Paper $42.95 ISBN: 9781842775691 Published October 2005 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $99.95 ISBN: 9781842775684 Published October 2005 For sale in North and South America only

Global Health Watch 2005-06

An Alternative World Health Report

Global Health

Global Health Watch 2005-06

Global Health

Distributed for Zed Books

384 pages | 5.4375 x 8.5
Paper $42.95 ISBN: 9781842775691 Published October 2005 For sale in North and South America only
Cloth $99.95 ISBN: 9781842775684 Published October 2005 For sale in North and South America only
Contents
Part A: Health and globalization
Health for all in the 'borderless world'?

Part B: Health care services and systems
1. Health care systems and approaches to health care
2. Medicines
3. The global health worker crisis
4. Sexual and reproductive health
5. Gene technology

Part C: Health of vulnerable groups
1. Indigenous peoples
2. Disabled people

Part D: The wider health context
1. Climate change
2. Water
3. Food
4. Education
5. War

Part E: Holding to account: global institutions, transnational corporations and rich countries
1. World Health Organization
2. UNICEF
3. World Bank and the International Monetary Fund
4. Big business
5. Aid
6. Debt relief
7. Essential health research

Part F: Conclusions
Index
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