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Mary Larkin - Health and Well-Being Across the Life Course - 9780857028822 - V9780857028822
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Health and Well-Being Across the Life Course

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Description for Health and Well-Being Across the Life Course Paperback. This new text from Mary Larkin on the increasingly important life course approach covers health from pre-pregnancy to old age. Chapters include suggestions for further reading, discussion points, activities and activity commentaries to make it ideal for interactive student learning and critical reflection. Num Pages: 208 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: MBN. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 241 x 170 x 12. Weight in Grams: 374.
Using a life course approach, the main chapters in this truly original and enlightening text focus on health and well-being during each of our life stages. A wide range of contemporary literature from disciplines such as public health, sociology, epidemiology and social policy are drawn upon to examine key health and well-being issues in these stages, and to illustrate how health effects can accumulate across the life course. Interactive activities based on the text and on extracts from primary sources are used to encourage critical reflection and debate. Mary Larkin′s book will be essential reading for students ... Read more

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About Mary Larkin
Dr Mary Larkin is a programme leader in the Faculty of Health and Life Sciences at De Montfort University

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′I think there will be a lot of interest in this book. Its key selling point is the author′s interdisciplinary approach and the clarity with which she pulls it together′ - Sally Robinson, Canterbury Christ Church University ′Mary Larkin′s book is written in an accessible style which is suitable for first year ... Read more

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