books about: occupation
Occupation (The Ausländer Series Book 2)
Lazey Ink Publishing, 2013
The Grolier Codex proved true. They came. They occupied. Those that survived the initial invasion have been forced underground. Eight years after the Auslander arrived, rumours abound of a plan. A weapon. If it can be realised, maybe, just maybe, we have a chance. Jes and Toby join forces with other communities. Together, they undertake an arduous journey, with no guarantee of success. Hunted by the ‘Landers and their fellow man, the team ...
"One thing I never could stomach about living in New Orleans...all the damn zombies." That seems to be the overall sentiment to many living in the decadent madness that is the Crescent City. In OCCUPATION two best friends struggle to survive in a post-Katrina New Orleans in which several of the city’s residents have turned into mindless, ravenous zombies. Largely ignored by many in the city/state legislature, the city’s residents are ...
Math Principles for Food Service Occupations
Anthony J. Strianese
Pamela P. Strianese
MATH PRINCIPLES FOR FOOD SERVICE OCCUPATIONS, 6E stresses the direct relevance of math skills in the food service industry while teaching the basic math principles that affect everything from basic recipe preparation to managing food and labor costs in a restaurant operation. All the mathematical problems and concepts presented are explained in a simplified, logical, step-by-step manner. New to this edition, illustrations in full color add ...
Kids Can Be Kids: A Childhood Occupations Approach
Shelly J Lane PhD OTR FAOTA
Anita C. Bundy ScD OTR FAOTA
F.A. Davis Company
This groundbreaking text by two noted educators and practitioners, with contributions by specialists in their fields, presents a comprehensive, evidence-based approach to pediatric therapy. Their work reflects the focus of practice today—facilitating the participation of children and their families in everyday activities in the content of the physical and cultural environments in which they live, go to school, and play. The authors describe ...
Psychosocial Frames of Reference: Core for Occupation-Based Practice
Mary Ann Giroux Bruce PhD OTR
Barbara Borg MA OTR
Psychosocial Frames of Reference has a successful history as a resource for planning psychosocial occupational therapy intervention. This exceptional new edition continues to provide a comprehensive description of occupational therapy and relevant psychological, social, and cognitive theories, plus real-life” examples that contribute to the reader’s understanding of the person and his or her mental health concerns as they influence the ...
Essentials of Pharmacology for Health Occupations (New Releases for Health Science)
Bruce J. Colbert
Essentials of Pharmacology for Health Occupations, 6th Edition provides an extensive framework of drug information in a concise format for learners studying licensed practical nursing, medical assisting and other allied health professions. Learn calculations quickly through a simplified step-by-step process. Discover key drug information by classifications, such as their purpose, side effects, cautions, and interactions, or utilize this resource ...
When Paris Went Dark: The City of Light Under German Occupation, 1940-1944
Ronald C. Rosbottom
Little, Brown and Company
The spellbinding and revealing chronicle of Nazi-occupied Paris On June 14, 1940, German tanks entered a silent and nearly deserted Paris. Eight days later, France accepted a humiliating defeat and foreign occupation. Subsequently, an eerie sense of normalcy settled over the City of Light. Many Parisians keenly adapted themselves to the situation-even allied themselves with their Nazi overlords. At the same time, amidst this darkening gloom ...
Occupation-Based Activity Analysis (Thomas, Occupation-Based Activity Analysis)
Heather Thomas PhD OTR/L
Activity Analysis is an essential skill to occupational therapy. Students and practitioners need not only an understanding of what activity analysis is and how to break down the steps of a task, but also understand how each aspect of an activity influences participation in occupations. Occupation-Based Activity Analysis is a definitive text that effectively progresses the reader toward understanding the differences between occupations and ...
Occupation: The Ordeal of France 1940-1944
Cooper Square Press, 2000
France was slow and somewhat ineffectual in organizing resistance movement. In Occupation Ian Ousby challenges the myth that France was liberated " by the whole of France." The author explores the Nazi occupation of France with superb detail and eyewitness accounts that range from famous figures like Simone de Beauvoir, Charles de Gaulle, Andre Gide, Jean-Paul Sartre and Gertrude Stein to ordinary citizens, forgotten heroes and traitors.
Occupational Therapy Interventions: Function and Occupations
Catherine Meriano JD OTR/L
Donna Latella EdD OTR/L
Occupational Therapy Interventions: Functions and Occupations is a unique, comprehensive text that provides the essential information needed to know about the physical dysfunction intervention process. Written in a user-friendly format, this practical text offers the answers to common questions about intervention making it ideal for occupational therapy students and clinicians. Throughout this text, Catherine Meriano and Donna Latella provide ...
Cobra II: The Inside Story of the Invasion and Occupation of Iraq
Michael R. Gordon
Bernard E. Trainor
Written by the chief military correspondent of the New York Times and a prominent retired Marine general, this is the definitive account of the invasion of Iraq.A stunning work of investigative journalism, Cobra II describes in riveting detail how the American rush to Baghdad provided the opportunity for the virulent insurgency that followed. As Gordon and Trainor show, the brutal aftermath was not inevitable and was a surprise to the ...
Developing Occupation-Centered Programs for the Community (2nd Edition)
Linda S. Fazio Ph.D. OTR FAOTA
Patient/client care is swinging away from the institution and into the community. This is true not only for occupational therapy but also for many health care providers. Just as mental health and illness and the concerns of humane care established the origins of occupational therapists, these same concerns have ushered a return to the community as a favored site for practice. The text covers building a foundation within a community, program ...
The Occupation: War and Resistance in Iraq
In February 2003, Patrick Cockburn secretly crossed the Tigris river from Syria into Iraq just before the US/British invasion, and has covered the war ever since. In The Occupation , he provides a vivid and disturbing picture of a country in turmoil, and the dangers and privations endured by its people. The Occupation explores the mosaic of communities in Iraq, the US and Britain’s failure to understand the country they were invading and ...
After the Reich: The Brutal History of the Allied Occupation
When Hitler’s government collapsed in 1945, Germany was immediately divided up under the control of the Allied Powers and the Soviets. A nation in tatters, in many places literally flattened by bombs, was suddenly subjected to brutal occupation by vengeful victors. According to recent estimates, as many as two million German women were raped by Soviet occupiers. General Eisenhower denied the Germans access to any foreign aid, meaning that ...
The Unfree French: Life Under the Occupation
Yale University Press
The swift and unexpected defeat of the French Army in 1940 shocked the nation. Two million soldiers were taken prisoner, six million civilians fled from the German army’s advance to join convoys of confused and terrified refugees, and only a few managed to escape the country. The vast majority of French people were condemned to years of subjugation under Nazi and Vichy rule. This compelling book investigates the impact of the occupation on the ...
An Introduction to the Sociology of Work and Occupations
Rudi R. Volti
SAGE Publications, Inc
The Sociology of Work and Occupations, Second Edition connects work and occupations to the key subjects of sociological inquiry: social and technological change, race, ethnicity, gender, social class, education, social networks, and modes of organization. In 15 chapters, Rudi Volti succinctly but comprehensively covers the changes in the world of work, encompassing everything from gathering and hunting to working in today's Information Age. ...
The Meaning of Everyday Occupation
Betty Risteen Hasselkus PhD OTR FAOTA
The Meaning of Everyday Occupation, Second Edition is a text designed to bring the reader closer to the world of occupation. This new edition probes more deeply into the meanings of everyday occupation and offers opportunities to the reader for personal reflection about day-to-day occupational patterns. The continuing emphasis of this Second Edition, by award-winning author Betty Risteen Hasselkus, PhD, is on everyday occupation as ...
PSB Health Occupations Secrets Study Guide: Practice Questions and Test Review for the PSB Health Occupations ...
PSB Exam Secrets Test Prep Staff
Mometrix Media LLC
***Includes Practice Test Questions*** Get the test prep help you need to get the results you deserve. The PSB Health Occupations Exam is extremely challenging and thorough test preparation is essential for success. PSB Health Occupations Exam Secrets Study Guide is the ideal prep solution for anyone who wants to pass the PSB Health Occupations Exam. Not only does it provide a comprehensive guide to the PSB Health Occupations Exam ...
Model of Human Occupation: Theory and Application (Model of Human Occupation: Theory & Application)
Gary Kielhofner MD PH OTR FAOTA
Model of Human Occupation, Fourth Edition offers a complete and current presentation of the most widely used model in occupational therapy, and delivers the latest in MOHO theory, research, and application to practice. This authoritative text explores what motivates individuals, how they select occupations and establish everyday routines, how environment influences occupational behavior, and more. NEW TO THIS EDITION: Case Vignettes that ...
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