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The Resource Challenges in health and development : from global to community perspectives, Sandy A. Johnson

Challenges in health and development : from global to community perspectives, Sandy A. Johnson

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Challenges in health and development : from global to community perspectives
Title
Challenges in health and development
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from global to community perspectives
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Sandy A. Johnson
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eng
Summary
This textbook examines strategies of investing in human health and investing in economic growth as distinct approaches to development. It explores the symbiotic relationship of these tactics, and considers the applications and outcomes from a global, national and community level perspective. Each chapter introduces concepts of economic development and population health, and uses case studies to illustrate the same. These case studies include program and policy examples from Bangladesh, Chile, Haiti, Rwanda, South Africa and Sri Lanka. The textbook also examines the impact of macroeconomic adjustment programs, health care restructuring, investment in primary health care, public-private partnerships, and the challenges of program coordination and up-scaling in stable and conflict-ridden countries. Discussion questions are provided at the end of each chapter to facilitate classroom activities. Solutions are provided at the end of the textbook
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YDX
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Johnson, Sandy A
Dewey number
362.1091724
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA441
LC item number
.J65 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Medical policy
  • Developing countries
  • Developing countries
  • Developing countries
  • Global Health
  • Economic Development
  • Health Policy
  • International Cooperation
  • Public-Private Sector Partnerships
  • World Bank.
  • World Health Organization
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Challenges in health and development : from global to community perspectives, Sandy A. Johnson
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Copyright
Note
Previous edition: 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Chapter One -- 1.1.Industrial expansion, globalization and population health -- The cases of England and Panama -- 1.2 Comparative measurement of health and development -- 1.3 A century's worth of global change in development and health -- 1.4 What accounts for the difference in regional change? -- 1.4.1 Standard of living -- 1.4.2 Public investment, health infrastructure, and public health campaigns -- 1.4.3 Medical innovations -- 1.4.4 Technological Innovation -- 1.4.5 Behavior change -- 1.4.6 Access to care -- 1.4.7 Political will -- 1.5 A model for exploring health and development -- 1.6 Conclusion -- Chapter Two -- 2.1 Health and development as concepts in the international system -- 2.1.1 International health before WWII -- 2.1.2 The United Nations and the modern story of health and development -- 2.2 The World Health Organization -- 2.2.1 WHO early years: Health as a biomedical condition -- 2.2.2Malaria and smallpox campaigns -- 2.2.3 WHO: Health as a human right -- 2.2.3.1 Primary Health Care -- 2.2.4 Social determinants of health and the WHO in the 21st century -- 2.3 The World Bank -- 2.3.1 The World Bank: Evolution of Development -- 2.3.1.1 Structural Adjustment Program -- 2.3.1.2 World Bank as a health authority -- World Development Report 1993 -- 2.3.1.3 Towards change -- 2.4 The beginning of convergence -- State and human security -- 2.5 True convergence and the way forward in the 21st Century -- 2.6 Conclusion -- Chapter Three -- 3.1 Trade-offs between internal and external factors, social and economic out-comes -- 3.2 Health inputs -- 3.3 Chile -- Economic growth without equity -- 3.4 Sri Lanka -- Equity without growth -- 3.5 Conclusion -- Chapter Four -- 4.1 The importance of community -- 4.1.1 Community-based health care -- 4.1.2 Pholela Health Center -- An early innovator -- 4.1.3 Gonoshasthaya Kendra -- A continuing success -- 4.1.4 Implications for local health and national development -- 4.2 Microcredit and microfinance -- 4.2.1 Grameen Bank -- early innovator and continuing success -- 4.2.2 Implications for development and well-being -- 4.3 Conclusion -- Chapter Five -- 5.1 Development, failed states and states in conflict -- 5.1.1 Issues of health -- 5.1.2 Refugees and IDPs -- 5.1.3 Long term impacts -- 5.2 The challenge of rebuilding -- 5.2.1 Building dependency -- 5.3 The pros and cons of scaled approaches -- 5.4 Haiti -- Partners in Health/Zanmi Lasante -- 5.5 Rwanda rising from the ashes -- 5.6 Conclusion -- Chapter Six -- 6.1 Global Public-Private Partnerships -- 6.1.1 GPPPs, global research and clinical trials -- 6.2 Methods of the GPPPs -- 6.3 Examples of Recent GPPPs -- 6.4 Pros and cons of GPPPs -- 6.5 Conclusion -- Chapter Seven -- 7.1 Conclusion -- Chapter Eight -- Answer key for discussion questions -- Chapter One Questions -- Chapter Two Questions -- Chapter Three Questions -- Chapter Four Questions -- Chapter Five Questions -- Chapter Six Questions -- Index
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 215 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319532042
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-53204-2
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ocn985334365
Label
Challenges in health and development : from global to community perspectives, Sandy A. Johnson
Publication
Copyright
Note
Previous edition: 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Chapter One -- 1.1.Industrial expansion, globalization and population health -- The cases of England and Panama -- 1.2 Comparative measurement of health and development -- 1.3 A century's worth of global change in development and health -- 1.4 What accounts for the difference in regional change? -- 1.4.1 Standard of living -- 1.4.2 Public investment, health infrastructure, and public health campaigns -- 1.4.3 Medical innovations -- 1.4.4 Technological Innovation -- 1.4.5 Behavior change -- 1.4.6 Access to care -- 1.4.7 Political will -- 1.5 A model for exploring health and development -- 1.6 Conclusion -- Chapter Two -- 2.1 Health and development as concepts in the international system -- 2.1.1 International health before WWII -- 2.1.2 The United Nations and the modern story of health and development -- 2.2 The World Health Organization -- 2.2.1 WHO early years: Health as a biomedical condition -- 2.2.2Malaria and smallpox campaigns -- 2.2.3 WHO: Health as a human right -- 2.2.3.1 Primary Health Care -- 2.2.4 Social determinants of health and the WHO in the 21st century -- 2.3 The World Bank -- 2.3.1 The World Bank: Evolution of Development -- 2.3.1.1 Structural Adjustment Program -- 2.3.1.2 World Bank as a health authority -- World Development Report 1993 -- 2.3.1.3 Towards change -- 2.4 The beginning of convergence -- State and human security -- 2.5 True convergence and the way forward in the 21st Century -- 2.6 Conclusion -- Chapter Three -- 3.1 Trade-offs between internal and external factors, social and economic out-comes -- 3.2 Health inputs -- 3.3 Chile -- Economic growth without equity -- 3.4 Sri Lanka -- Equity without growth -- 3.5 Conclusion -- Chapter Four -- 4.1 The importance of community -- 4.1.1 Community-based health care -- 4.1.2 Pholela Health Center -- An early innovator -- 4.1.3 Gonoshasthaya Kendra -- A continuing success -- 4.1.4 Implications for local health and national development -- 4.2 Microcredit and microfinance -- 4.2.1 Grameen Bank -- early innovator and continuing success -- 4.2.2 Implications for development and well-being -- 4.3 Conclusion -- Chapter Five -- 5.1 Development, failed states and states in conflict -- 5.1.1 Issues of health -- 5.1.2 Refugees and IDPs -- 5.1.3 Long term impacts -- 5.2 The challenge of rebuilding -- 5.2.1 Building dependency -- 5.3 The pros and cons of scaled approaches -- 5.4 Haiti -- Partners in Health/Zanmi Lasante -- 5.5 Rwanda rising from the ashes -- 5.6 Conclusion -- Chapter Six -- 6.1 Global Public-Private Partnerships -- 6.1.1 GPPPs, global research and clinical trials -- 6.2 Methods of the GPPPs -- 6.3 Examples of Recent GPPPs -- 6.4 Pros and cons of GPPPs -- 6.5 Conclusion -- Chapter Seven -- 7.1 Conclusion -- Chapter Eight -- Answer key for discussion questions -- Chapter One Questions -- Chapter Two Questions -- Chapter Three Questions -- Chapter Four Questions -- Chapter Five Questions -- Chapter Six Questions -- Index
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 215 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783319532042
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
10.1007/978-3-319-53204-2
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ocn985334365

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