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Globalization and health

an introduction

by Kelley Lee

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Globalization -- Health aspects,
  • World health

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementKelley Lee.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA441 .L44 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3683372M
    ISBN 100333802551
    LC Control Number2003042989

    Globalization and Its Impact on Health Ellen R. Shaffer, PhD MPH and Joe Brenner, MA, Co-Directors, Center for Policy Analysis on Trade & Health San Francisco, CA August, Prepared as part of an education project of the Global Health education Consortium And collaborating partnersFile Size: 1MB.   The Globalization of Health Care is the first book to offer a comprehensive legal and ethical analysis of the most interesting and broadest reaching development in health care of the last twenty years: its ties together the manifestation of this globalization in four related subject areas - medical tourism, medical migration (the physician "brain drain"), Author: I. Glenn Cohen.

    Globalization-the inexorable spread of knowledge, technology, culture, and capital from country to country (1)-has been a force both for good and ill, especially when it comes to health. The good: Globalization has lifted millions of people out of poverty, reducing hunger and infectious disease, and, in turn, improving quality of life. The book provides a readable account of the many actors involved in global health, analyzing the interactions of national governments, governmental and nongovernmental organizations, and multinational corporations in addressing global health issues. Health and Globalization will be illuminating reading for students on a wide range of courses.

    The Globalization of Health Care is the first book to offer a comprehensive legal and ethical analysis of the most interesting and broadest reaching development in health care of the last twenty years: its globalization. On to the twenty-first century. Nobel Laureate Joe Stiglitz published Globalization and its Discontents in Tell us about it please. Joe Stigiltz’s Globalization and its Discontents is a book that anyone looking for a rounded set of perspectives on globalization should read. Joe Stiglitz has been one of the world’s leading economic theorists since the s.


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This new world order is marked by new actors, new rules of governance, new forms of communication. The book notes that globalization produces winners and losers, with the increased inequalities within and between countries creating major health challenges.

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This book provides an analysis of the most serious global threats to health, the tools that can be used to evaluate them, and the international.

How Does Globalization Relate to Health. It isn’t difficult to imagine how increases in international commerce and in the movement of people—two defining features of globalization—might influence health. More goods go more places today than at any point in history. More people travel farther, more frequently, and come in contact with.

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This book ties together the manifestation of this globalization in four related subject areas—medical tourism, medical migration (the physician “brain drain”), telemedicine, pharmaceutical research and Author: I.

Glenn Cohen. "Globalization and Health sets a high standard for rigor and depth by its critical analysis of highly important and controversial topics of global health. The book is a tremendous asset for educators and policy makers, whether they require an introduction to the issues or a deeper analysis of the evidence.

Advocates for health and equity will. 'This is an excellent book which addresses a vital, but underexplored dimension of globalization, namely its links with and impacts upon human health.

Kelley Lee's book is essential reading for those engaged in the debate on globalization.' - Professor Colin McInnes, Department of International Politics, Aberystwyth University, UKBrand: Palgrave Macmillan UK. Leading health scholars reveal the impact of globalization on human health, as it is mediated through environmental change.

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