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

Author
Lopez, Russ [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
1st ed.
Published/​Created
San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, 2012.
Description
xiii, 416 p. ; 24 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Urban health [Browse]
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.
ISBN
  • 9780470620038 (pbk.)
  • 047062003X (pbk.)
LCCN
2011032063
OCLC
741542266
RCP
C - S

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