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Nutbeam, D. and Harris, E. (1998).

Theory in a Nutshell: A practitioner's guide to commonly used theories and models in health promotion. Email:

"Theory in a Nutshell provides a comprehensive introduction to the theories and models which are commonly used to guide health

promotion practice. The monograph describes the essential elements of each of the theories in a no-nonsense, easy to digest format, and offers a commentary on their relative strengths and weaknesses. Recommendations on further reading are also provided." Quoted from book cover.

To Order: National Centre for Health Promotion, Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia,

Tel: (61) 2 9351 5129, Fax: (61) 2 9351 5205

(Also at U of T bookstore)