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Am I My Genes?: Confronting Fate and Family Secrets in the Age of Genetic Testing

ISBN : 9780199837168

Price(incl.tax): 
¥6,853
Author: 
Robert L. Klitzman
Pages
376 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
161 x 240 mm
Pub date
Mar 2012
Genetic testing is rapidly spreading; every year dozens of new tests are developed which analyze our genetically inherited predisposition toward certain diseases. Companies have sprung up which will ... Read more

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American Psychosis: How the Federal Government Destroyed the Mental Illness Treatment System

ISBN : 9780199988716

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¥6,171
Author: 
E. Fuller Torrey
Pages
224 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 237 mm
Pub date
Oct 2013
In 1963, President John F. Kennedy delivered an historic speech on mental illness and retardation. He described sweeping new programs to replace "the shabby treatment of the many millions of the menta ... Read more

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An Introduction to Global Health Delivery

ISBN : 9780190662455

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¥8,624
Author: 
Joia S. Mukherjee; Paul Farmer
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Dec 2017
An Introduction to Global Health Delivery is a short but immersive introduction to global health's origins, actors, interventions, and challenges. Informed by physician Joia Mukherjee's quarter-centur ... Read more

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An Introduction to Global Health Delivery: Practice, Equity, Human Rights (2nd edition)

ISBN : 9780197607251

Price(incl.tax): 
¥9,438
Author: 
Joia Mukherjee; Paul Farmer
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Nov 2021
In the last two decades, the rise of global health studies at universities across the world reflects the interest of a growing generation of students motivated to be involved in progressive global cha ... Read more

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Approaches to Social Research: The Case of Deaf Studies

ISBN : 9780199929535

Price(incl.tax): 
¥13,904
Author: 
Alys Young; Bogusia Temple
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 238 mm
Pub date
May 2014
Series
Perspectives on Deafness
In Approaches to Social Research: The Case of Deaf Studies, Alys Young and Bogusia Temple explore the relationship between key methodological debates in social research and the special context of stu ... Read more

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At What Cost: Modern Capitalism and the Future of Health

ISBN : 9780190078621

Price(incl.tax): 
¥5,137
Author: 
Nicholas Freudenberg
Pages
392 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Mar 2021
An incisive and powerful investigation of corporate impact on human and planetary well-being Freedom of choice lies at the heart of American society. Every day, individuals decide what to eat, which ... Read more

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Banished: The New Social Control in Urban America

ISBN : 9780199830008

Price(incl.tax): 
¥4,972
Author: 
Katherine Beckett; Steve Herbert
Pages
216 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jan 2012
Series
Studies in Crime and Public Policy
With urban poverty rising and affordable housing disappearing, the homeless and other "disorderly" people continue to occupy public space in many American cities. Concerned about the alleged ill effe ... Read more

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Battered Women's Protective Strategies: Stronger Than You Know

ISBN : 9780199873654

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¥13,904
Author: 
Sherry L. Hamby
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 242 mm
Pub date
Jan 2014
Series
Interpersonal Violence
This provocative book challenges the pervasive stereotypes that depict battered women as passive and presents an alternative strengths-based framework. Battered women are not passive and in denial; t ... Read more

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Before HIV: Sexuality, Fertility and Mortality in East Africa, 1900-1980

ISBN : 9780197265338

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¥19,437
Author: 
Shane Doyle
Pages
450 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
168 x 240 mm
Pub date
Feb 2013
This book addresses two of the most important questions in modern African history: the causes of rapid population growth, and the origins of the HIV pandemic. It examines three societies on the Uganda ... Read more

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Pages
432 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
161 x 236 mm
Pub date
Feb 2014
Are biology and psychology inseparable? For many decades, this notion was not seriously entertained by purveyors of psychological wisdom. Now, fast-growing new technologies for studying the brain have ... Read more

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