Time to remove the concept of race from our society altogether. If you can't find something of interest, you just don't give a Typical academic textbook; lots of numbers, cheesy anecdotal stories, and a lack of an overall flow towards a central point because they know students will merely memorize what is needed for the individual chapter tests and promptly forget its content in a whirlwind of irrelevence minutes after the semester ends. Book is New, Excellent condition. I have provided this to demonstrate the types of work I support the students in completing. Short scenarios, key terminology, marginal definitions, and web activities found in each chapter make this an accessible and reader-friendly resource for the beginning community health student. Text Appears Clean, There is some wear to this books cover. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo.
Professor Kotecki has published over 30 scientific articles and is co-author of the best selling textbooks An Introduction to Community Health and Physical Activity and Health: An Interactive Approach. I believe this to be a very important concept. With An Emphasis On Developing The Knowledge And Skills Necessary For A Career In Health Education, This Best-Selling Introductory Text Covers Such Topics As Epidemiology, Community Organization, Program Planning, Minority Health, Health Care, Mental Health, Environmental Health, Drugs, Safety, And Occupational Health. If you can't find something of interest, you just don't give a damn about community health topics whatsoever. Some interesting numbers in here though. The concept I want students to come away with is that even if they have never seen a piece of coal before, much of the products and power we use comes from coal generated electricity.
I have most of my class read and work on this article with a partner but if I were teaching the lesson early in the year, or working with English language learners, I would read this with them as a small group. I have several students with family members in the copper mines, so their additional perspective on this article is that coal mines or coal-fired electric plants provide jobs. I prompt students to write down details that contribute to their understanding, words that help them understand the topic language of the discipline and also challenge them to see this through the lens of multiple perspectives. Typical academic textbook; lots of numbers, cheesy anecdotal stories, and a lack of an overall flow towards a central point because they know students will merely memorize what is needed for the individual chapter tests and promptly forget its content in a whirlwind of irrelevence minutes after the semester ends. Student Note-taking Guide to Accompany An Introduction to Community Health. Next, I give students this The article comes directly from the Union of Concerned Scientists and is about the general environmental effects of coal use.
Multiple copies available this title. Marking and highlighting in text, minor shelf wear to cover Quantity Available: 1. Race was a predominant topic throughout regardless. An Introduction To Community Health, Seventh Edition, Has Been Updated To Reflect The Latest Trends And Statistics In Community Health. Kotecki's current research is focused on the impact of lifestyle medicine on chronic diseases.
Then we go through the rest of the short introductory presentation and discuss each general use of coal. Possible ex library copy, thatâll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. We hold ourselves many steps removed from the dangerous and environmentally detrimental processes of mineral extraction, yet there are none of us that can claim to live free from the benefits of using these minerals on the production side of the items we consume. At the conclusion of this lesson, I ask students to think about one new piece of information they learned today about coal mining and how it can affect the environment. It has examples of their unanswered questions, details and vocabulary language of the discipline.
With an emphasis on developing the knowledge and skills necessary for a career in health education, this best-selling introductory text covers such topics as epidemiology, community organization, program planning, minority health, health care, mental health, environmental health, drugs, safety, and occupational health. He is the lead scientist on several large healthy lifestyle studies focusing on the role of health-care professionals in health counseling. Which should not be a surprise considering how many statistics they throw at you. At the same time, this video also offers enrichment, as it provides, in simple form, the names of many byproducts of coal mining. In an effort to effectively address the health issues facing today's communities, An Introduction to Community Health, Sixth Edition, has been updated to reflect the latest trends and statistics in community health. Multiple copies available this title.
Kotecki is a Professor of Health Science in the Department of Physiology and Health Science at Ball State University. Short Scenarios, Key Terminology, Marginal Definitions, And Web Activities Are Included In Each Chapter To Make This An Accessible And Reader-Friendly Resource For The Beginning Community Health Student. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. This is based on the icons of depth and complexity by Sandra Kaplan. Which should not be a surprise considering how many statistics they throw at you. If you would simply like a plain copy of the article, I also created this short video to assist both students who learn more visually and also those who speak English as a second language.
Has light soiling on the upper outer page edges. Seems these discussions are socially required, yet merely obstacles to rectifying the cause usually poverty. I tell them that tomorrow they will choose one of two types of coal mining to examine a bit further, surface mining or deep underground mining. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. . They primarily thought of coal as something with which to make a fire or heat up a barbecue grill.
Spine is in very good condition. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Some interesting numbers in here though. After the majority of the class has finished reading the article and taking notes, we reconvene at the carpet and share our thoughts, questions, vocabulary and multiple perspectives with the whole group. A students ability to generate multiple perspectives from this article will largely depend on their experiences with mining. I live in a community that does not mine coal, and I found that students' ability to answer this question was very limited. After they answer the question I have them share their ideas with their neighbors and then I write up about 6 of the ideas students have shared.
I write students responses on a copy of the study guide and project it using a document camera so students can add the information to their own study guides. Interesting categorizations of race considering they mentioned that race was a social and cultural construct, and that most health issues that are typically related to a specific race disappear once social class, education, income, and geography are accounted for. Used very good, Text appears clean. This makes us all indirect users of coal. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. The text appears clean, the cover has light wear. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request.