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Introduction to Health Promotion
By Anastasia Snelling (editor)
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Jossey-Bass Inc Pub
Publication date September 9, 2014
Pages 365
Binding Paperback
Edition 1
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781118455296
ISBN-10 1118455290
Dimensions 1 by 7 by 9 in.
Weight 1.40 lbs.
Original list price $90.00
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Amazon.com description: Product Description: Understand the foundations and applications of healthpromotion

Introduction to Health Promotion gives students a workingknowledge of health promotion concepts and methods and theirapplication to health and health behaviors, with a special emphasison the philosophical and theoretical foundations of healthpromotion. The textbook also identifies and discusses theinnovative health campaigns, strategies, and policies beingimplemented and enacted to improve health behaviors and practicesthat ultimately improve quality of life. Written by a professorwith more than two decades of experience teaching and researchinghealth promotion, this comprehensive resource goes beyond thebasics, delving into issues such as the application of behaviorchange theories, planning models, and current wellness topics likenutrition, physical activity, and emotional well-being, amongothers.

  • Provides a clear introduction to the most essential topics inhealth promotion and education
  • Explains behavior change theories and program planningmodels
  • Explores health promotion's role tackling issues of stress,tobacco use, eating behaviors, and physical activity
  • Includes chapters dedicated to professions, settings, andcredentials available in the health promotion field
  • Looks at future trends of health promotion

Ideal for students in health promotion, health education, andpublic health fields, Introduction to Health Promotionprepares students with a comprehensive overview of the foundations,history, and current perspectives of health promotion, as well asits key methods and applications.



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About: Understand the foundations and applications of healthpromotion Introduction to Health Promotion gives students a workingknowledge of health promotion concepts and methods and theirapplication to health and health behaviors, with a special emphasison the philosophical and theoretical foundations of healthpromotion.

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