Princeton University Library Catalog

Medicine and public health at the end of empire / Howard Waitzkin.

Author:
Waitzkin, Howard [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Boulder, CO : Paradigm Publishers, c2011.
Description:
xii, 228 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Empire's historical health component -- Illness-generating conditions of capitalism and empire -- The international market for health products and services -- Paths of resistance to empire in public health and health services -- Neoliberalism and health (with Rebeca Jasso-Aguilar) -- International trade agreements, medicine, and public health -- Macroeconomics and health -- The exportation of managed care -- Corporations, international financial institutions, and health services -- The "common sense" of health reform -- Stakeholders' constructions of global trade, public health, and health services -- Militarism, empire, and health -- Health and praxis : social medicine in Latin America -- Resistance and building an alternative future (with Rebeca Jasso-Aguilar).
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781594519505 (hc : alk. paper)
  • 1594519501 (hc : alk. paper)
  • 9781594519512 (pb : alk. paper)
  • 159451951X (pb : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2010036757
OCLC:
660509887
Other standard number:
  • 40019200684
RCP:
C - S