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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. A Guide to Understanding Dietary Supplements

    By Shawn M Talbott

    Written by one of the foremost experts on sports nutrition and performance, A Guide to Understanding Dietary Supplements takes a critical look at the dietary supplement industry. With an estimated 60 percent of adult Americans using dietary supplements every day, the need for a thorough examination...

    Published December 19th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Chronic Pain

    Biomedical and Spiritual Approaches

    By Harold G Koenig

    Help your clients achieve victory over chronic pain and lead more fulfilling lives!This insightful and informative book will help you deliver better pain management services to the people you care for. Incorporating biomedical, surgical, psychological, social, and spiritual perspectives, it...

    Published December 11th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Health Promotion

    Disciplines and Diversity, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Robin Bunton, Gordon MacDonald, Gordon Macdonald

    Health promotion is an increasingly central tenet in health professionals' lives. It has come into the public eye as the subject of party politics and policy, but where does the movement come from?This book brings together views from a range of subjects, some not always associated with health...

    Published December 5th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Herbal Medicine and Botanical Medical Fads

    By Frank Hoffmann, Martin J Manning

    Find all the information you need on herbs and spices in one place!Herbal Medicine and Botanical Medical Fads is an A-to-Z reference book written in a straightforward style that’s informative enough for library use but informal enough for general reading. This essential guide takes a practical look...

    Published November 26th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Health Expectations for Older Women

    International Perspectives

    By Sarah B. Laditka

    Explore international trends in health and longevity--with a special focus on older women!This essential book examines the latest research on life expectancy and “active life expectancy”--the number of years that women can expect to live free from major disability--in developed and...

    Published November 18th 2002 by Routledge