Books in category Social Science – Disease & Health Issues

  • Risky Pleasures

    Risky Pleasures?
    Fiona Hutton

    In this book Fiona Hutton provides a fascinating insight into women's experiences of clubbing.

  • Contemporary Theorists for Medical Sociology

    Contemporary Theorists for Medical Sociology
    Graham Scambler

    Contemporary Theorists for Medical Sociology explores the work of key social theorists and the application of their ideas to issues around health and illness.

  • Food and Nutrients in Disease Management

    Food and Nutrients in Disease Management
    Ingrid Kohlstadt

    With contributions from highly regarded experts who work on the frontlines of disease management, Food and Nutrients in Disease Management effectively brings food back into the clinical arena and helps physicians put food and nutrients back …

  • Pursuits Of Happiness

    Pursuits Of Happiness
    Gordon Mathews, Carolina Izquierdo

    This book, however, shows that the ethnographic examination of well-being—defined as “the optimal state for an individual, a community, and a society”—and the comparison of well-being within and across societies is a new and …

  • Defeating Autism

    Defeating Autism
    Michael Fitzpatrick

    This book reveals that these therapies are far from pioneering interventions and they remain unsubstantiated by scientific authorities.

  • Doctors Without Borders in Ethiopia

    Doctors Without Borders in Ethiopia
    Nyla Jo Jones Hubbard

    This book describes the function of a Doctors Without Borders program at the ground level, at the TB mission they established in eastern Ethiopia during 2001.

  • Talking About Alcohol and Other Drugs

    Talking About Alcohol and Other Drugs
    Jo Butcher, Mary Ryan

    A guide for professionals with responsibilities for looked after children and young people, Talking About Alcohol and Other Drugs provides help on developing or reviewing drug education policy and practice, and the management of drug …

  • Living with Drugs

    Living with Drugs
    Michael Gossop

    Michael Gossop has updated this new edition to take account of new laws and practices that have come in to place since the previous edition, published in 2007.

  • Issues in Law and Medicine 2013 Edition

    Issues in Law and Medicine: 2013 Edition

    The editors have built Issues in Law and Medicine: 2013 Edition on the vast information databases of ScholarlyNews.™ You can expect the information about Psychiatry in this book to be deeper than what you can access anywhere else, as well …

  • Giovani e alcol Un modello di prevenzione per l abuso alcolico e gli incidenti stradali

    Giovani e alcol. Un modello di prevenzione per l’abuso alcolico e gli incidenti stradali
    Franca Baraldi

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