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Public Health Ecology

Title: Public Health Ecology.
Name(s): Coutts, Christopher, author
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Text
Issuance: serial
Date Issued: 2010
Physical Form: computer
online resource
Extent: 1 online resource
Language(s): English
Abstract/Description: The objective of this column is to offer public health ecology as a method to conceptualize the deleterious connections between land conservation and human health. A vital part of our efforts in sustainability and creating ecologically sensitive and health-supporting environments is the conservation and rehabilitation of the green infrastructure that delivers not only basic environmental needs essential to sustaining life but also the behaviors that ameliorate chronic disease. Public health ecology adopts the interrelationship between humans and their environment, and the quality of this relationship is measured in the health of the persons who are dependent on its form and structure.
Identifier: FSU_migr_durp_faculty_publications-0006 (IID)
Keywords: Public Health, Ecology, Infrastructure
Note: Published in the Journal of Environmental Health. Copyright © 2010, National Environmental Association. Reposted by permission.
Citation: Coutts, C. (2010). Public health ecology. Journal of Environmental Health, 72(6), 53-55.
Subject(s): Social sciences
Cities and towns -- Study and teaching
City planning
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Owner Institution: FSU
Is Part of Series: Department of Urban and Regional Planning Faculty Publications.
Is Part Of: Journal of Environmental Health.
Issue: 6, 72

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