Research and evidence for environmental health policy and practice

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Couch, R., Dhesi, S., Stewart, J., Page, A. and Lynch, Z. 2022. Research and evidence for environmental health policy and practice. in: Battersby, S. (ed.) Clay's Handbook of Environmental Health London, UK. Routledge. pp. 116-146
Chapter titleResearch and evidence for environmental health policy and practice
AuthorsCouch, R., Dhesi, S., Stewart, J., Page, A. and Lynch, Z.
Abstract

This chapter is therefore written as an introductory guide to research for EH professionals, students, and policy makers. By developing knowledge it is hoped the practitioner will feel more confident navigating the world of research; motivated towards making their own work more evidence based; and enthused about contributing to the evidence base from which others can learn. This chapter is not a research methods textbook, a step by step guide to research or evidence based environmental health, nor does it seek to make definitive statements about these complex areas. However it highlights the most important issues regarding research in environmental health, considers the importance of research to the environmental health profession and provides useful signposts towards further resources.

Page range116-146
Book titleClay's Handbook of Environmental Health
EditorsBattersby, S.
PublisherRoutledge
Place of publicationLondon, UK.
Edition22nd Edition
ISBN
Hardcover9780367476502
Electronic9781003035640
Paperback9781032280738
Copyright Year2022
Publication dates
Print16 Aug 2022
Publication process dates
Deposited12 Oct 2021
Output statusPublished
Web address (URL)https://www.routledge.com/Clays-Handbook-of-Environmental-Health/Battersby/p/book/9780367476502
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)https://doi.org/10.1201/9781003035640-8
LanguageEnglish
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