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Author Daniels, Norman, 1942-
Title Just health : meeting health needs fairly / Norman Daniels.
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2008.
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 Floor4  RA394 .D27 2008    IN LIBRARY
Description ix, 397 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 357-375) and index.
Contents Three questions of justice -- What is the special moral importance of health? -- When are health inequalities unjust? The social determinants of health -- How can we meet health needs fairly when we can't meet them all? Accountability for reasonable resource allocation -- What do we owe each other? Implications of an integrated theory of justice and health -- Global aging and intergenerational equity -- Consent to workplace risk and health protection -- Medical professionalism and the care we should get -- Fairness in health sector reform -- Accountability for reasonableness in developing countries: two applications -- Reducing health disparities: no simple matter -- Priority setting and human rights -- International health inequalities and global justice: a concluding challenge.
Note Table of contents also issued online.
Subject Medical policy -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Health services accessibility.
Right to health.
Equality -- Health aspects.
Justice (Philosophy)
Medical ethics.
ISBN 9780521876322 (hardback)
052187632X (hardback)
9780521699983 (pbk.)
0521699983 (pbk.)
OCLC number 104846141