Assessing Networks for Health Promotion

ab 34,90 

Ursel Broesskamp-Stone

Framework and Examples

ISBN 978-3-8258-7674-8
Band-Nr. 2
Jahr 2004
Seiten 600
Bindung broschiert
Reihe Politik und Partizipation

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Not all „networks“ deserve this name, in Public Health and
Interorganisational networks are a particular organisational form, a means
for institutions to jointly achieve complex goals in fast changing

The field of Health Promotion did spearhead a network approach: to implement
the settings approach on a large scale without compromising participation.
Yet, the systematic assessment of the networks received little research
attention. This
book responds:

It presents current research knowledge, explains network and health
promotion approach alike; offers a practical network assessment tool; and
pays particular attention to European and national networks for Health
Promoting Schools and similar settings.