Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
Green Infrastructure and Public Health
Foyalty 121

Green Infrastructure and Public Health (Paperback)

£39.99
Despatched in 2 business days.

Synopsis

There is a growing body of knowledge revealing a sweeping array of connections between public health and green infrastructure - but not until now have the links between them been brought together in one comprehensive book. Green Infrastructure and Public Health provides an overview of current research and theories of the ecological relationships and mechanisms by which the environment influences human health and health behaviour.





Covering a broad spectrum of contemporary understanding, Coutts outlines:





















public health models that explicitly promote the importance of the environment to health















ways in which the quality of the landscape is tied to health















challenges of maintaining viable landscapes amidst a rapidly changing global environment















This book presents the case for fundamental human dependence on the natural environment and creates a bridge between contemporary science on the structure and form of a healthy landscape and the myriad ways that a healthy landscape supports healthy human beings. It presents ideal reading for students and practitioners of landscape architecture, urban design, planning, and health studies.

Architecture & DesignArchitectureLandscape art & architectureMedical & VeterinaryMedicine: general issuesPublic health & preventive medicinePersonal & public healthScience & MathematicsGeographyHuman geographyTechnicalEnvironmental science, engineering & technology Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd Publication Date: 01/02/2016 ISBN-13: 9780415711364  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
Availability: Despatched in 2 business days. Login for Quick Checkout Add to Basket

Christopher Coutts holds undergraduate and graduate degrees in public health and a PhD in Urban, Technological, and Environmental Planning. His research examining green infrastructure and health linkages has appeared in both peer-reviewed urban planning and public health outlets. He is an associate professor of urban and regional planning and a research associate in the Center for Demography and Population Health at Florida State University, USA.

More books by Christopher Coutts

Leave Review

Delivery

Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Standard Delivery FREE FREE 3-5 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

An Uncertain Safety: Integrative...
(Hardback)
Thomas Wenzel; Boris Drozdek
 
 
£114.00
 
Palliative Care: Psychosocial...
(Hardback)
Alison Rodriguez
 
 
£90.00
 
Equity and Access: Health Care Studies
(Hardback)
Purendra Prasad; Amar Jesani
 
 
£46.99
 
The Politics of Health Promotion: ...
(Hardback)
Peter Triantafillou; Naja Vucina
 
 
£75.00
 
© W&G Foyle Ltd
Foyles uses cookies to help ensure your experience on our site is the best possible. Click here if you’d like to find out more about the types of cookies we use.
Accept and Close