Community Public Health in Policy and Practice

2nd Edition

A Sourcebook

Author:

  • Sarah Cowley
    • Electronic ISBN 9780702037450

    Key Features

    • ‘Key issues' boxes identify major topics within each chapter
    • Discussion questions stimulate debate
    • Boxes present information in a reader friendly, memorable format
    • Each chapter provides extensive research, conceptual critique, information about sources, and resources for further information.

    Table of Contents

    SECTION 1: THE SEARCH FOR HEALTH NEEDS

    Section Introduction

    1 Health Needs Assessments

    2 Partnership Working: The Key to Public Health

    SECTION 2: THE STIMULATION OF AWARENESS OF HEALTH NEEDS

    Section Introduction

    3 Collaborating for Health

    4 Parenting and Family Support: A Public Health Issue

    5 Community Development as a Public Health Function

    6 Complex Community-based Initiatives

    SECTION 3: THE INFLUENCE ON POLICIES AFFECTING HEALTH

    Section Introduction

    7 Planning Public Health Strategies

    8 Understanding Effectiveness for Service Planning

    9 Public Health and Health Promotion

    SECTION 4: THE FACILITATION OF HEALTH-ENHANCING ACTIVITIES

    Section Introduction

    10 Breastfeeding and Public Health

    11 Safeguarding Children: A Public Health Imperative

    12 Leadership through Alongsideness

    13 Quality in a Public Health Service: The 3-5-7 Model

    14 Immunization: Ethics, Effectiveness, Organization

    INDEX

    Details

    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2008
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Bailièrre Tindall
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702037450