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Neighborhoods and health

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117368
Author
Kawachi, Ichiro (ed.)
Berkman, Lisa F. (ed.)
Call Number
HN 49 N397 2003
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Neighborhoods and health
Author
Kawachi, Ichiro (ed.)
Berkman, Lisa F. (ed.)
Responsibility
edited by Ichiro Kawachi, Lisa F. Berkman
Place
Oxford, UK
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
xiii, 352 p. : ill.
Subjects
Community Development
Community Health Services
Health services accessbility
Socioeconomic Factors
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN
0195138384
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
HN 49 N397 2003
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Social determinants of health: Canadian perspectives

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog120337
Author
Raphael, Dennis
Edition
3rd ed.
Call Number
WA540 DC2 S63 2016
Location
Richmond Hospital
Title
Social determinants of health: Canadian perspectives
Author
Raphael, Dennis
Responsibility
edited by Dennis Raphael.
Edition
3rd ed.
Place
Toronto
Publisher
Canadian Scholars' Press Inc.
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
xx, 624 pages : illustrations
Subjects
Public health -- Canada
Social Medicine -- Canada
Health Policy - Canada
Determinants of health
Health services accessbility
Medical policy - Canada
Abstract
The third edition of Social Determinants of Health focuses on the socio-economic conditions that shape the health of individuals and communities. This edited collection includes contributions from top academics and high-profile experts from across the country. The chapters take a public policy approach that sees the mainsprings of health emerging from the social distribution of resources. The collection as a whole integrates insights from the health sciences, the sociology of health, and the political economy of health. This revised edition has been well updated and includes a greater focus on the political pathways and mechanisms that explain how the social determinants of health come to be distributed amongst the population; early childhood development in Canada in relation to other developed nations; Indigenous health and its determinants; public policy and the social safety net; and the growing network of civil society organizations addressing the inequitable distribution of the social determinants of health
ISBN
9781551308975
Format
Book
Location
Richmond Hospital
Call Number
WA540 DC2 S63 2016
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