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作者 Buchanan, David R
書名 An Ethic for Health Promotion : Rethinking the Sources of Human Well-Being
出版項 Cary : Oxford University Press, Incorporated, 2000
©2000
國際標準書號 9780199748860 (electronic bk.)
9780195130577
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說明 1 online resource (229 pages)
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附註 Intro -- Contents -- 1. Disquietudes -- Purposes -- Challenges -- The Sources of Modern Malaise -- Is the Quest for a Science of Health Promotion Contributing to the Problem? -- 2. Contemporary Threats to Health -- A Short History of Health Promotion -- Progress through Science -- Healthy People -- Pressure from Managed Care -- The Social Origins of Modern Maladies -- 3. The Limits of Science -- Historical Shifts in Epistemology -- Epistemological Shortcomings -- Ethical Pitfalls -- 4. Iatrogenesis in Health Promotion -- Social Learning Theory -- Social Marketing -- Empowerment -- 5. Practical Reason -- Definition and Characteristics -- The Priority of Practical Reason -- The Warrants of Practical Reason -- 6. Health and Well-Being -- The Myths of Hygeia and Asclepius -- The Difference and Relationship between Health and Well-Being -- Mindfulness: The Virtue of Well-Being -- Rethinking the Sources of Human Well-Being -- Taking Stock -- 7. Civility, Trust, and Community Well-Being -- Public Life in a Procedural Democracy -- Civility and Civil Society -- Trust and Social Integrity -- 8. A New Way of Practice -- Research for Practical Purposes -- Professional Preparation -- Programs As Public Spaces for Engaging Community -- 9. Justice, Caring, Responsibility -- Justice -- Caring and Respect -- Responsibility -- The Promise of Health Promotion -- Notes -- References -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W
What is the goal of public health promotion today? If the leading causes of mortality nowadays are primarily attributable to lifestyle behaviors, is the purpose of research to develop the power to change those behaviors, in the same way that science has been able to control infectious diseases? Or is the quest for effective behavior modification techniques antithetical to the idea of promoting well-being defined in terms of individual autonomy, dignity, and integrity. An Ethic for Health Promotion explores these questions
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Buchanan, David R. An Ethic for Health Promotion : Rethinking the Sources of Human Well-Being Cary : Oxford University Press, Incorporated,c2000 9780195130577
主題 Health promotion -- Moral and ethical aspects.;Health promotion -- Philosophy
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