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Title Settings for health promotion : linking theory and practice / Blake D. Poland, Lawrence W. Green, Irving Rootman, editors
Published Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, ©2000


Description 1 online resource (viii, 373 pages)
Contents Settings approach to health promotion / Lawrence W. Green, Blake D. Poland, and Irving Rootman -- Homes and families as health promotion settings / Hassan Soubhi and Louise Potvin -- School as a setting for health promotion / Guy S. Parcel, Steven H. Kelder, and Karen Basen-Engquist -- Promoting the determinants of good health in the workplace / Michael f. D. Polanyi [and others] -- Health care institution as a setting for health promotion / Joy L. Johnson -- Health promotion in clinical practice / Vivek Goel and Warren McIsaac -- Community as a setting for health promotion / Marie Boutilier, Shelley Cleverly, and Ronald Labonte -- State as a setting / John N. Lavis and Terrence J. Sullivan -- Reflections on settings for health promotion / Blake D. Poland, Lawrence W. Green, and Irving Rootman
Summary This book is the first full-length in-depth treatment of settings as a focal point for planning, organizing and implementing health promotion. The concept of 'setting' is fundamental to theory and practice in health promotion. The authors describe the state of the art in the theory and practice of health promotion in settings such as the home, school, workplace, community, and the state
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Health promotion.
Social medicine.
Health Promotion
Community Health Services
Social Medicine
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Healthy Living.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Reference.
MEDICAL -- Preventive Medicine.
Health promotion
Social medicine
Gezondheidsvoorlichting en -opvoeding.
Promoção da saúde.
Medicina social.
Form Electronic book
Author Poland, Blake D
Green, Lawrence W
Rootman, I
LC no. 99050471
ISBN 9781452263465