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Forthcoming Health & Society Books

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  1. Disability, Avoidance and the Academy

    Challenging Resistance

    Edited by David Bolt, Claire Penketh

    Series: Routledge Advances in Disability Studies

    Disability is a widespread phenomenon, indeed a potentially universal one as life expectancies rise. Within the academic world, it has relevance for all disciplines yet is often dismissed as a niche market or someone else’s domain. This collection explores how academic avoidance of disability...

    To Be Published October 9th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Gendered Violence, Abuse and Mental Health in Everyday Lives

    Beyond Trauma

    By Nicole Moulding

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness

    Gendered Violence, Abuse and Mental Health in Everyday Lives: Beyond Trauma offers new insights into the social dimensions of emotional distress in abuse-related mental health problems, and explores the many interconnections between gendered violence, different forms of abuse and poor mental health...

    To Be Published October 12th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Pragmatic Children’s Nursing

    A Theory for Children and their Childhoods

    By Duncan Randall

    Series: Routledge Research in Nursing

    Pragmatic Children’s Nursing is the first attempt to create a paediatric nursing theory which argues for the importance of giving children living with illness access to a childhood which is, as far as possible, equal to that of their peers. Set in the historical context of the development of...

    To Be Published October 14th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Defective Housing and the Growth of Children

    By J. Lawson Dick

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    After World War I, housing was one of many pressing issues facing the country with multiple families often crowded in together in inadequate housing. This had a dramatic impact on health with increasing problems such as tuberculosis and malnutrition. Originally published in 1919, this study aimed...

    To Be Published October 18th 2015 by Routledge

  5. The Dark Side of Emotional Labour

    By Jenna Ward, Robert McMurray

    Series: Routledge Studies in Management, Organizations and Society

    The Dark Side of Emotional Labour explores the work that the rest of society would rather not think about, the often unseen work that is emotionally disturbing, exhausting, upsetting, and stigmatising. This is work that is simultaneously undesirable and rewarding, work whose tasks are eschewed and...

    To Be Published October 20th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Bodies and Lives in Ancient America

    Health Before Columbus

    By Debra L. Martin, Anna J. Osterholtz

    Bodies and Lives in Ancient America offers a broad overview of what it was like to live and die throughout North America before European contact. Using a unique life history approach, the book moves from pregnancy and birth through to senescence. Drawing on biological data gathered from human...

    To Be Published November 9th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Gender, Nutrition, and the Human Right to Adequate Food

    Toward an Inclusive Framework

    Edited by Anne C. Bellows, Flavio L.S. Valente, Stephanie Lemke, María Daniela Núñez Burbano de Lara

    Series: Routledge Research in Gender and Society

    This book introduces the human right to adequate food and nutrition as evolving concept and identifies two structural "disconnects" fueling food insecurity for a billion people, and disproportionally affecting women, children, and rural food producers: the separation of women’s rights from their...

    To Be Published November 15th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Visual, Narrative and Creative Research Methods

    Application, Reflection and Ethics

    By Dawn Mannay

    Visual research methods are quickly becoming key topics of interest and are now widely recognised as having the potential to evoke emphatic understanding of the ways in which other people experience their worlds. Visual, Narrative and Creative Research Methods examines the practices and value of...

    To Be Published November 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Disabled Schoolchild

    A Study of Integration in Primary Schools

    By Anderson Elizabeth M.

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Children and Disability

    First published in 1973, this book considers the differences between mainstream schools and special educational needs schools, for children with learning disabilities. It contains a wealth of research data, case history material and reference to existing literature, designed to answer many...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Child with Spina Bifida

    By Elizabeth M. Anderson, Bernie Spain

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Children and Disability

    First published in 1977, this book focuses on the disability of spina bifida in children. Children with the condition frequently suffer with severe physical handicaps such as lower limb paralysis and incontinence, as well as intellectual impairment. It can be difficult for the families of these...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by Routledge