Item description for Globalization And Health (International Studies in Sociology and Social Anthropology) by Richard L. Harris, Melinda Seid, Bent Petersen, Lars E. Onsoyen, Cassandra Campbell, Marta Rondon & David Mungello...
From a public health perspective, globalization appears to be a mixed blessing. This international collection of essays on globalization and health examines the global health issues associated with the economic, technological, political, social, cultural and environmental effects of globalization -- the increasing movement of capital, people, technology, goods, information, environmental pollution, and disease around the globe.These essays analyze the complex linkages between globalization and health, the health effects of globalization at all levels (global, national, and local), and the policy and institutional responses associated with the health consequences of globalization. To download a sample chapter click here
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Studio: Brill Academic Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.75" Width: 6.25" Height: 9.25" Weight: 1.15 lbs.
Release Date Dec 30, 2004
Publisher Brill Academic Publishers
ISBN 9004141456 ISBN13 9789004141452
Availability 0 units.
More About Richard L. Harris, Melinda Seid, Bent Petersen, Lars E. Onsoyen, Cassandra Campbell, Marta Rondon & David Mungello
Richard L. Harris, professor of global studies at California State University-Monterey Bay, is the author and editor of many works on politics, economics, and revolutionary change in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. He lives in Sacramento, California.