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Geographies of Health: An Introduction
Geographies of Health An Introduction
Author: Anthony C. Gatrell, Susan J. Elliott
This revised second edition highlights the ways in which health may be studied from geographical perspectives, setting out the debates and reviewing the evidence that links health outcomes with social and physical environments. —
  • Introduces the reader to relevant theoretical perspectives, methodologies, and research —
  • Provides ne...  more »
  • Provides an extensive revision to the first edition, emphasizing contemporary 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
ISBN-13: 9781405175760
ISBN-10: 1405175761
Publication Date: 1/27/2009
Pages: 304
Edition: 2
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Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Book Type: Hardcover
Other Versions: Paperback
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