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Book Pages: 912 - Publish Date: 2014-03-26 - Publisher: Academic Press
Description: The New Public Health has established itself as a solid textbook throughout the world. Translated into 7 languages, this work distinguishes itself from other public health textbooks, which are either highly locally oriented or, if international, lack the specificity of local issues relevant to students' understanding of applied public health in their own setting. This 3e provides a unified approac...
Author(s): Elizabeth Pisani
Book Pages: 400 - Publish Date: 2008-06-17 - Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Description: A flame-throwing epidemiologist talks about sex, drugs, and the mistakes (dismal), ideologies (vicious), and hopes (realistic) of international AIDS prevention. When people ask Elizabeth Pisani what she does for a living, she says, "sex and drugs." As an epidemiologist researching AIDS, she's been involved with international efforts to halt the disease for fourteen years. With swashbuckling wit an...
Book Pages: 572 - Publish Date: 2010-10-25 - Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Description: Health Sciences & Professions
Book Pages: 625 - Publish Date: 2016-02-24 - Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Description: a thorough, accessible overview of the expanding field of public health for students new to its concepts and actors. Written in engaging, nontechnical language, this best-selling text explains in clear terms the multi-disciplinary strategies and methods used for measuring, assessing, and promoting public health.
Author(s): Beth Seltzer MD MPH
Book Pages: 396 - Publish Date: 2010-09-28 - Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Description: "First rate advice."--APHA What sort of training do you need to work in public health? What kinds of jobs are out there right now? And what exactly is an epidemiologist, anyway? Answering these questions and more, this career guide provides an overview of the numerous options in public health and the many different roads to get there. Whether you're a student who wants to launch a career or a prof...
Book Pages: 266 - Publish Date: 2013-04-26 - Publisher: Routledge
Description: A CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title 2014! That health has many social determinants is well established and a myriad range of structural factors – social, cultural, political, economic, and environmental – are now known to impact on population well-being. Public health practice has started exploring and responding to a range of health-related challenges from a structural paradigm, including ind...
Author(s): Geof Rayner Tim Lang
Book Pages: 432 - Publish Date: 2013-06-19 - Publisher: Routledge
Description: What is public health? To some, it is about drains, water, food and housing, all requiring engineering and expert management. To others, it is the State using medicine or health education and tackling unhealthy lifestyles. This book argues that public health thinking needs an overhaul, a return to and modernisation around ecological principles. Ecological Public Health thinking, outlined here, fit...
Book Pages: 384 - Publish Date: 2013-01-21 - Publisher: Oxford University Press
Description: Amid ongoing shifts in the world economic and political order, the promise for future public health is tenuous. Will today's economic systems sustain tomorrow's health? Will future generations inherit fair access to health and health care? An important hope for the health of future generations is the establishment of a well-grounded, global public health system. Global Public Health: Ecological Fo...
Book Pages: 768 - Publish Date: 2016-02-02 - Publisher: Univ of California Press
Description: Lawrence O. Gostin’s seminal Public Health Law is widely acclaimed as the definitive statement on public health law at the turn of the twenty-first century. In this bold third edition, Gostin is joined by Lindsay F. Wiley to analyze major health threats of our time such as chronic diseases, emerging infectious diseases, antimicrobial resistance, bioterrorism, natural disasters, opiod overdose, a...
Author(s): K. Smith
Book Pages: 251 - Publish Date: 2013-10-07 - Publisher: Springer
Description: This book explores the complex relationship between public health research and policy, employing tobacco control and health inequalities in the UK as contrasting case studies. It argues that focusing on research-informed ideas usefully draws attention to the centrality of values, politics and advocacy for public health debates.