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Places and health
  1. H V Z Tunstall1,
  2. M Shaw2,
  3. D Dorling3
  1. 1Research Unit In Health, Behaviour and Change, University of Edinburgh Medical School, Edinburgh, UK
  2. 2Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
  3. 3Department of Geography, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK
  1. Correspondence to:
 Professor D Dorling
 Department of Geography University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TN, UK;


This glossary aims to provide readers with some key conceptual tools with which to address the issue of place and health; it is hoped that it will provoke thought and debate on the range of ways that places are connected to health.

  • area effects
  • geography
  • health
  • life course
  • places
  • glossary

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