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The challange of promoting health: Exploration and action

Jones, Linda and Sidell, Moyra eds. (1997). The challange of promoting health: Exploration and action. London: Palgrave Macmillan.

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Abstract

This book sets the promotion of health on wider agendas. Starting at the local level and the interface between primary health care and the community, it explores potentials for participation and the building of health alliances. It then takes a searching look at how health policy is made and the scope for intersectoral working. The role of poverty and unemployment in determining health chances is explored. A range of ethical, professional, sociological, epidemiological and gender-related issues are addressed.

Item Type: Edited Book
Copyright Holders: 1997 Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 0-333-68174-6, 978-0-333-68174-9
Academic Unit/Department: Health and Social Care > Nursing
Item ID: 19670
Depositing User: Katy Gagg
Date Deposited: 05 Feb 2010 14:04
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 20:45
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/19670
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