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Whose Health Is It, Anyway?

Sally Davies and Jonathan Pearson-Stuttard

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198863458
eISBN:
9780191895890
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198863458.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This book outlines why health, individually and collectively, is the greatest untapped opportunity for prosperity and happiness in the 21st century and introduces the concept of total health as a ... More


Viruses, Plagues, and History: Past, Present, and Future

Michael B. A. Oldstone

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780190056780
eISBN:
9780197523292
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190056780.001.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology

“Viruses, Plagues, & History” focuses on the effects of viral diseases on human history. Written by an eminent internationally respected virologist, it couples the fabric of history with major ... More


Future War and the Defence of Europe

John R. Allen, Frederick Ben Hodges, and Julian Lindley-French

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198855835
eISBN:
9780191889479
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198855835.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Set against the backdrop of the COVID-19 crisis, Future War and the Defence of Europe considers in the round how peace can be maintained on a continent that has suffered two cataclysmic conflicts ... More


Introduction

Alan Treadgold and Jonathan Reynolds

in Navigating the New Retail Landscape: A Guide for Business Leaders

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780198868767
eISBN:
9780191905230
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198868767.003.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, International Business

This chapter sets out the central premise of the book: that the retail industry worldwide is in an era of profound, disruptive and structural change. The chapter introduces the major forces of change ... More


A General Introduction

Michael B. A. Oldstone

in Viruses, Plagues, and History: Past, Present, and Future

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780190056780
eISBN:
9780197523292
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190056780.003.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology

This introductory chapter provides an overview of how viruses have caused geographic, economic, and religious changes. Smallpox alone, in the twentieth century, killed an estimated 300 million ... More


Healthcare public health in disasters and emergencies

Edmund Jessop

in Healthcare Public Health: Improving health services through population science

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198837206
eISBN:
9780191873966
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198837206.003.0016
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology, Public Health

Public health and health systems must prepare a plan for the emergencies and disasters that will inevitably occur sooner or later. Such plans are needed at global, national, and local levels. A basic ... More


Conclusion

Adrian Bonner

in Local Authorities and the Social Determinants of Health

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447356233
eISBN:
9781447356271
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447356233.003.0023
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This concluding chapter explains that in order to develop interrelationships and interdependencies across the various domains within a social determinants of health rainbow model, there needs to be a ... More


Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome, the First Pandemic of the Twenty-First Century; Middle East Respiratory Syndrome; and the 2019–2020 Outbreak of 2019-nCoV

Michael B. A. Oldstone

in Viruses, Plagues, and History: Past, Present, and Future

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780190056780
eISBN:
9780197523292
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190056780.003.0013
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology

This chapter assesses Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), which represented the first new viral pandemic of the 21st century. Beginning mysteriously in Southern China during November of 2002, ... More


Postscript: Policing the COVID-19 pandemic

Mike Hough

in Good Policing: Trust, Legitimacy and Authority

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781447355076
eISBN:
9781447355168
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447355076.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

This short postscript was written in early June 2020 after the book was largely complete, to consider the important implications that the procedural justice perspective has for the policing of ... More


Introduction

Davies and

in Whose Health Is It, Anyway?

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198863458
eISBN:
9780191895890
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198863458.003.0001
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter discusses why it is time to re-think how we value and address our health in a complex and interdependent world. As the final pages of this book were being drafted, the COVID-19 pandemic ... More


Shared values, shared health, shared prosperity

Davies and

in Whose Health Is It, Anyway?

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198863458
eISBN:
9780191895890
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198863458.003.0006
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter looks at the relationship between commerce and health, some of the choices involved, and the impacts they have on total health. Public health specialists and policymakers have only ... More


So whose health is it? Time to value total health

Davies and

in Whose Health Is It, Anyway?

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198863458
eISBN:
9780191895890
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198863458.003.0009
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter reviews some of the key issues around total health and describes a multi-pronged approach that starts from a true understanding of the value of health to individuals and to society. We ... More


Epilogue

Benjamin Hoy

in A Line of Blood and Dirt: Creating the Canada-United States Border across Indigenous Lands

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780197528693
eISBN:
9780197528723
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197528693.003.0012
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

The epilogue compares Donald Trump’s attempt to build a border wall with Mexico and an earlier attempt by Montana Congressman Joseph M. Dixon in 1903 to build a barbed wire fence along much of ... More


Movers, Stayers, and the End of Southern Politics?

Irwin L. Morris

in Movers and Stayers: The Partisan Transformation of 21st Century Southern Politics

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780190052898
eISBN:
9780190052935
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190052898.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Southern politics is changing. Movers are altering the partisan and ideological landscapes of their new homes, where population growth spurs support for Democrats and greater progressivism. Stayers ... More


The Changing Physical Landscape of Retailing

Alan Treadgold and Jonathan Reynolds

in Navigating the New Retail Landscape: A Guide for Business Leaders

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780198868767
eISBN:
9780191905230
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198868767.003.0004
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, International Business

This chapter considers the changing physical requirements that retail businesses have both today and in the future. Urbanization, technology, and regulation are identified and discussed as the major ... More


Introduction: Theorizing Media Ventriloquism

Jaimie Baron, Jennifer Fleeger, and Shannon Wong Lerner

in Media Ventriloquism: How Audiovisual Technologies Transform the Voice-Body Relationship

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
April 2021
ISBN:
9780197563625
eISBN:
9780197563663
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197563625.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

The introduction defines “media ventriloquism” and explains its value in an era wherein interactions are increasingly mediated. The political stakes of the project are high, particularly when the ... More


Networked Intimacies: Pandemic Dis/Connections Between Anxiety, Joy, and Laughter

Jenny Sundén

in Disentangling: The Geographies of Digital Disconnection

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780197571873
eISBN:
9780197571910
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197571873.003.0012
Subject:
Sociology, Science, Technology and Environment

This chapter zooms in on transformations of intimacy and relational spaces in a time of a viral, global crisis. Set against the backdrop of “social distancing” practices, the chapter opens with a ... More


Paradoxes of Disconnected Connection

Paul C. Adams, Vivie Behrens, Steven Hoelscher, Olga Lavrenova, Heath Robinson, and Yan Yuan

in Disentangling: The Geographies of Digital Disconnection

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780197571873
eISBN:
9780197571910
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197571873.003.0013
Subject:
Sociology, Science, Technology and Environment

Normal academic life is a series of gatherings. The COVID-19 outbreak in spring of 2020 disrupted these gatherings and constituted not just a health crisis but also a profound alteration of academic ... More


Unlikely disasters

Christopher Dye

in The Great Health Dilemma: Is Prevention Better than Cure?

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
July 2021
ISBN:
9780198853824
eISBN:
9780191888205
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198853824.003.0004
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Epidemiology, Public Health

If the threat of disaster—an earthquake, a pandemic, or a nuclear accident—is unlikely or uncertain in time, place, and scale, then prevention may not be seen as better than cure. A potential health ... More


Science Denial in Crisis

Sara E. Gorman and Jack M. Gorman

in Denying to the Grave: Why We Ignore the Science That Will Save Us, Revised and Updated Edition

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197547458
eISBN:
9780197547489
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197547458.003.0008
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

In 2019, a historic pandemic erupted due to a disease we would later know as COVID-19. Millions of people around the world quarantined in their homes as healthcare systems became quickly overwhelmed ... More


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