Health & Well-Being

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Urban Sprawl and Public Health

Designing, Planning, and Building for Healthy Communities

Island Press

Urban Sprawl and Public Health offers a comprehensive look at the interface of urban planning, architecture, transportation, community design, and public health.

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Dementia and Social Inclusion

Marginalised groups and marginalised areas of dementia research, care and practice

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Examining important issues in dementia research and care that are often neglected, the contributors to this book provide fresh perspectives on current practice. The authors put dementia care into a socio-cultural framework, highlighting the impact of social change on dementia care over the last two decades and challenging current stereotypes.

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Perspectives on Rehabilitation and Dementia

Edited by Mary Marshall
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book offers new insights into the application of a well-established approach to people who have traditionally been thought not to benefit from them. It demonstrates that rehabilitation has positive outcomes for people with dementia's quality of life and self-esteem, especially if rehabilitation is seen as a positive philosophy of practice.

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Communication Issues in Autism and Asperger Syndrome

Do we speak the same language?

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Providing a theoretical foundation for understanding communication and language impairments specific to autism, Bogdashina explores the effects of different perceptual and cognitive styles on the communication and language development of autistic children.

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Sex, Alcohol and Other Drugs

Exploring the links in young people’s lives

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, National Children's Bureau

This book provides a foundation for developing holistic policy and practice around the relationship between alcohol and drug use and sexual activity

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All You Need is Love?

The morality of sexual relationships through the eyes of young people

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, National Children's Bureau

Providing a unique insight into young people's sexual values for adults working with them, this book relays the voices of young people and their views about the morality of sexual relationships.

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