Most common law jurisdictions have a rights-based model of mental health law – whether procedural or substantive – and individual human rights have become the main normative element in mental health law. There is, however, a growing critical discourse on the nature of the current rights-based model...
To Be Published November 14th 2015 by Routledge
A Guide for Caring for Those Facing Adversity
Loss and consequent grief permeates nearly every life changing event, from death to health concerns to dislocation to relationship breakdown to betrayal to natural disaster to faith issues. Yet, while we know about particular events of loss independently, we know very little about a psychology of...
To Be Published September 29th 2015 by Routledge
Finding A Fair Share
Who has what and why in our societies is a pressing issue that has prompted explanation and exposition by philosophers, politicians and jurists for as long as societies and intellectuals have existed. It is a primary issue for a society to tackle this and these answers have been diverse. This...
To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge
To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge
Mapping a multipolar world
Series: Contemporary Security Studies
This edited volume explores in depth each of the individual relationships between the putative ‘poles’ of a prospective new multipolar system in the 21st century. The passing of the Soviet Union in December 1991 brought the final curtain down on a near half century of bipolar rivalry and, in...
To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Routledge
Series: Foundations of Sport Management
Effective leadership is essential in any sports organisation, both in the board room and on the training pitch. This is the first textbook to examine sports leadership in the round, across management and coaching environments. It introduces core theory, and uses case studies to show how to apply...
To Be Published June 14th 2015 by Routledge
Second edition, 2nd Edition
All societies have their own customs and beliefs surrounding death. In the West, traditional ways of mourning are disappearing, and although Western science has had a major impact on how people die, it has taught us little about the way to die or to grieve. Many whose work brings them into contact...
To Be Published June 11th 2015 by Routledge
This book reclaims postcolonial theory, addressing persistent limitations in the geographical, disciplinary, and methodological assumptions of its dominant formations, and emerging from an investment in the future of postcolonial studies and a commitment to its basic premise; namely the conception...
To Be Published May 31st 2015 by Routledge
In an increasingly urbanized world more and more people are turning to our forests and woodland for recreation and tourism. Planning and providing for this growing demand poses challenges that need to be addressed by managers and designers alike. Based on a study of forest recreation from across...
To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Taylor & Francis