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What works in tackling health inequalities? : pathways, policies, and practice through the lifecourse

Author: Sheena Asthana; Joyce Halliday, Dr.
Publisher: Bristol, UK : Policy Press, 2006.
Series: Studies in poverty, inequality, and social exclusion.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book identifies the key targets for intervention through a detailed exploration of the pathways and processes that give rise to health inequalities across the lifecourse. It sets this against an examination of both local practice and the national policy context, to establish what works in health inequalities policy, how and why. Authoritative yet accessible, the book provides a comprehensive account of theory,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Asthana, Sheena.
What works in tackling health inequalities?.
Bristol, UK : Policy Press, 2006
(DLC) 2006411959
(OCoLC)60741551
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sheena Asthana; Joyce Halliday, Dr.
ISBN: 9781847421524 1847421520 128115976X 9781281159762 9781447304258 144730425X 9786611159764 6611159762
OCLC Number: 213495346
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified]: HathiTrust Digital Library. 2020. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 612 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Cover; WHAT WORKS IN TACKLINGHEALTH INEQUALITIES?Pathways, policies and practicethrough the lifecourse; Contents; List of tables, boxes and figure; Acknowledgements; List of abbreviations; ONE --
Introduction; Structure and content of the book; Health inequalities: the nature and scale of the problem; Part 1: The research and policy context of health inequalities; TWO --
Researching health inequalities; THREE --
The national policy context; Part 2: Health inequalities pathways, policies and practice through the lifecourse; FOUR --
Early life and health inequalities: research evidence.
Series Title: Studies in poverty, inequality, and social exclusion.
Responsibility: Sheena Asthana and Joyce Halliday.

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Identifies the key targets for intervention through a detailed exploration of the pathways and processes that give rise to health inequalities across the lifecourse. This book sets the above against  Read more...

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"An authoritative and comprehensive account by two key researchers in this emerging and important new field." - Daniel Dorling, Department of Geography, University of Sheffield

 
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