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The potential of literature and poetry.
(Palgrave MacMillan, 2009)
Literature and poetry are being increasingly used as learning resources in professional health care educational curricula (McKie & Gass 2001; Tschudin, 2003; McAteer & Murray, 2003; McKie et al 2008). Less attention has, ...
Laboratory methods of body composition analysis.
Homo Adipatus – a new species: weight management, treatment and prevention.
(M&K Update Ltd., 2010)
Narrative and ethics in the literary hermeneutics of Paul Ricoeur – an exploration within the context of professional health care education.
(Cambridge Scholars Press, 2010)
In the recent interest expressed in exploring the intricacies between narrative and ethics (Charon 1994; Frank 1995; Downie and Macnaughton 2007), few people have addressed the philosophical issues underpinning this ...
Photocatalytic splitting of water.
The use of photocatalysis for the photosplitting of water to generate hydrogen and oxygen has gained interest as a method for the conversion and storage of solar energy. The application of photocatalysis through catalyst ...
Developing skills in solution-focused interactions.
(Open University Press, 2014-01-01)
This chapter discusses solution-focused interactions, a specific approach to communication which is based on 'solution-building' (as opposed to 'problem-solving'), which you can utilize across all fields of nuring and ...
Robert Gordon University and the University of Aberdeen.
'Walking the tightrope': South African NGOs and the governance of community development.
This chapter examines the role of intermediary NGOs in community development in Post-Apartheid South Africa, specifically exploring how these organisations have been shaped by changing funding modalities. The South African ...
Resilience and sustainability amongst maternity care providers.
This chapter looks at maternity care providers who provide care in this social, political and emotional milieu on a daily basis. The emotional work of maternity care provision cannot be underestimated. Contemporary maternity ...
Childbirth as sacred celebration.
This chapter explores how childbirth is spiritually experienced and meaningful within society revealing how childbirth has purpose both individually and collectively. The discourse and mood around childbirth internationally ...