[Reading] ➾ Governing for Health ➵ Frances Baum – Tbjewellers.co.uk Some aspects of public health vary by locality or jurisdiction Political challenges are not one of themAs governments on every scale become motivated by short term economic gains the essential causes Some aspects of public health vary by locality or jurisdiction Political challenges are not one of themAs governments on every scale become motivated by short term economic gains the essential causes of public health and euity are regularly subject to political uestioning and
Governing for Kindle - financial shortcutting Governing for Health is a counterpoint to this myopic approach a passionate rigorous case for why the health of a society is both its greatest measure and its most untapped source of prosperityDrawing on evidence from economic policy urban planning education environmental policy and civil action Fran Baum offers than a pie in sky vision of an euitable society Governing for Health is an actionable and inspiring roadmap to a society that draws prosperity from advancing the health of its people It utilizes methods of progress measuring city planning and progressive policy focal points to advance goals that are unreachable in traditional economics driven government practiceWhether for students in health euity seasoned public health professionals or citizens interested in their community's and their own health this book offers a trenchant richly rewarding and accessible look at the field's ultimate end game and with it hope that it's closer than we think.
- 248 pages
- Governing for Health
- Frances Baum
- 02 May 2015 Frances Baum