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  • Quantitative Microbial Risk Assessmentby Charles N. Haas; Joan B. Rose; Charles P. Gerba

    Wiley 2014; US$ 130.00

    Provides the latest QMRA methodologies to determine infection risk cause by either accidental microbial infections or deliberate infections caused by terrorism • Reviews the latest methodologies to quantify at every step of the microbial exposure pathways, from the first release of a pathogen to the actual human infection • Provides... more...

  • Health Expectations for Older Womenby Sarah B. Laditka

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 50.95

    Explore international trends in health and longevity--with a special focus on older women! This essential book examines the latest research on life expectancy and ?active life expectancy?--the number of years that women can expect to live free from major disability--in developed and developing countries around the world. It also explores the policy... more...

  • Chancen und Risiken des Persönlichen Budgets: Eine Betrachtung der vollstationären Rehabilitationby Sabine Arzinger

    Diplomica Verlag 2012; US$ 28.55

    Hauptbeschreibung Der deutsche Sozialstaat muss sich einem immer größer werdenden Kostendruck stellen. Speziell der Abbau stationärer Eingliederungshilfen und die Umsetzung des Grundsatzes "ambulant vor stationär" trägt die Hoffnung vieler Seiten, die Kosten der Eingliederungshilfe zu senken. Ein in diesem Zusammenhang beschriebenes Reformgesetz... more...

  • Verantwortungsbereiche wider Christina Pasedach

    Duncker & Humblot 2012; US$ 70.89

    Hauptbeschreibung Die Untersuchung geht im Wesentlichen von drei Befunden aus: Das Prinzip der Straffreiheit eigenverantwortlicher Selbstgefährdung wird überwiegend - unter Hinweis auf das »Rechtsgut Volksgesundheit« - außer Kraft gesetzt. Das BVerfG verneint eine Rechtsgutsverletzung als Voraussetzung rechtsgültiger Pönalisierung und gelangt darüber... more...

  • Gemeinschaftliches Wohnen im Alter in der Frank Schulz-Nieswandt

    Duncker & Humblot 2012; US$ 59.46

    Hauptbeschreibung Ausgangspunkt des Buches ist die Frage, welche Barrieren die De-Institutionalisierung zugunsten gemeinschaftlicher Wohnformen im Alter im kommunalen Raum erschweren. Institutionalisierung wird dabei nicht auf eine Architekturfrage reduziert, sondern als »mentales Modell« mit Vorliebe für spezifische soziale Interaktionsordnungen... more...

  • Key Themes in Public Healthby Miranda Thurston

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00

    ?The growth of public health courses aimed at undergraduates has created a new need for textbooks that are appropriate and stimulating. Miranda Thurston has succeeded in producing something which strikes the right note. It is wide ranging in scope without being superficial and is accessible to the young learner. It is a sort of 'Wiki'. Just what... more...

  • A Guide to Healthby Mahatma Gandhi; A. Rama Iyer

    The Floating Press 2014; US$ 3.99

    Though he is best remembered as the civil rights leader whose nonviolent protests called attention to a number of important issues, including the negative consequences of British imperialism, Mahatma Gandhi was an ascetic person who strove to maintain health and purity. A Guide to Health sets forth his beliefs and practices related to a wide range... more...

  • Power Through Reposeby Annie Payson Call

    The Floating Press 2009; US$ 6.99

    No matter what our work in life, whether scientific, artistic, or domestic, it is the same body through which the power is transmitted; and the same freedom in the conductors for impression and expression is needed, to whatever end the power may be moved, from the most simple action to the highest scientific or artistic attainment. The quality of power... more...

  • The Untroubled Mindby Herbert J. Hall

    The Floating Press 1915; US$ 5.99

    How are we to live the larger life? Partly through uninspired struggle and through the brave meeting of adversity, but partly, also, in a way that may be described as "out of hand," by intuition, by exercise of the quality of mind that sees visions and grasps truths beyond the realms of common thought. I am more and more impressed with the... more...

  • The Fun of Getting Thinby Samuel G. Blythe

    The Floating Press 1912; US$ 5.50

    The theory of taking off fat is the simplest theory in the world. It is announced, in four words: Stop eating and drinking. The practice of fat reduction is the most difficult thing in the world. Its difficulties are comprehended in two words: You cannot. The flesh is willing, but the spirit is weak. The success of the undertaking lies in the triumph... more...