Principles And Foundations Of Health Promotion And Education

Paperback | January 6, 2017

byRandall R. Cottrell, James T. Girvan, James F. Mckenzie

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For undergraduate courses in health education and promotion.

 

Current Real-World Perspectives Enhance Readers’ Understanding of Health Education and Promotion

Principles and Foundations of Health Promotion and Education provides readers with a solid foundation in the history, philosophy, theory, and ethics of health education. Considered the best overall introduction to the growing field of health education and promotion, the text connects fundamental topics to research, resources, and practitioners. The 7th Edition covers the roles and responsibilities of health education specialists, potential occupational settings, and the ethics that inform professional decisions. Looking at the past, present, and future of health, health care, and health education and promotion, the book features discussions of recent health reforms, the evolving professional landscape, the use of social media in health promotion, and much more.

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For undergraduate courses in health education and promotion.   Current Real-World Perspectives Enhance Readers’ Understanding of Health Education and Promotion Principles and Foundations of Health Promotion and Education provides readers with a solid foundation in the history, philosophy, theory, and ethics of health education....

Randall R. Cottrell is professor and program coordinator in the Public Health Studies program at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. He is also an Emeritus Professor at the University of Cincinnati. Cottrell has served as President of the American Association for Health Education and served on the Board of the Society for Pu...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:400 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:January 6, 2017Publisher:Pearson EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0134517652

ISBN - 13:9780134517650

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Table of Contents

1. A Background for the Profession

2. The History of Health and Health Education/Promotion

3. Philosophical Foundations

4. Theories and Planning Models

5. Ethics and Health Education/Promotion

6. The Health Education Specialist: Roles, Responsibilities, Certifications, and Advanced Study

7. The Settings for Health Education/Promotion

8. Agencies, Associations, and Organizations Associated with Health

9. The Literature of Health Education/Promotion

10. Future Trends in Health Education/Promotion

 

Appendix A. Development of a Unified Code of Ethics for the Health Education Profession

Appendix B. Health Education Specialist Practice Analysis 2015 (HESPA) - New Competencies