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Transdisciplinary Public Health: Research, Education, and Practice

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Haire-Joshu D, McBride, T., eds. Transdisciplinary Public Health: Research, Education, and Practice. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass; 2013.

The complexity of public health and social problems is becoming more challenging. Understanding and designing solutions for these problems requires perspectives from multiple disciplines and fields as well as cross-disciplinary research and practice teams. Transdisciplinary Public Health fills a void in the literature and offers a comprehensive text that introduces transdisciplinary methods as a means for providing an innovative tool set for problem-solving in public health research and practice. With contributions from leading experts, Transdisciplinary Public Health offers an understanding of interactions among the biological, behavioral, social, and public health sciences; shared disciplinary frameworks in analyzing health problems; and the integration and evaluation of transdisciplinary solutions to alleviate complex public health issues. Use of this important resource will promote transdisciplinary research and practice, resulting in novel solutions that positively impact human health.

Online at: http://www.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-0470621990.html

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English

Type of Publication:

Edited book

Keywords:

Transdisciplinary, public health, research, practice

Addresses these goal(s):

  • Establish or maintain effective team science endeavors

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