Global Health Justice and Governance

Global Health Justice and Governance

by Dr. Prah Ruger


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ISBN-13: 9780199694631
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 07/24/2018
Pages: 368
Sales rank: 1,157,106
Product dimensions: 9.30(w) x 6.30(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Dr. Prah Ruger is a leading scholar of global and domestic health policy and public health. She is currently the Amartya Sen Professor of Public Health Equity, Economics, and Policy; Associate Dean for Global Studies; and Faculty Chair at the Center for High Impact Philanthropy, all at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Ruger has authored over 100 publications and is internationally recognized for her leadership and work, which has been cited by the United Nations, World Bank, World Health Organization and United States Government.

Table of Contents

Part I: Problems in Global Health and Governance
1. Global Health Problems
2. Global Health Governance Problems
Part II: Global Health Justice
3. Contrasting Theories of Global Justice
4. An Alternative Account: Provincial Globalism
Part III: Global Health Governance
5. Divergent Perspectives in Global Health Governance
6. Global Health Governance as Shared Health Governance
7. International and Global Health Law
Part IV: The International Order and Global Institutions
8. WHO and Other United Nations Agencies
9. The World Bank and Other Organisations
10. Emerging Countries
Part V: States: Actors, Institutions, and Policies
11. Fulfilling Global Health Justice Requirements: Realizing The Health Capability Paradigm (HCP)
12. Shared Health Governance at the Domestic Level

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