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    The Sociology of Health and Medicine: A Critical Introduction

    €28.75
    The fully revised edition of this highly respected textbook addresses the most important theoretical and empirical debates in the sociology of health and medicine. Chapter by chapter the book examines important issues such as the complexities surrounding health and identity, health inequalities, and the organization and provision of health care.

    Person-centred Primary Care: Searching for the Self

    €156.25
    Primary care, grounded in the provision of continuous comprehensive person-centred care, is vital to the delivery of effective health care. The central notion of person-centred care, however, relies on often-unexamined concepts of self. This book explores contemporary pressures on the sense of self for both patient and health professional

    Experiences of Health Workers in the COVID-19 Pandemic: In Their Own Words

    €150.00
    This book shares the stories of frontline health workers - told in their own words - during the second wave of COVID-19 in Australia. It records the complex emotions health workers experienced as the pandemic unfolded and the challenges they faced in caring for themselves, their families, and their patients.

    Experiences of Health Workers in the COVID-19 Pandemic: In Their Own Words

    €43.75
    This book shares the stories of frontline health workers - told in their own words - during the second wave of COVID-19 in Australia. It records the complex emotions health workers experienced as the pandemic unfolded and the challenges they faced in caring for themselves, their families, and their patients.

    Medical Biotechnology Innovation in India: A Critical Analysis

    €150.00
    This book examines the medical biotechnology industry in India through the lens of critical political economy. It discusses the sharp trajectory of growth in the biotechnology business and the state of investments, subsidies and patents which propelled the rise of the industry in India.

    Explaining Mental Illness: Sociological Perspectives

    €100.00
    Can the social sciences explain the emergence of mental disorders in societies or in individuals? This book presents a critical look at sociological explanations of mental illnesses, making the case for their renewal.

    Explaining Mental Illness: Sociological Perspectives

    €31.25
    Can the social sciences explain the emergence of mental disorders in societies or in individuals? This book presents a critical look at sociological explanations of mental illnesses, making the case for their renewal.

    Community Intervention: Clinical Sociology Perspectives

    €137.50
    This edition includes several new gender-focused chapters, addressing local level initiatives based on the recommendations of the Committee on the Elimination and Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW), women in prison, and gender factors in climate risk.

    Routledge Handbook of Critical Obesity Studies

    €237.50
    The Routledge Handbook of Critical Obesity Studies is an authoritative and challenging guide to the breadth and depth of critical thinking and theory on obesity. Rather than focusing on obesity as a public health crisis to be solved, this reference work offers divergent and radical strategies alongside biomedical and positivist discourses.

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