Theory and Research in Promoting Public Health
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Theory and Research in Promoting Public Health

by Sarah Earle
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1412930715

ISBN-13: 9781412930710

Pub. Date: 03/20/2007

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Theory and Research in Promoting Public Health is an important text that addresses these questions, exploring the key concepts, debates, and issues involved in multi-disciplinary public health. The book considers the complex and diverse nature of public health and helps readers critically appraise the theories, research, and policies that inform multidisciplinary

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Theory and Research in Promoting Public Health is an important text that addresses these questions, exploring the key concepts, debates, and issues involved in multi-disciplinary public health. The book considers the complex and diverse nature of public health and helps readers critically appraise the theories, research, and policies that inform multidisciplinary public health practice.

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ISBN-13:
9781412930710
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
03/20/2007
Series:
Published in association with The Open University Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
7.44(w) x 9.69(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction - Sarah Earle
PART I: PROMOTING PUBLIC HEALTH
Introduction - Sarah Earle
Promoting Public Health: Exploring the Issues - Sarah Earle
Exploring Health - Sarah Earle
The Factors That Influence Health - Sarah Earle and Terry O'donnell
Who Promotes Public Health? - Jennie Naidoo and Sarah Earle
Theoretical Perspectives on Promoting Public Health - Jane Wills and Sarah Earle
Focusing on the Health of Children and Young People - Sarah Earle
PART II: RESEARCHING HEALTH
Introduction - Sarah Earle
Researching Health - Clive Pearson, Judy Thomas and Cathy Lloyd
Studying The Population's Health - Moyra Sidell and Cathy Lloyd, incorporating previously published material from Jeanne Katz (2000)
Qualitative Research towards Public Health - Linda Finlay
Using Research to Plan Multidisciplinary Public Health Interventions - Revised By Jenny Douglas, Cathy Lloyd and Moyra Sidell, from an original chapter by Jones, Katz and Sidell (2000)
Evaluating Public Health Interventions - Revised By Jenny Douglas, Moyra Sidell, Cathy Lloyd and Sarah Earle from original chapters by Alyson Peberdy (2000)
Understanding Obesity - Sarah Earle

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