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Environmental assets for health [Lecture notes]
Wentink, C. \ Wagemakers, A. \ 2014
health - health promotion - health protection - society

Used in course: HSO-20306 Environmental Assets for Health
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Geographies of health: an introduction [Monograph] - 2nd edTable of contents
Gatrell, A.C. \ Elliott, S.J. \ 2009
health - public health - medicine - environment - environmental factors - geography

This revised and updated edition highlights the ways in which health may be studied from geographical perspective, setting out the debates and reviewing the evidence that links health outcomes with social and physical environments. Guiding the reader through the relevant theoretical perspectives, methodologies, and research, examples are provided from a range of geographical settings.


Used in course: HSO-20306 Physical and Social Determinants of Health
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Gezondheidspsychologie [Monograph]Companion website
Morrison, V. \ Bennett, P. \ Helm, P. van der \ Bruijn, J.E. \ cop. 2010
psychology - environmental psychology - disease prevention - human behaviour - stress management - quality of life - health beliefs - textbooks

Het boek is opgebouwd rond een drietal thema’s: - Gezondheid, gedrag en gezond blijven - Ziek worden en gezondheidszorg - Ziek zijn en de impact op het individu en zijn omgeving. Het boek bespreekt theoretische achtergronden en onderzoek, maar koppelt dit steeds aan de praktijk door relevante courante gebeurtenissen en cases te behandelen. Daarnaast bevat het boek veel didactische hulpmiddelen, zoals margebegrippen, begrippenlijst, samenvattingen en discussievragen.


Used in course: HSO-20806 Health Psychology
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Global health 101 [Monograph] - Third edition.
Skolnik, Richard L.. \ 2016
Public health - Public health International cooperation - World health

Used in course: HSO-10306 Global Health
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Health education and health promotion [Monograph]
Koelen, M.A. \ Ban, A.W. van den \ 2004
health education - health promotion - textbooks - Health education - Health promotion

This book is a comprehensive resource for theory, research and action in health education and health promotion. The authors describe strategies and actions for health education and health promotion based on theories for understanding, predicting and changing behavioural, social and environmental determinants of health. The book also offers a conceptual framework for planning, evaluation and research and discusses ethical issues in health promotion.


Used in course: HSO-31806 Interdisciplinary Research and Action for Health
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Health inequality : an introduction to theories, concepts and methods [Monograph]
Bartley, M. \ 2004

Used in course: HSO-31806 Advances in Health and Society
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Health promotion settings : principles and practice [Monograph]
Scriven, A. \ Hodgins, M. \ 2012
health promotion - health education - community health - health policy

Health Promotion Settings combines the theoretical discourse of the settings approach, covering a wide range of fundamental principles, concepts and policy issues, with examples of settings, including workplaces, schools, neighbourhood, cities and prisons. Frameworks and processes that are shaping health promotion in settings in the 21st Century are documented and the ideas and research covered will provide a set of indicators for those who promote health in settings. Combining theory with practical examples and case studies, the authors show how a settings approach can work in practice, drawing on a range of local, national and international initiatives and coordinated projects.


Used in course: HSO-30806 Settings for Health Promotion
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Routledge international handbook of social and environmental change [Monograph]
Lockie, S. \ Sonnenfeld, D.A. \ 2014
social change - sociology - climatic change - environmental impact - risk - governance - ecology - environment - environmental policy - environmental sociology - Social change Environmental aspects - Social change - Global environmental change Social aspects - Climatic changes -

Today, the risks associated with global environmental change and the dangers of extreme climatic and geological events remind us of humanity’s dependence on favourable environmental conditions. Our relationships with the landscapes and ecologies that we are a part of, the plants and animals that we share them with, and the natural resources that we extract, lie at the heart of contemporary social and political debates. It is no longer possible to understand key social scientific concerns without at the same time also understanding contemporary patterns of ecosystem change. This book reviews the major ways in which social scientists are conceptualizing more integrated perspectives on society and nature, from the global to local levels. The chapters in this volume explore the challenges, contradictions and consequences of social–ecological change, along with the uncertainties and governance dilemmas they create. Themes in this book are: Climate change, energy, and adaptation; Urban environmental change and governance; Risk, uncertainty and social learning; (Re)assembling social-ecological systems.


Used in course: HSO-31306 Environmental Assets for Health
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Systematic reviews in the social sciences : a practical guide [Monograph]
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Petticrew, Mark \ Roberts, Helen \ Wiley InterScience \ 2006
social sciences - psychology - analytical methods - data analysis - literature reviews - Social sciences Research - Social sciences Statistical methods - Social sciences Research - Social sciences Statistical methods

The systematic review is a scientific tool that can help with the difficult task to tell the difference between real and assumed knowledge. It can help, for example, with appraising, summarising, and communicating the results and implications of otherwise unmanageable quantities of data. This book, written by two highly-respected social scientists, provides an overview of systematic literature review methods: •Outlining the rationale and methods of systematic reviews; •Giving worked examples from social science and other fields; •Applying the practice to all social science disciplines; •It requires no previous knowledge, but takes the reader through the process stage by stage; •Drawing on examples from such diverse fields as psychology, criminology, education, transport, social welfare, public health, and housing and urban policy, among others. •Including detailed sections on assessing the quality of both quantitative, and qualitative research; searching for evidence in the social sciences; meta-analytic and other methods of evidence synthesis; publication bias; heterogeneity; and approaches to dissemination.


Used in course: HSO-31306 Theoretical Approaches in Research for Health and Society
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Volksgezondheid en gezondheidszorg [Monograph] - Achtste, geheel herziene druk.
Mackenbach, J.P. \ Stronks, K. \ Anema, J.R. \ 2016

Used in course: HSO-10806 Introduction to Health and Society
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An introduction to health psychology [Monograph] - Fourth edition.
Morrison, Val \ Bennett, Paul \ 2016
Clinical health psychology - Clinical health psychology

Used in course: HSO-20806 Health Psychology
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The literature review : six steps to success [Monograph] - 2nd ed
Machi, L.A. \ McEvoy, B.T. \ 2012
information literacy - skills - information retrieval - literature reviews

Used in course: HSO-31306 Environmental Assets for Health
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