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Published: 29 March 2012

320 Pages | 5 figures, 2 tables


ISBN: 9780199653133

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Health and Social Justice

Jennifer Prah Ruger

  • Includes Foreword by Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen
  • Contains applications to policy issues and resource allocation decisions at both the macro and micro levels
  • Clear lay-out and in-depth introduction of the various components of the health capability paradigm
  • Challenges the current scope of public opinion research
  • Argues that shared values are needed to achieve social agreement for political and legal decision-making and has pragmatic advantages in forging consensus and coalitions

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