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The Ashgate research companion to the globalization of health [electronic resource] / edited by Ted Schrecker.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[New York: Routledge, 2016]
Description:
1 online resource (xxi, 360 p.) : ill., maps.
Series:
Ashgate research companion. [More in this series]
Notes:
"First published 2012 by Ashgate Publishing"--t.p. verso.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
1. The value of historical perspective / Monica H. Green -- 2. From plagues to peoples : health on the modern global/international agenda / Annie-Emanuelle Birn -- 3. The politics of non-communicable disease policy / Sara M. Glasgow -- 4. Anthropology and global health / Vinh-Kim Nguyen -- 5. Global environmental change and human health / Charmian M. Bennett and Anthony J. McMichael -- 6. Reaching behind borders : international trade and chronic disease / K.S. Mohindra, Raphael Lencucha and Ronald Labonté -- 7. Plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose : an overview of obstacles and opportunities to improve access to medicines / Natalia Ovtcharenko, Sarah Bonazza and Jillian Clare Kohler -- 8. Global health and the human security agenda / Colleen O'Manique -- 9. Biopolitics at the crossroads of sexuality and disaster : the case of Haiti / Rosalind P. Petchesky -- 10. Metropolitan health in a globalizing world / Ted Schrecker, Françoise Barten and K.S. Mohindra -- 11. Global health governance and the intersection of health and foreign policy / Wolfgang Hein and Ilona Kickbusch -- 12. Advocates for global health aid must call for a new development model / Rick Rowden -- 13. Taking social determinants of health seriously / Ruth Bell, Sharon Friel and Michael Marmot -- 14. The contributions of a human rights approach to health / Audrey R. Chapman.
Subject(s):
Other title(s):
  • Research companion to the globalization of health
  • Globalization of health
  • Routledge handbooks online.
ISBN:
9781315613598 (e-book : PDF)
OCLC:
948604119
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