Health promotion books
Evans D, Coutsaftiki D and Fathers C (2017) Health promotion and public health for nursing students (3rd edition), London: Learning Matters.
Kemm J (2015) Health promotion: ideology, discipline and specialism Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Naidoo J (2016) Foundations for health promotion (4th edition), Amsterdam: Elsevier.
Talbot L and Verinder G (2017) Promoting health: the primary health care approach (6th edition), Amsterdam: Elsevier.
Wills J (2014) Fundamentals of health promotion for nurses (2nd edition), Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell.
Wilson F, Mabhala M and Massey A (2015) Health improvement and well-being: strategies for action, Maidenhead: Open University Press.
Health protection books
Bowie P and De Wet C (2014) Safety and improvement in primary care: the essential guide, London: Radcliffe Publishing.
Hawker J (2012) Communicable disease control and health protection handbook, Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell.
Veenema T G (2012) Disaster nursing and emergency preparedness for chemical, biological and radiological terrorism and other hazards, New York: Springer.
Washer P (2014) Emerging infectious diseases and society, Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan.
Preventing ill health books
Gorin S (2014) Prevention practice in primary care, New York: Oxford University Press.
Larkin M (2011) Social aspects of health and illness and healthcare, Maidenhead: Open University Press.
Upton D and Thirlaway K (2014) Promoting healthy behaviour: a practical guide, Harlow: Pearson.
Public Health Books
Coggon J (2012) What makes health public?: A critical evaluation of moral, legal and political claims in public health Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Donaldson L (2017) Donaldsons’ essential public health (4th edition), London: CRC Press.
Gilliam S, Yates J and Badrinath P (2012) Essential public health: theory and practice, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Webb P (2016) Essential epidemiology: an introduction for students and health professionals (3rd edition), Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Guest C (2013) Oxford handbook of public health practice (3rd edition), Oxford: Oxford University Press.
Sim F and Wright J (2015) Working in public health: an introduction to careers in public health, Abigdon: Routledge.
Thompson S (2014) The essential guide to public health and health promotion, Abingdon: Routledge.
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