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Published: 09 March 2017

712 Pages


ISBN: 9780199392285

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Textbook of Global Health

Fourth Edition

Anne-Emanuelle Birn, Yogan Pillay, and Timothy H. Holtz

  • A complete revision and reconceptualization of the popular Textbook of International Health, which has sold more than 25,000 copies across three editions
  • Offers a broad introduction to global health integrated with critical analytic approaches that can be found in no other single source
  • Synthesizes history, epidemiology, environmental studies, economics, and policy and financing to provide a comprehensive overview of the factors that influence health patterns within countries and across the globe
  • The first and only global health textbook to employ a political economy of health analytic framework
  • An accessible, authoritative, and affordable introduction to the topic suitable for advanced undergraduates, public health graduate students, medical students, practitioners, and those working in health diplomacy and development writ large

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