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The Resource Public health law and ethics : a reader, edited by Lawrence O. Gostin

Public health law and ethics : a reader, edited by Lawrence O. Gostin

Label
Public health law and ethics : a reader
Title
Public health law and ethics
Title remainder
a reader
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lawrence O. Gostin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Now revised and expanded to cover today's most pressing health threats, Public Health Law and Ethics probes the legal and ethical issues at the heart of public health through an incisive selection of government reports, scholarly articles, and relevant court cases. Companion to the internationally acclaimed text Public Health Law: Power, Duty, Restraint, this reader can also be used as a stand-alone resource for students, practitioners, scholars, and teachers. It encompasses global issues that have changed the shape of public health in recent years including anthrax, SARS, pandemic flu, biosecu
Member of
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • photographs
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gostin, Lawrence O.
  • Milbank Memorial Fund
Series statement
California/Milbank books on health and the public
Series volume
4
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Public health laws
  • Public health
  • LAW
  • MEDICAL
  • Public health laws
  • Public health
  • United States
  • Electronic books
  • Public Health
  • Ethics
  • Human Rights
Label
Public health law and ethics : a reader, edited by Lawrence O. Gostin
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Mapping the issues -- The public's health -- Public health ethics -- Public health duties and powers -- Public health and the protection of individual rights -- Public health governance : direct regulation for the public's health and safety -- Tort law and the public's health : indirect regulation -- Global health law : health in a global community -- Surveillance and public health research : privacy and the "right to know" -- Health, communication, and behavior -- Medical countermeasures for epidemic disease : bodily integrity -- Public health strategies for epidemic disease : association, travel, and liberty -- Economic liberty and the pursuit of public health -- Concluding reflections on the field : case studies on biosecurity, genomics, and obesity
Control code
ocn762195208
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Rev. and updated 2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource ([xxx], 564 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520946057
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, photographs
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt2rc0
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)762195208
Label
Public health law and ethics : a reader, edited by Lawrence O. Gostin
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : Mapping the issues -- The public's health -- Public health ethics -- Public health duties and powers -- Public health and the protection of individual rights -- Public health governance : direct regulation for the public's health and safety -- Tort law and the public's health : indirect regulation -- Global health law : health in a global community -- Surveillance and public health research : privacy and the "right to know" -- Health, communication, and behavior -- Medical countermeasures for epidemic disease : bodily integrity -- Public health strategies for epidemic disease : association, travel, and liberty -- Economic liberty and the pursuit of public health -- Concluding reflections on the field : case studies on biosecurity, genomics, and obesity
Control code
ocn762195208
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Rev. and updated 2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource ([xxx], 564 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520946057
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, photographs
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt2rc0
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)762195208

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