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Forthcoming Health Geography Books

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  1. Green Infrastructure and Public Health

    By Christopher Coutts

    To Be Published January 1st 2016 by Routledge

  2. The Future of Public Water Governance

    Has Water Privatization Peaked?

    Edited by Christopher A. Scott, Bernard de Gouvello

    Series: Routledge Special Issues on Water Policy and Governance

    The privatization of water supply and wastewater systems, together with institutional restructuring of governance – through decentralization and the penetration of global firms in local and regional markets – have been promoted as solutions to increase economic efficiency and achieve universal...

    To Be Published January 5th 2016 by Routledge

  3. The Anthropology of Obesity in the United States

    By Anna Bellisari

    To Be Published January 31st 2016 by Routledge

  4. Routledge Handbook of Food and Nutrition Security

    Edited by Bill Pritchard, Rodomiro Ortiz, Meera Shekar

    The concept of food and nutrition security has evolved and risen to the top of the international policy agenda over the last decade. Yet it is a complex and multi-faceted issue, requiring a broad and inter-disciplinary perspective for full understanding. This Handbook represents the most...

    To Be Published February 28th 2016 by Routledge

  5. Global Health Geographies

    Edited by Clare Herrick, David Reubi

    Series: Routledge Studies in Public Health

    To Be Published February 28th 2016 by Routledge

  6. City of Well-being

    A guide to the science and art of settlement planning

    By Hugh Barton

    Town planning is deeply implicated in both the planetary crisis of climate change and the personal crises of unhealthy lifestyle, both as cause and potential remedy. While the core concept of seeing settlements as providing the human habitat is widely accepted, all too often there is a failure...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Routledge

  7. Food Literacy

    Edited by Helen Vidgen

    Series: Routledge Studies in Food, Society and the Environment

    The relationship between food and health is a key challenge facing contemporary society, as demonstrated through the co-existence of poor diets, obesity and malnutrition. Yet public knowledge of food – its origins, health benefits and harm, social, economic and cultural dimensions – is...

    To Be Published March 31st 2016 by Routledge

  8. Green Exercise

    Linking Nature, Health and Well-being

    Edited by Jo Barton, Rachel Bragg, Carly Wood, Jules N. Pretty OBE

    The concept of Green Exercise (GE) has now been widely adopted and implies a synergistic health benefit of being active in the presence of nature. This book aims to provide a balanced overview and synthesis text on all aspects of GE and integrate evidence from many different disciplines including...

    To Be Published April 30th 2016 by Routledge