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Encyclopedia of Public Health

Volume 1: A - H Volume 2: I - Z

Editors: Kirch, Wilhelm (Ed.)

  • Comprehensive: Includes over 2,500 entries, including review-style articles, in-depth essays and short definitions, plus numerous figures and tables
  • Accessible and user-friendly: A to Z format provides easy access to the content of this relevant and extensive reference tool
  • Clear language makes the contents accessible
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About this Reference Work

The Encyclopedia of Public Health presents the most important definitions, principles and general perspectives of public health, written by experts of the different fields. The work includes more than 2,500 entries in alphabetical order. Entries comprise review-style articles (synopses), detailed essays and short definitions. Extensive cross referencing and hyperlinking offers an easy to use web of knowledge in Public Health.

Solidly structured and inclusive, this two-volume reference is an invaluable tool for clinical scientists and practitioners in academia, health care and industry, as well as students and teachers.

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"The text was developed by 23 editors representing subfields of public health, along with 150 contributors … . Academic libraries with extensive public health collections will benefit from owning this well-written set. … Summing Up: … Lower-level undergraduates and above." (U. Ellis, Choice, Vol. 46 (4), December, 2009)


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Print $1,079.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4020-5613-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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  • ISBN 978-1-4020-5615-4
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eReference $1,079.00
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  • ISBN 978-1-4020-5614-7
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Encyclopedia of Public Health
Book Subtitle
Volume 1: A - H Volume 2: I - Z
Editors
  • Wilhelm Kirch
Copyright
2008
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media B.V.
Distribution Rights
Distribution rights for India: Atlantic Pub. & Distr. (P) Ltd., New Delhi, India
Print ISBN
978-1-4020-5613-0
Print + eBook ISBN
978-1-4020-5615-4
eReference ISBN
978-1-4020-5614-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
LII, 1601
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