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  1. Body Knowledge and Control

    Studies in the Sociology of Physical Education and Health

    Edited by John Evans, Brian Davies, Jan Wright

    Today's society is obsessed with the body, its size, shape and healthiness. Governments, business and the popular media, spend and earn fortunes encouraging populations to get healthy, eat properly, exercise daily and get thin. But how are current social trends and attitudes...

    Published October 23rd 2003 by Routledge

  2. Allied Health

    Practice Issues and Trends into the New Millennium

    By Kevin Lyons, Pedro J Lecca, Peggy Valentine

    Make the most of your contribution to health care delivery! Allied Health: Practice Issues and Trends in the New Millennium is a comprehensive look at present and future concerns in the allied health care field. Leading experts in allied health practice and education address practice and policy...

    Published October 20th 2003 by Routledge

  3. Gay Bathhouses and Public Health Policy

    By Diane Binson, William J Woods

    Explore the impact of AIDS on the gay bathhouse culture Public health policy on bathhouses has been limited and poorly documented. This book—the first to be published on this timely and important topic—will help you become knowledgeable about gay bathhouses. Unlike most other places...

    Published September 17th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Access to Health Care

    Edited by Martin Gulliford, Myfanwy Morgan

    To what extent can we have truly universal, comprehensive and timely health services, equally available to all? Access to Health Care considers the meaning of 'access' in health care and examines the theoretical issues that underpin these questions. Contributors draw on a range of disciplinary...

    Published June 26th 2003 by Routledge

  5. Disability and the Black Community

    By Sheila D Miller

    Increase your awareness of the concerns facing the black disabled community! Disability and the Black Community addresses physical, mental, and learning disabilities experienced across age, gender, and ethics groups by the black race in the United States. This unique book works to increase...

    Published June 23rd 2003 by Routledge

  6. Debating Biology

    Edited by Gillian Bendelow, Lynda Birke, Simon Williams

    Relations between the biological and social sciences have been hotly contested and debated over the years. The uses and abuses of biology, not least to legitimate or naturalize social inequalities and to limit freedoms, have rightly been condemned. All too often, however the style of debate has...

    Published June 5th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Evaluation Research in Child Welfare

    Improving Outcomes Through University-Public Agency Partnerships

    By Katharine Briar-Lawson, Joan Levy Zlotnik

    Since the 1980s, child welfare agencies and social work programs in more than 40 states have come together to address recruitment and retention issues by preparing social work students for child welfare practice—and to enhance the delivery of child welfare services. This book documents the...

    Published May 28th 2003 by Routledge

  8. Bisexual Women in the Twenty-First Century

    By Dawn Atkins

    Bisexual Women in the Twenty-First Century reflects the “brave new world” of bisexual women's lives through an eclectic collection of articles that typifies an ongoing feminist process of theory grounded in life experience. The book's broad scope addresses a “world” created...

    Published April 11th 2003 by Routledge

  9. A New Look at Community-Based Respite Programs

    Utilization, Satisfaction, and Development

    By Rhonda J.V. Montgomery

    Explore new frontiers in Alzheimer's support systems! When Congress authorized the Alzheimer's Disease Demonstration Grants to States program in 1990, no one knew how effective the program would prove to be. A New Look at Community-Based Respite Programs provides you with results of the first...

    Published March 7th 2003 by Routledge

  10. Fragments

    Coping with Attention Deficit Disorder

    By Amy E Stein

    Explore effective alternative approaches to improving the lives of those diagnosed with attention deficit disorder!This remarkable new book offers fresh perspectives on ADD/ADHD. Even more important, it provides new direction for sufferers, introducing an ecologically based lifestyle that focuses...

    Published December 20th 2002 by Routledge