• Publications
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Overcoming policy cacophony on obesity: an ecological public health framework for policymakers
  • T. Lang, G. Rayner
  • Medicine
    Obesity reviews : an official journal of the…
  • 1 March 2007
TLDR
This paper was commissioned by the Foresight programme of the Office of Science and Innovation, Department of Trade and Industry and published with permission.
Ecological public health: the 21st century’s big idea? An essay by Tim Lang and Geof Rayner
TLDR
It is argued that ecological public health—which integrates the material, biological, social, and cultural aspects of public health)—is the way forward for the 21st century.
Ecological Public Health: Reshaping the Conditions for Good Health
TLDR
The Transitions which Public Health has to Address and the Implications of Ecological Public Health are discussed.
Conventional and ecological public health.
  • G. Rayner
  • Political Science
    Public health
  • 1 September 2009
Trade liberalization and the diet transition: a public health response.
TLDR
The evolution of trade agreements is described, noting those relevant to food, and some of the complex linkages between trade liberalization and the 'diet transition', illustrated by factors such as foreign direct investment, supermarketization and cultural change are illustrated.
Multidisciplinary public health: leading from the front?
  • G. Rayner
  • Political Science, Medicine
    Public health
  • 1 June 2007
Obesity: a growing issue for European policy?
In Europe, concerns about obesity have been stimulated by trends in several member states, raising challenges for multilevel governance. This paper gives a picture of obesity in Europe, pointing to
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