We are really pleased to announce that the first book in our Routledge series, Critical Approaches to Health, has just been published.
The book is entitled Constructing Pain, and is authored by ISCHP Exec member, Robert Kugelmann.
More details at https://www.routledge.com/Constructing-Pain-Historical-psychological-and-critical-perspectives/Kugelmann/p/book/9781138841222 where you can also look inside the book and read the introduction.
You can also find information about the series at https://www.routledge.com/Critical-Approaches-to-Health/book-series/CRITHEA
You may (or may not) recall that this series is published in association with ISCHP, and that ISCHP members (members of this list) receive a 20% discount when purchasing books from the series.
Currently, we have one book published, five more in production and due for publication in 2017, and six more contracted and in preparation (as listed below).
Constructing Pain, Robert Kugelmann
In production, manuscript received
Digital Health, Deborah Lupton
Poverty, Inequality and Health, Darrin Hodgetts & Ottilie Stolte
Surrogacy, Psychology and Health, Damien Riggs & Clemmi Due
Postfeminism and Health, Sarah Riley, Adrienne Evans & Martine Robson
Disability and Sexual Health, Poul Rohleder & Stine Hellum Braathen
Under contract, manuscript in process
Aging and Health, Mary Breheny & Christine Stephens
Obesity, Lee Monaghan, Emma Rich & Andrea Bombak
Palliative Care, Alison Rodriguez
Rethinking Global Health, Rochelle Burgess
Health Promotion, Jane Callaghan
Parenting and Health, Abi Locke
We also have a few more books in process and at various stages of negotiation with their authors.
If you have an idea for a book that would fit this series, please get in touch with us and request the series brief. Note that we do not accept proposals based on PhD theses and personal research programmes, but seek books which critically review a field of research from a critical perspective.
Kerry Chamberlain & Antonia Lyons (Eds)
Critical Approaches to Health, Routledge
K.Chamberlain@massey.ac.nz & A.Lyons@massey.ac.nz