Rütten, A. et al. (forthcoming). Physical Activity Promotion: Evidence, Theory and Challenges for Future Research. In: McQueen, D. (ed.) Global Handbook on NCDs, Springer.

Rütten, A. (2012). Evidence-based policy revisited: orientation towards the policy process and a public health policy science. Journal of Public Health 57, 455–457.

Rütten, A., Gelius, P. (2011). The interplay of structure and agency in health promotion: Integrating a concept of structural change and the policy dimension into a multi-level model and applying it to health promotion principles and practice. Social Science & Medicine, DOI:10.1016/ j.socscimed.2011.07.010.

MAREPS Project/ADEPT Model

Rütten A. et al. (2010). Policy development and implementation in health promotion—from theory to practice: the ADEPT model. Health Prom Int doi: 10.1093/heapro/daq080.

Rütten A. et al. (2003). Determinants of Health Policy Impact: A Theoretical Framework. SocPrev Med 48, 293-300.

Rütten A. et al. (2003). Determinants of Health Policy Impact: Comparative Results of a European Policymaker Study. SocPrev Med 48, 379-391.

Rütten A. et al. (2001). Self-reported Physical Activity, Public Health, and Perceived Environment. Results from a Comparative European Study. JECH 55 (2), 139-146.

Rütten A. et al. (2000). Health Promotion Policy in Europe. Munich: Oldenbourg.

Rütten A. et al. (2000). Policy, Competence, and Participation: Empirical Evidence for a Multilevel Health Promotion Model. Health Prom Int 15 (1), 35-47.

EUPASS Project

Rütten A., Abu-Omar K. (2004). Perceptions of Environmental Opportunities for Physical Activity in the European Union. SocPrev Med 49, 310-317.

Rütten A., Abu-Omar K. (2004). Prevalence of Physical Activity in the European Union. SocPrev Med 49, 281-289.

Rütten A. et al. (2003). Physical Activity Monitoring in Europe. The European Physical Activity Surveillance System (EUPASS) Approach and Indicator Testing. Public Health Nutrition 6 (4), 377-384.

Rütten A. et al. (2003). Using Different Physical Activity Measurements in Eight European Countries. Results of the European Physical Activity Surveillance System (EUPASS) Time Series Survey. Public Health Nutrition 6 (4), 371-376.

IMPALA Project/Physical Activity Infrastructures

Rütten et al., on behalf of the IMPALA Project (2011). Proposed European Guidelines. Improving Infrastructures for Leisure-Time Physical Activity in the Local Arena towards social equity, intersectoral collaboration and participation. Erlangen: self-published.

EUNAAPA and PASEO Project/Building Policy Capacities

Rütten, A., Gelius, P. (under review). Building policy capacities. An interactive knowledge to action approach in health promotion. Health Promotion International.

Rütten, A. et al. (2012). Policy assessment and policy development for physical activity promotion: results of an exploratory intervention study in 15 European Nations. Health Research Policy and Systems 10 (2012), Nr. 14, 1-10.

Investment for Health/WHO Project

Rütten A. (2001). Evaluating Healthy Public Policies in Community and Regional Contexts. In: I. Rootman, M. Goodstadt, B. Hyndman, D. McQueen, L. Potvin, J. Springett & E. Ziglio (eds.). Evaluation in Health Promotion. Principles and Perspectives. Copenhagen: WHO, 341-363.

BIG Project/Physical Activity for difficult to reach target groups

Frahsa, A., Rütten, A. et al. (2012) Enabling the powerful? Participatory action research with local policymakers and professionals for physical activity promotion with women in difficult life situations. Health Promotion International, DOI 10.1093/heapro/das050, 1-14.

Frahsa, A., Rütten, A. et al. (2011). Movement as investment for health. Integrated evaluation in participatory physical activity promotion among women in difficult life situations. Global Health Promotion 18, 31–33.

Röger, U., Rütten A. et al. (2010). Differences in individual empowerment outcomes of socially disadvantaged woman: effects of mode of participation and structural changes in a physical activity promotion program. International Journal of Public Health. DOI 10.1007/ s00038-010-0214-8.

Rütten, A. et al. (2010). Strengthening the assets of women living in disadvantaged situations: The German experience. In Morgan, A., Davies M., & Ziglio, E. (Eds.). Health Assets in a Global Context: Theory, methods, action, 197-221. New York u.a.: Springer.

Rütten, A. et al. (2009). Assets for policy-making in health promotion. Social Science and Medicine, 69, 1667-1673.