Journals Higher Education



Published: 11 August 2011

1922 Pages | Numerous black and white line drawings and tables

10.9 x 8.6 inches

ISBN: 9780199693474

Bookseller Code (05)

Oxford Textbook of Public Health

Fifth Edition

Edited by Roger Detels, Robert Beaglehole, Mary Ann Lansang, and Martin Gulliford

  • Now in paperback, a fifth 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. Each section begins with an introduction from the editors
  • Edited by an international team from the UK, the US, New Zealand, and the Philippines, offering a truly global perspective
  • Includes 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 this specialty
  • Chapters begin with an outline of the contents and end with a summary
  • Includes a new section on the future of public health

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