Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 December 2017

1728 Pages

10.9 x 8.6 inches

ISBN: 9780198810131

Bookseller Code (05)

New in Paperback

Oxford Textbook of Global Public Health

Sixth Edition

Edited by Roger Detels, Martin Gulliford, Quarraisha Abdool Karim, and Chorh Chuan Tan

Oxford Textbooks Series

  • Now in paperback, a sixth edition of the hugely successful, ultimate reference text on international public health and epidemiology
  • Condensed into one volume, covering three distincts area of public health: the scope of public health, the methods of public health, and the practice of public health.
  • Edited by a global team, including contributions from eminent policy makers, public health practitioners and academics from both the developed and developing world
  • Essential reading for all those training or practising in public health and epidemiology

New to this Edition:

  • New topics discussed include climate change, genetic testing and epidemiology; new methods for measuring the burden of disease; life course approaches to epidemiology, behavioural economics; and physical activity, health and wellbeing

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