Globalization and Health

Synopsis

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"

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Richard L. Harris
  • Melinda J. Seid
  • Ronald Labonte
  • Aboubakr A. Badawi
  • Christine McMurray
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Boston
Publication year:
  • 2004