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This book is the first full-length in-depth treatment of settings as a focal point for planning, organizing and implementing health promotion. The concept of ‘setting’ is fundamental to theory and practice in health promotion. Internationally renowned authors describe the state-of-the-art in the theory and practice of health promotion in settings such as the home, school, workplace, community, and state and offer insightful commentaries on each other’s work.

The Settings Approach to Health Promotion
The settings approach to health promotion
Lawrence W.GreenBlake D.PolandIrvingRootman

This book is about the “settings approach” to health promotion. The concept of setting is fundamental to theory in health promotion because it delineates boundaries conceptually for the understanding of context as health promotion seeks to become more ecological and context sensitive. ...

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