The health action model therefore takes into consideration some of the complexities of every day life, and the external influences which people often feel they have no control over Tones 1987; Wills and Earle 2007, Chapter 5. Health promotion in neighbourhoods 16. Cultural Studies and Anthropology 8. Influences from the belief system and the normative system feed into the motivation system and also affect health behaviours and health outcomes Tones 1987. Slightly scuffed softcover with sun faded spine and spine side of rear cover, very lightly creased leading corners and some superficial scores. Setting up reading intentions help you organise your course reading.
Applicable to a wide range of health and social care professionals and anyone engaged with education about health and wellbeing. Book is in Used-Good condition. Individuals rely on many different factors when thinking about their health, such as their basic health knowledge, their level of motivation, general attitudes and beliefs and their self-concept Wills and Earle 2007, Chapter 5. Health promotion in health services 17. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Here's an example of what they look like: Your reading intentions are also stored in for future reference.
Social Policy and Health 10. Designed to engage readers and assist learning Each chapter features a case study on food, diet and obesity as a contemporary health issue Includes questions for discussion, reading, and reflection Encourages the reader to use their experience to understand and apply concepts Uses examples to illustrate concepts and methodologies Explore contemporary issues A whole new chapter on geography and health: it explores the relationship between people's health and the natural and built environments New example features in every chapter which apply each discipline to contemporary health issues -from the increase in obesity to the impact of changing social and welfare policies- along with bullet points that highlight the latest research in the field A complete update on both the design and layout ensures an even more navigable and enjoyable read for current students, along with new contributions from experts from across the globe Introduction 1. Organisation and Management of Health and Health Care 11. Your reading intentions are private to you and will not be shown to other users. Developing healthy public policy 12. Evaluating health promotion Glossary Index.
Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. Containing over 300 artworks, tables and 'pull out' boxes, this helpful text covers the theory, strategies and methods, settings and implementation of health promotion. Such focus on the individual may be seen as blame and may lead to additional health inequalities. This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. It offers the beginning of an explanation for some of the seemingly irrational health behaviours people exhibit by showing how outside influences may affect behaviour.
Health promotion in primary health care and hospitals 17. Here, the author sees health promotion as being made up of socio-economic, physical and environmental factors, education and learning, services and amenities, and community activities Tannahill 2008. Devising strategies for preventing drug misuse: the role of the Health Action Model Health Education Research 2 4 : 305-317. Planning health promotion interventions 20. In summary, this is a comprehensive, user-friendly book, discussing the foundations for health promotion practice using many relevant practical examples, activities and discussion points. The normative system of the health action model represents outside influences on an individual, such as peer group influences, and acknowledges that social policy may play a role in health behaviours.
Traces of price-sticker on rear cover. Health promotion in the workplace 15. Strengthening community action Defining community development; Community development in health promotion; Working with a community development approach; Community development activities; Dilemmas for practice 10. The belief system is similar to that used in the health belief model, which states that individuals will change to protect their health based upon four circumstances: their likely susceptibility to a disease or illness, the potential severity of that illness, the existence of beneficial measures and the potential barriers to taking action Wills and Earle 2007, Chapter 5. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged.
Influences on health Factors influencing health; Social class and health; Gender and health; Ethnicity and health; Effects of income, housing and employment on health; Social cohesion; Explanations for health inequalities 3. Health promotion in the workplace 15. I also have several years of experience as a research assistant in a virology laboratory. I am used to working to different style guides, and with authors who are non-native English speakers, editing for both style and sense. It offers a foundation for practice that encourages students and practitioners to identify opportunities for health promotion in their area of work.
Description The new edition of the highly successful Foundations for Health Promotion continues to offer a wealth of information in a unique, user-friendly format. In summary, this is a comprehensive, user-friendly book, discussing the foundations for health promotion practice using many relevant practical examples, activities and discussion points. Health promotion in neighbourhoods 16. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Containing over 300 artworks, tables and 'pull out' boxes, this helpful text covers the theory, strategies and methods, settings and implementation of health promotion. A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition.
Health promotion in schools The school setting; Relationship between schools, education and health; The context for health promotion in schools; The health-promoting school; Effectiveness of health promotion in schools 14. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Text remains clear, and binding is tight throughout. Tiny scrape on head of spine.
Defining health promotion The development of health promotion; Definitions of health education and health promotion; Definition of public health; The role of the World Health Organization 5. The four quadrants represent the different ways in which health can be promoted by professionals, governments, and individuals, through health persuasion techniques, legislative action, personal counselling and community development. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. Journal of Community Nursing 19 1 : 9-12. Using media in health promotion 11. Health promotion in primary health care and hospitals The concept of a Health Promoting Hospital; Promoting the health of patients; Promoting the health of staff; Hospitals and their community; Hospitals as a health promoting organisation; Health Promoting Hospital Movement 17.