Below are a few texts that are recommended by Dr Michael C. Watson (one of the Trustees of the Institute):


The Essential Guide to Public Health and Health Promotion

by Susan R. Thompson


Foundations for Health Promotion, 4e (Public Health and Health Promotion)

by Jennie Naidoo , Jane Wills


Health Program Planning: An Educational and Ecological Approach (4th Edition)

by Lawrence Green , Marshall Kreuter


Health Promotion: Effectiveness, Efficiency and Equity

by Keith Tones and Sylvia Tilford 

HPPS 3rd Ed

Health Promotion: Planning & Strategies

by Jackie Green, Keith Tones, Ruth Cross and James Woodhall

health studies

Health Studies: An Introduction Paperback 

by Jennie Naidoo (Editor), Jane Wills (Editor)


Oxford Handbook of Public Health Practice

by Charles Guest (Editor), Walter Ricciardi (Editor), Ichiro Kawachi (Editor)


Promoting Health: A Practical Guide P+E Package (Forewords: Linda Ewles & Ina Simnett; Richard Parish)

by Angela Scriven


Public Health: Policy and Politics Paperback

by Rob Baggott


Settings for Health Promotion: Linking Theory and Practice

by Blake D. Poland (Editor), Lawrence W. Green (Editor), Irving Rootman (Editor)