The fundamental value that underpins healthy settings relates to the recognition that the physical and social milieu in which population groups live, work and play is both a major determinant of health and the context in which health should be promoted. The chapters in this part of the book draw on this values base and offer a range of critical perspectives on specific settings. What is highlighted is the many and divers factors that influence the ability of health promoters to achieve health gain, providing a critical overview of the array of activities that are delivered in each setting and proffering a detailed assessment of the nature of settings as diverse as schools ...
Introduction to Part II Healthy Settings
Introduction to part II healthy settings