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- International Labour Office 2003; US$ 5.00
Explores trends in the socio-economic climate in Japan during the 1980s and 1990s and examines the implications for work of changing family needs. Considers the impact on the family of working conditions and family support measures and investigates why work-family support programmes are not being effectively utilized. Makes recommendations for the... more...
- Lexington Books 2013; US$ 39.99
The Ethos of Medicine in Postmodern America is an analysis of medical care, medical education, and medical professionalism with reference to the cultural touchstones of the postmodern era: consumerism, computerization, destruction of meta-narratives, and ?stakeholder late capitalism.? more...
- Wiley 2015; US$ 90.00 US$ 78.00
This book focuses on the modelling of contemporary health and social problems, especially those considered a major burden to communities, governments and taxpayers, such as smoking, alcoholism, drug use, and heart disease. Based on a series of papers presented at a recent conference hosted by the Leverhulme-funded Tipping Points project at the University... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 52.95
Although the figure of the ?desperate housewife? is familiar to us, Haggett suggests that many women in the 1950s and ?60s led satisfying lives and that gender roles, while very different, were often seen as equal. more...
- World Health Organization 2006; US$ 36.00
El Informe sobre la salud en el mundo 2006 - Colaboremos por la salud presenta una evaluaciˇn realizada por expertos de la actual crisis del personal sanitario mundial, asÝ como un ambicioso conjunto de propuestas para hacer frente a ese problema durante los prˇximos diez a˝os, empezando a actuar de inmediato. Esa crisis constituye una severa limitaciˇn... more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2007; US$ 44.00
Examines the relationship between welfare and health and includes discussion of policy issues, including changes in health care delivery and the tackling of health and social inequalities. This book also emphasises the significance of social policy in preventing ill health and disability, as well as supporting the sick and disabled people. more...
- World Health Organization 2006; US$ 10.00
Malaria remains a global public health problem. In the Western Pacific Region, malaria is endemic in 10 countries. The incidence rate in the Region ranges from 161.7 per 1000 people in Solomon Islands to 0.04 in the Republic of Korea. The strategies employed to prevent and control malaria have been effective in reducing the burden of disease in countries... more...
- Amsterdam University Press 2008; US$ 38.50
Taal verandert snel. Dat geldt ook voor de taal waarmee in de veertig jaar na de Tweede Wereldoorlog in de Nederlandse huisartsgeneeskunde en geestelijke volksgezondheid gepraat en geschreven is over de mensen die er hulp zochten (patiŰnten of klanten), de zaken die ze aandroegen (ziekten, problemen, hulpvragen), de verbanden waar ze deel van uitmaakten... more...
- Presses de l''niversite du Quebec 2003; US$ 32.25
Des experts analysent les divers aspects de la santé dans l'espace public et privé en s'appuyant sur une approche multidisciplinaire qui laisse une grande place aux aspects psychologiques et sociaux de la santé dans différentes populations. Ils y discutent également de la représentation des médicaments, de... more...
- McGraw-Hill Education 2011; US$ 46.00
This core textbook is the ideal companion text for students studying the social aspects of health and illness, whether it is as part of a health studies degree, nursing or other professional qualification related to health, social care, youth and community work and social work. Written at an introductory level this book is suitable for students new... more...