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Author Poland, Dr. Blake D. D

Title Settings for Health Promotion : Linking Theory and Practice
Published Thousand Oaks : SAGE Publications, 1999


Description 1 online resource (384 pages)
Contents Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Chapter 1 -- The Settings Approach to Health Promotion; Chapter 2 -- Homes and Families as Health Promotion Settings; Commentary: Lawrence Fisher; Commentary: Ilze Kalnins; Chapter 3 -- The School as a Setting for Health Promotion; Commentary: Cheryl L. Perry; Commentary: Peter McLaren, Zeus Leonardo, and Xó chitl Pérez ; Chapter 4 -- Promoting the Determinants of Good Health in the Workplace; Commentary: Robert L. Bertera; Commentary: Joan M. Eakin; Chapter 5 -- The Health Care Institution as a Setting for Health Promotion
Commentary: Jane LethbridgeCommentary: Patricia Dolan Mullen and L. Kay Bartholomew; Chapter 6 -- Health Promotion in Clinical Practice; Commentary: David Butler-Jones; Commentary: Jane G. Zapka; Chapter 7 -- Community as a Setting for Health Promotion; Commentary: John Raeburn; Commentary: Evelyne de Leeuw; Addendum: Blake D. Poland; Chapter 8 -- The State as a Setting; Commentary: Marshall W. Kreuter; Chapter 9 -- Reflections on Settings for Health Promotion; Index; About the Editors; About the Contributors
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. Internationally renowned 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 state and offer insightful commentaries on each other's work
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Print version record
Subject Health promotion.
Social medicine.
Health Promotion
Health promotion
Social medicine
Form Electronic book
Author Green, Lawrence W. W
Rootman, Professor Irving
ISBN 9781452263465