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Title The Cambridge handbook of international prevention science / by edited by Moshe Israelashvili, John Romano
Published Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017


Description 1 online resource (xviii, 1068 pages) : illustrations
Series Cambridge handbooks in psychology
Cambridge handbooks in psychology.
Contents The Nature of Prevention Science --Part I. The Essence of Prevention Science. Foundations -- Methodology -- Implementation -- Expansion -- Part II. The Globalization of Prevention Science. Asia and Australia -- North, Central, & South America -- Europe -- Africa & the Middle East -- The Future of Prevention Science
Summary "The Cambridge Handbook of International Prevention Science offers a comprehensive global overview on prevention science with the most up-to-date research from around the world. Over 100 scholars from 27 different countries (including Australia, Bhutan, Botswana, India, Israel, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Spain and Thailand) contributed to this volume, which covers a wide range of topics important to prevention science. It includes major sections on the foundations of prevention as well as examples of new initiatives in the field, detailing current prevention efforts across the five continents. A unique and innovative volume, The Cambridge Handbook of International Prevention Science is a valuable resource for established scholars, early professionals, students, practitioners and policy-makers"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Mental illness -- Prevention.
Preventive mental health services.
Mental health promotion.
Primary Prevention
Preventive Psychiatry
PSYCHOLOGY -- Applied Psychology.
Mental health promotion.
Mental illness -- Prevention.
Preventive mental health services.
Form Electronic book
Author Israelashvili, Moshe, editor.
Romano, John L., editor.
ISBN 9781316104453