Population Health, Communities and Health Promotion
14 Oct 2008
OUP Australia and New Zealand
Jirojwong, Sansnee; Liamputtong, Pranee
Following the process of doing a community based health promotion project, this book shows how to progress from thinking about and assessing the health needs of a community to how to plan, implement, and evaluate a health promotion project for a particular group or population. Using real world case studies and examples, the text provides students with an introduction to community health within a population health and health promotion framework, and explains how these areas work together in practice.Written to suit nursing, public health and allied health students.Includes case studies and examples from communities in developing and developed countries.Does not assume any prior knowledge of research or statistics.Experienced author team of researchers, educators and practitioners.Keywords explained in margin notes throughout the book.