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Biosocial Model of Disability
This chapter began with an introduction to disability and aging as part of the global human condition. It is then argued that a disability perspective is critical to understanding different ways people are aging and those ...
Parental reactions to British South Asian young men who identify as gay.
Abstract: British South Asian gay men may face significant psychological distress as a result of parental rejection due to their sexual orientation. This study is the first in the UK to examine parental reactions to British ...
Content analysis, thematic analysis and discourse analysis
LEARNING OBJECTIVES By the end of this chapter, readers should understand: • The main tenets of content analysis, thematic analysis and discourse analysis; • The assumptions of, approaches within, and applications of ...
‘A Life Sentence’: The long-term impact of maternal imprisonment
In the last decade research surrounding ‘maternal imprisonment’, has become more visible, the topic has garnered interest and attention in the UK in a way it had not previously enjoyed. For example, existing UK research ...
Theories of Punishment
Evaluation of a novel digital environment for learning medical parasitology.
(Taylor and Francis, 2020-01-01)
Eukaryotic parasites represent a serious human health threat requiring health professionals with parasitology skills to counteract this threat. However, recent surveys highlight an erosion of teaching of parasitology in ...
Behind the rainbow, "Tongqi" wives of men who have sex with men in China: a systematic review
Background: Due to the restrictions and stigmatization of homosexuality in China, there has emerged the “Tongqi,” or the wives of men who have sex with men (MSM). There are around 14 million Tongqi wives whose needs for ...
Effective parent-practitioner partnerships in childrens secondary education
(Education in the North, 2020-01-16)
This paper presents results from a qualitative case study project into effective strategies for fostering parent-practitioner partnerships in secondary education in England. It discusses the nature of a true ‘community ...
The LGBTI Movement in Cyprus: Activism, Law, and Change Across the Divide
Following the end of the British rule of Cyprus in 1960, the recognition of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans, and Intersex (LGBTI) community as a legitimate political actor and the recognition of LGBTI rights has been a ...
From formulation to in vivo model: A comprehensive study of a synergistic relationship between vancomycin, carvacrol and cuminaldehyde against Enterococcus faecium
Vancomycin Resistant Enterococcus faecium (VRE) has become endemic in healthcare settings, reducing treatment options for enterococcal infections. New antimicrobials for VRE infections are a high priority, but the development ...