The Resource Awakening Hippocrates : a primer on health, poverty, and global service, Edward O'Neil, Jr. ; foreword by Paul Farmer

Awakening Hippocrates : a primer on health, poverty, and global service, Edward O'Neil, Jr. ; foreword by Paul Farmer

Label
Awakening Hippocrates : a primer on health, poverty, and global service
Title
Awakening Hippocrates
Title remainder
a primer on health, poverty, and global service
Statement of responsibility
Edward O'Neil, Jr. ; foreword by Paul Farmer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A comprehensive overview of the current state of world poverty and health, directed to the health care provider interested in volunteering abroad"--Provided by publisher
Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Neil, Edward
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WA 530.1
NLM item number
O577a 2006
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poverty
  • Public health
  • Human rights
  • Volunteer workers in medical care
  • Poverty
  • Global Health
  • Health Services Accessibility
  • International Cooperation
  • Volunteers
Label
Awakening Hippocrates : a primer on health, poverty, and global service, Edward O'Neil, Jr. ; foreword by Paul Farmer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [469]-487) and index
Contents
Health, poverty, and structural violence -- The rise of health in the industrialized world -- Global repercussions : diffusion, the United Nations, and nongovernmental organizations -- Development and foreign aid : perceptions and realities of our beneficence, part I, bilateral aid -- Development and foreign aid : perceptions and realities of our beneficence, part II multilateral aid -- Forces of disparity I : private financial flows, trade, multinational corporations, and inequality -- Forces of disparity II : history, racism, governance, and militarism -- Forces of disparity III : children, sexism, population, nature, and infectious diseases -- Lessons from a plague : the history, scope, and politics of HIV/AIDS -- Ethics, human rights, and religion -- Thomas Anthony Dooley, MD -- Father Bill Fryda, MD -- Paul Farmer, MD, PhD, and Jim Yong Kim, MD, PhD -- Peter Allen, DMD -- Thomas S. "doc" Durant, MD -- The life of Albert Schweitzer, MD -- Reverence for life : the compelling and timeless ideal of Albert Schweitzer, MD -- Appendix A, the Universal declaration of human rights -- Appendix B, UN millennium development goals
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxxviii, 502 p.
Isbn
9781579477721
Lccn
20050303 64
System control number
  • (OCoLC)62188876
  • (OCoLC)62188876
Label
Awakening Hippocrates : a primer on health, poverty, and global service, Edward O'Neil, Jr. ; foreword by Paul Farmer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [469]-487) and index
Contents
Health, poverty, and structural violence -- The rise of health in the industrialized world -- Global repercussions : diffusion, the United Nations, and nongovernmental organizations -- Development and foreign aid : perceptions and realities of our beneficence, part I, bilateral aid -- Development and foreign aid : perceptions and realities of our beneficence, part II multilateral aid -- Forces of disparity I : private financial flows, trade, multinational corporations, and inequality -- Forces of disparity II : history, racism, governance, and militarism -- Forces of disparity III : children, sexism, population, nature, and infectious diseases -- Lessons from a plague : the history, scope, and politics of HIV/AIDS -- Ethics, human rights, and religion -- Thomas Anthony Dooley, MD -- Father Bill Fryda, MD -- Paul Farmer, MD, PhD, and Jim Yong Kim, MD, PhD -- Peter Allen, DMD -- Thomas S. "doc" Durant, MD -- The life of Albert Schweitzer, MD -- Reverence for life : the compelling and timeless ideal of Albert Schweitzer, MD -- Appendix A, the Universal declaration of human rights -- Appendix B, UN millennium development goals
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxxviii, 502 p.
Isbn
9781579477721
Lccn
20050303 64
System control number
  • (OCoLC)62188876
  • (OCoLC)62188876

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