Public Health Law and Ethics : A Reader, Paperback / softback Book

Public Health Law and Ethics : A Reader Paperback / softback

Edited by Lawrence O. Gostin, Lindsay F. Wiley


Public Health Law and Ethics: A Reader, 3rd Edition probes the legal and ethical issues at the heart of public health through an incisive selection of judicial opinions, scholarly articles, and government reports.

Crafted to be accessible to students while thorough enough for use by practitioners, policy makers, scholars, and teachers alike, the reader can be used as a stand-alone resource or alongside the internationally acclaimed Public Health Law: Power, Duty, Restraint, 3rd Edition.

This updated edition reader includes new discussions of today's most pressing health threats, such as chronic diseases, emerging infectious diseases, antimicrobial resistance, biosecurity, opioid overdose, gun violence, and health disparities.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 656 pages, 43 photos, 3 graphs
  • Publisher: University of California Press
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  • Category: Public health & safety law
  • ISBN: 9780520294660



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