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Health literacy : new directions in research, theory and practice

Author: Robert A Logan; Elliot R Siegel
Publisher: Amsterdam : IOS Press, [2017] ©2017
Series: Studies in health technology and informatics, v. 240.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"New directions in health literacy research, theory, and practice' provides an introduction to health literacy research and practice and highlights similar scholarship in related disciplines. Although the book is intended primarily for health literacy researchers, practitioners and students, the editors suggest the book's diverse topics and approaches are of interest to health care and public health researchers,  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Health literacy.
Amsterdam : IOS Press, [2017]
(OCoLC)1012489914
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert A Logan; Elliot R Siegel
ISBN: 9781614997894 1614997896
OCLC Number: 1008678475
Description: xv, 479 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Defining health literacy --
Developments and new directions in health literacy research --
Developments and new directions in health literacy theory --
Health literacy and vulnerable populations --
Health literacy leadership --
Developments and new directions in disciplines similar to health literacy --
Developments and new directions in health literacy practice.
Series Title: Studies in health technology and informatics, v. 240.
Other Titles: Health literacy (Logan)
Responsibility: edited by Robert A. Logan and Elliot R. Siegel.

Abstract:

"New directions in health literacy research, theory, and practice' provides an introduction to health literacy research and practice and highlights similar scholarship in related disciplines. Although the book is intended primarily for health literacy researchers, practitioners and students, the editors suggest the book's diverse topics and approaches are of interest to health care and public health researchers, practitioners, and students in addition to scholars in related fields, such as health communication, science communication, consumer health informatics, library science, health disparities, and mass communication"

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