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Placing health : neighbourhood renewal, health improvement, and complexity

Author: Tim Blackman
Publisher: Bristol, UK : Policy, 2006.
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'Placing Health' examines England's Neighbourhood Renewal Strategy, and its health targets, to see if where people live matters to their health and whether health improvement strategies targeted on where people live can work.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Blackman, Tim.
Placing health.
Bristol, UK : Policy, 2006
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Blackman
ISBN: 1861346115 9781861346117 1861346107 9781861346100
OCLC Number: 62089402
Description: xiv, 246 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Policy and places --
2. Health, neighbourhoods and complexity --
3. Emergence and environment press --
4. The neighbourhood effect --
5. Neighbourhood renewal and health inequalities --
6. Health inequality as a policy priority --
7. Conclusion : neighbourhoods in the wider picture.
Responsibility: Tim Blackman.
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Placing health tackles the question of how health is affected by where people live, through an examination of England's Neighbourhood Renewal Strategy and its health targets. It evaluates the  Read more...


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