The Resource States of disease : political environments and human health, Brian King

States of disease : political environments and human health, Brian King

Label
States of disease : political environments and human health
Title
States of disease
Title remainder
political environments and human health
Statement of responsibility
Brian King
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Human health is shaped by the interactions between social and ecological systems. States of Disease advances a social ecology of health framework to demonstrate how historical spatial formations contribute to contemporary vulnerabilities to disease and the possibilities for health justice. The book examines how managed HIV in South Africa is being transformed with expanded access to antiretroviral therapy, and how environmental health in northern Botswana is shifting due to global climate change and flooding variability. These cases demonstrate how the political environmental context shapes the ways in which health is embodied, experienced, and managed"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
304.2/0968
Index
index present
LC call number
HM861
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
States of disease : political environments and human health, Brian King
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : "no one dies of AIDS" -- Social ecology of health -- HIV lifeways -- Historical spaces and contemporary epidemics -- Landscapes of HIV -- Health ecologies within dynamic systems -- States of health
Control code
ocn957414259
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520962118
Lccn
2016039497
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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22573/ctt1hktdkb
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35247976
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)957414259
  • jstor0520962117

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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