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The handbook of global health communication

Author: Rafael Obregon; Silvio R Waisbord
Publisher: Chichester [England] ; Malden, Massachusetts : Wiley-Blackwell, Boston, Massachusetts : Credo Reference, 2012. 2013.
Series: Handbooks in communication and media.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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International in scope, The Handbook of Global Health Communication offers a comprehensive and up-to-date analysis of the role of communication processes in global public health, development and social change. Brings together contributions from well-respected scholars and practitioners in the field, addressing a wide range of communication approaches in current global health programs. Offers an integrated view that  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
xx, 658 pages : illustrations
(DLC) 2011042670
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Rafael Obregon; Silvio R Waisbord
ISBN: 9781782689751 1782689753
OCLC Number: 857535534
Description: 1 online resource (42 entries) : 59 images, digital files.
Contents: Notes on Contributors --
Acknowledgments --
Introduction --
Part I Perspectives on Communication and Global Health --
1 Theoretical Divides and Convergence in Global Health Communication --
Silvio Waisbord and Rafael Obregon --
2 New Perspectives on Global Health Communication: Affirming Spaces for Rights, Equity, and Voices --
Collins O. Airhihenbuwa and Mohan J. Dutta --
3 Rethinking Health Communication in Aid and Development --
Elizabeth Fox --
4 Toward a Global Theory of Health Behavior and Social Change --
Douglas Storey and Maria Elena Figueroa --
Part II Theoretical Perspectives on and Approaches to Health Communication in a Global Context --
5 The Impact of Health Communication Programs --
Jane T. Bertrand, Stella Babalola, and Joanna Skinner --
6 Promoting Health through Entertainment-Education Media: Theory and Practice --
William J. Brown --
7 Interpersonal Health Communication: An Ecological Perspective --
Rukhsana Ahmed --
8 Community Health and Social Mobilization --
Catherine Campbell and Kerry Scott --
9 Health, News, and Media Information --
Jesus Arroyave --
10 Using Complexity-Informed Communication Strategies to Address Complex Health Issues: The Case of Puntos de Encuentro, Nicaragua --
Virginia Lacayo --
11 Community Media, Health Communication, and Engagement: A Theoretical Matrix --
Linje Manyozo --
12 Global E-health Communication --
L. Suzanne Suggs and Scott C. Ratzan --
13 Managing Fear to Promote Healthy Change --
Merissa Ferrara, Anthony J. Roberto, and Kim Witte --
14 Innovations in the Evaluation of Social Change Communication for HIV and AIDS --
Ailish Byrne and Robin Vincent --
Part III Case Studies of Applied Theory and Innovation --
15 Mobile Phones: Opening New Channels for Health Communication --
Katherine de Tolly and Peter Benjamin --
16 Social Marketing and Condom Promotion in Madagascar: A Case Study in Brand Equity Research --
W. Douglas Evans, Kim Longfeld, Navendu Shekhar, Andry Rabemanatsoa, Ietje Reerink, and Jeremy Snider --
17 Participatory Health Communication Research: Four Tools to Complement the Interview --
Karen Greiner. 18 Egypt's Mabrouk! Initiative: A Communication Strategy for Maternal/Child Health and Family Planning Integration --
Ron Hess, Dominique Meekers, and J. Douglas Storey --
19 Risk Communication and Emerging Infectious Diseases: Lessons and Implications for Theory-Praxis from Avian Inf uenza Control --
Ketan Chitnis --
20 Journalism and HIV: Lessons from the Frontline of Behavior Change Communication in Mozambique --
Gregory Alonso Pirio --
21 jovenHABLAjoven: Lessons Learned about Interpellation, Peer Communication, and Second-Generation Edutainment in Sexuality and Gender Projects among Young People --
Jair Vega Casanova and Carmen R. Mendivil Calderón --
22 Changing Gender Norms for HIV and Violence Risk Reduction: A Comparison of Male-Focused Programs in Brazil and India --
Julie Pulerwitz, Gary Barker, and Ravi Verma --
23 Women's Health and Healing in the Peruvian Amazon: Minga Perú's Participatory Communication Approach --
Ami Sengupta and Eliana Elias --
24 Positive Deviance, Good for Global Health --
Arvind Singhal and Lucía Durá --
25 Health Promotion from the Grassroots: Piloting a Radio Soap Opera for Latinos in the United States --
María Beatriz Torres --
26 "Children can't wait": Social Mobilization to Secure Children's Rights to Social Security --
Shereen Usdin and Nicola Christof des --
Part IV Crosscutting Issues --
27 Capacity Building (and Strengthening) in Health Communication: The Missing Link --
Rafael Obregon and Silvio Waisbord --
28 Institutionalizing Communication in International Health: The USAID-Johns Hopkins University Partnership --
Jose Rimon II and Suruchi Sood --
29 Communication and Public Health in a Glocalized Context: Achievements and Challenges --
Thomas Tufte --
Part V Conclusions: Rethinking the Field --
30 Toward Social Justice in Directed Social Change: Rethinking the Role of Development Support Communication --
Srinivas R. Melkote --
31 Conclusions: Why Communication Matters in Global Health --
Silvio Waisbord and Rafael Obregon.
Series Title: Handbooks in communication and media.
Other Titles: Global health communication
Responsibility: edited by Rafael Obregon and Silvio Waisbord.

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