ISBN: 9780702072642
Page Count: 340
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Foundations for Health Promotion Elsevier eBook on VitalSource, 4th Edition

by Jennie Naidoo, BSc, MSc, PGDip, PGCE and Jane Wills, BA, MA, MSc, PGCE
Elsevier eBook on VitalSource
ISBN: 9780702072642
Page Count: 340
Imprint: Elsevier
List Price: $62.95
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The new edition of the highly successful Foundations for Health Promotion continues to offer a wealth of information in a unique, user-friendly format. Containing over 300 artworks, tables and 'pull out' boxes, this helpful text covers the theory, strategies and methods, settings and implementation of health promotion. Applicable to a wide range of health and social care professionals and anyone engaged with education about health and wellbeing.

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    • Comprehensive updating and expansion to reflect recent research findings and major organizational and policy changes
    • Clear structure and signposting for ease of reading and study
    • Wide choice of examples and illustrative case studies reflect the needs of a variety of professional groups in health services, local and municipal services and education
    • Interactive learning activities with indicative answers help readers consolidate their learning
    • Comprehensively updated and expanded to reflect major organizational and policy changes
    • Interactive learning activities with indicative answers at the end of each chapter
    • 'Pull out' boxes illustrate recent research findings and case studies of practice
  • Part 1: The theory of health promotion

    Chapter 1 Concepts of health

    Chapter 2 Influences on health

    Chapter 3 Measuring health

    Chapter 4 Defining health promotion

    Chapter 5 Models and approaches to health promotion

    Chapter 6 Ethical issues in health

    Chapter 7 The politics of health promotion

    Part 2: Strategies and methods

    Chapter 8 Reorienting health services

    Chapter 9 Developing personal skills

    Chapter 10 Strengthening community action

    Chapter 11 Developing healthy public policy

    Chapter 12 Using media in health promotion

    Part 3: Settings for health promotion

    Chapter 13 Health promotion in schools

    Chapter 14 Health promotion in the workplace

    Chapter 15 Health promotion in neighbourhoods

    Chapter 16 Health promotion in health services

    Chapter 17 Health promotion in prisons

    Part 4: Implementing health promotion

    Chapter 18 Assessing health needs

    Chapter 19 Planning health promotion interventions

    Chapter 20 Evaluation in health promotion

  • Jennie Naidoo, BSc, MSc, PGDip, PGCE, Principal Lecturer, Health Promotion and Public Health, University of the West of England, Bristol, UK and Jane Wills, BA, MA, MSc, PGCE, Professor of Health Promotion, London South Bank University, London, UK
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