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Making Health Policy (Understanding Public Health)

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Published by Open University Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Health systems & services,
  • Public health & preventive medicine,
  • Medical,
  • Consumer Health,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Public Health,
  • Medical / Public Health,
  • Health Policy

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9550621M
ISBN 100335218393
ISBN 109780335218394

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Drawing on well chosen historical and contemporary examples, Making Health Policy engages with the complex, contingent, and contested arena of health policy making. Students will find the valuable insights provided in this book enormously useful in understanding contemporary and ongoing debates around the fashioning of health policy."Cited by: Making Health Policy 2nd edition is an ideal resource for students of public health and health policy, public health practitioners and policy makers. Kent Buse has taught at Yale University, USA and the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, UK and is the author of several titles on health policy and global health governance. Overview of the book. 1 The health policy framework. 2 Power and the policy process. 3 The state and the private sector in health policy. 4 Agenda setting. 5 Government and the policy process. 6 Interest groups and the policy process. 7 Policy implementation. 8 Globalizing the policy process. Making Health Policy 2nd edition is an ideal resource for students of public health and health policy, public health practitioners and policy makers. Understanding Public Health is an innovative series published by Open University Press in collaboration with the 4/5(1).

Making Health Policy. A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text. the three key elements in policy making: the context, the actors and the processes. It is a guide for those who wish to improve their skills in navigating and managing the health policy process, irrespective of the health issue or setting. The book examines: Policy analysis File Size: 1MB.   It examines the ethical and practical dimensions of new and current policy models and their effect on the future development of global health and policy. Maps out key debates and policy structures involved in all areas of global health policy; Isolates and examines new policy initiatives in global health policy. "This book views power and process as integral to understanding policy and focuses on the three key elements in policy making: the context, the actors and the processes. It is a guide for those who wish to improve their skills in navigating and managing the health policy process, irrespective of the health issue or setting."--BOOK JACKET.

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