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The health of newcomers : immigration, health policy, and the case for global solidarity

Author
Illingworth, Patricia M. L., 1954- author.
Title
The health of newcomers : immigration, health policy, and the case for global solidarity / Patricia Illingworth and Wendy E. Parmet.
Format
Book
Published
New York : New York University Press, [2017]
Description
ix, 295 pages ; 24 cm
Other contributors
Parmet, Wendy E., author.
Notes
Also available as an ebook.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Introduction : natives and newcomers, partners in health
  • Health and migration : a combustible mix
  • Keep out! : immigration control as public health protection
  • Blaming the victim : public health protection and the scapegoating of newcomers
  • A nation of uninsured immigrants
  • Denying the right to health
  • Health as a global public good
  • Creating global health
  • Strangers for the sake of health
  • Solidarity for newcomers, health for all
  • Natives and newcomers : moving forward together.
Subject headings
Immigrants--Medical care.
Immigrants--Medical care--United States.
Medical policy.
Medical policy--United States.
Emigration and immigration--Government policy.
Right to health.
Right to health--United States.
United States--Emigration and immigration--Government policy.
ISBN
9780814789216 hardcover ; alkaline paper
0814789218 hardcover ; alkaline paper
0814789218

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Blmgtn - Auxiliary Library Facility
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RA427 .I45 2017
Location
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Fort Wayne Helmke Library
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