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Evaluating health promotion : practice and methods.

Author: Margaret Thorogood; Yolande Coombes
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, Incorporated, 2004.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2nd ed., revView all editions and formats
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This practical guide for practitioners of health promotion and public health describes methods by which health promotion can be evaluated. With examples given, it should help practitioners design and implement appropriate and informative evaluations.
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Margaret Thorogood; Yolande Coombes
OCLC Number: 508483725
Target Audience: Trade
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: PART 1: OVERVIEW; 1. Introduction; 2. Historical and policy approaches; PART 2: METHODS OF EVALUATION; 3. Evaluating according to purpose and resources: strengthening the evidence-base incrementally; 5. Evaluating interventions: experimental study designs in health promotion; 6. Applying process evaluation: learning from two research projects; PART 3: EVALUATION IN PRACTICE; 7. Evaluating social marketing interventions; 8. Evaluating sensitive interventions: preventing intimate partner violence; 9. Evaluating community development initiatives in health promotion; 10. Evaluating the ethics of health promotion: acquiring informed consent; 11. Evaluating mass media approaches; 12. Evaluating the dissemination of health promotion research; 13. Conclusions: integrating methods for practice

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Sets the concepts of health promotion and of evaluation in their historical context, and highlights key issues in the evaluation of health promotion interventions. This book is useful for graduate  Read more...

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This is a thoughtful, frank and necessarily provocative book, adding considerably to health promotion evaluation capability. RoSPA Occupational Safety & Health Bulletin, Now in its second edition, Read more...

 
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