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作者 Parker, Richard
書名 Routledge Handbook of Global Public Health
出版項 London : Taylor & Francis Group, 2011
©2011
國際標準書號 9780203832721 (electronic bk.)
9780415778480
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版本 1st ed
說明 1 online resource (548 pages)
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附註 Book Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- List of figures and tables -- Notes on contributors -- Acknowledgements -- 1 Introduction -- Part I: The Transition from International Health to Global Health -- 2 Global Health in Transition -- 3 The World Health Organization and the World of Global Health -- 4 The Shifting Landscape of Public Health: From International to Global Health* -- 5 From International to Global: Framing Health in the New Millennium -- 6 International Health, Global Health, and Human Rights -- Part II: Structural Inequalities and Global Public Health -- 7 Global Health Inequities: Structures, Power, and the Social Distribution of Health -- 8 Eliminating Global Health Inequities: Bridging the Gap -- 9 Gender-Based Inequities in Global Public Health -- 10 From Natural History of Disease to Vulnerability: Changing Concepts and Practices in Contemporary Public Health -- 11 Attacking Inequality in Health: A Challenging but Winnable War -- 12 Pathways to Health Systems Strengthening for the Bottom Billion -- Part III: Ecological Transformation and Environmental Health in the Global System -- 13 Climate Change and Global Public Health: Impacts, Research, and Actions -- 14 Water and Health: Fragile Sources -- 15 Double Jeopardy: Vulnerable Children and the Possible Global Lead Poisoning/Infectious Disease Syndemic -- 16 Air Pollution and Global Public Health -- Part IV: Population and Reproductive Health -- 17 The Evolution of Reproductive Health and Rights -- 18 A Generation at Risk: Prioritising Child and Youth Health -- 19 Reducing Death and Disability from Unsafe Abortion -- 20 Masculinity and Its Public Health Implications for Sexual and Reproductive Health and HIV Prevention -- 21 Longevity and Ageing: The Success of Global Public Health -- Part V: Conflict, Violence, and Emergencies in Global Public Health
22 Conflict, Health, and Health Systems: A Global Perspective -- 23 Ending Violence against Women: Essential to Global Health and Human Rights -- 24 Protection of Children in Disaster and War -- 25 Nutrition in Emergencies: Indicators and Reference Levels -- 26 Water and Conflict: Moving from the Global to the Local -- Part VI: Global Public Health Policy and Practice -- 27 Global Health Diplomacy -- 28 The Politics of Global Aid -- 29 Global Tobacco Control Policy -- 30 Global Nutrition: Complex Aetiology Demands Social as well as Nutrient-Based Solutions -- 31 Health Communication: A Catalyst to Behaviour Change -- Part VII: Global Public Health and Development -- 32 Tracking Development Assistance for Health, 1990 to 2007* -- 33 Global Blindness and Visual Impairment -- 34 Improving Maternal and Newborn Survival through Community Intervention -- 35 Chronic Diseases: The Urgent Need for Action -- 36 Creating Access to Health Technologies in Poor Countries -- Part VIII: Global Mental Health -- 37 Closing the Treatment Gap for Mental Disorders -- 38 Stigma, Discrimination, Social Exclusion, and Mental Health: A Public Health Perspective -- 39 Developing Mental Health Programmes in Low- and Middle-Income Countries -- 40 Sexual Violence: A Priority Research Area for Women's Mental Health -- Part IX: Global Access to Essential Medicines -- 41 Global Access to Essential Medicines: Past, Present, and Future -- 42 Challenges of Local Production of Pharmaceuticals in Improving Access to Medicines -- 43 Medicine Safety and Safe Access to Essential Medicines: Time for Renewed Attention and Innovation -- 44 Saving the Lives of Children by Improving Access to Essential Medicines in the Community -- 45 Antiretrovirals as Merit Goods -- Part X: Health Systems, Health Capacity, and the Politics of Global Public Health
46 Health Systems Strengthening: Past, Present, and Future -- 47 Politics of Global Health: Understanding the Politics of Aid -- 48 Developing Drugs for the Developing World: The Role of Product Development Partnerships -- 49 Models of Cooperation, Capacity Building, and the Future of Global Health -- 50 Long-term Academic Partnerships for Capacity Building in Health in Developing Countries -- Index
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 and hepatitis; from the crises faced by displaced or refugee populations to the new challenges that have emerged for reproductive health and rights. Like most aspects of contemporary life, these problems have been impacted by globalization. The issues that confront us are being shaped by evolving processes such as the growth of inequalities between the rich and the poor in countries around the world, the globalization of trade and commerce, new patterns of travel and migration, as well as a reduction in resources for the development and sustainability of public health infrastructures. The Routledge Handbook of Global Public Health explores this context and addresses both the emerging issues and conceptualizations of the notion of global health, along with expanding upon and highlighting the critical priorities in this rapidly evolving field. It is organized in ten main sections. The topics covered include: The transition from international to global health Structural inequalities and global public health Ecological transformation and environmental health in the global system Population and reproductive health Conflict, violence and emergencies in global public health Global public health policy and practice Global public health and development Global mental health Global access to essential medicines Health systems, health capacity, and the politics of global public health This comprehensive handbook will provide an authoritative overview for students, practitioners, researchers, and policy makers working in or concerned with public health around the
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Parker, Richard Routledge Handbook of Global Public Health London : Taylor & Francis Group,c2011 9780415778480
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