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Health Promotion Theory [electronic resource].

By: Contributor(s): Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9780335218370Publication details: Maidenhead : McGraw-Hill International (UK) Ltd, 2007.ISBN:
  • 9780335224753
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Health Promotion TheoryDDC classification:
  • 613
LOC classification:
  • RA427.8 .H529 2006eb
  • RA427.8.H529 2006
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Contents:
Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Overview of the book; SECTION 1; SECTION 2; SECTION 3; SECTION 4; Glossary; Index;
Summary: Health promotion is far from straightforward. Unless public health practitioners explore and understand the theory underpinning health promotion, there is a real risk of, at best, establishing ineffective interventions and, at worst, antagonising and even harming the very people you are seeking to help. This book will guide you through the philosophical, methodological, theoretical, ethical and political underpinnings of health promotion to enable you to be a more effective practitioner. Although the book explores these various aspects, it is focused on assisting you in applying the ideas and
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Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Overview of the book; SECTION 1; SECTION 2; SECTION 3; SECTION 4; Glossary; Index;

Health promotion is far from straightforward. Unless public health practitioners explore and understand the theory underpinning health promotion, there is a real risk of, at best, establishing ineffective interventions and, at worst, antagonising and even harming the very people you are seeking to help. This book will guide you through the philosophical, methodological, theoretical, ethical and political underpinnings of health promotion to enable you to be a more effective practitioner. Although the book explores these various aspects, it is focused on assisting you in applying the ideas and