XWe have detected your location as outside the U.S/Canada, if you think this is wrong, you can choose your location.

Macmillan Higher Education Palgrave Higher Education

From Public Health to Wellbeing

The New Driver for Policy and Action

ISBN 9780230278851
Publication Date January 2012
Formats Paperback Ebook 
Publisher Palgrave

Charting the history and evolution of the public health agenda, this insightful reader argues the place of wellbeing in local and national strategy. With contributions from academics and practitioners in the public and private sectors, it explores current thinking and policy in a range of settings, such as the NHS, the workplace and the community.

PAUL WALKER Lecturer in the Division of Integrated Health and Social Care, Department of Care Sciences, University of Glamorgan, UK.
MARIE JOHN Senior Lecturer in the Division of Integrated Health and Social Care, Department of Care Sciences, University of Glamorgan, UK.

Foreword; M.Aylward
Introduction; P.Walker
On Public Health and Wellbeing; P.Walker
Wellbeing Meaning, Definition, Measurement and Application; P.Walker
Wellbeing: A Guiding Concept for Health Policy?; M.Longley
Wellbeing and Spatial Planning; A.Joyner
Wellbeing and Children and Young People; S.Lloyd-Jones & D.Holtom
Wellbeing and Older People; M.John
Wellbeing and Work; G.Pates
Wellbeing and Community Action; D.Thomas
Partnership Working the Lynchpin of Wellbeing; M.Ponton & M.John
Drugs Policy -a Case Study for Applying the Wellbeing Framework; R.Pates
A Greatest Wellbeing Principle -its Time Has Come; P.Walker & M.Longley

Reviews

Add a review