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Main Title Rethinking social epidemiology : towards a science of change /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
O'Campo, Patricia.
Dunn, James R.
Publisher Springer,
Year Published 2012
OCLC Number 740624880
ISBN 9789400721371 (alk. paper); 9400721374 (alk. paper); 9789400721388 (e-ISBN); 9400721382 (e-ISBN)
Subjects Social medicine ; Epidemiology--Social aspects ; Epidemiologic Methods ; Social Medicine ; Health Status Disparities ; Social Change ; Socioeconomic Factors
Internet Access
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  RA418.R484 2012 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 09/30/2013
Collation x, 348 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Explanations, philosophy and theory in health inequalities research: towards a critical realist approach -- Values and social epidemiologic research -- Population-based data and community empowerment -- Differences that matter -- Context -- Place-based stress and chronic disease: a systems view of environmental determinants -- How goes the neighbourhood? Rethinking neighbourhoods and health research in social epidemiology -- Application of two schools of social theory to neighbourhood, place and health research -- Locating politics in social epidemiology -- Research tools in action -- Structural violence and structural vulnerability within the risk environment: theoretical and methodological perspectives for a social epidemiology of HIV risk among injection drug users and sex workers -- Realist review methods for complex health problems -- Addressing health equalities in social epidemiology: learning from evaluation(s) -- Making a difference -- Knowledge translation and social epidemiology: taking power, politics and values seriously -- Community-academic partnerships and social change -- Producing more relevant evidence: applying a social epidemiology research agenda to public health practice.