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Environment and Health


By: Emma Treby and Nick Grief

248 pages, 20 b/w figs, 20 b/w photos


Paperback | Dec 2006 | #148043 | ISBN: 0415310873
Publication cancelled Details
Paperback | Dec 2006 | #148044 | ISBN: 0415310881
Publication cancelled Details

About this book

Explores how human health increasingly is being seen, researched and contextualised in terms other than traditional epidemiology. After examining the reasons for the dominance of such an approach the text examines the move towards a more strategic, holistic approach that emphasizes the importance of considering the physical and social health of the environment. The links between environment, health and sustainability are then made explicit, including an investigation into the structures that drive sustainable practice.

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