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Introducing Global Health: Practice, Policy, and Solutions, Paperback / softback Book

Introducing Global Health: Practice, Policy, and Solutions Paperback / softback

Description

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.

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 400 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Public health & preventive medicine
  • ISBN: 9780470533284

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