Rural Health Disparities Public Health, Policy, and Planning Approaches

This innovative resource offers a unique, multidisciplinary approach for the utilization of planning theory to eliminate health disparities in rural communities. The book provides tools in the public health, policy, and planning disciplines to help resolve significant differences in life expectancy...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Taylor, Monica M.
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Springer International Publishing 2019, 2019
Edition:1st ed. 2019
Series:SpringerBriefs in Public Health
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Spatial Injustice: The Global and National Rural Health Crisis
  • Environmental Injustice in Rural Communities
  • Rural Health Disparities: The Public Health Perspective
  • Rural Health Disparities: The Public Policy Perspective
  • Rural Health Disparities: The Planning Perspective
  • Conclusion: A Progressive Vision