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Routledge Handbook Of Global Health Security

Routledge Handbook of Global Health Security PDF
Author: Simon Rushton
Publisher: Routledge
Release: 2014-08-07
ISBN: 1136155570
Size: 77.33 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Category : Political Science
Languages : en
Pages : 362
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Routledge Handbook Of Global Health Security

by Simon Rushton, Routledge Handbook Of Global Health Security Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Routledge Handbook Of Global Health Security books, This new Handbook presents an overview of cutting-edge research in the growing field of global health security. Over the past decade, the study of global health and its interconnection with security has become a prominent and rapidly growing field of research. Ongoing debates question whether health and security should be linked; which (if any) health issues should be treated as security threats; what should be done to address health security threats; and the positive and negative consequences of ‘securitizing’ health. In academic and policy terms, the health security field is a timely and dynamic one and this handbook will be the first work comprehensively to address this agenda. Bringing together the leading experts and commentators on health security issues from across the world, the volume comprises original and cutting-edge essays addressing the key issues in the field and also highlighting currently neglected avenues for future research. The book intends to provide an accessible yet sophisticated introduction to the key topics and debates and is organised into four key parts: Health Securities: the fundamental conceptual issues, historical links between health and security and the various ways of conceptualising health as a security issue Threats: those health issues which have been most frequently discussed in security terms Responses: the wide range of contemporary security-driven responses to health threats Controversies: the securitization of health, its impact on rights and justice and the potential distortion of the global health agenda This book will be of great interest to students of global health security, public health, critical security studies, and International Relations in general.



Transforming Public Health Surveillance E Book

Transforming Public Health Surveillance   E Book PDF
Author: Scott J. N. McNabb
Publisher: Elsevier
Release: 2016-05-02
ISBN: 0702066214
Size: 40.36 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
Category : Public health surveillance
Languages : en
Pages : 455
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Transforming Public Health Surveillance E Book

by Scott J. N. McNabb, Transforming Public Health Surveillance E Book Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Transforming Public Health Surveillance E Book books, Dramatic changes have occurred over the past 15 years in population growth and mobility, advancements in information technology and science, and fundamental shifts in how the epidemiology of human health problems is approached. Leveraging these advancements requires a serious and thorough reexamination of how public health surveillance (PHS) is practiced. The vision for PHS is one in which the workforce is trained in the latest techniques, has access to the latest technology, shares best practices, and is networked locally, regionally, nationally, and internationally. In Transforming Public Health Surveillance contributing experts in the field of PHS from around the world communicate a clear description of how these disparate elements should be brought together and integrated. New models in PHS, such as participatory or predictive surveillance are likewise described. This book offers and overview of these novel approaches to PHS to propel public health practice towards 21st-century solutions from political, technological, analytical, sustainable, and One Health subject-matter perspectives. It also defines new relationships and opportunities in the modern PHS arena to facilitate the health security and health equity agenda.



Routledge Handbook Of Security Studies

Routledge Handbook of Security Studies PDF
Author: Myriam Dunn Cavelty
Publisher: Routledge
Release: 2016-07-01
ISBN: 1317620925
Size: 32.21 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Category : History
Languages : en
Pages : 480
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Routledge Handbook Of Security Studies

by Myriam Dunn Cavelty, Routledge Handbook Of Security Studies Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Routledge Handbook Of Security Studies books, This revised and updated second edition features over twenty new chapters and offers a wide-ranging collection of cutting-edge essays from leading scholars in the field of Security Studies. The field of Security Studies has undergone significant change during the past 20 years, and is now one of the most dynamic sub-disciplines within International Relations. This second edition has been significantly updated to address contemporary and emerging security threats with chapters on organised crime, migration and security, cyber-security, energy security, the Syrian conflict and resilience, amongst many others. Comprising articles by both established and up-and-coming scholars, The Routledge Handbook of Security Studies provides a comprehensive overview of the key contemporary topics of research and debate in the field of Security Studies. The volume is divided into four main parts: • Part I: Theoretical Approaches to Security • Part II: Security Challenges • Part III: Regional (In)Security • Part IV: Security Governance This new edition of the Handbook is a benchmark publication with major importance for both current research and the future of the field. It will be essential reading for all scholars and students of Security Studies, War and Conflict Studies, and International Relations.



Routledge Handbook On The Politics Of Global Health

Routledge Handbook on the Politics of Global Health PDF
Author: Richard Parker
Publisher: Routledge
Release: 2018-12-07
ISBN: 131529723X
Size: 58.12 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Category : Medical
Languages : en
Pages : 440
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Routledge Handbook On The Politics Of Global Health

by Richard Parker, Routledge Handbook On The Politics Of Global Health Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Routledge Handbook On The Politics Of Global Health books, In the early twenty-first century, key public health issues and challenges have taken centre stage on the global scene, and health has been placed at the heart of our collective aspirations for human development and well-being. But significant debate exists not only about the causes, but also about the possible solutions for nearly all of the most important global health challenges. Competing visions of the values and perspectives that should underlie global health policies have emerged, ranging from an emphasis on cost eff ectiveness and resource constraints on one extreme, to new calls for health and human rights, and renewed calls for health and social justice on the other. The role of different intergovernmental agencies, bilateral or unilateral donors, public or private institutions and initiatives, has increasingly been called into question, whilst the spread of neoliberal policies and programmes, and existing international trade regimes and intellectual property rights, are deeply implicated in relation to global health responses. This volume critically evaluates how the global health industry has evolved and how the interests of diverse political and economic stakeholders are shaping the context of a rapidly changing institutional landscape. Bringing together leading authors from across the world, the Handbook’s eight sections explore: • Critical perspectives on global health • Globalisation, neoliberalism, and health systems • The changing shape of global health governance • Development assistance and the politics of global health • Scale-up, scale-down, and the sustainability of global health programmes • Intellectual property rights, trade relations, and global health • Humanitarian emergencies and global health politics • Human rights, social justice, and global health The Routledge Handbook on the Politics of Global Health addresses both the emerging issues and conceptualisations of the political strategies, policy-making processes, and global governance of global health, along with expanding upon and highlighting the critical priorities in this rapidly evolving field. It provides an authoritative overview for students, practitioners, researchers, and policymakers working in or concerned with the politics of public health around the globe.



Globalization And Health

Globalization and Health PDF
Author: Jeremy Youde
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
Release: 2019-07-26
ISBN: 1538121832
Size: 41.46 MB
Format: PDF
Category : Political Science
Languages : en
Pages : 252
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Globalization And Health

by Jeremy Youde, Globalization And Health Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Globalization And Health books, Health and disease are intimately connected with the movement of people, goods, and ideas that embody globalization. Examining the various dimensions of the intersections between globalization and health, this book calls attention to the challenges these relationships present and the opportunities for cross-border collaboration and solidarity.



Routledge Handbook Of Medical Law And Ethics

Routledge Handbook of Medical Law and Ethics PDF
Author: Yann Joly
Publisher: Routledge
Release: 2014-09-19
ISBN: 1134448651
Size: 22.60 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Category : Law
Languages : en
Pages : 480
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Routledge Handbook Of Medical Law And Ethics

by Yann Joly, Routledge Handbook Of Medical Law And Ethics Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Routledge Handbook Of Medical Law And Ethics books, This book explores the scope, application and role of medical law, regulatory norms and ethics, and addresses key challenges introduced by contemporary advances in biomedical research and healthcare. While mindful of national developments, the handbook supports a global perspective in its approach to medical law. Contributors include leading scholars in both medical law and ethics, who have developed specially commissioned pieces in order to present a critical overview and analysis of the current state of medical law and ethics. Each chapter offers comprehensive coverage of longstanding and traditional topics in medical law and ethics, and provides dynamic insights into contemporary and emerging issues in this heavily debated field. Topics covered include: Bioethics, health and human rights Medical liability Law and emerging health technologies Public health law Personalized medicine The law and ethics of access to medicines in developing countries Medical research in the genome era Emerging legal and ethical issues in reproductive technologies This advanced level reference work will prove invaluable to legal practitioners, scholars, students and researchers in the disciplines of law, medicine, genetics, dentistry, theology, and medical ethics.



Familie Bildung Migration

Familie     Bildung     Migration PDF
Author: Olaf Kapella
Publisher: Verlag Barbara Budrich
Release: 2018-07-16
ISBN: 3847412612
Size: 21.43 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Category : Social Science
Languages : de
Pages : 328
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Familie Bildung Migration

by Olaf Kapella, Familie Bildung Migration Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Familie Bildung Migration books, Gesellschaftliche Modernisierungsprozesse fordern nicht nur die Familien selbst, sondern auch Politik, Praxis und Wissenschaft. Der Band liefert sowohl inhaltliche als auch methodische Beiträge zu aktuellen Themen der Lebenswirklichkeit von Familien sowie der Zukunft des gesellschaftlichen Miteinanders. Die Fragmentierung der Elternschaft, Reproduktionsmedizin, Eltern- und Familienbildung, Migration, Multilokalität von Familien sowie Bildung und Betreuung von Kindern und Jugendlichen geben nur einen auszugsweisen Eindruck in die Vielfältigkeit der Beiträge.



Routledge Handbook Of International Political Sociology

Routledge Handbook of International Political Sociology PDF
Author: Xavier Guillaume
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Release: 2016-12
ISBN: 1315446472
Size: 66.16 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Category : Political Science
Languages : en
Pages : 414
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Routledge Handbook Of International Political Sociology

by Xavier Guillaume, Routledge Handbook Of International Political Sociology Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Routledge Handbook Of International Political Sociology books, This handbook presents in a comprehensive, concise and accessible overview, the emerging field of international political sociology. It summarizes and synthesizes existing knowledge in the field while presenting central themes and methodologies that have been at the centre of its development, providing the reader with a sense of the diversity and research dynamics that are at the heart of international political sociology as a field of study. A wide range of topics covered include: International political sociology and its cognate disciplines and fields of study; Key themes including security, mobility, finance, development, gender, religion, health, global elites and the environment; Methodologies on how to engage with international political sociology including fieldwork, archives, discourse, ethnography, assemblage, materiality, social spaces and visuality; Current and future challenges of international political sociology addressed by three key scholars. Providing a synthetic reference point, summarizing key achievements and engagements while putting forward future developments and potential fruitful lines of inquiry, it is an invaluable resource for students, academics and researchers from a range of disciplines, particularly international relations, political science, sociology, political geography, international law, international political economy, security studies and gender studies.



Global Health Governance In International Society

Global Health Governance in International Society PDF
Author: Jeremy Youde
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Release: 2018-02-08
ISBN: 0198813058
Size: 45.35 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Category :
Languages : en
Pages : 224
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Global Health Governance In International Society

by Jeremy Youde, Global Health Governance In International Society Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Global Health Governance In International Society books, In the 1980s, health was a marginal issue on the international political agenda, and it barely figured into donor states' foreign aid allocation. Within a generation, health had developed a robust set of governance structures that drive significant global political action, incorporate a widerange of actors, and receive increasing levels of funding. What explains this dramatic change over such a short period of time? Drawing on the English School of international relations theory, this book argues that global health has emerged as a secondary institution within international society. Rather than being a side issue, global health now occupies an important role. Addressing global health issues - financially,organizationally, and politically - is part of how actors demonstrate their willingness and ability to help realize their moral responsibility and obligation to others. In this way, it demonstrates how global health governance has emerged, grown, and persisted-even in the face of global economicchallenges and inadequate responses to particular health crises. The book also shows how English School conceptions of international society would benefit from expanding their analytical gaze to address international economic issues and incorporate non-state actors. The book begins by building acase for using the English School to understand the role of global health governance before looking at global health governance's place in international society through case studies about the growth of development assistance for health, the international response to the Ebola outbreak, and China'srole within the global health governance framework.



Routledge Handbook Of Ethics And International Relations

Routledge Handbook of Ethics and International Relations PDF
Author: Brent J. Steele
Publisher: Routledge
Release: 2018-06-14
ISBN: 0429761872
Size: 40.70 MB
Format: PDF
Category : Political Science
Languages : en
Pages : 602
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Routledge Handbook Of Ethics And International Relations

by Brent J. Steele, Routledge Handbook Of Ethics And International Relations Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Routledge Handbook Of Ethics And International Relations books, Ethics and International Relations (IR), once considered along the margins of the IR field, has emerged as one of the most eclectic and interdisciplinary research areas today. Yet the same diversity that enriches this field also makes it a difficult one to characterize. Is it, or should it only be, the social-scientific pursuit of explaining and understanding how ethics influences the behaviours of actors in international relations? Or, should it be a field characterized by what the world should be like, based on philosophical, normative and policy-based arguments? This Handbook suggests that it can actually be both, as the contributions contained therein demonstrate how those two conceptions of Ethics and International Relations are inherently linked. Seeking to both provide an overview of the field and to drive debates forward, this Handbook is framed by an opening chapter providing a concise and accessible overview of the complex history of the field of Ethics and IR, and a conclusion that discusses how the field may progress in the future and what subjects are likely to rise to prominence. Within are 44 distinct and original contributions from scholars teaching and researching in the field, which are structured around 8 key thematic sections: Philosophical Resources International Relations Theory Religious Traditions International Security and Just War Justice, Rights and Global Governance International Intervention Global Economics Environment, Health and Migration Drawing together a diverse range of scholars, the Routledge Handbook of Ethics and International Relations provides a cutting-edge overview of the field by bringing together these eclectic, albeit dynamic, themes and topics. It will be an essential resource for students and scholars alike.