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Biology of Sex
Biology of Sex
By Alex Mills

This text explains the biological aspects of human sex by using direct and intriguing comparisons with the many variations in sexual systems among non-human organisms.

Available Apr 2018
Remaking Policy: Scale, Pace, and Political Strategy in Health Care Reform
Remaking Policy: Scale, Pace, and Political Strategy in Health Care Reform
By Carolyn Hughes Tuohy

In Remaking Policy, Carolyn Hughes Tuohy advances an ambitious new approach to understanding the relationship between political context and policy change.

Available Mar 2018
Seeing Red: HIV/AIDS and Public Policy in Canada
Seeing Red: HIV/AIDS and Public Policy in Canada
Suzanne Hindmarch, Michael Orsini, and Marilou Gagnon

Featuring the diverse experiences of people living with HIV, Seeing Red highlights various perspectives from academics, activists, and community workers who think ahead to the new and complex challenges associated with the condition.

Available Feb 2018
Treating Health Care: How the Canadian System Works and How It Could Work Better
Treating Health Care: How the Canadian System Works and How It Could Work Better
By Raisa B. Deber

Focusing on Canada’s health care system, Raisa B. Deber introduces the reader to the facts and concepts necessary to understand health care policy in Canada and to evaluate how we might want to reform our health care system.

Available Feb 2018
Paramedics On and Off the Streets: Emergency Medical Services in the Age of Technological Governance
Paramedics On and Off the Streets: Emergency Medical Services in the Age of Technological Governance
By Michael K. Corman

In Paramedics On and Off the Streets, Michael K. Corman embarks on an institutional ethnography of the complex, mundane, intricate, and exhilarating work of paramedics in Calgary, Alberta.

Published Aug 2017
Public Health in the Age of Anxiety: Religious and Cultural Roots of Vaccine Hesitancy in Canada
Public Health in the Age of Anxiety: Religious and Cultural Roots of Vaccine Hesitancy in Canada
Edited by Paul Bramadat, Maryse Guay, Julie A. Bettinger, and Réal Roy

Public Health in the Age of Anxiety enhances both the public and scholarly understanding of the motivations behind vaccine hesitancy in Canada.

Published Jun 2017
Revitalizing Health for All: Case Studies of the Struggle for Comprehensive Primary Health Care
Revitalizing Health for All: Case Studies of the Struggle for Comprehensive Primary Health Care
Edited by Ronald Labonté, David Sanders, Corinne Packer, and Nikki Schaay

Revitalizing Health for All examines thirteen cases of efforts to implement CPHC reforms from around the globe including Australia, Brazil, Democratic Republic of Congo, Iran, South Africa, and more.

Published May 2017
Access to Medicines as a Human Right: Implications for Pharmaceutical Industry Responsibility
Access to Medicines as a Human Right: Implications for Pharmaceutical Industry Responsibility
Edited by Lisa Forman and Jillian Clare Kohler

Access to Medicines as a Human Right identifies innovative solutions applicable in both global and domestic forums, making it a valuable resource for the vast field of scholars, legal practitioners, and policymakers who must confront this challenging issue.

Published Feb 2017
PTSD and the Politics of Trauma in Israel: A Nation on the Couch
PTSD and the Politics of Trauma in Israel: A Nation on the Couch
By Keren Friedman-Peleg

In PTSD and the Politics of Trauma in Israel, Keren Friedman-Peleg sheds light on a new way of speaking about mental vulnerability and national belonging in contemporary Israel.

Published Dec 2016
Geriatric Psychiatry Review and Exam Preparation Guide: A Case-Based Approach
Geriatric Psychiatry Review and Exam Preparation Guide: A Case-Based Approach
By Mark J. Rapoport, Dallas Seitz and Andrew Wiens, Evan Lilly

Geriatric Psychiatry is a succinct and advanced review of geriatric psychiatry that will help clinicians meet the demands of an aging population.

Published Dec 2016