Textbook of international health / Paul F. Basch.

Author
Basch, Paul F. (Paul Frederick), 1933-2001 [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
2nd ed.
Published/​Created
New York : Oxford University Press, 1999.
Description
xv, 555 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
World health [Browse]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. International Health Before 1900 -- 3. The Organization of International Health Since 1900 -- 4. What We Want to Know - Data on Health -- 5. From Data to Information to Decisions -- 6. The Social Context: Sickness, Illness, and Disease -- 7. Health on the Edge -- 8. Environment, Development, and Health -- 9. International Programs and Projects -- 10. Science and Technology -- 11. The Cost of Sickness and the Price of Health -- 12. Inventing the Health Sector -- 13. Reforming the Health Sector -- 14. Infectious Diseases: Submerging and Emerging -- 15. The Practice of International Health.
ISBN
0195132041
LCCN
98050118
OCLC
40331243
RCP
C - S

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