Article thumbnail
Location of Repository

Social and emotional determinants of health

By Elizabeth A. Parker

Abstract

- describe what is meant by socioeconomic differences in health, and the social and emotional determinants of health - understand how health inequalities are affected by the social and economic circumstances that people experience throughout their lives - discuss how factors such as living and working conditions, income, place and education can impact on health - identify actions for public health policy-makers that have the potential to make a difference in improving health outcomes within populations - appreciate the concept of social cohesion and social capital, and their role as potential protective factors in health - understand conceptual models that can assist in analysing these issues

Topics: 111701 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health, 111706 Epidemiology, 111712 Health Promotion, socioeconomic differences, social determinants, economic determinants
Publisher: Elsevier
Year: 2011
OAI identifier: oai:eprints.qut.edu.au:47636
Download PDF:
Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s):
  • http://www.elsevierhealth.com.... (external link)
  • https://eprints.qut.edu.au/476... (external link)
  • https://eprints.qut.edu.au/476... (external link)
  • Suggested articles


    To submit an update or takedown request for this paper, please submit an Update/Correction/Removal Request.