The basics of community health development Academic Article uri icon


  • The article discusses the nature and application of community health development (CHD). Community-based participatory research (CBPR) and CHD have the same philosophical and theoretical base. CHD is an approach that focuses on a specific outcome, which is health improvement, as well as on the community level of social organization.

published proceedings

  • Texas Public Health Association Journal

author list (cited authors)

  • Burdine, J. N., Felix, M., & Wendel, M. L.

complete list of authors

  • Burdine, JN||Felix, MRJ||Wendel, ML

publication date

  • January 2007