Why are some people healthy and others not: the determinants of health of populations

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Author: 
Robert G. Evans
Morris L. Barer
Theodore R. Marmor
Publisher: 
Aldine De Gruyter
Publication Date: 
1994
Publication Place: 
Hawthorne, NY

Discusses the findings of a five-year study, under the auspices of the population health program of the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research that probed the links between social hierarchy, the macroenvironmental factors in illness patterns, the quality of the microenvironment and other determinants of health. Provides an understanding of the underlying public health issues for the next several decades.

ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 0202304906