Health & Sports

  • 'This rugby spellbound people'

    'This rugby spellbound people'

    Rugby Football in Nineteenth-Century Cardiff and South Wales

    By Gwyn Prescott

    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

  • Abortion in India

    Abortion in India

    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

  • AIDS - A Cross Cultural Companion

    AIDS - A Cross Cultural Companion

    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

  • AIDS - Meeting the Challenge

    AIDS - Meeting the Challenge

    Data, Facts, Background

    By Sonja Weinreich, Christoph Benn

    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

  • Anthropology & Health Issues

    Anthropology & Health Issues

    Edited by: Buddhadeb Chaudhuri, Subir Biswas

    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

  • Beyond Health

    Beyond Health

    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

  • Blacks in Whites

    Blacks in Whites

    A Century of Cricket Struggles in KwaZulu-Natal

    By Ashwin Desai, Vishnu Padayachee, Krish Reddy, Goolam Vahed


    485 pages

    Publication Date: 12/31/2002
    Format: Cloth
    ISBN: 9781869140250

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    Cloth - 9781869140250 - $ 48.95

  • Caring for Elderly People

    Caring for Elderly People


    Publication Date: 5/1/1993
    Format: Paper
    ISBN: 9780869808979

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    Paper - 9780869808979 - $ 5.95

  • Caught Behind

    Caught Behind

    Race and Politics in Springbok Cricket

    By Bruce Murray, Christopher Merrett

    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

  • Challenges of Health Care Workers Vis-a-vis Evangelical Mission of Jesus Christ in Igboland, Nigeria

    Challenges of Health Care Workers Vis-a-vis Evangelical Mission of Jesus...

    By Benjamin Nzenekwesi Eze

    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