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  1. Structural Approaches in Public Health

    Structural Approaches in Public Health - a CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title

    Structural Approaches in Public Health has been selected as one of CHOICE's Outstanding Academic Titles 2014!

    CHOICE: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries is the premier source for reviews of academic books and digital resources for scholars and students. CHOICE’s annual list of Outstanding Academic Titles reflects the best titles reviewed by CHOICE each year. We are honored that this Routledge title has been selected as one of CHOICE's Outstanding Academic Titles 2014!
     

  2. ROUTLEDGE HANDBOOK ON THE GLOBAL HISTORY OF NURSING

    The Routledge Handbook on the Global History of Nursing - a CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title

    The Routledge Handbook on the Global History of Nursing has been selected as one of CHOICE's Outstanding Academic Titles 2014!

    CHOICE: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries is the premier source for reviews of academic books and digital resources for scholars and students. CHOICE’s annual list of Outstanding Academic Titles reflects the best titles reviewed by CHOICE each year. We are honored that this Routledge title has been selected as one of CHOICE's Outstanding Academic Titles 2014!
     

  3. Discover Routledge’s Outstanding Academic Titles 2014!

    Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries is the premier source for reviews of academic books and digital resources of interest to scholars and students in higher education.

    Choice’s annual list of Outstanding Academic Titles reflects the best titles reviewed by Choice each year.

    Routledge had more than 275 titles recommended by Choice magazine in 2014, and we are honored that 32 of these have been selected as Choice Outstanding Academic Titles 2014! Find out more.
     

  4. Celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. with Routledge

    In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day we're offering 20% OFF all titles through January 20th. Simply enter discount code WRK56 at checkout and receive 20% OFF!* Remember, all web orders over $35 receive FREE SHIPPING in the US and Canada.

    *Offer valid only with web orders at routledge.com, focalpress.com, psypress.com or routledgementalhealth.com.

  5. Interested in reproductive health and pregnancy?

    Interested in reproductive health and pregnancy? Read the latest Open Access research

  6. New in Paperback - Health and Social Care Titles

    New in Paperback - Health and Social Care Titles

    Routledge Health and Social Care is pleased to offer new, affordable paperback versions of key classic texts.

    You can 'search inside' many of our books online, allowing you to browse through sample chapters before deciding to purchase or recommend a book. A few highlights are featured below.

    You can find more details of these books and many more at www.routledge.com/health/ where you can also see our latest news and sign up to join our mailing list.

  7. Health Care Policy and Practice

    A Biopsychosocial Perspective, 4th Edition
    By Cynthia Moniz and Stephen Gorin

    In Health Care Policy and Practice: A Biopsychosocial Perspective, Moniz and Gorin have updated their text to incorporate health care reform. The authors have also restructured the book to guide students through the development of the American health care system: what it is, what the policies are, and how students can influence them... Read more...
     

  8. New - The Invisible Work of Nurses

    Drawing on extensive observational research of the everyday work in a UK hospital, and insights from practice-based approaches and actor network theory, the aim of this book is to lay the empirical and theoretical foundations for a reappraisal of the nursing contribution to society by shining a light on the invisible aspect of nurses’ work. Nurses, it is argued, can be understood as focal actors in health systems and through myriad processes of ‘translational mobilisation’ sustain the networks through which care is organized. Not only is this work an essential driver of action, it also operates as a powerful countervailing force to the centrifugal tendencies inherent in healthcare organisations which, for all their gloss of order and rationality, are in reality very loose arrangements.

  9. Intellectual Disability in Health and Social Care

    Many practitioners within health and social care come into contact with people with intellectual disabilities and want to work in ways that are beneficial to them by making reasonable adjustments in order to meet clients’ needs and expectations.

  10. Working in Public Health

    What can you contribute to improving and protecting the health of your community? Public health is becoming an increasingly central area of healthcare practice and people working in public health come from a wide range of disciplines and backgrounds.

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