The Resource Health activism : foundations and strategies, Glenn Laverack

Health activism : foundations and strategies, Glenn Laverack

Label
Health activism : foundations and strategies
Title
Health activism
Title remainder
foundations and strategies
Statement of responsibility
Glenn Laverack
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Laverack, Glenn
Dewey number
614.4
Index
index present
LC call number
RA427.8
LC item number
.L38 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Health promotion
  • Health education
Label
Health activism : foundations and strategies, Glenn Laverack
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [150]-167) and index
Contents
  • Power
  • Critical consciousness
  • Photovoice
  • Advocacy
  • Leadership qualities for activism
  • Leadership skills
  • Leaders as managers
  • Leaders as communicators
  • 8.
  • Community activism
  • Working with communities
  • radical perspective
  • Working with civil society
  • NIMBY, WIMBY, NIABY
  • Community-based action
  • Pressure groups
  • Strategies for community-based actions
  • Disruption at, or of, a specific target
  • Protests and demonstrations
  • Boycotts
  • Raising the awareness of, or influencing, a specific target
  • Lobbying
  • Hard power
  • Grassroots lobbying
  • Political leverage
  • 9.
  • Networks and activism
  • Working with networks
  • Networks and health
  • Networks for patients
  • Professional health networks
  • Building partnerships, coalitions and alliances
  • Partnerships
  • Soft power
  • Coalitions
  • Coalitions and the homeless
  • Alliances
  • Community oil cooperatives
  • 10.
  • future role of health activism
  • Individualism and health
  • Creating a supportive political environment for health activism
  • role of activism in addressing social injustice and health inequality
  • future role of health activism
  • Three faces of hard power
  • Working together for change
  • Power-from-within
  • Power-over
  • Power-with
  • Powerlessness
  • Empowerment
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • 2.
  • International experiences of activism
  • role of social movements
  • Health social movements
  • International activist movements
  • Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament
  • Environmentalism
  • animal rights movement
  • Counter tactics by commercial and corporate interests
  • What works and what does not in activism
  • 1.
  • 3.
  • Activism and the health practitioner
  • Health programming
  • role of the health practitioner
  • Philosophical considerations
  • Ethical considerations
  • Who, at the expense of others, should get priority for programme support and assistance?
  • What if the group in question is involved in unpalatable activities?
  • Do people really want to be, or can they become, empowered?
  • Do health practitioners want to help to empower people or to simply change their behaviour?
  • Foundations of health activism
  • bottom-up approach
  • Grounded citizens' juries
  • Lay epidemiology and health activism
  • 4.
  • Strategies to influence healthy public policy
  • Community empowerment for social and political change
  • What is policy?
  • policy process
  • Models of the policy process
  • six-step strategy to influencing healthy public policy
  • Activism
  • 1.
  • Identify issues
  • 2.
  • Policy analysis
  • 3.
  • Undertake consultation
  • 4.
  • Move towards decisions
  • 5.
  • Implementation
  • Strategies for activism
  • 6.
  • Evaluation
  • story of the New Zealand Prostitutes Collective
  • HIV/AIDS epidemic
  • partnership with the Ministry of Health
  • Influencing policy
  • 5.
  • Activism and the social determinants of health
  • social determinants of health
  • 1.
  • Health activism
  • Tackle the inequitable distribution of power, money and resources
  • 2.
  • Measure and understand the problem and assess the impact of action
  • 3.
  • Improve daily living conditions
  • Activism and the social determinants of health
  • Employment and health
  • eight-hour-day movement
  • Food justice movements
  • New York City Food Movement
  • Women and activism
  • housing movements
  • Market intervention
  • construction of social housing
  • Community control
  • Autonomous movements
  • 6.
  • Activism and the media
  • Media advocacy
  • Citizen journalism and the alternative press
  • mass media
  • Social justice, equity and health inequity
  • Community radio and television
  • Information and communication technology
  • Every Australian Counts
  • Short Message Service
  • Internet activism
  • World Wide Web
  • 7.
  • individual as activist
  • role of the health activist
  • Strategies for individual activists
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 175 p.
Isbn
9781446249642
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2893385-01umb_inst
  • 2728750
  • (Sirsi) i9781446249659
  • (OCoLC)812072942
Label
Health activism : foundations and strategies, Glenn Laverack
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [150]-167) and index
Contents
  • Power
  • Critical consciousness
  • Photovoice
  • Advocacy
  • Leadership qualities for activism
  • Leadership skills
  • Leaders as managers
  • Leaders as communicators
  • 8.
  • Community activism
  • Working with communities
  • radical perspective
  • Working with civil society
  • NIMBY, WIMBY, NIABY
  • Community-based action
  • Pressure groups
  • Strategies for community-based actions
  • Disruption at, or of, a specific target
  • Protests and demonstrations
  • Boycotts
  • Raising the awareness of, or influencing, a specific target
  • Lobbying
  • Hard power
  • Grassroots lobbying
  • Political leverage
  • 9.
  • Networks and activism
  • Working with networks
  • Networks and health
  • Networks for patients
  • Professional health networks
  • Building partnerships, coalitions and alliances
  • Partnerships
  • Soft power
  • Coalitions
  • Coalitions and the homeless
  • Alliances
  • Community oil cooperatives
  • 10.
  • future role of health activism
  • Individualism and health
  • Creating a supportive political environment for health activism
  • role of activism in addressing social injustice and health inequality
  • future role of health activism
  • Three faces of hard power
  • Working together for change
  • Power-from-within
  • Power-over
  • Power-with
  • Powerlessness
  • Empowerment
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • 2.
  • International experiences of activism
  • role of social movements
  • Health social movements
  • International activist movements
  • Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament
  • Environmentalism
  • animal rights movement
  • Counter tactics by commercial and corporate interests
  • What works and what does not in activism
  • 1.
  • 3.
  • Activism and the health practitioner
  • Health programming
  • role of the health practitioner
  • Philosophical considerations
  • Ethical considerations
  • Who, at the expense of others, should get priority for programme support and assistance?
  • What if the group in question is involved in unpalatable activities?
  • Do people really want to be, or can they become, empowered?
  • Do health practitioners want to help to empower people or to simply change their behaviour?
  • Foundations of health activism
  • bottom-up approach
  • Grounded citizens' juries
  • Lay epidemiology and health activism
  • 4.
  • Strategies to influence healthy public policy
  • Community empowerment for social and political change
  • What is policy?
  • policy process
  • Models of the policy process
  • six-step strategy to influencing healthy public policy
  • Activism
  • 1.
  • Identify issues
  • 2.
  • Policy analysis
  • 3.
  • Undertake consultation
  • 4.
  • Move towards decisions
  • 5.
  • Implementation
  • Strategies for activism
  • 6.
  • Evaluation
  • story of the New Zealand Prostitutes Collective
  • HIV/AIDS epidemic
  • partnership with the Ministry of Health
  • Influencing policy
  • 5.
  • Activism and the social determinants of health
  • social determinants of health
  • 1.
  • Health activism
  • Tackle the inequitable distribution of power, money and resources
  • 2.
  • Measure and understand the problem and assess the impact of action
  • 3.
  • Improve daily living conditions
  • Activism and the social determinants of health
  • Employment and health
  • eight-hour-day movement
  • Food justice movements
  • New York City Food Movement
  • Women and activism
  • housing movements
  • Market intervention
  • construction of social housing
  • Community control
  • Autonomous movements
  • 6.
  • Activism and the media
  • Media advocacy
  • Citizen journalism and the alternative press
  • mass media
  • Social justice, equity and health inequity
  • Community radio and television
  • Information and communication technology
  • Every Australian Counts
  • Short Message Service
  • Internet activism
  • World Wide Web
  • 7.
  • individual as activist
  • role of the health activist
  • Strategies for individual activists
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 175 p.
Isbn
9781446249642
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
System control number
  • (CaMWU)u2893385-01umb_inst
  • 2728750
  • (Sirsi) i9781446249659
  • (OCoLC)812072942

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