What's new in January 2018

January 18, 2018

January 2018 Oxford Reference update

This month two titles have been added to the Quick Reference collection, and one title has been added to the Reference Library collection.

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Politics and International Relations (4 ed.)


The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Politics and International Relations (4 ed.)
Edited by Garrett Brown, Iain McLean, and Alistair McMillan
Quick Reference

Written by a leading team of political scientists, this dictionary embraces the multi-disciplinary spectrum of political theory including political thinkers, history, institutions, theories, and schools of thought, as well as notable current affairs that have shaped attitudes to politics.

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A Dictionary of Social Work and Social Care (2 ed.)
A Dictionary of Social Work and Social Care (2 ed.)
John Harris and Vicky White
Quick Reference

The new edition of this dictionary has been fully revised to provide up-to-date definitions of terms from the field of social care, concentrating on social work as a significant area within this field. Covering social work theories, methods, policies, organizations, and statutes, as well as key terms from interdisciplinary topics such as health and education, this is the most up-to-date dictionary of its kind available.

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 The Oxford Encyclopedia of Health and Risk Message Design and Processing
The Oxford Encyclopedia of Health and Risk Message Design and Processing

Edited by Roxanne L. Parrott
Reference Library

This Encyclopedia has been compiled as an up-to-date and comprehensive theoretically guided work in health and risk communication. Research and practice dedicated to communicating about health and risk to lay audiences grows exponentially with the availability of scientific knowledge on the subject.

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