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  1. Social Justice in Globalized Fitness and Health

    ... race that informs how young, ethnic minoritized people embody and negotiate normative discourses of fitness and health. Indeed, through the lens of critical race theory (CRT), post-feminism, and postcolonialism, Azzarito ...

  2. Research Methods in Health: Investigating Health and Health Services

    ... Jill Manthorpe, Professor of Social Work, King's College London, UK"When first published in 1997, this ... health economics needed to evaluate costing.", Paul Stenner, Professor of Social Psychology, The Open University ...

  3. Health and Health Care in Modern Britain

    ... care provisions; explanations of health care systems; and a concluding analysis of current problems and prospects.; authors: Joan Busfield; publicationDate: 1st June 2000; publisher: Oxford University Press UK; isbn10 ...

  4. Health And Health Care In Canada

    ... , medical and scientific knowledge, health and families, and health and the aging.; authors: Neena L. Chappell / Margaret J. Penning; publicationDate: 1st March 2008; publisher: Oxford University Press Canada; isbn10 ...

  5. BACH1161 Intro Behavioural Health Sci HSBH1003 Health, Behaviour & Society

    ... Behaviour and Society in the Discipline of Behavioural and Social Sciences in Health at The University of Sydney.This book has been designed to ensure you get exactly what you need, week to week, to support your success ...

  6. A study by a working party of the Faculty of Public Health Medicine ofthe Royal Colleges of Physicians on the prevention of harm related tothe use of alcohol and other drugs

    authors: J. Kemm; publicationDate: 10th April 1991; publisher: Macmillan Science & Educ. UK; editionNumber: 1; isbn10: 0333547799

  7. Critical Perspectives in Public Health

    ... Africa, it provides an accessible overview for students, practitioners and researchers in public health, health promotion, health policy and related fields.; authors: Judith Green / Ronald Labonté; publisher: Taylor and ...

  8. Critical Perspectives in Public Health

    ... Africa, it provides an accessible overview for students, practitioners and researchers in public health, health promotion, health policy and related fields.; authors: Judith Green / Ronald Labonté; publisher: Taylor and ...

  9. Health Education

    ... way forward in addressing issues of health and wellbeing. , Chapters within specifically link ... health education , , , how individual health issues (sexuality, alcohol, mental health, the body and obesity, nutrition ...

  10. Health Education

    ... way forward in addressing issues of health and wellbeing. , Chapters within specifically link ... health education , , , how individual health issues (sexuality, alcohol, mental health, the body and obesity, nutrition ...

  11. Social Theory and Health Education

    ... of research in this field. Topics covered include digital health, health education in sexuality, gender and health, food and nutrition, mental health and wellbeing, environment, and alcohol and drug use. In exploring ...

  12. Social Theory and Health Education

    ... of research in this field. Topics covered include digital health, health education in sexuality, gender and health, food and nutrition, mental health and wellbeing, environment, and alcohol and drug use. In exploring ...

  13. Enhancing the Wellbeing and Wisdom of Older Learners

    ... , academics and postgraduate students in the fields of adult education, lifelong learning, gerontology, mental health and wellbeing, and the sociology of education, as well as to policymakers and those working with older ...

  14. Enhancing the Wellbeing and Wisdom of Older Learners

    ... , academics and postgraduate students in the fields of adult education, lifelong learning, gerontology, mental health and wellbeing, and the sociology of education, as well as to policymakers and those working with older ...

  15. Understanding HIV and STI Prevention for College Students

    ... Early diagnosis, treatment and prevention of HIV and other STIs is germane to promoting the sexual health of college students and reducing high HIV/STI infection rates among young people. This edited volume will provide ...

  16. The Psychology of Health

    ... has several additional chapters on such topics as cancer, nutrition and exercise, social drugs, and the impact of social inequalities upon health. The Psychology of Health will continue to be invaluable for students of ...

  17. Fertility, Health and Lone Parenting

    ... and well-being. Topics explored in these interdisciplinary contributions include lifestyle, nutrition, and the mental health of both parents and children. Unique empirical case studies within a European context help ...

  18. The Psychology of Health

    ... has several additional chapters on such topics as cancer, nutrition and exercise, social drugs, and the impact of social inequalities upon health. The Psychology of Health will continue to be invaluable for students of ...

  19. Understanding HIV and STI Prevention for College Students

    ... Early diagnosis, treatment and prevention of HIV and other STIs is germane to promoting the sexual health of college students and reducing high HIV/STI infection rates among young people. This edited volume will provide ...

  20. Youth Health and Welfare

    ... s experiences, priorities and attitudes in relation to risk, wellbeing and health in a changing world.; authors: Johanna Wyn; publicationDate: 8th December 2008; publisher: Oxford University Press ANZ; isbn10: 0195560469

  21. ISE Health Psychology

    , , Since the first edition was published in 1986, Health Psychology has helped thousands of college students learn how to maintain their health and guard against illness. The goal of this book has always been to make ...

  22. Happiness and Wellbeing

    ... in 1991, 1996, and 2001, thus providing a longitudinal perspective into how the various aspects of the wellbeing of Singaporeans have evolved through the years. , This book aims to provide a comprehensive reference for ...

  23. Happiness and Wellbeing

    ... in 1991, 1996, and 2001, thus providing a longitudinal perspective into how the various aspects of the wellbeing of Singaporeans have evolved through the years. , This book aims to provide a comprehensive reference for ...

  24. The Health Promoting School

    ... the National Healthy Schools Standards in England. A whole school approach to the promotion of health, well-being and educational achievement is taken throughout the book. This approach includes analysis of such subjects ...

  25. The Health Promoting School

    ... the National Healthy Schools Standards in England. A whole school approach to the promotion of health, well-being and educational achievement is taken throughout the book. This approach includes analysis of such subjects ...

  26. Health Psychology

    ... , and illness, the text explores current Australasian and, international research conducted by health psychologists, public, health researchers and those working in related fields. , , This edition retains the ...

  27. Health Psychology in Australia

    ... and psychological factors impact physical wellbeing. Health Psychology in Australia provides a ... Amanda Hutchinson / Kerry Sherman; publisher: Cambridge University Press; publicationDate: 14th February 2017; editionNumber: ...

  28. Health and Education in Early Childhood

    ... policy implications in promoting well-being in health and education in the ... well-being in later childhood and adulthood.; authors: Arthur J. Reynolds / Arthur J. Rolnick / Judy A. Temple; publisher: Cambridge University ...

  29. Health and Education in Early Childhood

    ... policy implications in promoting well-being in health and education in the ... well-being in later childhood and adulthood.; authors: Arthur J. Reynolds / Arthur J. Rolnick / Judy A. Temple; publisher: Cambridge University ...

  30. The Sociology of Health, Illness, and Health Care : A Critical Approach

    ... delivers a comprehensive, cutting-edge overview that will challenge you to think creatively and analytically about health and health care. You'll gain an understanding of how social forces affect who gets ill, how we ...

  31. Population and Community Health Nursing

    ... long-awaited sixth edition of Population-based & Community Health Nursing by respected leader and educator Mary Jo Clark ... students what advocacy looks like in the public health context. In each chapter, clinical reasoning ...

  32. The Sociology of Health, Illness, and Health Care : A Critical Approach

    ... delivers a comprehensive, cutting-edge overview that will challenge you to think creatively and analytically about health and health care. You'll gain an understanding of how social forces affect who gets ill, how we ...

  33. Sociology, Health and the Fractured Society

    ... fourfold agenda, the volume sets out a dialectical critical realist frame for a comparative sociology of health and health care; it clarifies sociology's potential and limitations; it suggests a research programme and a ...

  34. Indigenous Cultures and Mental Health Counselling

    ... considers Indigenous epistemologies in applied psychology and research methodology, and informs government policy on mental health service for these populations.; authors: Suzanne L. Stewart / Roy Moodley / Ashley Hyatt ...

  35. Sociology, Health and the Fractured Society

    ... fourfold agenda, the volume sets out a dialectical critical realist frame for a comparative sociology of health and health care; it clarifies sociology's potential and limitations; it suggests a research programme and a ...

  36. Adolescence, Affect and Health (PLE: Emotion)

    ... to appeal to both theoretical and applied scientists in the field of adolescent development, adolescent health and health education. A clear research methodology is set out for the complementary use of a wide range ...

  37. Health Care Policy and Practice

    ... in access to care. The book concludes with a discussion of the impact of social factors on health and health status., This new, fifth edition has been fully updated to include the Trump administration's efforts to ...

  38. Health Care Systems in Europe and Asia

    ... Asia, and highly aged societies in Europe. , This book will appeal to students and scholars of health care policy, health and social administration, social policy, public policy and social work. It will also provide a ...

  39. Health Care Systems in Europe and Asia

    ... Asia, and highly aged societies in Europe. , This book will appeal to students and scholars of health care policy, health and social administration, social policy, public policy and social work. It will also provide a ...

  40. International Health Worker Migration and Recruitment

    ... new and previously unpublished data, based on primary research, to reveal for the first time that international health worker-migration-and -recruitment have been major concerns of global policy-making going back to the ...

  41. Gendered Violence, Abuse and Mental Health in Everyday Lives

    ... volume is an important contribution to the literature on the impact of violence and abuse on the lives and health of its survivors. It will be of interest to students and researchers from a range of disciplines and ...

  42. Researching Health Promotion

    ... epistemological, theoretical and methodological debates in health promotion research. With contributors from Sweden, ... professionals working in health promotion, public health, medicine and health policy.; authors: Stephen ...

  43. Health Reform

    ... public authority in the renewal of modern health care systems. Issues covered include:, * ... sector in setting the agenda for health care reform, * the restructuring of Anglo-Saxon health systems and the shift in state/ ...

  44. Assessment in Health Professions Education

    ... presents an introduction to assessment fundamentals and their theoretical underpinnings from the perspective of the health professions. Part II covers specific assessment methods, with a focus on validity, best practices ...

  45. The Sociology of Mental Health

    ... 'Psychiatric Social Work in Great Britain (1939-1962)' remain important texts for anyone involved in mental health research.; authors: Professor Kathleen Jones / S Clement Brown / M Ashdown / Roy Sidebotham; publisher ...

  46. The Sociology of Mental Health

    ... and institutions, but also the development of psychiatric social work and mental health policy. 'Mental Health and Social Policy, 1945-1959' and 'Psychiatric Social Work in Great Britain (1939-1962)' remain important ...

  47. Indigenous Cultures and Mental Health Counselling

    ... considers Indigenous epistemologies in applied psychology and research methodology, and informs government policy on mental health service for these populations.; authors: Suzanne L. Stewart / Roy Moodley / Ashley Hyatt ...

  48. Health Reform

    ... public authority in the renewal of modern health care systems. Issues covered include:, * ... sector in setting the agenda for health care reform, * the restructuring of Anglo-Saxon health systems and the shift in state/ ...

  49. Governing Health in Contemporary China

    ... governance in post-Mao China. It explores the political-institutional roots of the public health and health care challenges and the evolution of the leaders' policy response in contemporary China. It argues that reform ...

  50. Assessment in Health Professions Education

    ... presents an introduction to assessment fundamentals and their theoretical underpinnings from the perspective of the health professions. Part II covers specific assessment methods, with a focus on validity, best practices ...

  51. Transforming Community Health through Leadership

    ... once it is formed., Offering the reader practical examples and guidance on forming and sustaining a community health coalition, this book demonstrates the ways in which the success of a coalition depends upon a stable ...

  52. Adolescence, Affect and Health

    ... to appeal to both theoretical and applied scientists in the field of adolescent development, adolescent health and health education. A clear research methodology is set out for the complementary use of a wide range ...

  53. G. Mental Health

    ... in this set make available significant studies on mental health and illness. Chronic Schizophrenia is an important contribution ... community aspect of mental health. The three volumes Mental Health in a Changing World are ...

  54. Handbook of Health Administration and Policy

    ... on the insights of over 100 scholars and leading practitioners, it highlights organizational changes reflected in health care mergers, networks, and affiliations and describes the role of funding agencies in the direct ...

  55. Wiley Pathways Introduction to U.S. Health Care

    ... might be setting out on a new career path., , , , Wherever you want to go, Introduction to U.S. Health Care will help, you get there. Easy-to-read, practical, and up-to-date, this text, not only helps you learn ...

  56. Health Promotion: A Psychosocial Approach

    ... practitioners in public health areas who are developing theory based community programmes. , , ; authors: Christine Stephens; publicationDate: 13th November 2008; publisher: Open University Press; isbn10: 0335222080

  57. Introduction To Clinical Health Psychology

    ... and psychological interventions in treating people with physical health problems?, * Which factors contribute to the development ... ; publicationDate: 15th October 2000; publisher: Open University Press; isbn10: 033520497X

  58. Evidence-based Health Communication

    ... and researchers with an interest in improving health communication., , ; authors: Brian Brown / Paul Crawford / Ronald Carter; publicationDate: 30th November 2006; publisher: Open University Press; isbn10: 0335219950

  59. Strengthening Health System Governance: Better policies, stronger performance

    ... the areas of public health, health research or health economics. , , ; authors: Scott Greer / Matthias Wismar / Josep Figueras; publicationDate: 8th February 2016; publisher: Open University Press; isbn10: 0335261345

  60. Health Psychology

    ... disciplines including psychology, anthropology and health studies.; authors: Antonia C. Lyons / Kerry Chamberlain; publicationDate: 16th February 2006; publisher: Cambridge University Press; isbn10: 0521005264; subTitle ...

  61. Essential Readings in Health Psychology

    ... methodology; the social context; behaviour and health; and health across the lifespan. Each chapter is ... authors: Jane Ogden; publicationDate: 21st January 2008; publisher: Open University Press; isbn10: 0335211380

  62. Health Psychology and Behaviour

    ... will help you to develop an appreciation of the importance of training in health psychology for all health professionals to ensure positive health outcomes for individuals and communities., , ; authors: Felicity Allen ...

  63. Predicting and Changing Health Behaviour: Research and Practice with Social Cognition Models

    ... and applying the latest evidence regarding the psychological factors that shape people's health practices., Professor Alex Rothman, University of Minnesota , , ; authors: Mark Conner / Paul Norman; publicationDate ...

  64. Delivering Excellence In Health And Social Care

    ... in Health and Social Care will be of considerable value to managers at all levels in health and social care. , , , , ; authors: Max Moullin; publicationDate: 15th October 2002; publisher: Open University Press ...

  65. Understanding Health Promotion

    ... not always easy to access, such as health promotion professional organisations and evidence sites; and ... ; publicationDate: 5th February 2007; publisher: Oxford University Press ANZ; editionNumber: 1; isbn10: 0195552946

  66. Young Children's Health and Well-being

    ... health Family transitions Poverty, relative poverty and health inequalities Growth and nutrition Young children under stress Child public health ... Young Children's Health and Well-Being is a comprehensive health text for ...

  67. Health Behaviour HBS110 (Custom Edition)

    ... , 2 Promoting and Preserving Your Psychological Health , 3 Managing Stress and Coping with ... a Healthy Weight  , 9 Improving Your Personal Fitness  , Answers to Chapter Review Questions , References , ...

  68. Cultural Diversity, Mental Health and Psychiatry

    ... services in a multi-cultural setting, exploring:, , * the nature of racism and its permeation into mental health services , * the inside story of the struggle against racism in statutory and voluntary sectors of the ...

  69. Cultural Diversity, Mental Health and Psychiatry

    ... services in a multi-cultural setting, exploring:, , * the nature of racism and its permeation into mental health services , * the inside story of the struggle against racism in statutory and voluntary sectors of the ...

  70. Health Communication: Theory and Practice

    ... level. Good communication is associated with positive health outcomes, whereas poor communication is associated with ... Dianne Berry; publicationDate: 30th November 2006; publisher: Open University Press; isbn10: 0335218709

  71. Social Determinants of Health

    ... health of individuals, communities and populations.Social Determinants of Health introduces a range of topics related to health and well-being ... : 23rd April 2019; publisher: Oxford University Press ANZ; isbn10: 0190313528

  72. Health and Wellbeing in Childhood

    ... nutrition, body image and community partnerships. Each chapter has been revised to include the latest research and developments in childhood health and wellbeing ... ; publisher: Cambridge University Press; publicationDate: ...

  73. Health at Work

    ... , , This book makes a timely contribution to debates about well-being at work, relevant to practitioners, policy-makers and designers of workplace health interventions, as well as academics and students. This book will ...

  74. Aboriginal Children, History and Health

    This volume traces the complex reasons behind the disturbing discrepancy between the health and well-being of children in mainstream Australia and those in remote Indigenous communities. Invaluably informed by Boulton's ...

  75. Aboriginal Children, History and Health

    This volume traces the complex reasons behind the disturbing discrepancy between the health and well-being of children in mainstream Australia and those in remote Indigenous communities. Invaluably informed by Boulton's ...

  76. Health at Work

    ... , , This book makes a timely contribution to debates about well-being at work, relevant to practitioners, policy-makers and designers of workplace health interventions, as well as academics and students. This book will ...

  77. A Sociology of Food and Nutrition

    ... and apply their understanding of health and nutrition.The fourth edition explores current ... nutrition on the market.; authors: John Germov / Lauren Williams; publicationDate: 7th December 2016; publisher: Oxford University ...

  78. Health and Wellbeing in Childhood

    ... and sample responses. Written by an expert author team comprised of leading academics and practitioners, Health and Wellbeing in Childhood equips readers with the knowledge and skills to promote and implement effective ...

  79. Longitudinal Research in Occupational Health Psychology

    ... psychology to improving the quality of work life and to promoting and protecting the safety, health and well-being of employees. Achieving these aims requires researchers and practitioners to possess in-depth knowledge ...

  80. Post-Recession Community College Reform

    ... booming, particularly in the two-year sector where many students who would have traditionally forgone a college education, were now enrolling to ensure their competitiveness in a harsh labor market.  Chapters in this ...

  81. A History of the Working Men's College

    Originally published in 1954, this is the first full-length account of the history of the Working Men's College in St.Pancras, London. One hundred and fifty years on from its foundation in 1854, it is the oldest adult ...

  82. Longitudinal Research in Occupational Health Psychology

    ... psychology to improving the quality of work life and to promoting and protecting the safety, health and well-being of employees. Achieving these aims requires researchers and practitioners to possess in-depth knowledge ...

  83. Helping Skills for Working with College Students

    A primary role of student affairs professionals is to help college students dealing with developmental transitions and coping with emotional difficulties. Becoming an effective helping professional requires the complex ...

  84. Helping Skills for Working with College Students

    A primary role of student affairs professionals is to help college students dealing with developmental transitions and coping with emotional difficulties. Becoming an effective helping professional requires the complex ...

  85. The Impacts of Neoliberalism on US Community Colleges

    ... the vocationalization of curriculum; and the impact that these factors have had on the ability of community colleges to provide students with an education that supports a democratic society. Exposing a movement away from ...

  86. Measuring Poverty and Wellbeing in Developing Countries

    ... analysts from developing countries in their own assessments of, poverty and wellbeing.; authors: Channing Arndt / Finn Tarp; publicationDate: 5th January 2017; publisher: Oxford University Press UK; isbn10: 0198744811

  87. Measuring Poverty and Wellbeing in Developing Countries

    ... analysts from developing countries in their own assessments of, poverty and wellbeing.; authors: Channing Arndt / Finn Tarp; publicationDate: 5th January 2017; publisher: Oxford University Press UK; isbn10: 0198744803

  88. Social Work in Health Settings

    ... of the Practice in Context (PiC) decision-making framework to explore a wide range of social work services in health care settings. The PIC framework is used to cover a broad range of social work practice sites, settings ...

  89. Collaborative Performance Management for Public Health

    ... management is - and makes a strong case for why it is needed to tackle successfully the long-standing health issues plaguing communities and states. Notably, the book eschews the need to invest in technology or to learn ...

  90. Women and Mental Health

    ... to-date perspective on the etiology of different disorders, the book will help mental health professionals formulate the best management plan for the individual., Covering issues including perinatal psychiatric disorders ...

  91. School Health Education in Changing Times

    ... consider how theories and models can sit together to shape curriculum and influence practice., , School Health Education in Changing Times will be of key interest to postgraduate students, researchers and academics in ...

  92. The Sociology of Health, Healing, and Illness

    ... new textboxes and enhancements in pedagogy grace this new edition, which is essential in the fast-changing area of health care., , New to this Edition , , *More textboxes relating the social aspects of medicine to ...

  93. A Guide to Coaching and Mental Health

    ... s Being Said?, the authors introduce fictional case studies, which cover a range of possible mental health issues from mild depression and anxiety, through to psychoses and potentially life-threatening problems. Part III ...

  94. Routledge International Handbook of Critical Mental Health

    ... and the work of psy-professionals, this book is a timely return to theorising the business of mental health as a social, economic, political and cultural project: one which necessarily involves the consideration of wider ...

  95. Digital Health and Technological Promise

    ... data and algorithm-driven decisions; the character of the digital healthcare economy; and the perils of digital health. , It is argued that, for various reasons, including the way digital technologies are designed and ...

  96. New Qualitative Methodologies in Health and Social Care Research

    ... what it means, how it is arrived at and the consequences of it being applied, and:, , enables health and social care professionals, academics and students to learn more about new qualitative methodologies , broadens ...

  97. Mental Health Among Elderly Native Americans

    ... of this research was to utilize existing data to close the gap in our understanding of mental health among elderly Native Americans.; authors: James L. Narduzzi; publisher: Taylor and Francis; publicationDate: 28th July ...

  98. Policing and Mental Health

    ... in the UK, the US, Australia and South Africa, the edited collection evaluates the condition of mental health and policing as an interlocked policy area, uncovering and addressing a number of key issues which are shaping ...

  99. Posthumanism and Public Health

    ... and relationships between humans and non-humans, this approach offers a re-casting of traditional topics in public health and opens new opportunities for examining these. In so doing, the book raises key questions about ...

  100. Developing Professional Practice in Health and Social Care

    ... , Maintaining a strong focus on the ethical dimensions of professional practice, this text emphasises how health and social care practitioners can contribute to social justice and challenge social exclusion. ; authors ...

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