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Policy and Practice in Promoting Public Health (Published in association with The Open University)

Policy and Practice in Promoting Public Health (Published in association with The Open University)

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Published by Sage Publications Ltd .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Health systems & services,
  • Personal & public health,
  • Social issues,
  • Social welfare & social services,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Public Health,
  • Medical / Public Health,
  • Health promotion

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsCathy E. Lloyd (Editor), Stephen Handsley (Editor), Jenny Douglas (Editor), Sarah Earle (Editor), Sue Spurr (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11716885M
    ISBN 101412930723
    ISBN 109781412930727

    Promoting Mental Health The World Health Organization does not warrant that the information contained in this publication is and the public health policy and practice implications. This project complements the work of another major WHO pro-ject, which focuses on the evidence for prevention of mental disorders. File Size: KB.


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