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Prediction and Change of Health Behavior: Applying the Reasoned Action Approach

by Icek Ajzen, Dolores Albarracin & Robert Hornik

Prediction and Change of Health Behavior honors the work of Martin Fishbein by illustrating the breadth and depth of the reasoned action approach. Focused on attitudes and their effects on health-related behavior,...


Public Health and Social Justice

by Martin Donohoe

Praise for Public Health and Social Justice

"This compilation unifies ostensibly distant corners of our broad discipline under the common pursuit of health as an achievable, non-negotiable human right. It goes...


Nutrition in the Prevention and Treatment of Disease

by Ann M. Coulston, Carol J. Boushey & Mario Ferruzzi

Nutrition in the Prevention and Treatment of Disease has been proving itself in the classroom for nearly 10 years and is praised as being accessible, applicable and a valuable textbook. It focuses specifically...


Methods for Community-Based Participatory Research for Health

by Barbara A. Israel, Eugenia Eng & Amy J. Schulz

This thoroughly revised and updated second edition of Methods for Community-Based Participatory Research for Health provides a step-by-step approach to the application of participatory approaches to quantitative...


Social Determinants of Health Among African-American Men

by Henrie M. Treadwell, Clare Xanthos & Kisha B. Holden

This groundbreaking book applies the concept of social determinants of health to the health of African- American men. While there have been significant efforts in recent years to eliminate health disparities,...


Race, Ethnicity, and Health: A Public Health Reader

by Thomas A. LaVeist & Lydia A. Isaac

Race, Ethnicity and Health, Second Edition, is a new and critical selection of hallmark articles that address health disparities in America. It effectively documents the need for equal treatment and equal health...


Understanding Health Policy

by Thomas S. Bodenheimer & Kevin Grumbach

"This highly readable text gives a broad but detailed picture of how health care is organized and dispensed in the United States." -Annals of Internal Medicine, on the First Edition

The #1 text on health policy,...


Introduction to Syndemics: A Critical Systems Approach to Public and Community Health

by Merrill Singer

This book explains the growing field of syndemic theory and research, a framework for the analysis and prevention of disease interactions that addresses underlying social and environmental causes. This perspective...


Organisational Capacity Building in Health Systems

by Niyi Awofeso

Capacity building - which focuses on understanding the obstacles that prevent organisations from realising their goals, while promoting those features that help them to achieve measurable and sustainable results...


Generation Rx: How Prescription Drugs Are Altering American Lives, Minds, and Bodies

by Greg Critser

Greg Critser's brilliantly incisive Generation Rx moves the conversation about prescription drugs to where it hits home: our own bodies. How, he asks, has "big pharma" created a nation of pharmaceutical tribes,...


Understanding Health Policy, Fifth Edition

by Thomas S. Bodenheimer & Kevin Grumbach

An engaging and clinically applicable work on the principles and structure of the U.S. healthcare system

A Doody's Core Title for 2011!

"Eminently readable...Anyone wanting to gain insight into the forces that...


Community Engagement, Organization, and Development for Public Health Practice

by Frederick Murphy

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In this practical text, public health students and practitioners will learn the fundamentals of applying community engagement, organization, and development principles to create successful community public...


A Doctor's Quest: The Struggle for Mother and Child Health Around the Globe

by Gretchen Roedde & Dr. John Evans

Dr. Gretchen Roedde tells the stories of the hopes of village women in the developing world struggling to give birth safely. A Doctor's Quest analyzes the slow progress in global maternal health, contrasting...


Communicating Health Risks to the Public: A Global Perspective

by Dawn Hillier

This book reviews current health risk communication strategies, and describes the techniques, including drama, storytelling and scenarios that are used to identify and prioritise key communication issues, and...


Advancing Health Literacy: A Framework for Understanding and Action

by David S. Greer, Christina Zarcadoolas & Andrew Pleasant

Advancing Health Literacy addresses the crisis in health literacy in the United States and around the world. This book thoroughly examines the critical role of literacy in public health and outlines a practical,...


Qualitative Methods in Public Health: A Field Guide for Applied Research

by Priscilla R. Ulin, Elizabeth T. Robinson & Elizabeth E. Tolley

Qualitative Methods in Public Health is a comprehensive resource that presents practical strategies and methods for using qualitative research and includes the basic logic and rationale for making qualitative...


Rural Populations and Health: Determinants, Disparities, and Solutions

by Richard A. Crosby, Monica L. Wendel & Robin C. Vanderpool

Health-related disparities remain a persistent, serious problem across the nation's more than 60 million rural residents. Rural Populations and Health provides an overview of the critical issues surrounding...


Adolescent Health: Understanding and Preventing Risk Behaviors

by Ralph J. DiClemente, John S. Santelli & Richard A. Crosby

This book covers the developmental and health problems unique to the adolescent period of life. It focuses on special needs and public health programs for adolescents. It offers deep insight into smoking, violence,...


Adrenaline Nation: Chronic Stress Is Ruining Our Health and Bankrupting Our Economy

by Peter M. McCarthy & Cristina Baggese

Adrenaline Nation is a brilliant exposé by Peter McCarthy of how chronic stress is affecting American individuals, businesses and the entire nation’s economy and health care system. It challenges accepted...


Unaccountable: What Hospitals Won't Tell You and How Transparency Can Revolutionize Health Care

by Martin Makary

A loud-and-clear call for action from a leading surgeon to make American healthcare more transparent, more democratic and better for patients