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Crisis preparedness : Asia and the global governance of epidemics / edited by Stella R. Quah.

Publication:
Stanford, CA : Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center ; Baltimore, MD : Brookings Institution [distributor], 2007.
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Book
ix, 165 p. : ill.
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Other Title:
Asia and the global governance of epidemics
Subjects:
Epidemics -- Asia -- Prevention.
Epidemics -- Prevention -- International cooperation.
Public health administration -- Asia.
Communicable diseases -- Transmission -- Research.
Medical subjects:
Communicable Disease Control -- methods -- Asia.
Disease Outbreaks -- prevention & control -- Asia.
Communicable Diseases -- transmission -- Asia.
International Cooperation -- Asia.
Public Health Administration -- Asia.
Contents:
Preface / Stella R. Quah
Governance of epidemics : is there a reason for concern? / Stella R. Quah
The global governance of epidemics : possibilities and limitations / Jim Whitman
Responding to epidemic disease threats in Burma and lessons for China : why good governance matters / Chris Beyrer
Global and local strategies against HIV/AIDS in South and Southeast Asia : the cases of India and Thailand / Graham Scambler
Taming the tiger : the success and failure of HIV/AIDS politics in Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, and China / Kari Hartwig
On trust and health consensus building in the governance of epidemics / Stella R. Quah
Global public health research preparedness against emerging and reemerging infectious diseases / Gabriel M. Leung.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
Contributor:
Quah, Stella R.
Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center.
ISBN:
9781931368094
1931368090
OCLC:
148853912
Publisher Number:
99938598957