Vulnerable groups in health and social care [electronic resource] / Mary Larkin
- Larkin, Mary
- London : SAGE, 2009.
- Physical Description:
- 1 online resource (195 pages) : illustrations
- Machine generated contents note: Introducing vulnerable groups -- 1.Lone parents -- 2.People with disabilities -- 3.Older people -- 4.Children -- 5.Ethnic minority groups -- 6.The mentally ill -- 7.The homeless -- 8.Asylum seekers and refugees -- 9.Concluding comments : the future for vulnerable groups in health and social care.
- Carefully-researched and highly readable, this textbook looks at the experiences and health and social needs of key 'vulnerable groups'. It presents an engaging social science perspective relevant to everyone exploring how we, and society, care for the vulnerable.
- 9781446279472 (ebook)
- Audience Notes:
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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