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Health and Human Rights


ISBN13: 9781841138046
Published: August 2013
Publisher: Hart Publishing
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Hardback
Price: £45.00



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This book aims to bolster the burgeoning discourse of health and human rights. In so doing, it charts the history of the linkage between health and human rights.

It also pinpoints the sense of imperative that surrounds this relationship and, more importantly, identifies a series of threats or challenges to attempts to link health and human rights and proposes how these might be addressed.

Amongst other things, it asks: Is bioethics pushing human rights aside? Is conflict between risk and rights inevitable in infectious disease control? Is human dignity a threat to human rights? Is reproductive choice a bad argument in the context of reproductive technologies? Is it sensible for human rights to make use of indicators, benchmarks and impact assessments? Is trade a danger to human health and also to human rights?

This is a book which will be of great interest to students of human rights and health law, and to scholars and policy-makers in these areas.

Subjects:
Human Rights and Civil Liberties, Medical Law
Contents:
Introduction
1. Health and Human Rights
2. Is Human Rights Prepared?
3. The Cost of Human Rights
4. A Measured Response
5. The Dignity of Choice Conclusion

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Property and Human Rights in a Global Context ISBN 9781849467261
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Judicial Review, Socio-Economic Rights and the Human Rights Act ISBN 9781841139760
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Making Rights Real: the Human Rights Act in its First Decade ISBN 9781841133539
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Terrorism and the Limitation of Rights: The ECHR and the US Constitution ISBN 9781841137636
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Judicial Review, Socio-Economic Rights and the Human Rights Act ISBN 9781841133720
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Human, Rights, Culture and the Rule of Law ISBN 9781841135069
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Human Rights in the Community: Rights as Agents for Change ISBN 9781841134468
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