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Title Health policy in a globalising world / edited by Kelley Lee, Kent Buse, and Suzanne Fustukian.

Imprint New York : Cambridge University Press, ©2002.

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Description 1 online resource (xxx, 331 pages) : illustrations
Contents An introduction to global health policy / Kelley Lee, Suzanne Fustukian and Kent Buse -- The public health implications of multilateral trade agreements / M. Kent Ranson [and others] -- Globalisation and multilateral public-private health partnerships: issues for health policy / Kent Buse and Gill Walt -- Global solutions to local health problems: where is the evidence? The case of private health care providers in developing countries / Ruairi Brugha and Anthony B. Zwi -- Regulation in the context of global health markets / Lilani Kumaranayake and Sally Lake -- Global policy networks: the propagation of health care financing reform since the 1980s / Kelley Lee and Hilary Goodman -- The globalisation of health sector reform policies: is 'lesson drawing' part of the process? / Barbara McPake -- Cost-effectiveness analysis and priority setting: global approach without local meaning? / Lilani Kumaranayake and Damian Walker -- Global rhetoric and individual realities: linking violence against women and reproductive health / Susannah Mayhew and Charlotte Watts -- The globalisation of DOTS: tuberculosis as a global emergency / John Porter, Kelley Lee and Jessica Ogden -- Ageing and health policy: global perspectives / Peter Lloyd-Sherlock -- Workers health and safety in a globalising world / Suzanne Fustukian, Dinesh Sethi and Anthony B. Zwi -- Globalisation, conflict and the humanitarian response / Anthony B. Zwi, Suzanne Fustukian and Dinesh Sethi -- Globalisation and health policy: trends and opportunities / Kent Buse, Nick Drager, Suzanne Fustukian and Kelley Lee.
Summary Increasing recognition of the impact globalisation is having on public health has led to widespread concern about the risks arising from emerging and re-emerging diseases, environmental degradation and demographic change. A distinguished international team of contributors explores these issues within a wide range of topics and geographic regions.
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Subject World health.
Globalization -- Health aspects.
Medical policy.
World Health.
Health Policy.
Indexed Term Salud mundial.
Globalización Aspectos sanitarios.
Política sanitaria.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Lee, Kelley, 1962-
Buse, Kent.
Fustukian, Suzanne, 1953-
Other Form: Print version: Health policy in a globalising world. New York : Cambridge University Press, ©2002 0521804191 052100943X (DLC) 2001035097 (OCoLC)46713273
ISBN 0511063695 (electronic bk.)
9780511063695 (electronic bk.)
0511072155 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)
9780511072154 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)
0521804191 (hb)
052100943X (pbk.)