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The Resource Dying for growth : global inequality and the health of the poor, edited by Jim Yong Kim [and others]

Dying for growth : global inequality and the health of the poor, edited by Jim Yong Kim [and others]

Label
Dying for growth : global inequality and the health of the poor
Title
Dying for growth
Title remainder
global inequality and the health of the poor
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jim Yong Kim [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.1/086/942
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA418.5.P6
LC item number
D95 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2000 J-093
  • W250.1
NLM item number
.D996 2000
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  • Kim, Jim Yong
  • Institute for Health and Social Justice
Series statement
Series in health and social justice
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  • Poor
  • Poor
  • Poor
  • Poor
  • Poor
  • Poor
  • Poor
  • Poor
  • Poor
  • Poor
  • Developing Countries
  • Health Services Accessibility
  • Health Status
  • Medical Indigency
Label
Dying for growth : global inequality and the health of the poor, edited by Jim Yong Kim [and others]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This book and the series of which it is a part are projects of the Institute for Health and Social Justice (IHSJ)."--P. ix
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 511-566) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : what is growing? Who is dying? / Joyce V. Millen ... [et al.] -- Getting a grip on the global economy / John Gershman and Alec Irwin -- Terms reconsidered : decoding development discourse / Aaron Shalow and Alec Irwin -- Hypocrisies of development and the health of the Haitian poor / Paul Farmer and Didi Bertrand -- Theoretical therapies, remote remedies : SAPs and the political ecology of poverty and health in Africa / Brooke G. Schoepf ... [et al.] -- Sickness amidst recovery : public debt and private suffering in Peru / Jim Yong Kim ... [et al.] -- Neoliberal economic policy, "State desertion," and the Russian health crisis / Mark G. Field ... [et al.] -- Dying for growth, part I : transnational corporations and the health of the poor / Joyce V. Millen and Timothy H. Holtz -- Dying for growth, part II : the political influence of national and transnational corporations / Joyce V. Millen ... [et al.] -- Tragedy without end : the 1984 Bhopal gas disaster / Timothy H. Holtz -- Neoliberal trade and investment and the health of Maquiladora workers on the U.S.- Mexico border / Joel Brenner ... [et al.] -- The drug war in perspective / Arnold Chien ... [et al.] --"The threat of a good example" : health and revolution in Cuba / Aviva Chomsky -- The smoke and mirrors of health reform in El Salvador : community health NGOs and the not-so-neoliberal state / Sandy Smith-Nonini -- Conclusion : pessimism of the intellect, optimism of the will / Joyce V. Millen ... [et al.] -- Pragmatic solidarity / Heena Patel ... [et al.]
Control code
40534731
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xix, 584 pages
Isbn
9781567511604
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
98054695
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Dying for growth : global inequality and the health of the poor, edited by Jim Yong Kim [and others]
Publication
Note
"This book and the series of which it is a part are projects of the Institute for Health and Social Justice (IHSJ)."--P. ix
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 511-566) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : what is growing? Who is dying? / Joyce V. Millen ... [et al.] -- Getting a grip on the global economy / John Gershman and Alec Irwin -- Terms reconsidered : decoding development discourse / Aaron Shalow and Alec Irwin -- Hypocrisies of development and the health of the Haitian poor / Paul Farmer and Didi Bertrand -- Theoretical therapies, remote remedies : SAPs and the political ecology of poverty and health in Africa / Brooke G. Schoepf ... [et al.] -- Sickness amidst recovery : public debt and private suffering in Peru / Jim Yong Kim ... [et al.] -- Neoliberal economic policy, "State desertion," and the Russian health crisis / Mark G. Field ... [et al.] -- Dying for growth, part I : transnational corporations and the health of the poor / Joyce V. Millen and Timothy H. Holtz -- Dying for growth, part II : the political influence of national and transnational corporations / Joyce V. Millen ... [et al.] -- Tragedy without end : the 1984 Bhopal gas disaster / Timothy H. Holtz -- Neoliberal trade and investment and the health of Maquiladora workers on the U.S.- Mexico border / Joel Brenner ... [et al.] -- The drug war in perspective / Arnold Chien ... [et al.] --"The threat of a good example" : health and revolution in Cuba / Aviva Chomsky -- The smoke and mirrors of health reform in El Salvador : community health NGOs and the not-so-neoliberal state / Sandy Smith-Nonini -- Conclusion : pessimism of the intellect, optimism of the will / Joyce V. Millen ... [et al.] -- Pragmatic solidarity / Heena Patel ... [et al.]
Control code
40534731
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xix, 584 pages
Isbn
9781567511604
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
98054695
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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