To Be Published February 15th 2016 by Chapman and Hall/CRC
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 15th 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 October 15th 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 30th 2015 by Routledge
Teenagers in an Era of Consumerism, Standardized Tests, and Social Media, 2nd Edition
In Freaks, Geeks, and Cool Kids: Teenagers in an Era of Consumerism, Standardized Tests, and Social Media, Second Edition, award-winning sociologist Murray Milner tries to understand why teenagers behave the way they do. The first edition drew upon two years of intensive fieldwork in one high...
To Be Published September 14th 2015 by Routledge
This new edition of Physical Theatres: A Critical Introduction continues to provide an unparalleled overview of non-text-based theatre, from experimental dance to traditional mime. It synthesizes the history, theory and practice of physical theatres for students and performers in what is both a...
To Be Published September 1st 2015 by Routledge
The selected works of Murray Stein
Series: World Library of Mental Health
Murray Stein is well-known as an insightful and pioneering author and academic. Soul: Treatment and Recovery presents a selection of papers and book chapters spanning his career from 1973 to 2012. The chapters included in this collection speak for Stein’s hope that individuals and humanity as a...
To Be Published July 27th 2015 by Routledge
Series: Foundations of Sport Management
Effective leadership is essential in any sports organisation, both in the boardroom and on the training pitch. Leadership in Sport is the first textbook to examine sports leadership in the round, across both management and coaching environments. It includes a dedicated section to underpinning core...
To Be Published June 23rd 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 15th 2015 by Routledge