Promoting health through public policy
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Promoting health through public policy Report of a group established by the Health Education Bureau by

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Published by Health Education Bureau .
Written in English

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Number of Pages71
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Open LibraryOL11048570M
ISBN 100863870236
ISBN 109780863870231

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Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features Promoting health through public policy. Nancy Milio. F. A. Davis Co., - Medical - Health policy Health promotion Medical / Health Care Delivery Medical / Public Health Medical policy Public health Public health administration. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Milio, Nancy. Promoting health through public policy. Philadelphia: F.A. Davis Co., © (OCoLC) xiv, pages ; 24 cm Includes bibliographical references and index Health and health-making -- Nature of modern illness -- Picture of health in interpersonal and biological frames -- Health problem: perspective for policy -- Effects of policy on choice-making by health care consumers and practitioners -- Environmental, energy, and economic policies -- Food and farm policies -- Health Pages: The health effects of public policy -- 6. Environmental, energy, and economic policies -- 7. Food and farm policies -- 8. Health-making alternatives to current policy -- 9. Health care policy and its impacts -- pt. 4. Developing health-making policy: fact-finding problems and political issues --

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Policy and Practice in Promoting Public Health. offers an up-to-date analysis of the key policy and practice issues involved in promoting public health - from local and community levels, to international settings. The book equips readers with a sound understanding of the policy process, and has a critical edge that encourages readers to reflect on how those involved in multidisciplinary public health can use and influence policy .   Health promotion policy must aim to make healthy choices easier and to provide a healthier environment. Increased expenditure has not led to the expected improvement in the health of the population, the bulk of current spending being on curing illness and on by: 1. Promoting Healthy Public Policy through Community-Based Participatory Research: Ten Case Studies A project of the University of California, Berkeley, School of Public Health and PolicyLink, funded by a grant from the W. K. Kellogg Foundation UC Berkeley School of Public Health Team Meredith Minkler Victoria Breckwich Vásquez Charlotte Chang. This chapter addresses promoting social justice through public health policies, programs, and services. It describes public health agencies and social justice and the roles that they can play in promoting social justice. It presents two case studies in which public health practice was oriented to social justice. The chapter puts forward an action agenda for a social justice core .