Potential Uses and Misuses of Education in Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
By: John Allengrate
Published: 1984
Uploaded: 04/05/2007
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Description/Abstract: National health priorities have moved toward promotion of health and disease prevention over care and disease treatment. Key sociopolitical influences and scientific concepts underlying this shift are analyzed. Strategies of the national program for health promotion and disease prevention include a discussion of uses and misuses of health education.

Source: Teachers College Record
Volume: 86
Number: 2, 1984
Pages: 359 - 373