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- Springer Publishing Company 2013; US$ 60.00
This the first guide to achieving long-term impact and social change in communities by employing critical, proven strategies in health and human services organizations. It is based on lessons learned from 20 human services organizations and their Chief Strategy Officers, who engineered significant improvements in their ability to adjust to change,... more...
- Indiana University Press 2013; US$ 21.99
Based on interviews with women who are HIV positive, this sobering pandemic brings to light the deeply rooted and complex problems of living with HIV. Already pushed to the edges of society by poverty, racial politics, and gender injustice, women with HIV in South Africa have found ways to cope with work and men, disclosure of their HIV status, and... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 39.95
With research based on focus group and individual interviews in the United States, as well as a thorough and integrative review of the current literature, Latino Gay Men and HIV discusses the six main sociocultural factors in Latino communities -- machismo, homophobia, family cohesion, sexual silence, poverty and racism--which undermine... more...
- McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2013; US$ 40.00
This book explores and explodes common representations and experiences of American fitness. It takes women's experiences as the center of inquiry toward an understanding of the function of fitness in our lives and in our culture-at-large. Ranging from 1968 to the present, from Jane Fonda to WiiFit, from revolution to institutionalization, from... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 114.95
This book analyses the way that HIV/AIDS is often narrativised and represented in contemporary world cultures, as well as the different strategies of remembrance deployed by different (sub)cultural groups affected by the illness. Through a close study of a variety of cultural texts; including cinema, literature, theatre, art and photography amongst... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 99.95
This volume addresses the ideational and policy-oriented challenges of Africas health governance due to voluntary and involuntary cross-border migration of people and diseases in a growing 'mobile Africa'. The collected set of specialized contributions in this volume examines how national and regional policy innovation can address the... more...
- Springer Publishing Company 2013; US$ 90.00
Choice Outstanding Academic Title! 4 Stars - Doody's!. Praise for the Third Edition:. "This work will be one that students and clinicians keep on their shelves as the gold-standard reference for health behavior change. Summing up: Essential". --Choice. Substantially revised to reflect current trends in the field of health behavior change,... more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 34.95
Influenza virus infections are a serious health problem. Each year, about 500 million people are infected by the virus, resulting in about 500,000 deaths worldwide. The occurrence of new influenza subtypes has caused severe pandemics, including the 2009 swine flu (vH1N1). In addition, highly pathogenic viruses, like subtypes H7N7 and H5N1, also called... more...