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Rose's Strategy of Preventive Medicine$
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Geoffrey Rose, Kay-Tee Khaw, and Michael Marmot

Print publication date: 2008

Print ISBN-13: 9780192630971

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2009

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192630971.001.0001

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In search of health

In search of health

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(p.141) Chapter 8 In search of health
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Rose's Strategy of Preventive Medicine
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Geoffrey Rose

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192630971.003.0008

This chapter begins with a discussion of how populations change. It then explores the scientific justification for change, social engineering versus individual freedom, war as the biggest largest threat to public health, social and economic deprivation, and the responsibility for health.

Keywords:   populations, public health, preventive medicine, social engineering, economic deprivation

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