New Books

The following list is a selection of new books available from the Knowledge Services collection.

New books

  • Contact Knowledge Services: Tel: 0141 414 2762 or email nhs.healthscotland-knowledge@nhs.net to borrow
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  • Browse the topics below for new books or search our online catalogue for more from our collection
  • If the shelf mark ends with the letters REF, the item is for reference only and may not be borrowed. However, Knowledge Services staff will be happy to supply you with further information for ordering from your local library or book shop.

Choose a category:

Alcohol

Children

Communication

Elderly

Health/Health Improvement/Health Inequalities

Management

Knowledge Management

Mental Health

Nutrition

Phychology

Physical Activity

Public Health

Research Methods

Sociology

Statistics

Violence



Alcohol

Brooks, Thom. Alcohol and Public Policy (2014).  Taylor & Francis Ltd Routledge. ISBN100415730244 

Shelf Mark: 613.81 BRO

Yeomans, Henry. Alcohol and moral regulation Public attitudes, spirited measures and Victorian hangovers (2014). Policy Press Published. ISBN9781447309932

Shelf Mark: 613.81 YEO

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Children

Wilson, Robert Lewis. Understanding Emotional Development (2014)  Taylor & Francis Ltd Routledge. ISBN101848723040 

Shelf Mark: 3-053.2 WIL 

Hay, Susan. Early Years Education and Care (2014)  Taylor & Francis Ltd Routledge. ISBN101138783455

Shelf Mark: 3-053.2 HAY 

Reed, Michael. A Critical Companion to Early Childhood  (2014) SAGE Publications Ltd.  ISBN101446259277  

Shelf Mark: 3-053.2 REE

Garvis, Susanne. Health and Wellbeing in Childhood (2014) Cambridge University PressFormat.  ISBN10110765226X 

Shelf Mark: 3-053.2 GAR 

 

Communication

Lewis, Belinda. Health Communication (2014)  Pan Macmillan Macmillan. ISBN10023029832X  

Shelf Mark: 301.155 LEW

 

Elderly

Phellas, Constantinos N. Aging in European Societies (2014) Springer-Verlag New York Inc.  ISBN101489988041 

Shelf Mark: 3-053.9 PHE 

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Health/Health Improvement/Health Inequalities

Wilson, Frances. Health Improvement and Well-Being (2014) Open University Press.  ISBN100335244955 

Shelf Mark:614.37 WIL

Allin, Paul. The Wellbeing of Nations (2014) John Wiley & Sons Inc.  ISBN101118489578  

Shelf Mark: 613/614 ALL 

Dorling, Daniel. Inequality and the 1% (2014) Verso Books. ISBN101781685851 

Shelf Mark: 362.5 DOR 

Fitzpatrick, Tony. Climate Change and Poverty (2014)  Policy Press. ISBN101447300866 

Shelf Mark: 362.5 FIT 

Hills, John. Good Times, Bad Times (2014) Policy Press. ISBN101447320034  

Shelf Mark: 362.5 HIL 

Alemanno, Alberto. Regulating Lifestyle Risks (2014) Cambridge University Press.  ISBN101107063426 

Shelf Mark: 362.5 ALE 

Fish, Julie. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans Health Inequalities (2015) Policy Press.  ISBN101447309685

Shelf Mark: 362.5 FIS

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Knowledge Management

Becerra-Fernandez, Irma.  Knowledge Management (2014) Taylor & Francis Inc M.E. Sharpe. ISBN100765639157

Shelf Mark:02 BEC

Management

Caldarelli, Guido. Catanzaro, Michele. Networks: A Very Short Introduction (2012). Oxford: Oxford University Press. ISBN9780199588077

Shelf Mark: 376 CAL

Hendry, John. Management: A Very Short Introduction (2013). Oxford: Oxford University Press. ISBN9780199656981

Shelf Mark: 65 HEN

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Mental Health

Haybron, Daniel M. Happiness: A Very Short Introduction (2013). Oxford: Oxford University Press. ISBN9780199590605

Shelf Mark: 616.89 HAY

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Nutrition

Logue, Alexandra W. The Psychology of Eating and Drinking (2014) 4th Edition. Taylor & Francis Ltd Routledge. ISBN100415817072 

Shelf Mark: 613.2 LOG

Riches, Grahan. First World Hunger Revisited (2014) 2nd Edition. Palgrave Macmillan. ISBN101137298723 

Shelf Mark: 613.2 RIC

 

Phychology

Cain, Susan. Quiet (2013). Penguin Books Ltd.  ISBN100141029196 

Shelf Mark: 159.9 CAI

 

Physical Activity

Parker, Andrew. Youth Sport, Physical Activity and Play (2014). Taylor & Francis Ltd Routledge. ISBN101138837717  

Shelf Mark: 371.7 PAR

Biddle, Stuart J H. Psychology of Physical Activity Determinants, Well-Being and Interventions (2015). Taylor & Francis Ltd Routledge. ISBN100415518180

Shelf Mark:371.7 BID

 

Public Health

Laverack, Glenn. A-Z of Public Health (2014). Palgrave Macmillan. ISBN101137426160  

Shelf Mark: 614 LAV

Lewis, Geraint. Mastering Public Health (2014) 2nd Edition.  Taylor & Francis Ltd Hodder Education. ISBN101444152696  

Shelf Mark: 614 LEW

Holland, Stephen. Public Health Ethics (2014) 2nd Edition. Polity Press.  ISBN100745662196 

Shelf Mark: 614 HOL

Turnock, Bernard J. Essentials of Public Health (2015) 3rd Edition. Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Inc. ISBN101284069354

Shelf Mark: 614 TUR

 

Research Methods

Gough, David.  An Introduction to Systematic Reviews. (2012) Sage Publications Ltd. ISBN101849201811 

Shelf Mark: 001 GOU

 

Sociology

Annandale, Ellen.  The Sociology of Health and Medicine (2014) John Wiley & Sons.  ISBN100745634621  

Shelf Mark: 301 ANN

Scott, John. A Dictionary of Sociology (2014) 4th Edition. Oxford University Press. ISBN100199683581 

Shelf Mark: 301 SCO

Collyer, Fran. The Palgrave Handbook of Social Theory in Health, Illness and Medicine (2015) Palgrave Macmillan. ISBN101137355611

Shelf Mark: 301 COL

 

Statistics

Davis, Cole. SPSS Step by Step (2013) Policy Press Format. ISBN101447306279 

Shelf Mark: 31 DAV

 

Violence

Henry, Nicola. Preventing Sexual Violence (2014) Palgrave MacMillan. ISBN101137356189 

Shelf Mark: 343.6 HEN

Donnelly, Peter D. Oxford Textbook of Violence Prevention (2014) Oxford University Press. ISBN100199678723 

Shelf Mark: 343.6 DON

Ellis, Jane. Preventing Violence Against Women and Girls (2014) Policy Press Format. ISBN101447307313 

Shelf Mark: 343.6 ELL

 

 


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Updated 10 March 2015

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