On the philosophy and content of business education courses in occupational health and safety

Eddington, Ian (2000) On the philosophy and content of business education courses in occupational health and safety. In: NOSHCON 2000: 39th Annual International Safety, Health, & Environment Conference, 24 May- 26 May 2000, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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Abstract

[Abstract]: Speculation is made about the forces driving education and training in occupational health and safety and the kinds of courses that have emerged and are emerging in response to these. Cycles, fads and fashions in philosophy, the development of civil society and public policy strategy are briefly examined and OH&S course evolution is discussed against this background. The University of Southern Queensland (USQ) approach to OH&S education is explained.


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Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Commonwealth Reporting Category E) (Paper)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: No evidence of copyright restrictions.
Depositing User: Mr Ian Eddington
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Business - Department of Economics and Resource Management
Date Deposited: 11 Oct 2007 01:09
Last Modified: 02 Jul 2013 22:45
Uncontrolled Keywords: occupational health and safety education
Fields of Research (FOR2008): 13 Education > 1302 Curriculum and Pedagogy > 130299 Curriculum and Pedagogy not elsewhere classified
11 Medical and Health Sciences > 1117 Public Health and Health Services > 111705 Environmental and Occupational Health and Safety
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/2554

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