GEOGRAPHIES OF HEALTH: AN INTRODUCTION

GEOGRAPHIES OF HEALTH: AN INTRODUCTION

By: Gatrell, Anthony C.

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A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. This revised second edition highlights the ways in which health may be stud ied from geographical perspectives, setting out the debates and reviewing t he evidence that links health outcomes with social and physical environment s. Introduces the reader to relevant theoretical perspectives, methodologies, and research Provides new examples from a range of geographical settings Provides an extensive revision to the first edition, emphasizing contempora ry concerns such as globalization, neighbourhood health, and obesity Pays greater attention to the US health care system, mental health, health of older adults, disease ecology and re-emerging diseases, health in developing world, and children's and women's health.

Title: GEOGRAPHIES OF HEALTH: AN INTRODUCTION

Author Name: Gatrell, Anthony C.

Categories: Geography,

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell: 2009

ISBN Number: 1405175761

ISBN Number 13: 9781405175760

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: RWARE0000047024