Featuring 13 chapters of essential personal health content in a brief handbook format, and accompanied by 66 online, assignable health articles, "Personal Health: A Concise Guide", offers a truly innovative approach to teaching the personal health course. "Personal Health: A Concise Guide", was designed to highlight visual appeal, brevity, portability, and function while focusing on the essential topics in health that are most fundamental to overall wellness. The text covers the core principles and common language of personal health and distills content down into small, manageable portions. The focus on core content gives instructors more time for exploring special topics or issues during class sessions, supported by 66 articles assignable via Connect Personal Health. Together, the concise text and Connect give instructors ample opportunities to elicit and promote greater student engagement.
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Kerry J. Redican is a Professor of Health Education and Health Promotion in the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences at Virginia Tech. His education includes a bachelors degree from California State University at Long Beach, M.S. in health education from the UCLA School of Public Health, Ph.D. from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana, and MPH in health administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. As a faculty member at Virginia Tech for over two decades, he has been actively involved in development, implementation, and evaluation of health education programs in schools and communities. He is a co-author of four textbooks and has over 60 publications in health journals. Dr. Redican is a Fellow of the American School Health Association and has served on the Board of Directors of the American Association for Health Education and as President of the Virginia Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance.
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Book Description Mcgraw-Hill College, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110073529672
Book Description Mcgraw-Hill College, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Brand New!. Bookseller Inventory # VIB0073529672