The Resource Theory and research in promoting public health, edited by Sarah Earle ... [et al.]

Theory and research in promoting public health, edited by Sarah Earle ... [et al.]

Label
Theory and research in promoting public health
Title
Theory and research in promoting public health
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sarah Earle ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"'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. Key Features: Considers the wide range of settings, people, and methods that are involved in public health activities; Introduces key theoretical perspectives; Shows how research and knowledge directly inform public health interventions; Provides an analysis of how research can be used in the planning and evaluation of public health initiatives; Encourages critical awareness and reflection
Member of
Cataloging source
NLM
Dewey number
362.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA427.8
LC item number
.T53 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Promoting public health
Label
Theory and research in promoting public health, edited by Sarah Earle ... [et al.]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
1. Promoting Public Health: Exploring the Issues / Sarah Earle -- 2. Exploring Health / Sarah Earle -- 3. The Factors That Influence Health / Sarah Earle and Terry O'donnell -- 4. Who Promotes Public Health? / Jennie Naidoo and Sarah Earle -- 5. Theoretical Perspectives on Promoting Public Health / Jane Wills and Sarah Earle -- 6. Focusing on the Health of Children and Young People / Sarah Earle -- 7. Researching Health / Clive Pearson, Judy Thomas and Cathy Lloyd -- 8. Studying The Population's Health / Moyra Sidell and Cathy Lloyd, incorporating previously published material from Jeanne Katz (2000) -- 9. Qualitative Research towards Public Health / Linda Finlay -- 10. 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) -- 11. Evaluating Public Health Interventions / Revised By Jenny Douglas, Moyra Sidell, Cathy Lloyd and Sarah Earle from original chapters by Alyson Peberdy (2000) -- 12. Understanding Obesity / Sarah Earle
Control code
000041740783
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
408 p.
Isbn
9781412930703
Lccn
2006925363
Other physical details
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.b21751705
System control number
  • (OCoLC)73956514
  • retro1412930707

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