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Title Women's global health and human rights / edited by Padmini Murthy and Clyde Lanford Smith
Imprint Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, c2010
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  RA778 .W7516 2010    AVAILABLE    30520020753696
Descript xxi, 556 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Global women's health and human rights / Allan Rosenfield, Caroline Min and Joshua Bardfield -- Violence against women and the girl-child : a silent global pandemic / Padmini Murthy, Ushma D. Upadhyay and Eleonar Nwadinobi -- Impact and effects of terrorism on women and the girl-child / Michael J. Reilly -- War, women, and girls / Mary-Wynne Ashford -- Women and children in war and complex emergencies : human rights, the humanitarian endeavor, and progress towards equality / Ellen C. O'Connell -- Human trafficking : a modern plague / Padmini Murthy, Roshni D. Persaud and Mitsuru Toda -- Shadows on the sunshine of women's global health and human rights : the global gag rule, Tuskegee and HIV Studies, tobacco marketing, torture, and forced sterilization / Clyde Lanford Smith -- Going negative : how reproductive rights discourse has been altered from a positive to a negative rights framework in support of "women's rights" / Reilly Anne Dempsey and Benjamin Mason Meier -- More than 100 Million women are missing / Amartya K. Sen -- Globalization, development, and health : a political-economic perspective on the global struggle for health / David Legge and Deborah Viola -- The AIDS pandemic and women's rights / Joia S. Mukherjee, Didi Bertrand Farmer and Paul E. Farmer -- Poor, black, and female : the growing face of AIDS in the United States / Heidi L. Behforouz and Jennifer Chung -- Cardiovascular disease in women : risk factors and risk reduction / Eliot A. Brinton, Paul N. Hopkins and Gopal Sankaran -- The global scourge of the 21st Century- diabetes- and worse for women / Dima Yeshou, Michelle R. Detwiler and Donald A. Smith -- Neurological disorders in women / Gayatri Devi -- Women's musculoskeletal health / Kimberley Templeton -- Sexual and reproductive health : women's health is society's wealth / Ushma D. Upadhyay, Padmini Murthy -- The impact of chronic kidney disease on the girl-child / Guillermo Hidalgo -- Breast cancer in women : a public health perspective / Anitha Srinivasan -- Cervical cancer mortality : a preventable tragedy / Padmini Murthy -- Maternal mortality : the eye of the storm / Anne Foster-Rosales -- Ensuring a woman's right to survive childbirth : preventing mortality from postpartum hemorrhage / Harshadkumar Sanghvi -- Infertility in developing countries : scope, psychosocial burden, and the need for action / Anke Hemmerling -- Vaccines and women : cultural and structural issues for acceptability / Hala Azzam -- Infectious diseases and women's human rights / Natasha Anandaraja -- Women and disability / Tom Fryers -- Women with disabilities in education : the United States and the Americans with Disabilities Act / Martin Patwell -- Blindness and social stigma in women and the girl-child / Jennifer Staple -- Older women's access to health and human rights / Monica Sanchez -- Palliative care and end-of-life issues / Liliana De Lima -- Breastfeeding : a biological, ecological, and human rights imperative for global health / Miriam Labbok, Erica Nakaji -- Gender equality is not just a women's issue, but a development and a human rights issue / Claudio Schuftan -- Water and sanitation / Cathey Eisner Falvo -- Society, exercise, and women / Amy Ansehl, Marly B. Katz, Padmini Murthy -- A woman's sexuality / Jean Fourcroy -- FGM : the clinician's perspective / Kwasi Odoi-Agyarko -- Practice and problems in occupational health for women / Robin C. Leonard -- Women's engagement : essential to building the culture of peace / Anwarul K. Chowdhury -- Women's health in a multicultural world : challenges and progress in Africa / Fred T. Sai -- Being a woman in rural India / Hema Viswanathan -- From Alma-Ata to millennium development goals : status of women's health in the 21st Century / Gopal Sankaran -- Promoting a human rights-based approach to women's health / Purnima Mane
Subject Women -- Health and hygiene
Women's rights
World health
Women's Health
Women's Rights
World Health
Alt Author Murthy, Padmini
Smith, Clyde Lanford
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