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Developing Practice for Public Health and Health Promotion is the second title in the ‘Public Health and Health Promotion Practice’ series, expanding on the best-selling introductory textbook, Foundations for Health Promotion.
Developing Practice is an essential text for the many different practitioners, professionals and specialists who contribute to public health and health promotion, enabling them to develop their knowledge, skills and confidence.
- Fully updated to reflect the many changes in health promotion theory, practice and policy
- New chapter on empowerment as a key health promotion strategy
- Case studies, activities and discussion points encourage interaction and reflection, and stimulate learning
- Unique, user-friendly approach makes learning easy
- Examines the forces that drive practice
- Focuses on the core strategies of:
- Tackling health inequalities
- User and public participation and involvement
- Working in partnerships
- Identifies current public health priorities and how to address these in practice.
Checklist for public health and health promotion practice
Part 1: Drivers of Public Health and Health Promotion Practice
1. Theory into practice
2. Research for public health and health promotion
3. Evidence-based practice
4. The policy context
Part 2: Strategies for Public Health and Health Promotion Practice
5. Tackling health inequalities
6. Participation and involvement
7. Partnership working
Part 3: Priorities for Public Health and Health Promotion
9. Social determinants of health
10. The major causes of ill health
11. Lifestyles and behaviours
12. Population groups
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- 1st June 2010
- Bailièrre Tindall
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