John Macdonald Travels (1745-1779)
First published in 1927. John Macdonald (1741-96) was born, and died, a Scottish Highlander. First published at the time of the French Revolution, these memoirs of his days in service provide a rich panorama of life in the company of blind fiddlers, maid-servants, the Scottish aristocracy, soldiers...
To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge
Series: Psychology Revivals
This book, first published in 1637, was the first full-length treatise on suicide published in English. Originally published in 1988 as part of the Tavistock Classics in the History of Psychiatry series, the introduction by Michael MacDonald places the book in the context of attitudes to suicide in...
To Be Published March 8th 2015 by Routledge
'John Macdonald once again turns the traditional approach to health care on its head. Instead of merely diagnosing and managing disease, he urges health services ? and indeed society ? to foster health ... and articulates a vision of a health promoting ? a salutogenic ? society'. Dimity Pond,...
Published July 31st 2005 by Routledge
Quality, Evidence and Effectiveness is unique in bringing together, for the first time, the critical concepts of quality assurance and effectiveness in relation to health promotion and research.Contributions from leading health promotion specialists around the world discuss how best to push forward...
Published October 14th 1998 by Routledge
Published September 24th 1997 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Published September 25th 1996 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
The Dictionary of Organic Compounds has built a worldwide reputation over its more than sixty years of publication as an indispensable reference work. The Sixth Edition is the most comprehensive yet-over 220,000 key compounds in either nine volumes plus two supplements or on CD-ROM. The Dictionary...
Published October 11th 1995 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
Medicine in Its Place
Primary health care (PHC) began as a solution to problems in the developing world and is coming to be seen as a profound challenge to medical attitudes the world over. The book points to three issues at the root of PHC - universal availability of essential health care to individuals, families and...
Published November 30th 1992 by Routledge