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The Resource Globalization and health, edited by Ichirō Kawachi, Sarah Wamala

Globalization and health, edited by Ichirō Kawachi, Sarah Wamala

Label
Globalization and health
Title
Globalization and health
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ichirō Kawachi, Sarah Wamala
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'Globalization and Health' offers analysis of serious global threats to health, the tools that can be used to evaluate these, and the agencies established to respond to them. This work gives an account of the successes and failures, as well as the challenges and opportunities of globalisation for public health
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
362.1/042
Index
index present
LC call number
RA441
LC item number
.G5852 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2006 N-536
  • WA 530.1
NLM item number
G564 2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kawachi, Ichirō
  • Wamala, Sarah P
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Globalization
  • World health
  • Global Health
  • Socioeconomic Factors
  • Population Dynamics
  • MEDICAL
  • Globalization
  • World health
Label
Globalization and health, edited by Ichirō Kawachi, Sarah Wamala
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Globalization and health: challenges and prospects / Ichirō Kawachi and Sarah Wamala -- Infectious disease in the age of globalization / Lance Saker, Kelley Lee, and Barbara Cannito -- Globalization and tobacco / Derek Yach [and others] -- 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 / Ichirō 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 Ichirō 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, Ichirō Kawachi and Besinati Phiri Mpepo
  • Health policy and the WTO / M. Gregg Bloche and Elizabeth R. Jungman -- Promoting public health in the 21st century: the role of the WHO / 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
Control code
71325414
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 340 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423799863
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)71325414
Label
Globalization and health, edited by Ichirō Kawachi, Sarah Wamala
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Globalization and health: challenges and prospects / Ichirō Kawachi and Sarah Wamala -- Infectious disease in the age of globalization / Lance Saker, Kelley Lee, and Barbara Cannito -- Globalization and tobacco / Derek Yach [and others] -- 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 / Ichirō 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 Ichirō 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, Ichirō Kawachi and Besinati Phiri Mpepo
  • Health policy and the WTO / M. Gregg Bloche and Elizabeth R. Jungman -- Promoting public health in the 21st century: the role of the WHO / 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
Control code
71325414
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 340 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423799863
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)71325414

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