Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11889/745
Title: Can action on health achieve political and social reform?
Authors: Jabbour, Samer
Issue Date: 2006
Publisher: BMJ Group
Source: BMJ, Vol. 333, pp. 837–839
Abstract: Arab countries face major challenges, including foreign occupations, deficient liberties, poor governance, squandering of resources, economic regression, inequities, and illiteracy.1 Arab reformists have advocated political, economic, and social change since the late 19th century. However, despite decades of local pressure for change, reforms remain elusive. We consider how action on health can contribute to realizing these reforms using examples from Lebanon, Palestine, and Syria
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11889/745
Appears in Collections:Institute of Community and Public Health

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat
Can action on health political social reform Jabbour etc 2006.pdf98.38 kBAdobe PDFView/Open
Show full item record

Page view(s)

14
Last Week
0
Last month
3
checked on Feb 25, 2020

Download(s)

1
checked on Feb 25, 2020

Google ScholarTM

Check


Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.