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Forthcoming Public Health Policy and Practice Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Criminal Justice and Public Health

    Edited by Hayden Smith

    The criminal justice system now serves as the chief provider of health care services to a significant portion of society. This includes the provision of physical and mental health care for offender populations who require substantial health care resources. To date, little is known or understood...

    To Be Published July 17th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Healthy Cities

    Edited by Jason Corburn

    Series: Critical Concepts in Built Environment

    While the fields of modern city planning and public health emerged together in the nineteenth century to address urban inequities and infectious diseases, they were largely disconnected for much of the twentieth century. In the twenty-first century, planning and public health are...

    To Be Published July 20th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Giving Blood

    The Institutional Making of Altruism

    Edited by Johanne Charbonneau, André Smith

    Series: Routledge Studies in the Sociology of Health and Illness

    Giving Blood represents a new agenda for blood donation research. It explores the diverse historical and contemporary undercurrents that influence how blood donation takes place, and the social meanings that people attribute to the act of giving blood. Drawing from empirical studies conducted in...

    To Be Published July 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Routledge Handbook of Psychiatry in Asia

    Edited by Dinesh Bhugra, Samson Tse, Roger Ng, Nori Takei

    Geographically and demographically Asia is a huge region with a large number of societies and cultures, each affected by their own unique problems including over-population, major natural disasters, poverty and changing social and economic factors. Inevitably this means that different mental health...

    To Be Published July 27th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Routledge International Handbook of Medical Education

    Edited by Khalid A. Bin Abdulrahman, Stewart Mennin, Ronald Harden, Catherine Kennedy

    Series: Routledge International Handbooks

    Twenty-first century medical schools, postgraduate bodies and other medical education organisations are responding to rapid advances in medicine, healthcare delivery, educational approaches and technology, and globalisation. Differences in geography, culture, history and resources demand diversity...

    To Be Published July 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Wellness Issues for Higher Education

    A Guide for Student Affairs and Higher Education Professionals

    Edited by David S. Anderson

    Wellness Issues for Higher Education is an essential resource that addresses a range of student wellness issues confronting professionals in college and university settings. Organized around five dimensions of Wellness—Emotional, Social, Intellectual, Physical, and Spiritual—this book...

    To Be Published August 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  7. Pharmaceutical Industry and Public Policy in Post-reform India

    By Reji K. Joseph

    Series: Critical Political Economy of South Asia

    This book examines the impact of economic reforms in India on the pharmaceutical industry and access to medicines. It traces the changing production and trade pattern of the industry, research and development (R&D) preferences and strategies of Indian pharmaceutical firms, patent system...

    To Be Published August 4th 2015 by Routledge India

  8. Arsenic Toxicity

    Prevention and Treatment

    Edited by Narayan Chakrabarty

    The most talked about metalloid in the modern world, arsenic affects the liver, kidney, and lungs; leads to cardiovascular diseases, cancer, and diabetes; and may cause blindness with long-time exposure. With naturally occurring arsenic boosted by mining and other industrial processes contaminating...

    To Be Published August 7th 2015 by CRC Press

  9. Food and Public Health

    Contemporary Issues and Future Directions

    Edited by Wendy Wills, Alizon Draper, Ulla Gustafsson

    This book focuses on food policy, and its relationship to public health, as an increasingly important issue in today’s society. Contributors highlight the lack of global regulation in the food supply chain and explore the common tendency to leave regulation to markets and to individual consumer...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Sexuality in Adolescence

    The Digital Generation

    By Meredith Temple-Smith, Susan Moore, Doreen Rosenthal

    Series: Adolescence and Society

    Sexuality in Adolescence: The Digital Generation provides a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of research and theory about adolescent sexuality in today’s world. The book examines biological, social and health-related approaches and reviews qualitative and quantitative research from psychology,...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge