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Published: 22 October 2018

256 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190884734

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Advancing Health and Well-Being

Using Evidence and Collaboration to Achieve Health Equity

Edited by Alonzo L. Plough

Culture of Health

  • A stirring and current examination of health equity and its pursuit in the United States
  • Features first-person perspectives of more than 70 contributors from across disciplines, including Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Eugene Robinson and Stanford University economist Raj Chetty
  • Data- and narrative-driven examples from all corners of academia, research, and policy offer a current and richly practical resource for those working to improve population health and well-being, and to advance health equity
  • Spans a broad range of topics related to current public discourse, including the role of place, race, opportunity, and class in health and well-being; mass incarceration; health and climate change; new methods and approaches for research and dissemination of evidence; and a deep dive on health and well-being in Kentucky
  • The second volume in Robert Wood Johnson's Culture of Health series, which codifies the most important voices in health to improve health, well-being, and equity in the U.S.

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