Assembling Health Rights in Global Context
Genealogies and Anthropologies
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $160.00|
| Book Description: |
What do we mean when we talk about rights in relation to health? Where does the language of health rights come from, and what are the implications of using such a discourse?
During the last 20 years there have been an increasing number of initiatives and efforts - for instance in relation to HIV/AIDS - which draw on the language, institutions and procedures of human rights in the field of global health. This book explores the historical, cultural and social context of public...