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Title Partnerships and foundations in global health governance / [edited by] Simon Rushton, Owain David Williams
Published Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, UK ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 308 pages) : illustrations
Series International political economy series
International political economy series (Palgrave Macmillan (Firm))
Contents Private actors in global health governance / Owain David Williams and Simon Rushton -- A critical appraisal of global health partnerships / Sonja Bartsch -- The global fund to fight AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria: expertise, accountability and the depoliticisation of global health governance / Amy Barnes and Garrett Wallace Brown -- The alignment dialogue: GAVI and its engagement with national governments in health systems strengthening / Peter S. Hill -- Evaluating product development partnerships: beyond quantitative metrics / Rebecca Hanlin -- Private foundations and global health partnerships: philanthropists and 'partnership brokerage' / Michael Moran -- Global health and the Gates Foundation--in perspective / David McCoy and Linsey McGoey -- The Clinton Foundation and global health governance / Jeremy Youde -- Private foundations as agents of development in global health: what kind of impact do they have and how to assess it? / Cornelia Ulbert and Brigitte Hamm -- Co-opting the global health agenda: the problematic role of partnerships and foundations / Todd Faubion, Sarah B. Paige, and Amber L. Pearson -- The limits of control: the accountability of foundations and partnerships in global health / Elena Hesselmann -- Coda: the end of one era and the start of another: partnerships, foundations and the shifting political economy of global health / Owain David Williams and Simon Rushton
Summary "This book argues that the new actors in global health constitute a 'private turn' in global health governance, and provides theoretical and practical grounds for viewing global health partnerships and philanthropic foundations as closely aligned in their ideational and material approaches to a range of important issues and crises"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject World health.
Medical care.
World politics.
International cooperation.
Global Health
Health Policy -- economics
International Cooperation
Public-Private Sector Partnerships
foundations (organizations)
Health systems & services.
Development studies.
International relations.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- International Relations -- General.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Globalization.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Disease & Health Issues.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Health Care Issues.
MEDICAL -- Public Health.
MEDICAL -- Health Policy.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Health Care Delivery.
Health and Fitness.
Medical care.
World health.
World politics.
Social services & welfare, criminology.
Development studies.
International relations.
Central -- national -- federal government policies.
Medical sociology.
Health systems & services.
Illness & addiction: social aspects.
Society & culture: general.
Development economics & emerging economies.
Health and Wellbeing.
Form Electronic book
Author Rushton, Simon, 1978-
Williams, Owain David, 1968-
ISBN 9780230299474