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The Resource Contemporary public health : principles, practice, and policy, edited by James W. Holsinger Jr. ; foreword by David M. Lawrence

Contemporary public health : principles, practice, and policy, edited by James W. Holsinger Jr. ; foreword by David M. Lawrence

Label
Contemporary public health : principles, practice, and policy
Title
Contemporary public health
Title remainder
principles, practice, and policy
Statement of responsibility
edited by James W. Holsinger Jr. ; foreword by David M. Lawrence
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Public health refers to the management and prevention of disease within a population by promoting healthy behaviors and environments in an effort to create a higher standard of living. In this comprehensive volume, editor James W. Holsinger Jr. and an esteemed group of scholars and practitioners offer a concise overview of this burgeoning field, emphasizing that the need for effective services has never been greater. Designed as a supplemental text for introductory courses in public health practice at the undergraduate and graduate levels, Contemporary Public Health provides historica
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
362.10973
Index
index present
LC call number
RA425
LC item number
.C66 2013eb
Literary form
essays
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WA 9
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Holsinger, James W.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical policy
  • Public health
  • Community health services
  • Medical care
  • Delivery of Health Care
  • Health Policy
  • Public Health
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Community health services
  • Medical care
  • Medical policy
  • Public health
  • United States
  • Delivery of Health Care
  • Public Health
  • Health Policy
Label
Contemporary public health : principles, practice, and policy, edited by James W. Holsinger Jr. ; foreword by David M. Lawrence
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from PDF title page (viewed on Oct. 23, 2012)
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The social and ecological determinants of health / Steven H. Woolf and Paula Braveman -- The health of marginalized populations / Richard Ingram, Julia F. Costich, and Debra Joy Pérez -- Public health workforce and education in the United States / Connie J. Evashwick -- The role of community-oriented primary care in improving health care / Samuel C. Matheny -- Who is the public in public health? / David Mathews -- Public health services and systems research : building the science of public health practice / Glen P. Mays, Paul K. Halverson, and William J. Riley -- National accreditation of public health departments / Kaye Bender -- Contemporary issues in scientific communication and public health education / Charlotte S. Seidman, William M. Silberg, and Kevin Patrick -- Partnerships in public health : working together for a mutual benefit / Stephen W. Wyatt, Kevin T. Brady, and W. Ryan Maynard -- The organizational landscape of the American public health system / Paul K. Halverson, Glen P. Mays, and Rachel Hogg -- International lessons for the United States on health, health care, and health policy / Stephen C. Schoenbaum, Robin Osborn, and David Squires -- Conclusion : future of public health / William Keck, F. Douglas Scutchfield, and James W. Holsinger Jr
Control code
ocn813987811
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 295 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813141244
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt2ms7v5
  • E4F620B6-4C60-4E01-B814-818D2EE330BE
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o813987811
  • (OCoLC)813987811
Label
Contemporary public health : principles, practice, and policy, edited by James W. Holsinger Jr. ; foreword by David M. Lawrence
Publication
Note
Title from PDF title page (viewed on Oct. 23, 2012)
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The social and ecological determinants of health / Steven H. Woolf and Paula Braveman -- The health of marginalized populations / Richard Ingram, Julia F. Costich, and Debra Joy Pérez -- Public health workforce and education in the United States / Connie J. Evashwick -- The role of community-oriented primary care in improving health care / Samuel C. Matheny -- Who is the public in public health? / David Mathews -- Public health services and systems research : building the science of public health practice / Glen P. Mays, Paul K. Halverson, and William J. Riley -- National accreditation of public health departments / Kaye Bender -- Contemporary issues in scientific communication and public health education / Charlotte S. Seidman, William M. Silberg, and Kevin Patrick -- Partnerships in public health : working together for a mutual benefit / Stephen W. Wyatt, Kevin T. Brady, and W. Ryan Maynard -- The organizational landscape of the American public health system / Paul K. Halverson, Glen P. Mays, and Rachel Hogg -- International lessons for the United States on health, health care, and health policy / Stephen C. Schoenbaum, Robin Osborn, and David Squires -- Conclusion : future of public health / William Keck, F. Douglas Scutchfield, and James W. Holsinger Jr
Control code
ocn813987811
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 295 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813141244
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt2ms7v5
  • E4F620B6-4C60-4E01-B814-818D2EE330BE
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o813987811
  • (OCoLC)813987811

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