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New and Published Books

  1. Power and Welfare

    Understanding Citizens' Encounters with State Welfare

    By Nanna Mik-Meyer, Kaspar Villardsen

    Series: Routledge Advances in Health and Social Policy

    In the welfare provision of today, power takes both the shape of juridical sanctions and of attractive offers for self-development. When state institutions punish criminals, remove children at risk, or enforce sanctions upon welfare recipients the question of power is immediately urgent. It is less...

    Published September 11th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Invisible Work of Nurses

    Hospitals, Organisation and Healthcare

    By Davina Allen

    Series: Routledge Advances in Health and Social Policy

    Nursing is typically understood, and understands itself, as a care-giving occupation. It is through its relationships with patients – whether these are absent, present, good, bad or indifferent – that modern day nursing is defined. Yet nursing work extends far beyond direct patient care activities....

    Published September 1st 2014 by Routledge

  3. Becoming a Midwife

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Rosemary Mander, Valerie Fleming

    What is the reality of being a midwife in the twenty-first century? What is it like to help and support women throughout pregnancy and childbirth and into motherhood? What roles can midwives play in society? This new edition of the popular text, Becoming a Midwife, explores what it is to be a...

    Published May 7th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Reconceptualising Professional Learning

    Sociomaterial knowledges, practices and responsibilities

    Edited by Tara Fenwick, Monika Nerland

    This book presents leading-edge perspectives and methodologies to address emerging issues of concern for professional learning in contemporary society. The conditions for professional practice and learning are changing dramatically in the wake of globalization, new modes of knowledge production,...

    Published March 5th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Numeracy in Nursing and Healthcare

    Calculations and Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Pearl Shihab

    Do you find maths challenging? Do you struggle with drug calculations or clinical applications of numeracy? If you need to brush up your maths skills, Numeracy in Nursing and Healthcare is the perfect textbook to help you through your nursing programme. The text starts out with basic adding and...

    Published January 16th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Challenging Professional Learning

    Edited by Sue Crowley

    Teachers and trainers are dual-professionals – they are required to have up-to-date industry skills and also skills in teaching and learning. The issue of professional identity, and the promotion of maintaining and building pedagogic expertise in relation to their vocational work, is therefore an...

    Published October 20th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Leading, Managing, Caring: Understanding Leadership and Management in Health and Social Care

    Edited by Sara MacKian, Joan Simons

    Effective leadership and management in health and social care are built on good practice, strong relationships and a critical understanding of the wider context in which care takes place. Leading, Managing, Caring illustrates how leadership and management work in everyday settings, providing...

    Published August 28th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Routledge Handbook on the Global History of Nursing

    Edited by Patricia D'Antonio, Julie A. Fairman, Jean C. Whelan

    2014 winner of the American Association for the History of Nursing’s Mary M. Roberts Award for Exemplary Historical Research and Writing The Routledge Handbook on the Global History of Nursing brings together leading scholars and scholarship to capture the state of the art and science of nursing...

    Published May 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  9. Sustainability for Healthcare Management

    A Leadership Imperative

    By Carrie R. Rich, J. Knox Singleton, Seema S. Wadhwa

    Sustainability is not unique to health, but is a unique vehicle for promoting healthy values. This book challenges healthcare leaders to think through the implications of our decisions from fiscal, societal and environmental perspectives. It links health values with sustainability drivers in order...

    Published February 10th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Simply Psychology

    3rd Edition

    By Michael W. Eysenck

    Simply Psychology, 3rd Edition, is a reader-friendly and engaging introduction to the key principles of psychology. Organised around the major approaches to the subject, it covers biological, behaviourist, developmental, social, and cognitive psychology, as well as individual differences....

    Published November 27th 2012 by Psychology Press