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Oxford Textbook of Public Health

Oxford Textbook of Public Health - 4th edition

Oxford Textbook of Public Health - 4th edition

ISBN13: 9780198509592

ISBN10: 0198509596

Oxford Textbook of Public Health by Detels - ISBN 9780198509592
Edition: 4TH 04
Copyright: 2004
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Published: 2004
International: No
Oxford Textbook of Public Health by Detels - ISBN 9780198509592

ISBN13: 9780198509592

ISBN10: 0198509596

Edition: 4TH 04

Summary

This new paperback edition of the Oxford Textbook of Public Health, 4eprovides for the first time in one volume the breadth and depth of the complexdynamic field of public health.This edition updates the many changes which haveoccurred in the field since the thrid edition was published. It has expanded thescope to include issues of developing countries, and presents the perspective ofpublic leaders including the Director General of the World Health Organizationon strategies to resolve these existing and anticipated health problems. Thetextbook tackles difficult issues as how to prioritize disparate public healthproblems, how to identify and implement cost effective strategies, the need formobilizing the community throguh community involvement and the need for acomprehensive rather than an issue/disease oriented approach for the resolutionof public health problems.A comprehensive accessible resource book for postgraduate students in publichealth and related fields.