Contemporary and Cutting‐Edge Strategies book cover

    Couple and Family Assessment

    Contemporary and Cutting‐Edge Strategies, 3rd Edition

    Edited by Len Sperry

    The field of family, child, and couple assessment continues to evolve and change since the first edition of this book appeared in 2004. Couple and Family Assessment, Third Edition, is a thoroughly revised and updated resource for anyone working with children, adolescents, couples, and families. It…

    Paperback – 2019-05-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Series on Family Therapy and Counseling

  • Reproductive Justice and Sexual Rights: Transnational Perspectives book cover

    Reproductive Justice and Sexual Rights

    Transnational Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tanya Saroj Bakhru

    This book takes an intersectional, interdisciplinary, and transnational approach, presenting work that will provide the reader with a nuanced and in-depth understanding of the role of globalization in the sexual and reproductive lives of gendered bodies in the 21st century. Reproductive Justice and…

    Paperback – 2019-05-27 
    Routledge

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