Princeton University Library Catalog

The built environment and public health / Russell P. Lopez.

Author:
Lopez, Russ [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, 2012.
Εdition:
1st ed.
Description:
xiii, 416 p. ; 24 cm.
Summary note:
"This text combines an examination of how the physical environment affects our health with a description of how public health and urban planning can work together to create environments that improve human health and well-being. The author covers a wealth of topics including foundations, the joint history of public health and urban planning, transportation and land use, infrastructure and natural disasters, assessment tools, indoor air quality, water quality, food security, health disparities, mental health, social capital, and environmental justice. The Built Environment and Public Health is written for students and professionals involved in public health, urban planning, transportation, architecture, and the environment. "-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject(s):
Urban health [Browse]
ISBN:
  • 9780470620038 (pbk.)
  • 047062003X (pbk.)
LCCN:
2011032063
OCLC:
741542266
RCP:
C - S