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Curing Madness?: A Social and Cultural History of Insanity in Colonial North India, 1800-1950s

ISBN : 9780190128012

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¥8,998
Author: 
Shilpi Rajpal
Pages
316 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
150 x 225 mm
Pub date
Jan 2021
Curing Madness? focusses on the institutional and non-institutional histories of madness in colonial north India. It proves that 'madness' and its 'cure' are shifting categories which assumed new mean ... Read more

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Curing Madness? focusses on the institutional and non-institutional histories of madness in colonial north India. It proves that 'madness' and its 'cure' are shifting categories which assumed new mean ... Read more

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Death, Dying, and Social Differences (2nd edition)

ISBN : 9780199599295

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¥10,439
Author: 
David Oliviere; Barbara Monroe; Sheila Payne
Pages
240 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
163 x 229 mm
Pub date
Sep 2011
Society has become increasingly diverse; multi-cultural, multi-faith and wide ranging in family structures. The wealthier are healthier and social inequalities are more pronounced. Respecting and work ... Read more

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Decision-Making and Judgment in Child Welfare and Protection: Theory, Research, and Practice

ISBN : 9780190059538

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¥10,527
Author: 
John D. Fluke; Monica Lopez Lopez; Rami Benbenishty; Erik J. Knorth; Donald J. Baumann
Pages
360 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Sep 2020
Professionals in child welfare and protection are often required to make decisions-fraught with many difficulties and shortcomings-that have crucial implications for children and families. There are m ... Read more

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Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 236 mm
Pub date
Sep 2013
Dementia implies impaired thinking and memory. It develops in the majority of people with Parkinson's disease if they live long enough. A closely related condition is Dementia with Lewy Bodies, which ... Read more

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Demons: Our Changing Attitudes to Alcohol, Tobacco, and Drugs

ISBN : 9780199604982

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¥3,476
Author: 
Virginia Berridge
Pages
304 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
148 x 221 mm
Pub date
Nov 2013
Tabloid headlines attack the binge drinking of young women. Debates about the classification of cannabis continue, while major public health campaigns seek to reduce and ultimately eliminate smoking t ... Read more

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Destroying Sanctuary: The Crisis in Human Service Delivery Systems

ISBN : 9780199977918

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¥9,757
Author: 
Sandra L. Bloom; Brian Farragher
Pages
442 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
157 x 234 mm
Pub date
Feb 2013
For the last thirty years, the nation's mental health and social service systems have been under relentless assault, with dramatically rising costs and the fragmentation of service delivery rendering ... Read more

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Diets, Malnutrition, and Disease: The Indian Experience

ISBN : 9780198099215

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¥10,846
Author: 
Raghav Gaiha; Raghbendra Jha; Vani S. Kulkarni
Pages
296 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
149 x 223 mm
Pub date
Oct 2014
What distinguishes this book from the current literature is its comprehensive analysis of malnutrition, meticulous exploration of dietary transition, poverty nutrition traps, links between multiple an ... Read more

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Diverse Careers in Community Psychology

ISBN : 9780190457938

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¥11,297
Author: 
Judah J. Viola; Olya Glantsman
Pages
360 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
May 2017
Community psychology is a diverse field. Community psychologists may work for the government, for nonprofit foundations, as researchers or teachers in academic settings, at NGOs, as independent consul ... Read more

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Drawing the Line: Healthcare Rationing and the Cutoff Problem

ISBN : 9780190206567

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¥11,671
Author: 
Philip M. Rosoff
Pages
328 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jan 2017
Unlike the rest of the advanced industrialized world, the United States does not have a national healthcare system that guarantees that all residents have access to medical services. Over the past ce ... Read more

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