- Format: Paperback
- Number Of Pages: 400 pages
- Dimensions: 185.42 x 228.6 x 17.78mm
- Weight: 521.63g
- Publication date: 02 Mar 2011
- Publisher: Pearson Education (US)Imprint: Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company, Subs of Addison Wesley Longman, Inc
The Fifth Edition of Principles and Foundations connects you to research, resources, and practitioners in health education while providing a solid foundation in the history, philosophy, theory, and ethics of health education. This text continues to provide the best overall introduction to the growing profession of Health Promotion and Education by covering the roles and responsibilities of health educators, the settings where health educators are employed, and the ethics of the profession. In addition to covering the history of health, health care, and health education, the book provides a preview of what the future may hold for health promotion and education professionals. The Fifth Edition includes new Practitionerâ s Perspective features and updates to all chapters, reflecting the most current thinking and practices in the field.