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Best Public Health Books Worth Your Attention

Looking for the best Public Health books? Browse our list to find excellent book recommendations on the subject.

1. Introduction to Public Health (2016)

Best Public Health Books Worth Your AttentionIntroduction to Public Health, Fifth Edition offers a thorough, accessible overview of the expanding field of public health for students new to its concepts and actors. Written in engaging, nontechnical language, this best selling text explains in clear terms the multi disciplinary strategies and methods used for measuring, assessing, and promoting public health.Packed with illustrative real world examples, this updated edition provides students with informative discussions of the current technical issues and practical obstacles facing public health practitioners and policymakers alike. In her unique…
Author(s): Mary-Jane Schneider

2. Qualitative Methods in Public Health: A Field Guide for Applied Research (Jossey-Bass Public Health) by Elizabeth E. Tolley (2016-05-09) (1616)

Best Public Health Books Worth Your AttentionPaperback Publisher: Jossey-Bass (1616) ASIN: B01NH0VL1J Shipping Information: View shipping rates and policies Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars 3 customer reviews Would you like to tell us about a lower price? If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?…
Author(s): Elizabeth E. Tolley;Priscilla R. Ulin;Natasha Mack;Elizabeth T. Robinson;Stacey M. Succop

3. Health Behavior Theory For Public Health: Principles, Foundations, and Applications by Ralph J. DiClemente (2011-12-23) ()

Best Public Health Books Worth Your AttentionPaperback Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning (1779) ASIN: B01NAND4F4 Shipping Information: View shipping rates and policies Average Customer Review: 3.7 out of 5 stars 17 customer reviews Would you like to tell us about a lower price? If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?…
Author(s): Jan 1, 1779

4. 101 + Careers in Public Health, Second Edition (2015)

Best Public Health Books Worth Your AttentionIn just the past few years, interest in public health careers has soared. Public health degrees are more popular than ever, but what opportunities are out there once you’ve earned that MPH? And do you have to have a degree in public health to break into this field? This updated and revised second edition of 101+ Careers in Public Health provides an extensive overview of the numerous and diverse career options available and the many different roads to achieving them. It includes both familiar public health careers and emerging opportunities. New to the second edition are…
Author(s): Beth Seltzer

5. A History of Public Health (2015)

Best Public Health Books Worth Your AttentionSince publication in 1958, George Rosen’s classic book has been regarded as the essential international history of public health. Describing the development of public health in classical Greece, imperial Rome, England, Europe, the United States, and elsewhere, Rosen illuminates the lives and contributions of the field’s great figures. He considers such community health problems as infectious disease, water supply and sewage disposal, maternal and child health, nutrition, and occupational disease and injury. And he assesses the public health landscape of health education, public health…
Author(s): George Rosen , Elizabeth Fee, et al.

6. Epidemiology For Public Health Practice (Friis, Epidemiology for Public Health Practice) by Robert H. Friis (2013-03-22) (1701)

Best Public Health Books Worth Your AttentionPaperback Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning (1701) ASIN: B01MS1Y0ZM Shipping Information: View shipping rates and policies Average Customer Review: 4.1 out of 5 stars 65 customer reviews Would you like to tell us about a lower price? If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?…
Author(s): Robert H. Friis;Thomas Sellers

7. Major Problems in the History of American Medicine & Public Health (01) by Warner, John Harley – Tighe, Janet A [Paperback (2006)] (2006)

Best Public Health Books Worth Your AttentionMajor Problems in the History of American Medicine & Public Health (01) by Warner, John Harley – Tighe, Janet A [Paperback (2006)]…
Author(s): Warner

9. Essentials of Biostatistics for Public Health by Christine Sullivan,Lisa M. Sullivan (January 1, 2011) Paperback ()

Best Public Health Books Worth Your AttentionPaperback Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning (1705) ASIN: B0157JL8BI Average Customer Review: 3.8 out of 5 stars 59 customer reviews Would you like to tell us about a lower price? If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?…
Author(s): Jan 1, 1705

10. Public Health Nursing: Population-Centered Health Care in the Community (2015)

Best Public Health Books Worth Your AttentionPrepare for a successful career as a community/public health nurse! : provides up-to-date information on issues that impact public health nursing, such as infectious diseases, natural and man-made disasters, and health care policies affecting individuals, families, and communities. Real-life scenarios show examples of health promotion and public health interventions. New to this edition is an emphasis on QSEN skills and an explanation of the influence of the Affordable Care Act on public health. Written by well-known nursing educators Marcia Stanhope and Jeanette…
Author(s): Stanhope PhD RN FAAN, Marcia, Lancaster PhD RN FAAN, Jeanette

11. Introduction to Public Health by Mary Jane Schneider (2011-08-02) ()

Best Public Health Books Worth Your AttentionPaperback Publisher: Jones & Bartlett (1641) ASIN: B01K3NTBSK Average Customer Review: 3.9 out of 5 stars 20 customer reviews Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #8,833,363 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) Would you like to tell us about a lower price? If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?…
Author(s): Jan 1, 1641

12. An Introduction to Community & Public Health (2016)

Best Public Health Books Worth Your AttentionEach new print copy includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access that unlocks a comprehensive and interactive eBook, student practice activities and assessments, a full suite of instructor resources, and learning analytics reporting tools.An Introduction to Community & Public Health, Ninth Edition provides learners with the latest trends and statistics in this evolving field. With an emphasis on developing the knowledge and skills necessary for a career in health education and health promotion, this best selling introductory text covers such topics as epidemiology, community organizations, program planning, minority health, mental…
Author(s): James F. McKenzie , Robert R. Pinger, et al.

13. Essentials of Epidemiology in Public Health (2018)

Best Public Health Books Worth Your AttentionEssentials of Epidemiology in Public Health, Fourth Edition combines theory and practice in presenting traditional and new epidemiologic concepts. Broad in scope, the text opens with five chapters covering the basic epidemiologic concepts and data sources. A major emphasis is placed on study design, with separate chapters devoted to each of the three main analytic designs: experimental, cohort, and case-control studies.Full chapters on bias, confounding, and random error, including the role of statistics in epidemiology, ensure that students are well-equipped with the necessary information to interpret the results of…
Author(s): Ann Aschengrau, George R. Seage

14. Public Health Nursing: Population-Centered Health Care in the Community Public Health Nursing ()

Best Public Health Books Worth Your AttentionPaperback: 1089 pages Publisher: Elsevier Science Health Science div (September 27, 2011) Language: English ASIN: B00ERS97K0 Average Customer Review: 3.6 out of 5 stars 137 customer reviews Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #17,154,500 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #2096 in Nursing Home & Community Health Would you like to tell us about a lower price? If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?…
Author(s): Sep 27, 2011

Best Public Health Books Worth Your Attention

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some public health books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

Magical Folkhealing Herbs, Oils, and Recipes for Health, Healing, and Magic

Author(s): DJ Conway
Publisher: Llewellyn Publications, Year: 8 Dec 2018, Size: 7 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2297826

The Hearth Witch’s Kitchen Herbal: Culinary Herbs for Magic, Beauty, and Health

Author(s): Anna Franklin
Publisher: Llewellyn Publications, Year: 8 Apr 2019, Size: 6 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2366712

Conflicts of Interest In Science: How Corporate-Funded Academic Research Can Threaten Public Health

Author(s): Sheldon Krimsky
Publisher: Hot Books, Year: 29 Jan 2019, Size: 3 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2321814

Essentials of Epidemiology in Public Health

Author(s): Ann Aschengrau, ScD; George R. Seage, ScD
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning, Year: 2020, Size: 12 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2361561

Mobile Communications and Public Health

Author(s): Markov, Marko S
Publisher: CRC Press;Taylor & Francis, Year: 2019, Size: 19 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2256716

Mobile communications and public health

Author(s): Markov, Marko S
Publisher: Taylor & Francis, Year: 2019, Size: 19 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2257219

Grantsmanship for New Investigators

Author(s): Thomas F. Hilton, Carl G. Leukefeld
Publisher: Springer International Publishing, Year: 2019, Size: 2 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2309719

Geospatial Analysis of Public Health

Author(s): Gouri Sankar Bhunia, Pravat Kumar Shit
Publisher: Springer International Publishing, Year: 2019, Size: 8 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2309796

Please note that this booklist is not final. Some books are really best-sellers according to USA Today, others are written by unknown writers. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant links you could recommend? Leave a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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