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Title Migration, health and inequality / edited by Felicity Thomas and Jasmine Gideon
Published London : Zed Books Ltd, 2013
London : Zed Books, 2013


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Description xi, 209 pages ; 22 cm
Series Sociology, health
Contents Contents note continued: 11.Access versus entitlements: health seeking for Latin American migrants in London / Jasmine Gideon -- 12.Wellbeing and community self-help: Turkish-speaking women in London / S. Gulfem Cakir
Machine generated contents note: 1.Context and perspectives: who migrates and what are the risks? / Mary Haour-Knipe -- 2.Impact on and use of health services by new migrants in Europe / Jon S. Friedland -- 3.Do migrants have an enforceable right to healthcare in international human rights law? / Sue Willman -- 4.International health worker migration: global inequality and the right to health / Rebecca Shah -- 5.Socioeconomic vulnerability and access to healthcare among immigrants in Chile / Helena Tunstall -- 6.Unaccompanied young asylum seekers in the UK: mental health and rights / Elaine Chase -- 7.Healthcare for trafficked migrants: UK policy 2000-10 and consequences for access / Sian Oram -- 8.Vulnerable migrant women and charging for maternity care in the UK: advocating change / Rosalind Bragg -- 9.Multiple medicaments: looking beyond structural inequalities in migrant healthcare / Felicity Thomas -- 10.Harnessing ̀diasporic' medical mobilities / Meghann Ormond --
Notes "A number of the chapters in this book stem from the conference "Migration and the Right to Health", which was held in London in May 2010." -- Acknowledgements
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Emigration and immigration -- Economic aspects.
Emigration and immigration -- Health aspects -- Congresses.
Emigration and immigration -- Health aspects.
Emigration and immigration -- Social aspects.
Human rights -- Health aspects -- Congresses.
Human rights -- Health aspects.
Immigrants -- Health and hygiene.
Immigrants -- Medical care.
Immigrants -- Social conditions.
Minority Health.
Emigrants and Immigrants.
Emigration and Immigration.
Health Services Accessibility.
Human Rights.
Socioeconomic Factors.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Gideon, Jasmine, editor of compilation
Thomas, Felicity, editor of compilation
Migration and the Right to Health (Conference) (2010 : London, England)
LC no. 2012554163
ISBN 1780321244 (paperback)
1780321252 (hardback)
9781780321240 (pb)
9781780321257 (hb)