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Author Goodacre, Sonia.

Title A global perspective on health and human development : VCE units 3 & 4 / Sonia Goodacre, Carolyn Slattery, Susan Upton
Edition Second edition
Published Cambridge ; Port Melbourne, Vic. : Cambridge University Press, 2007


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  613.0994 Goo/Gpo 2007  AVAILABLE
Description vii, 392 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents Unit Three. Australia's health. Part I. Australia's Health -- 1. Measuring health status -- 2. The health status of Australians -- 3. Nutrition and health -- 4. Diet-related diseases -- Part II. Improving Australia's Health -- 5. Improving the nutritional status of Australians -- 6. The Australian health care system --
Unit Four. Lifespan development. Part III. Lifespan Development -- 7. Understanding human development -- 8. Characteristics of development: prenatal -- 9. Characteristics of development: infancy-old age -- 10. Genetic influences on development -- 11. Environmental influences on health and development -- 12. Comparisons in health status -- 13. Inequalities in global health -- 14. Improving global health
Summary "A Global Perspective on Health and Human Development Second Edition continues to provide balanced coverage of the VCE Health and Human Development study design. It offers expectional exam preparation while recognising and fostering multiple intelligences and different learning styles" -- Provided by publisher
Notes Previous ed.: 2003
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and index
Audience For senior secondary school students
Subject Developmental psychology -- Textbooks.
Health promotion -- Textbooks.
Health promotion -- Australia -- Textbooks.
Health promotion -- Australia.
Health promotion.
Health -- Textbooks.
Nutrition -- Textbooks.
Nutrition -- Australia -- Textbooks.
Nutrition -- Australia.
World health -- Textbooks.
World health.
Genre/Form Textbooks.
Author Slattery, Carolyn.
Upton, Susan (Barbara Susan)
ISBN 9780521694735 (paperback)
Other Titles Health and human development