Author Yamin, Alicia Ely, author
Title When misfortune becomes injustice : evolving human rights struggles for health and social equality / Alicia Ely Yamin
Imprint Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2020]
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  K3260.3 .Y39 2020    AVAILABLE    30520020883345
Descript xv, 290 pages ; 24 cm
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Series Stanford studies in human rights
Stanford studies in human rights
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 225-268) and index
Introduction : allegorizing the world -- Indignation and injustice -- The significances of suffering -- Diverging parables of progress -- Dystopian modernization -- Globalizing crises, pandemics, and norms -- Inequality, democracy, and health rights -- Power, politics, and knowledge -- Conclusions : turning toward the world we want
Link Online version: Yamin, Alicia Ely, author. When misfortune becomes injustice Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, 2020 9781503611313 (DLC) 2019021741
Subject Right to health -- History
Human rights -- Health aspects -- History
Health services accessibility -- Law and legislation -- History
Women's health services -- Law and legislation -- History
Medical policy -- History