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- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 119.95
This book does not seek to absolve the South African state of its responsibility to respond to the HIV/AIDS epidemic. Moreover, it argues that although the state, the government, before, during, and after the transition to democracy, was aware of and acknowledged the threat - political, economic and social - posed by the epidemic, it nonetheless chose... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 129.95
This book provides an integrated description of methods used to rear vectors of human, higher animal, and plant pathogens in the laboratory. It deals with diverse subject areas, and contains descriptions of standard, as well as highly specialized, methods used by medical, veterinary, entomology, and plant pathology experts. The text brings together... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 39.95
In the twenty-first century, public health is everyone?s business. The nursing and medical professions are well placed to provide advice to their clients, especially in respect to lifestyle change, and public health initiatives are supported by a range of statutory and voluntary organisations and health workers, ranging from health promotion specialists... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95
How can research on the social determinants of health be translated into real life public health practice? Challenging the research-practice gap, this text shows readers from a range of professions how their practice can help to minimise health inequalities. The social model of health embraces individual lifestyles, social and community networks,... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 205.00
Global public health is of growing concern to most governments and populations, nowhere more so than in Asia, the world?s largest and most populous continent. Whilst major advances have been made in controlling infectious diseases through public health measures as well as clinical medical treatments, the world now faces other challenges including... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 44.95
Decolonizing Global Mental Health is a book that maps a strange irony. The World Health Organization (WHO) and the Movement for Global Mental Health are calling to ?scale up? access to psychological and psychiatric treatments globally, particularly within the global South. Simultaneously, in the global North, psychiatry and its often chemical treatments... more...
- Campus Verlag 2014; US$ 35.67
Der Mensch verschläft ein Drittel seines Lebens. Doch wie schläft man »richtig«? Dieser Band präsentiert erstmals eine Geschichte des Schlafs, die die Perspektiven von Historikern, Literaturwissenschaftlern, Anthropologen und Medizinern zusammenführt. Die Autorinnen und Autoren diskutieren, wie sich Wahrnehmung, Bewertung und Organisation des Schlafs... more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 198.50
The Handbook of Global Health Policy provides a definitive source of the key areas in the field. It examines the ethical and practical dimensions of new and current policy models and their effect on the future development of global health and policy. Maps out key debates and policy structures involved in all areas of global health policy Isolates... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95
Radical changes in the biosphere and human interaction with the environment are increasingly impacting on the health of populations across the world. Diseases are crossing the species barrier, and spreading rapidly through globalised transport systems. From new patterns of cancer to the threat of global pandemics, it is imperative that public health... more...