TITLE

Making Healthy Places: Designing and Building for Health, Wellbeing and Sustainability

AUTHOR(S)
Douglas, Margaret J.
PUB. DATE
June 2012
SOURCE
Journal of Public Health;Jun2012, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p316
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
The article reviews the book "Making Healthy Places: Designing and Building for Health, Wellbeing and Sustainability," by Andrew L. Dannenberg, Howard Frumkin and Richard J. Jackson.
ACCESSION #
75696343

 

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