Policy and Practice in Promoting Public Health
Normal Price: $76.00
Your Price: $68.40 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $7.60! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $3.42 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 7-10 days
Policy and Practice in Promoting Public Health by Cathy E. Lloyd
Book DescriptionPolicy and Practice in Promoting Public Health offers an up-to-date analysis of the key policy and practice issues involved in promoting public health - from local and community levels, to international settings. The book equips readers with a sound understanding of the policy process, and has a critical edge that encourages readers to reflect on how those involved in multidisciplinary public health can use and influence policy in order to inform practice. Key issues discussed in the book include: " the impact of globalization on health " developments of public health since New Labour, and the political tensions arising from the modernization of the NHS " changes in theoretical, conceptual and ideological perspectives on multidisciplinary public health, and the shift towards reducing health inequalities " the role of health workers, local authority workers, the voluntary sector, individuals, and families in public health practice " participatory and community approaches to promoting public health " the ethical dilemmas associated with working at community and local levels. Each section of the book concludes with a case study, which pulls together the key themes and issues raised in earlier chapters, and links theoretical, policy and practical perspectives. Policy and Practice in Promoting Public Health will be a core resource for those studying public health and health promotion across a wide range of health and social care disciplines and for professionals and training organisations involved in promoting public health.
Buy Policy and Practice in Promoting Public Health book by Cathy E. Lloyd from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9781412930734
(246mm x 193mm x 24mm)
Imprint: SAGE Publications Ltd
Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
Publish Date: 26-Jun-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Cathy E. Lloyd
Long Term Conditions, Paperback (November 2011)» View all books by Cathy E. Lloyd
Mapping on to the increasing number of courses on long term conditions, this book will be valuable reading for students across the health, social care and nursing field.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Policy and Practice in Promoting Public Health book by Cathy E. Lloyd and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687