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The Resource Health justice : an argument from the capabilities approach, Sridhar Venkatapuram ; [with a foreword by Michael Marmot], (electronic book)

Health justice : an argument from the capabilities approach, Sridhar Venkatapuram ; [with a foreword by Michael Marmot], (electronic book)

Label
Health justice : an argument from the capabilities approach
Title
Health justice
Title remainder
an argument from the capabilities approach
Statement of responsibility
Sridhar Venkatapuram ; [with a foreword by Michael Marmot]
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Social factors have a powerful influence on human health and longevity. Yet the social dimensions of health are often obscured in public discussions due to the overwhelming focus in health policy on medical care, individual-level risk factor research, and changing individual behaviours. Likewise, in philosophical approaches to health and social justice, the debates have largely focused on rationing problems in health care and on personal responsibility. However, a range of events over the past two decades such as the study of modern famines, the global experience of HIV/AIDS, the international
Member of
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
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Venkatapuram, Sridhar
Dewey number
362.1
LC call number
  • K3260.3
  • RA427.25
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Right to health
  • Social justice
  • Equality
Label
Health justice : an argument from the capabilities approach, Sridhar Venkatapuram ; [with a foreword by Michael Marmot], (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
""Contents""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Foreword""; ""Introduction""; ""Part I""; ""1: Health as Capability""; ""2: Causation and Distribution of Health""; ""Part II""; ""3: The Capabilities Approach""; ""4: The Capability to be Healthy""; ""Part III""; ""5: Alternative Approaches""; ""6: Groups and Capabilities""; ""7: The Capability to be Healthy and Global Justice""; ""Conclusion""; ""Notes""; ""References""; ""Index""
Control code
PURCH EBC1174277
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (284 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9780745650340
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Health justice : an argument from the capabilities approach, Sridhar Venkatapuram ; [with a foreword by Michael Marmot], (electronic book)
Publication
Contents
""Contents""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Foreword""; ""Introduction""; ""Part I""; ""1: Health as Capability""; ""2: Causation and Distribution of Health""; ""Part II""; ""3: The Capabilities Approach""; ""4: The Capability to be Healthy""; ""Part III""; ""5: Alternative Approaches""; ""6: Groups and Capabilities""; ""7: The Capability to be Healthy and Global Justice""; ""Conclusion""; ""Notes""; ""References""; ""Index""
Control code
PURCH EBC1174277
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (284 p.)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users but there is a limit of 325 uses (cumulative between all users) in each 12 month period, from the date of purchase. Library staff are alerted when the remaining number of uses is low and will decide whether to buy another copy.Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9780745650340
Specific material designation
remote

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