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  • Life Span Motor Development by Kathleen M. Haywood
    Life Span Motor Development (English, Mixed media product) Kathleen M. Haywood, Nancy Getchell

    Uses the model of constraints in discussing reasons for changes in movement throughout the life span. With greater emphasis on assessment, this book encourages students to examine how the interactions between the individual, environment and task bring about changes in a person's movements.

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  • Alternative Ageing by Suzi Grant
    Alternative Ageing (English, Paperback) Suzi Grant

    Ever wanted to turn back the clock? Alternative Ageing is the natural way to feel young again....

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  • Hospice Social Work by Dona J. Reese
    Hospice Social Work (English, Paperback) Dona J. Reese

    A longtime practitioner, Dona J. Reese describes the hospice social work role in assessment and intervention with individuals, families, groups, organizations, and the community, while honestly confronting the personal and professional difficulties of such life-changing work.

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  • Dementia, Culture and Ethnicity by Julia Botsford
    Dementia, Culture and Ethnicity (English, Paperback) Julia Botsford

    This book explores the relationship between dementia, culture and ethnicity, looking at the latest evidence and research to determine the impact of diversity on dementia care services. By examining the key issues and providing suggestions for change, this book shows how dementia professionals can provide culturally appropriate care for all.

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  • Motor Learning and Performance by Richard A. Schmidt
    Motor Learning and Performance (English, Hardback) Richard A. Schmidt, Timothy D. Lee

    Outlines the basics of motor skill learning, building a strong understanding of how skills are acquired and perfected through practice and how to apply the concepts to a variety of real-world settings.

    $109.05 $119.00
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  • French Women Don't Get Facelifts by Mireille Guiliano
    French Women Don't Get Facelifts (English, Paperback) Mireille Guiliano

    Mireille shares the secrets and strategies of aging with attitude and joy, offering personal anecdotes while divulging French women's most guarded secrets about looking and feeling great.

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  • Life-span Development by Leonie Sugarman
    Life-span Development (English, Paperback) Leonie Sugarman

    This thorough revision of the highly successful first edition offers the reader a wide-ranging and thought provoking account of human development throughout the life-span.

    $45.14 $49.95
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  • Settling the Earth by Clive Gamble
    Settling the Earth (English, Paperback) Clive Gamble

    How and when did we become the only human species to settle the whole Earth? How did our brains become so large? This book sets out to answer these fundamental questions, digging deep into the archives of archaeology, fossil ancestors and human genetics.

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  • Keeping Busy by James R. Dowling
    Keeping Busy (English, Paperback) James R. Dowling

    The description of each activity includes step-by-step instructions, as well as tips on how to adapt it for small or large groups, for individuals at home or in an organization, or people who are bedridden.

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  • Smith's Recognizable Patterns of Human Deformation by John M. Graham
    Smith's Recognizable Patterns of Human Deformation (English, Hardback) John M. Graham, Pedro A. Sanchez-Lara

    Perfect for residents, pediatricians, practitioners, or parents seeking further information, Smith's Recognizable Patterns of Human Deformation provides evidence-based management for a range of common pediatric problems affecting the limbs and craniofacial region. The only source devoted to the diagnoses and management of birth defects resulting from mechanical forces, this reference supplies the...

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  • Embryos under the Microscope by Jane Maienschein
    Embryos under the Microscope (English, Hardback) Jane Maienschein

    Jane Maienschein examines how understanding of embryos evolved from the speculations of natural philosophers to bioengineering, with its life-enhancing therapies. She shows that research on embryos has always seemed promising to some but frightening to others, and makes the case that public understanding must be informed by scientific findings.

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  • The Life Course by Stephen J. Hunt
    The Life Course (English, Paperback) Stephen J. Hunt

    Dramatic social transformation in Western society over recent decades has had a profound impact on the way the life course is studied.

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  • Aging and the Digital Life Course by David Prendergast
    Aging and the Digital Life Course (English, Paperback) David Prendergast

    This book explores the key themes of social media, robotics, chronic disease and dementia management, care-giving, gaming, migration and data inheritance.

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  • Combining Paid Work and Family Care
    Combining Paid Work and Family Care (English, Paperback)

    Highlighting what can be learned from individual experiences, the book analyses the changing welfare and labour market policies which shape the lives of working carers in Finland, Sweden, Australia, England, Japan and Taiwan.

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  • Physical Activity Instruction of Older Adults-2nd Edition by Debra Rose
    Physical Activity Instruction of Older Adults-2nd Edition (English, Hardback) Debra Rose

    Physical Activity Instruction of Older Adults, Second Edition, is the most comprehensive text available for current and future fitness professionals who want to design and implement effective, safe, and fun physical activity programs for older adults with diverse functional capabilities.

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  • Baby Boomers, Age, and Beauty by Dr Naomi Woodspring
    Baby Boomers, Age, and Beauty (English, Paperback) Dr Naomi Woodspring

    Drawing from a variety of sources from ageing research, history and gender studies, this book is a rich exploration of the baby boomers - those coming of age in the sixties and now entering old age - the influences that have shaped how they perceive ageing appearance, define ageing and beauty, and the meaning of appearance, beauty, and identity.

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  • Placental-Fetal Growth Restriction by Christoph Lees
    Placental-Fetal Growth Restriction (English, Hardback) Christoph Lees, Gerard H. A. Visser

    Master the effective evaluation and management of placental-fetal growth restriction (PFGR), following the development of growth-restricted babies in utero and through to early childhood. Comprehensive and authoritative, this manual is extensively illustrated throughout, providing visual guidance and international experience from experts in the field.

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  • Rational Suicide in the Elderly by Robert E. McCue
    Rational Suicide in the Elderly (English, Hardback) Robert E. McCue

    This book provides a comprehensive view of rational suicide in the elderly, a group that has nearly twice the rate of suicide when chronically ill than any other demographic.

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  • Why French Women Feel Young at 50 by Mylene Desclaux
    Why French Women Feel Young at 50 (English, Hardback) Mylene Desclaux

    Parisian blogger Mylene Desclaux assures us that we are still 'young women' in our fifties - but with more opportunities. She examines everything with humour and sensitivity - love, style, parents, children, work, nightclubs...

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  • Perioperative Care of the Elderly Patient by Sheila Ryan Barnett
    Perioperative Care of the Elderly Patient (English, Paperback) Sheila Ryan Barnett

    The elderly population is a major user of healthcare and surgery in particular. This book is for all healthcare providers who need to know how the older patient may be challenged during the perioperative period when undergoing anesthesia and surgery, for procedures ranging from routine cataracts to major cardiac surgeries.

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