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The Resource Pathologies of power : health, human rights, and the new war on the poor, Paul Farmer ; with a foreword by Amartya Sen

Pathologies of power : health, human rights, and the new war on the poor, Paul Farmer ; with a foreword by Amartya Sen

Label
Pathologies of power : health, human rights, and the new war on the poor
Title
Pathologies of power
Title remainder
health, human rights, and the new war on the poor
Statement of responsibility
Paul Farmer ; with a foreword by Amartya Sen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Farmer, Paul
Dewey number
305
Index
index present
LC call number
HM821
LC item number
.F37 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2003 G-705
  • W 76
NLM item number
F2345p 2003
Series statement
California series in public anthropology
Series volume
4
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social stratification
  • Equality
  • Poor
  • Discrimination in medical care
  • Right to health care
  • Human rights
  • Health Services Accessibility
  • Communicable Disease Control
  • Human Rights
  • Socioeconomic Factors
  • Vulnerable Populations
Label
Pathologies of power : health, human rights, and the new war on the poor, Paul Farmer ; with a foreword by Amartya Sen
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 333-378) and index
Contents
Introduction: Bearing witness; On suffering and structural violence; Pestilence and restraint; Lessons from Chiapas; A plague on all our houses? -- One physician's perspective on human rights; Health, healing, and social justice; Listening for prophetic voices; Cruel and unusual; New malaise; Rethinking health and human rights -- Afterword
Control code
000148938
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 402 p.
Isbn
9780520235502
Isbn Type
(Cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002013311
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 148938
  • 154679
  • (OCoLC)ocm50478409
Label
Pathologies of power : health, human rights, and the new war on the poor, Paul Farmer ; with a foreword by Amartya Sen
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 333-378) and index
Contents
Introduction: Bearing witness; On suffering and structural violence; Pestilence and restraint; Lessons from Chiapas; A plague on all our houses? -- One physician's perspective on human rights; Health, healing, and social justice; Listening for prophetic voices; Cruel and unusual; New malaise; Rethinking health and human rights -- Afterword
Control code
000148938
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 402 p.
Isbn
9780520235502
Isbn Type
(Cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002013311
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 148938
  • 154679
  • (OCoLC)ocm50478409

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