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Published: 01 March 2017

240 Pages

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

ISBN: 9780190492397

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Systems Science and Population Health

Edited by Abdulrahman M. El-Sayed and Sandro Galea

  • Applies the conceptual and methodological tools of computer science, ecology, and economics to perennial public health challenges
  • Introduces methods such as machine learning and systems dynamics modeling without presupposing a strong background in statistics
  • Contextualizes systems science's setbacks and successes by means of a thorough discussion of its intellectual evolution
  • Represents an innovative approach to foundational questions in population health science
  • An ideal core text for public health and epidemiology coursework

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