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Hardcover. This fascinating and revealing work examines the incredible power of junk food and fast food-how nostalgic we are about them, the influence of the companies that manufacture or sell them, and their alarming effect on our country's state of health. Num Pages: 813 pages. BIC Classification: JFCA; MBNH3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 254 x 178 x 64. Weight in Grams: 2155.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
ABC-CLIO United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
813
Condition
New
SKU
V9780313393938
ISBN
9780313393938
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 181.58
€ 166.37

Hardcover. Chronicles experiences of adults with neurofibromatosis 1, a condition misdiagnosed for many years as "The Elephant Man's Disease". The author examines the psychosocial costs of this misdiagnosis and the media's portrayal of "The Elephant Man", and suggests improvements for care. Num Pages: 216 pages, appendices, references, index. BIC Classification: MBN; MBP; MJCG1; MJN; PSXM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 166 x 22. Weight in Grams: 494.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1999
Publisher
ABC-CLIO United States
Number of pages
216
Condition
New
SKU
V9780865692879
ISBN
9780865692879
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 86.69
€ 77.95

Paperback. Num Pages: 104 pages. BIC Classification: MBNH3. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
American Dietetic Association,U.S. United States
Number of pages
104
Condition
New
SKU
V9780880914925
ISBN
9780880914925
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 17.34

Paperback. First published in 1920, this book discusses the causes and nature of food poisoning. Num Pages: 258 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JJG; MBNH; MBX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 216 x 140 x 15. Weight in Grams: 330.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
258
Condition
New
Edition
Reissue
SKU
V9781107494879
ISBN
9781107494879
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 36.23

Hardback. Complete with cutting-edge science and success stories, The Micronutrient Miracle reveals how our habits may be depleting essential micronutrients and provides an easy, prescriptive plan to reverse these effects. This book will appeal to a wide variety of readers including low-carb, low-fat, vegan, and even Paleo options. Num Pages: 384 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: MBNH3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 231 x 165 x 37. Weight in Grams: 726.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Rodale Press Inc. United States
Edition
Illustrated
Number of pages
384
Condition
New
SKU
V9781623365325
ISBN
9781623365325
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 27.99
€ 26.04

Paperback. The WHO inaugurated 'Healthy Cities' project has had an enormous impact on community development, health education and housing policies in cities all over the world. This book carefully evaluates the successes and failures of the scheme so far. Editor(s): Davies, John K.; Kelly, Michael P. Num Pages: 204 pages, 6 tables, 7 figures. BIC Classification: JKSR; JPSN; MBN; MBP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (XV) Technical / Manuals. Dimension: 141 x 216 x 18. Weight in Grams: 274.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1993
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
204
Condition
New
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9780415077927
ISBN
9780415077927
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 31.30

Paperback. The bestselling environmental health text, with all new coverage of key topics Environmental Health: From Global to Local is a comprehensive introduction to the subject, and a contemporary, authoritative text for students of public health, environmental health, preventive medicine, community health, and environmental studies. Editor(s): Frumkin, Howard, MD, MPH, PhD. Series: Public Health/Environmental Health. Num Pages: 756 pages. BIC Classification: MBNH2. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Weight in Grams: 666.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons Inc
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781118984765
ISBN
9781118984765
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 127.48

hardcover. This book teaches researchers how to evaluate health interventions and simplifies the process of analyzing data. Num Pages: 176 pages, 29 b/w illus. 56 tables. BIC Classification: MBNS; MBP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 246 x 189 x 12. Weight in Grams: 540.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Edition
Illustrated
Number of pages
176
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521514880
ISBN
9780521514880
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 126.44

Paperback. This book examines the ways in which social relations condition health and the public policies that address it. Editor(s): Hall, Peter A.; Lamont, Michele. Num Pages: 358 pages, 19 b/w illus. 2 tables. BIC Classification: JHB; MBNH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 158 x 21. Weight in Grams: 508.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
358
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521736305
ISBN
9780521736305
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 31.76

Paperback. Num Pages: 142 pages. BIC Classification: MBNH3; MMZD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
American Dietetic Association,U.S. United States
Edition
2nd Edition
Number of pages
142
Condition
New
SKU
V9780880919821
ISBN
9780880919821
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 44.99
€ 37.69

Paperback. Presents an extended case study of the 20th-century AIDS epidemic and the cultural circumstances from which it emerged. The book brings together anthropology, demography and epidemiology to explain how the Chagga people of Tanzania in Africa experience AIDS. Series: Worlds of Desire S. Num Pages: 272 pages, 2 maps, 6 line drawings, 11 tables. BIC Classification: 1HFGT; JFFH2; JHMC; MBNS. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 228 x 152 x 18. Weight in Grams: 430.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226748863
ISBN
9780226748863
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 35.99
€ 28.22

Hardback. Tracking the distribution of disease and pinpointing relevant risk factors, this book reveals how social problems are intrinsically linked to the health of populations. This book shows how the growing field of social epidemiology is both practical and activist. It draws on empirical findings to conduct policymaking research. Num Pages: 632 pages, 91 illus. BIC Classification: JKS; MBNH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 238 x 167 x 40. Weight in Grams: 1070. Strategies for Public Health Activism. 632 pages, 91 black & white illustrations. Tracking the distribution of disease and pinpointing relevant risk factors, this book reveals how social problems are intrinsically linked to the health of populations. This book shows how the growing field of social epidemiology is both practical and activist. It draws on empirical findings to conduct policymaking research. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: JKS; MBNH. Dimension: 238 x 167 x 40. Weight: 1070.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Columbia University Press
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
632
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231100489
ISBN
9780231100489
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 72.63
€ 55.91

Paperback. A well-informed portrait, part social critique, part memoir, of sexual mores and homosexuality in provincial Mexico. Series: Between Men - Between Women: Lesbian & Gay Studies. Num Pages: 168 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KLCM; JFFH2; JFSK; JHM; MBNS; MJCJ2. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 224 x 144 x 11. Weight in Grams: 272.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
Columbia University Press United States
Edition
0th Edition
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231101912
ISBN
9780231101912
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 36.99
€ 26.99

Hardback. Drawing on environmental and medical sociology, environmental justice, and social movement studies, this work looks at the ways scientific findings are made available to the public and the changing nature of policy offers a new perspective on health and the environment and the relationship among people, knowledge, power, and authority. Num Pages: 392 pages, 12 illus. BIC Classification: MBNH2; RNT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 163 x 241 x 28. Weight in Grams: 678.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Columbia University Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
384
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231129480
ISBN
9780231129480
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 54.99
€ 38.89

Hardback. The media constantly bombard us with news of the health hazards that lurk in our everyday lives. But, many of these hazards, even some that provoke regulatory action, have been greatly overblown. This book examines the forces that contribute to health scares and economic, political, and psychological consequences of their "social amplification." Num Pages: 272 pages, 12 illus, 12 tables. BIC Classification: MBNH; MBNS; MBP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 23. Weight in Grams: 544.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Columbia University Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
272
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231141482
ISBN
9780231141482
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 103.09
€ 78.02

Hardback. Editor(s): Formicola, Allan; Hernandez-Cordero, Lourdes. Num Pages: 320 pages, 5 halftones, 0 color illus., 0 line drawings, 28 tables. BIC Classification: 1KBBEY; JFSG; JKSN1; MBN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152. Weight in Grams: 454.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Columbia University Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231151665
ISBN
9780231151665
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 107.78
€ 81.53

Paperback. Editor(s): Formicola, Allan; Hernandez-Cordero, Lourdes. Num Pages: 320 pages, 5 halftones, 0 color illus., 0 line drawings, 28 tables. BIC Classification: 1KBBEY; JFSG; JKSN1; MBN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 225 x 153 x 15. Weight in Grams: 424.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Columbia University Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231151672
ISBN
9780231151672
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 36.99
€ 26.99

Hardback. Editor(s): Bearman, Peter; Neckerman, Kathryn M.; Wright, Leslie. Num Pages: 456 pages, 51 illus.; 72 tables. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JPP; JPQB; MBN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 28. Weight in Grams: 454.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Columbia University Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
456
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231157766
ISBN
9780231157766
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 132.38
€ 99.29

Paperback. Editor(s): Bearman, Peter; Neckerman, Kathryn M.; Wright, Leslie. Num Pages: 456 pages, 51 illus.; 72 tables. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JPP; JPQB; MBN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 155 x 23. Weight in Grams: 602.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Columbia University Press United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
456
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231157773
ISBN
9780231157773
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 41.00
€ 32.93

Hardback. Revised and updated translation of: Le sida dans le monde: entre science et politique / Peter Piot. Paris: Odile Jacob, c2011. Translator(s): Garey, Laurence. Num Pages: 216 pages, 22 figures. BIC Classification: MBN; MBP; MJCJ2. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 166 x 237 x 24. Weight in Grams: 492.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Columbia University Press
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231166263
ISBN
9780231166263
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 33.99
€ 24.68

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