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Title Cities and the health of the public / Nicholas Freudenberg, Sandro Galea, and David Vlahov, editors
Edition First edition
Published Nashville : Vanderbilt University Press, 2006


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  362.1042 Fre/Cat  AVAILABLE
Description xii, 364 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents A framework for the study of urban health / Sandro Galea, Nicholas Freudenberg, David Vlahov -- Changing living conditions; changing health : US cities since World War II / Nicholas Freudenberg, Sandro Galea, David Vlahov -- The urban social environment and health / Adam Coutts, Ichiro Kawachi -- The urban physical environment and health / Susan Klitzman, Thomas D. Matte, Daniel E. Kass -- Access to quality health care in U.S. cities : balancing community need and service system survival / Dennis Andrulis -- Food, nutrition and the health of urban populations / Ming-Chin Yeh, David Katz --
Public health in U.S. cities : a historical perspective / David Rosner -- Cities, suburbs, and urban sprawl : their impact on health / Howard Frumkin -- Fifty ways to destroy a city : the health impact of urban destruction / Mindy Fullilove -- A developing world perspective : health, water, and sanitation in urban areas of Africa, Asia and Latin America and the Caribbean / Gordon McGranhan, David Satterthwaite -- Changing patterns of infectious disease in U.S. cities / David Vlahov, Emily Gibble --
Traumatic stressors in urban settings : consequences and implications / Kenneth J. Ruggiero ... [et al.] -- Mental health in the city / Sandro Galea, Ezra Susser, Mickey Bresnahan -- Methodologies for the study of urban health : how do we best assess how cities affect health? / Sandro Galea, Amy Schulz -- Health promotion in the city : the science and politics of intervention / Nicholas Freudenberg -- Creating healthy cities : where do we go from here? / David Vlahov, Sandro Galea, Nicholas Freudenberg
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes committed to retain 20160630 20310630 EAST{This title retained by Wesleyan University Library on behalf of the Eastern Academic Scholars Trust (EAST) print archive} CtW
Subject Urban health.
Urban Health.
Author Freudenberg, Nicholas.
Galea, Sandro.
Vlahov, David.
LC no. 2005031075
ISBN 0826515118 cloth alkaline paper
0826515126 paperback alkaline paper