The Resource The health practitioner's guide to climate change : diagnosis and cure, edited by Jenny Griffiths [and others]

The health practitioner's guide to climate change : diagnosis and cure, edited by Jenny Griffiths [and others]

Label
The health practitioner's guide to climate change : diagnosis and cure
Title
The health practitioner's guide to climate change
Title remainder
diagnosis and cure
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jenny Griffiths [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
There are enormous health benefits from tackling climate change. This is the first book to set out what health practitioners can do to prevent the worst impacts of climate change, to make health services sustainable, and to design healthy, sustainable communities. The book:- provides an introduction for health practitioners and students to climate change and its current and future health impacts- describes the relationship between health and the environment- gives facts and figures on greenhouse gas emissions- sets out the huge benefits to health of acting on climate change- explains what heal
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
613/.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
RA566
LC item number
.H435 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The health practitioner's guide to climate change : diagnosis and cure, edited by Jenny Griffiths [and others]
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 356-362) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Greenhouse gas emissions : the hard facts / Felicity Liggins -- Climate change is deadly : the health impacts of climate change / Mala Rao -- Health and the natural environment / David Stone -- The health benefits of action on climate change / Ian Roberts -- Leadership : how to influence national and international policy / Mike Gill and Robin Stott -- How to help to plan a healthy, sustainable, low-carbon community / Hugh Barton, Marcus Grant and Philip Insall -- How you can make a real difference / Lindsey Stewart and Alan Maryon-Davis -- How to help people to change behaviour / Lucy Reynolds and Allison Thorpe -- How to take action in the community / Jenny Griffiths -- How to help organizations to take action / Jenny Griffiths and Lucy Reynolds -- How health services can act / David Pencheon -- How to prepare for the health effects of climate change / Giovanni Leonardi
Control code
ocn586148437
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 380 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781849770231
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
240239
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24505821
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)586148437
  • pebco1844077284

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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