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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.

Chapter 4: Promoting the Determinants of Good Health in the Workplace

Promoting the Determinants of Good Health in the Workplace
Promoting the determinants of good health in the workplace
Michael F. D.PolanyiJohn W.FrankHarry S.ShannonTerrence J.SullivanJohn N.Lavis

New technology, rising levels of global trade and investment, and increasingly intense economic competition are among the forces bringing about fundamental changes in the workplaces of developed countries. The physical demands of heavy ...

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