SOCIAL DETERMINANTS OF HEALTH
Author: Edited by Michael Marmot and Richard G Wilkinson
Publisher: Oxford University Press (1999)
Social Determinants of Health provides an authoritative overview of the social and economic factors which are now known to be the most powerful determinants of population health in modern societies. Written by acknowledged experts in each field, it provides accessible summaries of the scientific justification for isolating different aspects of social and economic life as the primary determinants of a populations health.