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Title 21st century global health diplomacy / [edited by] Thomas E. Novotny, Ilona Kickbusch, Michaela Told
Published New Jersey : World Scientific, 2013


Description 1 online resource
Series Global health diplomacy ; vol. 3
Global health diplomacy ; vol. 3.
Contents 21st century health diplomacy : a new relationship between foreign policy and health / Ilona Kickbusch -- A history of international health encounters: diplomacy in transition / Vincanne Adams -- Governance and actors in global health diplomacy / Wolfgang Hein -- Instruments of health diplomacy / Ebony Bertorelli, Steven A. Solomon and Nick Drager -- Global health in international politics / Harley Feldbaum -- Health is an integral part of foreign policy / Santiago Alcázar and Paulo Buss -- Global health and security / Kristofer Bergh and Bates Gill -- Military health diplomacy / Eugene V. Bonventre and Lt Col Valérie Denux -- Health diplomacy in humanitarian action / Valerie Percival -- Key factors in negotiations for health / Kelley Lee -- Global health begins at home: policy coherence / Gaudenz Silberschmidt and Thomas Zeltner -- The way forward in global health diplomacy: definitions, research, and training / Thomas E. Novotny and Sebastian Kevany
Summary Health diplomacy begins with a recognition that the most effective international health interventions are ethically carried out with sensitivity to historical, political, social, economic, and cultural differences. Health diplomacy focuses on the interplay of health assistance, economic inequities, and enlightened self-interests of nations. While encompassing much of the social science, humanities, political science, and international relations disciplines, health diplomacy requires new interdisciplinary pedagogical approaches. Tomorrow's health professionals must grapple with the emergent pro
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject World health.
International cooperation.
Global Health
International Cooperation
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Health Care Issues.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Health Care Delivery.
MEDICAL -- Health Policy.
MEDICAL -- Public Health.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Disease & Health Issues.
International cooperation
World health
Form Electronic book
Author Novotny, Thomas E
Kickbusch, Ilona, 1948-
Told, Michaela
LC no. 2013011741
ISBN 9789814355179
Other Titles Twenty-first century global health diplomacy