Textbook of international health : global health in a dynamic world / Anne-Emanuelle Birn, Yogan Pillay, Timothy H. Holtz.

Author
Birn, Anne-Emanuelle, 1964- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
3rd ed.
Published/​Created
New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.
Description
xxxvi, 806 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
World health [Browse]
Related name
Notes
Rev. ed. of: Textbook of international health / Paul F. Basch. 2nd ed. 1999.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Some Abbreviations and Acronyms Used in International Health -- 1. Introduction -- 2. The Historical Origins of Modern International Health -- 3. International Health Agencies, Activities, and Other Actors -- 4. The Political Economy of Health and Development -- 5. What Do We Know, What Do We Need to Know, and Why it Matters - Data on Health -- 6. Epidemiologic Profiles of Global Health and Disease -- 7. Societal Determinants of Health and Social Inequalities in Health -- 8. Health under Crisis -- 9. Globalization, Trade, Work, and Health -- 10. Health and the Environment -- 11. Health Economics and the Economics of Health -- 12. Understanding and Organizing Health Care Systems -- 13. Toward Healthy Societies: From Ideas to Action -- 14. Doing International Health.
ISBN
  • 9780195300277 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0195300270 (cloth : alk. paper)
LCCN
2008022619
OCLC
229430533
RCP
C - S