Social Determinants of Health

ISBN 13: 9780198565895

Social Determinants of Health

3,94 valoración promedio
( 50 valoraciones por GoodReads )
9780198565895: Social Determinants of Health
Críticas:

Review from the previous edition"Excellent...[a] wide-ranging review of empirical evidence and discussion of its implications."--Chronic Diseases in Canada"Marmot & Wilkinson have made a timely addition to the maturing field of health and health policy research. This volume should be relevant to anyone interested in health determinants, given its clear organization and concise writing."--Social Science & Medicine"It is a dense, fascinating and wide-ranging collection...an excellent primer for those who wish to engage in the debate about how this policy can be taken forward to make a real difference to the lives of the people whose deprivations are analyses in its pages."--Health Matters"The book surveys the effects of social inequality on health and offers a forum in which these can be linked with more obvious influences."--Times Higher Education Supplement"At the core of The Social Determinants of Health is the groudbreaking Whitehall study...it found that wealth and status are the crucial factors in health and longevity."--The Guardian

Críticas:

This book is a "must read" for all members of parliament, local councillors etc, as an aide in governance, for equity to be achieved, and inequalities to be addressed. More projects across local and international borders are needed to help tackle the "isms" (ie racism, ageism, sexism etc) as they determine health. It is a privilege to read this book. So many talents have contributed to every chapter, congratulations to them all. It's certainly one of the best books around. A must read for all students of public health policy and health economics, at all levels. ( BMA Medical Book Competition 2006)

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Albert J. Raboteau
ISBN 10: 0198565895 ISBN 13: 9780198565895
Nuevos Cantidad: 3
Librería
Cherry_Books
(Missouri City, TX, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Brand New Book. Nº de ref. de la librería 0198565895SRB

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 50,14
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Editorial: Oxford University Press, United Kingdom (2005)
ISBN 10: 0198565895 ISBN 13: 9780198565895
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Oxford University Press, United Kingdom, 2005. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 2nd Revised edition. 238 x 166 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Social Determinants of Health, 2nd Edition gives an authoritative overview of the social and economic factors which are known to be the most powerful determinants of population health in modern societies. Written by acknowledged experts in each field, it provides accessible summaries of the scientific justification for isolating different aspects of social and economic life as the primary determinants of a population s health. The new edition takes account of the most recent research and also includes additional chapters on ethnicity and health, sexual behaviours, the elderly, housing and neighbourhoods. Recognition of the power of socioeconomic factors as determinants of health came initially from research on health inequalities. This has led to a view of health as not simply about individual behaviour or exposure to risk, but how the socially and economically structured way of life of a population shapes its health. Thus exercise and accidents are as much about a society s transport system as about individual decisions; and the nation s diet involves agriculture, food manufacture, retailing, and personal incomes as much as individual choice. But a major new element in the picture we have developed is the importance of the social, or psycho-social, environment to health. For example, health in the workplace for most employees - certainly for office workers - is less a matter of exposure to physical health hazards as of the social environment, of how supportive it is, whether people have control over their work, whether their jobs are secure. A similar picture emerges in other areas ranging from the health importance of the emotional environment in early childhood to the need for more socially cohesive communities. Social Determinants of Health should be read by those interested in the wellbeing of modern societies. It is a must for public health professionals, for health promotion specialists, and for people working in the many fields of public policy which we now know make such an important contribution to health. Nº de ref. de la librería AOP9780198565895

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 50,36
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Editorial: Oxford University Press, United Kingdom (2005)
ISBN 10: 0198565895 ISBN 13: 9780198565895
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository US
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Oxford University Press, United Kingdom, 2005. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. 2nd Revised edition. 238 x 166 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Social Determinants of Health, 2nd Edition gives an authoritative overview of the social and economic factors which are known to be the most powerful determinants of population health in modern societies. Written by acknowledged experts in each field, it provides accessible summaries of the scientific justification for isolating different aspects of social and economic life as the primary determinants of a population s health. The new edition takes account of the most recent research and also includes additional chapters on ethnicity and health, sexual behaviours, the elderly, housing and neighbourhoods. Recognition of the power of socioeconomic factors as determinants of health came initially from research on health inequalities. This has led to a view of health as not simply about individual behaviour or exposure to risk, but how the socially and economically structured way of life of a population shapes its health. Thus exercise and accidents are as much about a society s transport system as about individual decisions; and the nation s diet involves agriculture, food manufacture, retailing, and personal incomes as much as individual choice. But a major new element in the picture we have developed is the importance of the social, or psycho-social, environment to health. For example, health in the workplace for most employees - certainly for office workers - is less a matter of exposure to physical health hazards as of the social environment, of how supportive it is, whether people have control over their work, whether their jobs are secure. A similar picture emerges in other areas ranging from the health importance of the emotional environment in early childhood to the need for more socially cohesive communities. Social Determinants of Health should be read by those interested in the wellbeing of modern societies. It is a must for public health professionals, for health promotion specialists, and for people working in the many fields of public policy which we now know make such an important contribution to health. Nº de ref. de la librería AOP9780198565895

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 50,39
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

ISBN 10: 0198565895 ISBN 13: 9780198565895
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Nº de ref. de la librería 97801985658950000000

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 53,37
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Marmot, M. G. (EDT)/ Wilkinson, Richard G. (EDT)
Editorial: Oxford University Press 2005-10-13, Oxford (2005)
ISBN 10: 0198565895 ISBN 13: 9780198565895
Nuevos paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Oxford University Press 2005-10-13, Oxford, 2005. paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería 9780198565895

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 51,20
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 5,20
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Michael Marmot, Richard Wilkinson
Editorial: Oxford University Press
ISBN 10: 0198565895 ISBN 13: 9780198565895
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Oxford University Press. Paperback. Estado de conservación: new. BRAND NEW, Social Determinants of Health (2nd Revised edition), Michael Marmot, Richard Wilkinson, Social Determinants of Health, 2nd Edition gives an authoritative overview of the social and economic factors which are known to be the most powerful determinants of population health in modern societies. Written by acknowledged experts in each field, it provides accessible summaries of the scientific justification for isolating different aspects of social and economic life as the primary determinants of a population's health. The new edition takes account of the most recent research and also includes additional chapters on ethnicity and health, sexual behaviours, the elderly, housing and neighbourhoods. Recognition of the power of socioeconomic factors as determinants of health came initially from research on health inequalities. This has led to a view of health as not simply about individual behaviour or exposure to risk, but how the socially and economically structured way of life of a population shapes its health. Thus exercise and accidents are as much about a society's transport system as about individual decisions; and the nation's diet involves agriculture, food manufacture, retailing, and personal incomes as much as individual choice. But a major new element in the picture we have developed is the importance of the social, or psycho-social, environment to health. For example, health in the workplace for most employees - certainly for office workers - is less a matter of exposure to physical health hazards as of the social environment, of how supportive it is, whether people have control over their work, whether their jobs are secure. A similar picture emerges in other areas ranging from the health importance of the emotional environment in early childhood to the need for more socially cohesive communities. Social Determinants of Health should be read by those interested in the wellbeing of modern societies. It is a must for public health professionals, for health promotion specialists, and for people working in the many fields of public policy which we now know make such an important contribution to health. Nº de ref. de la librería B9780198565895

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 50,12
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 6,87
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

Michael Marmot
Editorial: OUP Oxford 2005-10-13 (2005)
ISBN 10: 0198565895 ISBN 13: 9780198565895
Nuevos Cantidad: 3
Librería
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción OUP Oxford 2005-10-13, 2005. Estado de conservación: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 24-48 hours from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Nº de ref. de la librería NU-GRD-00553273

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 53,80
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,46
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Marmot, Michael
Editorial: OUP Oxford (2005)
ISBN 10: 0198565895 ISBN 13: 9780198565895
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción OUP Oxford, 2005. PAP. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería FU-9780198565895

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 47,01
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 10,41
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

Editorial: Oxford University Press (2005)
ISBN 10: 0198565895 ISBN 13: 9780198565895
Nuevos Tapa blanda Cantidad: 1
Librería
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Oxford University Press, 2005. Estado de conservación: New. 2005. 2nd Edition. Paperback. Provides an overview of the social and economic factors, the determinants of population health in modern societies. Providing summaries of the scientific justification for isolating different aspects of social and economic life, this book includes chapters on ethnicity and health, sexual behaviours, the elderly, housing and neighbourhoods. Editor(s): Marmot, Michael; Wilkinson, Richard. Num Pages: 376 pages, 3 maps, numerous tables and line illustrations. BIC Classification: JH; MBN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 240 x 168 x 46. Weight in Grams: 600. . . . . . . Nº de ref. de la librería V9780198565895

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 57,77
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Irlanda a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

Marmot, Michael
Editorial: Oxford University Press, Incorporated
ISBN 10: 0198565895 ISBN 13: 9780198565895
Nuevos Cantidad: 1
Librería
Textbooksrus UK
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Oxford University Press, Incorporated. Estado de conservación: Brand New. Dispatch Same Working Day, (Delivery 2-4 business days, Courier For Heavy/Expensive Items) Money Back Guarantee, Prompt Customer Service. Nº de ref. de la librería 42036751

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 37,44
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 21,97
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda