- ISBN: 9780134517650 | 0134517652
- Cover: Paperback
- Copyright: 1/5/2017
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.