Health & Sports
Rugby Football in Nineteenth-Century Cardiff and South Wales
This is the first detailed and original historical study of rugby union at a local level in Wales. The book draws upon previously unused sources to provide fresh insights into the origins and early years of the game in Wales....
Cloth - 9781860571176 - $ 84.50
Myth and Reality
By S.G. Kabra
The termination of an unwanted pregnancy as a medical solution to what essentially is a social problem requires critical consideration of all aspects of the problem, especially in the commercialized culture of the medical profession. In India, medical termination of a pregnancy is a complex...
Cloth - 9788131605646 - $ 45.00
By David Pitt
In encyclopedic form, this book provides key references on the social context of the first pandemic of globalization. Sources are first of all anthropological, but also draw on social sciences and beyond. The red thread is the understanding of the cultural diversity relevant to the pandemic in...
Paper - 9783825878757 - $ 29.95
Data, Facts, Background
Each year HIV/AIDS claims the lives of millions and profoundly affects the economic, political and social stability of lands and regions. If humanity is not to be overwhelmed by this disease, global solidarity and concerted action are required. This book provides essential...
Paper - 9782825413517 - $ 14.90
It has been frequently reported by medical practitioners and public health workers that oftentimes people do not utilize the medical and preventive facilities that are available to them. Social and economic factors are generally accepted as highly important in the multiple causation of...
Cloth - 9788131606698 - $ 50.00
Essays on Control, Resistance and Renewal
Beyond Health applies post-structuralist and postmodern ideas to issues of health and health care to provide a radical re-think of how health is to be understood. It offers a perspective in which health is seen as an affirmation of potential rather than as a narrow...
Cloth - 9781853434686 - $ 55.00
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Paper - 9780869808979 - $ 5.95
Race and Politics in Springbok Cricket
South Africa's participation in international cricket has been bedeviled by racism and the political intervention of governments virtually from the beginning. This book is a compulsively readable account of the events and political machinations that led to South Africa's...
Paper - 9781869140595 - $ 29.95
The call to be a health care worker was, is, and will continue to be a special vocation. Maintaining good health, therefore, becomes a challenge especially to the health care worker who works as a Christian missionary, whose primary assignment is to enhance healing. It is...
Paper - 9783643903990 - $ 69.95