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October 21, 2010 | History

Medicine and public health at the end of empire 1 edition

Medicine and public health at the end of empire
Howard Waitzkin

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Medicine and public health at the end of empire
Howard Waitzkin

Published 2011 by Paradigm Publishers in Boulder, CO .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Empire's historical health component
Illness-generating conditions of capitalism and empire
The international market for health products and services
Paths of resistance to empire in public health and health services
Neoliberalism and health (with Rebeca Jasso-Aguilar)
International trade agreements, medicine, and public health
Macroeconomics and health
The exportation of managed care
Corporations, international financial institutions, and health services
The "common sense" of health reform
Stakeholders' constructions of global trade, public health, and health services
Militarism, empire, and health
Health and praxis : social medicine in Latin America
Resistance and building an alternative future (with Rebeca Jasso-Aguilar).

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
RA418 .W345 2011

The Physical Object

p. ;

ID Numbers

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9781594519505, 9781594519512
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