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  1. New - Disability Research Today

    Grouped around four central themes – illness and impairment, disabling processes, care and control, and communication and representations – this collection offers a fresh perspective on disability research, showing how theory and data can be brought together in new and exciting ways. Read more...

  2. Rediscover tandfebooks.com - have you heard what’s new?

    With over 50,000 eBooks across the humanities, social sciences and education, Taylor & Francis eBooks provides direct access to a wealth of quality academic content for research and study.

    New for 2015! All titles purchased by your institution from March 1st 2015 will be DRM-free, meaning that you can access, print, and copy and paste without any restrictions at all. In addition, new powerful filtered search enables you to effortlessly reach the most relevant content. To celebrate these updates, we have made five titles in your area free to view on Taylor & Francis eBooks until the end of April – why not take a look? Rediscover how tandfebooks can help you.

  3. Landscape Design: Can it actually improve health?

    Landscape Design: Can it actually improve health?

    Join us for a live webinar on 31st March 2015.

  4. 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!
     

  5. 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!
     

  6. 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.
     

  7. Interested in reproductive health and pregnancy?

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

  8. 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.

  9. 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...
     

  10. 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.

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