Global Health Products

  • Gender, Poverty, and Development

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sylvia Chant, Gwendolyn Beetham

    Serious research into the problematic and contested relationship between notions of gender, poverty, and development continues to blossom. Indeed, the work of scholars in this cross-disciplinary field supports numerous international journals, regional organizations, and global conferences. Moreover…

    Hardback – 2014-09-15
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in Development Studies

  • Framing Global Health Governance

    1st Edition

    Edited by Colin McInnes, Kelley Lee

    This edited collection looks at how globalisation is influencing patterns of health and disease worldwide, in particular how decisions on health are made and organised. Despite some successes in developing better global governance for health, overall progress has been disappointingly slow given the…

    Hardback – 2014-08-01
    Routledge

  • Circumcision, Public Health, Genital Autonomy and Cultural Rights

    1st Edition

    Edited by Matthew Johnson, Megan O'Branski

    Circumcision is one of the oldest and most common surgical processes, being practised, for a range of medical, social and religious reasons, on up to 30% of males worldwide. It is currently being promoted by a range of health bodies as a means of tackling HIV in developing countries. Yet, there is…

    Hardback – 2014-03-07
    Routledge

  • Social Protection in Developing Countries

    Reforming Systems, 1st Edition

    Edited by Katja Bender, Markus Kaltenborn, Christian Pfleiderer

    Providing universal access to social protection and health systems for all members of society, including the poor and vulnerable, is increasingly considered crucial to international development debates. This is the first book to explore from an interdisciplinary and global perspective the reforms…

    Paperback – 2013-04-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Explorations in Development Studies

  • Structural Approaches in Public Health

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marni Sommer, Richard Parker

    A CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title 2014! That health has many social determinants is well established and a myriad range of structural factors – social, cultural, political, economic, and environmental – are now known to impact on population well-being. Public health practice has started exploring…

    Paperback – 2013-03-14
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Global Health Ethics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Andrew D. Pinto, Ross E. G. Upshur

    The field of global health is expanding rapidly. An increasing number of trainees are studying and working with marginalized populations, often within low and middle-income countries. Such endeavours are beset by ethical dilemmas: mitigating power differentials, addressing cultural differences in…

    Paperback – 2012-12-05
    Routledge

  • Health Equity, Social Justice and Human Rights

    1st Edition

    By Ann Taket

    Important links between health and human rights are increasingly recognised and human rights can be viewed as one of the social determinants of health. Furthermore, a human rights framework provides an excellent foundation for advocacy on health inequalities, a value-based alternative to views of…

    Paperback – 2012-04-23
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Global Public Health

    1st Edition

    Edited by Richard Parker, Marni Sommer

    At the beginning of the twenty-first century, key public health issues and challenges have taken centre stage. They range from arsenic in drinking water to asthma among children and adults; from the re-emergence of cholera, to increasing cancer rates and other chronic diseases; from AIDS to malaria…

    Hardback – 2010-12-17
    Routledge

  • Mobility, Sexuality and AIDS

    1st Edition

    Edited by Felicity Thomas, Mary Haour-Knipe, Peter Aggleton

    Over the past two decades, population mobility has intensified and become more diverse, raising important questions concerning the health and well-being of people who are mobile as well as communities of origin and destination. Ongoing concerns have been voiced about possible links between…

    Hardback – 2009-09-24
    Routledge
    Sexuality, Culture and Health

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