Author: Davidson Alan
Brand: Oxford University Press
Package Dimensions: 24x242x580
Number Of Pages: 384
Release Date: 29-05-2019
Details: Product Description
The only text that accessibly examines the social determinants of health from a Canadian, contemporary, and comparative perspective
Featuring thought-provoking Canadian and international examples throughout, this text takes a macro-level look at the many ways in which social factors – such as income, education, employment, gender, and support systems – interact to determine health across the lifespan.
“Davidson’s text provides an excellent introduction to the social determinants of health in a way that is highly engaging and accessible. The breadth and depth of material covered is very effective.” ―Lindsay McLaren, University of Calgary
“The new edition of Social Determinants of Health skillfully engages a wide range of current health research and situates it within contemporary social landscapes regarding human health and wellbeing.” ―Kate Rossiter, Wilfrid Laurier University
About the Author
Associate Professor Emeritus, University of British Columbia Okanagan Campus
Alan Davidson is associate professor emeritus in the Health and Social Development department in the School of Health and Exercise Sciences at UBC-Okanagan.