ERIC Number: EJ273279
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1982
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Housing and Health: The Role of the Environmental Health Practitioner.
Marsh, Boyd T.
Journal of Environmental Health, v45 n3 p123-28 Nov-Dec 1982
The issue of inadequate shelter has been addressed throughout history, but the relationship of shelter and health brings it to our attention now. The Federal Housing Act of 1948 was instrumental in creating an awareness that shelter quality and the surrounding environment influence physical/mental health and well-being of each individual. (Author/JN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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