Public health law and ethics : a reader / edited by Lawrence O. Gostin and Lindsay F. Wiley
- Law and the public's health : mapping the terrain -- Public health ethics : science, values, and the regulation of risk -- Public health powers and duties -- Public health and the protection of individual rights -- Public health governance : administrative agencies and local governments -- Direct regulation for the public's health and safety -- Tort liability as indirect regulation -- Taxation, spending, and the social safety net -- Surveillance and public health research -- Infectious disease prevention and control -- Public health emergency preparedness -- Noncommunicable disease prevention -- Injury and violence prevention -- Health justice.
- "Public Health Law and Ethics: A Reader, 3rd Edition probes the legal and ethical issues at the heart of public health through an incisive selection of judicial opinions, scholarly articles, and government reports. Crafted to be accessible to students while thorough enough to be used by practitioners, policy makers, scholars, and teachers alike, the reader can be used as a stand-alone resource, or alongside the internationally acclaimed Public Health Law: Power Duty, Restraint, 3rd Edition. This third edition reader includes discussions of today's most pressing health threats, such as chronic diseases, emerging infectious diseases, antimicrobial resistance, biosecurity, opioid overdose, gun violence, and health disparities"--Provided by publisher.
- 9780520294660 paperback ; alkaline paper
0520294661 paperback ; alkaline paper
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- Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
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