Administration of The Policy And Health

Protecting Children's Health in a Changing Environment: Report of the Fifth Ministerial Conference on Environment and Health

Protecting Children's Health in a Changing Environment: Report of the Fifth Ministerial Conference on Environment and Health by WHO Regional Office for Europe
English | Jan. 17, 2011 | ISBN: 9289014199 | 92 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

With the needs of children and young people uppermost, this Conference focused on three main priority areas. The first was the progress and impact of the environment and health process, particularly in the countries of south-eastern and eastern Europe, the Caucasus and central Asia, and where further action is needed. The second priority area was socioeconomic, gender, age and other inequalities in environment and health, and the measures that can be taken to address them.
Hospital-Based Integrative Medicine: A Case Study of the Barriers and Factors Facilitating the Creation of a Center (Rand Corpo

Hospital-Based Integrative Medicine: A Case Study of the Barriers and Factors Facilitating the Creation of a Center (Rand Corporation Monograph) by Ian D. Coulter
English | Sep. 24, 2008 | ISBN: 0833045598 | 193 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

This study tracks the establishment of a single hospitalbased integrative medicine center. Although some factors clearly worked in favor of the center, the hospital had few models to guide it and no experience in creating such a clinic. Thus, it made many decisions in the areas of administration, finance, and legal issues that created barriers to the center's success, and the center was ultimately closed.
Family and Community Interventions for Children Affected by AIDS (Research Monograph / Social Aspects of HIV/AIDS and Health R)

Family and Community Interventions for Children Affected by AIDS (Research Monograph / Social Aspects of HIV/AIDS and Health R) by Linda Richter
English | Apr. 1, 2005 | ISBN: 0796920672 | 182 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

This report forms part of a project funded by the W. K. Kellogg Foundation to implement a strategy for the care of orphans and vulnerable children in Botswana, South Africa, and Zimbabwe with a review of the available scientific information on interventions aimed at children, families, households, and communities.
Heavy! The Surprising Reasons America Is the Land of the Free - And the Home of the Fat

Heavy! The Surprising Reasons America Is the Land of the Free - And the Home of the Fat by Richard B. McKenzie
English | Sep. 30, 2011 | ISBN: 3642201342 | 342 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

America’s emerging “fat war” threatens to pit a shrinking population of trim Americans against an expanding population of heavy Americans in raging policy debates over “fat taxes” and “fat bans.”
The Seleukid Royal Economy: The Finances and Financial Administration of the Seleukid Empire

The Seleukid Royal Economy: The Finances and Financial Administration of the Seleukid Empire by G. G. Aperghis
English | Jan. 31, 2005 | ISBN: 0521837073 | 379 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

The Seleukid empire, the principal successor-state of the empire of Alexander the Great, endured for over 200 years and extended from the Mediterranean Sea to the borders of India at its peak.

Encyclopedia of the Social and Cultural Foundations of Education  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at Jan. 20, 2017
Encyclopedia of the Social and Cultural Foundations of Education

Eugene F. Provenzo, "Encyclopedia of the Social and Cultural Foundations of Education"
2008 | pages: 1332 | ISBN: 1412906784 | PDF | 43,7 mb

Farmers Helping Farmers : The Rise of the Farm and Home Bureaus, 1914-1935  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Jan. 18, 2017
Farmers Helping Farmers : The Rise of the Farm and Home Bureaus, 1914-1935

Farmers Helping Farmers : The Rise of the Farm and Home Bureaus, 1914-1935
by Nancy K. Berlage
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0807163309 | 321 Pages | True PDF | 13.6 MB

In Farmers Helping Farmers, Berlage explores how bureaus served as the locus of science-based agriculture for rural communities.
Machine Learning for Health Informatics: State-of-the-Art and Future Challenges (Lecture Notes in Computer Science)

Machine Learning for Health Informatics: State-of-the-Art and Future Challenges (Lecture Notes in Computer Science) by Andreas Holzinger
English | 10 Dec. 2016 | ISBN: 3319504770 | 504 Pages | PDF | 27 MB

Machine learning (ML) is the fastest growing field in computer science, and Health Informatics (HI) is amongst the greatest application challenges, providing future benefits in improved medical diagnoses, disease analyses, and pharmaceutical development. However, successful ML for HI needs a concerted effort, fostering integrative research between experts ranging from diverse disciplines from data science to visualization.
Morality and Citizenship in English Schools: Secular Approaches, 1897-1944 (Histories of the Sacred and Secular, 1700-2000)

Morality and Citizenship in English Schools: Secular Approaches, 1897-1944 (Histories of the Sacred and Secular, 1700-2000) by Susannah Wright
English | 19 Dec. 2016 | ISBN: 1137399430 | 251 Pages | PDF | 2.5 MB

This book sheds new light on early twentieth-century secularism by examining campaigns to challenge dominant Christian approaches to the teaching of morality and citizenship in English schools, and to offer superior alternatives. It brings together, for the first time, the activities of different educators and pressure groups,

The Arc of Life: Evolution and Health Across the Life Course  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by hill0 at Jan. 5, 2017
The Arc of Life: Evolution and Health Across the Life Course

The Arc of Life: Evolution and Health Across the Life Course by Grazyna Jasienska
English | 6 Feb. 2017 | ISBN: 1493940368 | 199 Pages | PDF | 3.29 MB

Given the rapidly developing area of evolutionary medicine and public health, The Arc of Life examines ways in which research conducted by biological anthropologists can enrich our understanding of variation in human health outcomes.