Introducing Global Health: Practice, Policy, and Solutions Paperback / softback
This book addresses key issues of global health with a focus on fundamentals, causes, and solutions that is compelling and appealing to students in a variety of majors and levels.
It offers a contemporary overview of major issues in global public health and their interplay.
Introductory material includes the history of global economic development and alternatives to traditional economic development; models that emphasize education and health; the challenge of poverty and disease; the threat of war and corruption; and the essential role of gender.
Case studies focus on developing socialist economies, mixed economies, and new emerging superpowers.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 400 pages
- Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
- Publication Date: 02/08/2013
- Category: Public health & preventive medicine
- ISBN: 9780470533284