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Health impact assessment : concepts, theory, techniques, and applications

Author: J R Kemm; Jayne Parry; Stephen R Palmer
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2004.
Series: Oxford medical publications.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book is the first to provide a comprehensive overview of the concepts, theory, techniques, and applications of HIA to aid all those preparing projects or carrying out assessments. It draws on examples and thinking from many different disciplines and many parts of the world. It identifies the areas of agreement and the questions remaining unanswered. It maps a confused field and signposts possible directions  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: J R Kemm; Jayne Parry; Stephen R Palmer
ISBN: 9780198526292 0198526296
OCLC Number: 53870917
Description: xvii, 432 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. What is HIA? --
introduction and overview --
2. The development of HIA --
3. Health inequalities and health impact assessment --
4. Causal mechanisms for HIA: learning from epidemiology --
5. The contribution of the social sciences to HIA --
6. Quantitative approaches to health impact assessment --
7. Evidence and HIA --
8. The role of lay knowledge in HIA 9. Planning an HIA --
10. HIA: a practitioners view --
11. Rapid appraisal techniques --
12. Lessons from environmental impact assessment --
13. Community development: the role of health impact assessment --
14. Health impact assessment at the international policy making level --
15. HIA of policy in Canada --
16. HIA and National Policy in the Netherlands --
17. HIA in Scotland --
18. Experience of HIA in Wales --
19. HIA at the local level in Sweden --
20. HIA in Australia --
21. HIA and policy development in London: using HIA as a tool to integrate health considerations into strategy --
22. Using HIA in local government --
23. HIA: the German perspective --
24. Health Impact Assessment Schiphol airport --
25. The Finningley Airport Health Impact Assessment: A Case Study --
26. HIA and urban regeneration: The Ferrier Estate, England --
27. Impact assessment in Canada: an evolutionary process --
28. HIA and waste disposal --
29. Health impact assessment and fears of toxicity: health risk assessment of a control programme for the white-spotted tussock moth in New Zealand --
30. The health impact assessment of crime prevention --
31. Expanding the number of places for medical student training in England --
an assessment of the impacts --
32. HIA in developing countries --
33. HIA of agricultural and food policies --
34. HIA the national alcohol strategy for England --
35. HIA in strategic environmental assessment and its application to policy in Europe --
36. Futre directions for HIA.
Series Title: Oxford medical publications.
Responsibility: edited by John Kemm, Jayne Parry, Stephen Palmer.
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Presents a comprehensive overview of the concepts, theory, techniques and applications of Health Impact Assessment. This book is useful to those preparing projects or carrying out assessments. It  Read more...

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