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Settings for Health Promotion Linking Theory and Practice

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ISBN-10: 0803974191

ISBN-13: 9780803974197

Edition: 1999

Authors: Blake D. Poland, DrPH Green, Irving Rootman

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The concept of setting is fundamental to health promotion, most activity being bounded in space and time. This volume provides an in-depth treatment of settings as a focal point for planning, organizing and implementing health promotion.
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List price: $95.00
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: SAGE Publications, Incorporated
Publication date: 12/15/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 384
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.90" long x 0.90" tall
Weight: 1.144
Language: English

Lawrence Green is a Professor in the Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics at the University of California at San Francisco. A former Director of the federal Office of Health Promotion under the Carter Administration, Vice President of the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, and Director of the Office of Science and Extramural Research for CDC, Dr. Green has published broadly on program planning, evidence and evaluation issues, public health, and policy. His awards include the highest distinctions of the American Public Health Association, the American Academy of Health Behavior, the Society for Public Health Education, and the UC Berkeley School of Public Health. Dr. Green holds an…    

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