Princeton University Library Catalog

Globalization and health / edited by Ichiro Kawachi, Sarah Wamala.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.
Description:
xv, 340 p. : ill., map ; 26 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
  • Globalization and health: challenges and prospects / Ichiro Kawachi and Sarah Wamala -- Infectious disease in the age of globalization / Lance Saker, Kelley Lee, and Barbara Cannito -- Globalization and tobacco / Derek Yach ... [et al.] -- The rapid shifts in stages of the nutrition transition: the global obesity epidemic / Barry M. Popkin and Michelle Mendez -- Global climate change and human health / A.J. McMichael and G. Ranmuthugala --
  • Car culture, transport policy, and public health / Tord Kjellstrom and Sarah Hinde -- Poverty and inequality in a globalizing world / Ichiro Kawachi and Sarah Wamala -- The consequences of economic globalization on working conditions, labor relations, and workers' health / Christer Hogstedt, David H. Wegman, and Tord Kjellstrom -- Population movements / Pascale Allotey and Anthony Zwi -- Globalization and women's health / Sarah Wamala and Ichiro Kawachi -- Summary measures of population health: controversies and new directions / Daniel D. Reidpath -- Health impact assessment: towards globalization as if human rights mattered / Eileen O'Keefe and Alex Scott-Samuel -- Structural adjustment programs and health / Anna Breman and Carolyn Shelton -- Poverty reduction strategy papers: bold new approach to poverty eradication or old wine in new bottles? / Sarah Wamala, Ichiro Kawachi and Besinati Phiri Mpepo --
  • Health policy and the World Trade Organization / M. Gregg Bloche and Elizabeth R. Jungman -- Promoting public health in the 21st century: the role of the World Health Organization / Ruth Bonita, Alec Irwin, and Robert Beaglehole -- What's politics got to do with it? health, the G8, and the global economy / Ted Schrecker and Ronald Labonte -- Military spending: global health threat or global public good? / Raymond R. Hyatt, Jr.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 019517299X (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 9780195172997 (hbk.)
LCCN:
2005026737
OCLC:
61518310
International Article Number:
  • 9780195172997
Related name:
RCP:
C - S