WATCH FOR NEW THIRD EDITION TO BE PUBLISHED IN EARLY 2016
Comprehensive and authoritative guide for students of public health, environmental health, preventive medicine, community health and environmental studies, this well-rounded text provides a multi-faceted view of environmental health and how it affects different regions, populations, and professions. The third edition offers new coverage of ecology, sustainability, and vulnerable populations, with integrated coverage of policy issues.
In addition to covering the core environmental health topics: air, water, chemical toxins, radiation, and pest control, the third edition also addresses building design, urban and regional planning, energy, transportation, disaster preparedness and response, climate change, and environmental psychology.
Use this book to:
- Explore the cross-discipline manifestations of environmental health
- Understand the global ramifications of population and climate change
- Learn how environmental issues affect health and well-being closer to home
- Discover how different fields incorporate environmental health perspectives