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Environmental Health in the 21st Century : From Air Pollution to Zoonotic Diseases - (Hardcover)
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This concisely written and easy-to-read resource provides timely information on emerging issues and valuable historical context that enables students to better understand a broad range of environmental health topics, from pollution to infectious diseases, natural disasters, and waste management.
• Supplies introductory materials that provide a conceptual framework for readers
• Includes contributions from more than 50 expert researchers and practitioners as well as information from interviews with leaders in the environmental health field
• Presents historical context for current developments concerning environmental health
• Offers suggestions on steps individuals can take to reduce their environmental health risk and stay healthy