[xxx], 564 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
9780520261921 paperback alkaline paper 0520261925 paperback alkaline paper
California/Milbank books on health and the public ; 4.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 521-543) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction : Mapping the issues The public's health Public health ethics Public health duties and powers Public health and the protection of individual rights Public health governance : direct regulation for the public's health and safety Tort law and the public's health : indirect regulation Global health law : health in a global community Surveillance and public health research : privacy and the "right to know" Health, communication, and behavior Medical countermeasures for epidemic disease : bodily integrity Public health strategies for epidemic disease : association, travel, and liberty Economic liberty and the pursuit of public health Concluding reflections on the field : case studies on biosecurity, genomics, and obesity.
KF3775 .P83 2010
Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press ; New York, N.Y. : Milbank Memorial Fund,