Foreword by Archbishop Desmond Tutu1) Introduction2) Medicine - a brief history through time3) The politics of health4) Financing Health Care - Putting our moneywhere our mouth is5) Big Business, Big Trouble.6) The impact of media on health7) Gender and Health - Have we come a longway, Baby?8) Environment - what you don't see, can hurt!9) The International Health Industry10) Power to the People - Another World isPossibleContacts. Bibliography. Index.
Shereen Usdin is a medical doctor and a public health specialist. She is cofounder of the internationally acclaimed Soul City for Health and Development Communication in South Africa and works in the areas of development communication, HIV/AIDS, violence against women and human rights.
'This No-Nonsense Guide to World Health is premised on the belief that without social justice, a life of health and dignity for all the world'speople cannot be fully realized.Desmond Tutu