Pt. 1. Theoretical foundations. Population health promotion : essentials and essence of practice / Ardene Robinson Vollman -- Ethics for community practice / Frances E. Racher -- Epidemiology, demography, and community health / Dana S. Edge -- Creating supportive environments for health : the role of social networks / Malcolm Shookner, Catherine M. Scott, Ardene Robinson Vollman, and Anne Hofmeyer -- Developing individual skills : building capacity for individual, collective, and sociopolitical empowerment / Lewis Williams -- Strengthening community action : public participation and partnerships for health / Catherine M. Scott, Gail L. MacKean, and Bretta Maloff -- Building healthy public policy and introduction to health economics / Wilfreda E. Thurston, Daniel J. Dutton, and J.C. Herbert Emery -- Reorienting health services / Laurie Fownes and Ardene Robinson Vollman -- Honouring culture and diversity in community practice / Frances E. Racher and Robert C. Annis -- Community health informatics / Tracy Halbert -- Emerging threats to community health / Monique Stewart.
Pt. 2. The process of community as partner. A model to guide practice / Ardene Robinson Vollman -- Community assessment / Ardene Robinson Vollman -- Community analysis and diagnosis / Ardene Robinson Vollman -- Planning a community health program / Ardene Robinson Vollman -- Implementing a community health program / Ardene Robinson Vollman -- Evaluating a community health program / Marcia Hills and Simon Carroll.
Pt. 3. Community as partner in practice. Community profile : exemplar health district / Ardene Robinson Vollman -- Assessing the health of communities in Northern Canada / Gwen K. Healey and Frances E. Racher -- Promoting the health of pregnant women / Truc Huynh, Dorothy Nicolaou, and Aliyah Mawji -- Promoting the health of schoolchildren / Jenean Johnson, Heather McElroy, and Candace Lind -- Youth engagement in health promotion / Michelle Sullivan, Nancy Sullivan, Donna Hardy-Cox, Annette Johns, Sharon M. Yanicki, and Karoline Philipp -- Workplace health promotion / Roxanne Felix, Donna MacDougall, and Mary Ann Murray -- Promoting the health of vulnerable populations / Jim Frankish, Catherine M. Scott, and Wilfreda E. Thurston.