skip to content
The body economic : why austerity kills : recessions, budget battles, and the politics of life and death Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The body economic : why austerity kills : recessions, budget battles, and the politics of life and death

Author: David Stuckler; Sanjay Basu
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, a member of the Perseus Books Group, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Two public health researchers prove that the recent economic crises around the world have had calamitous effects on people's health, citing increases in suicide rates, HIV transmissions, and heart disease during times of bad fiscal policy.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Stuckler; Sanjay Basu
ISBN: 0465063985 9780465063987
OCLC Number: 811206556
Description: xxi, 216 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Part I. History. Tempering the Great Depression ; The post-communist mortality crisis ; From miracle to mirage --
Part II. The great recession. God bless Iceland ; Greek tragedy --
Part III. Resilience. To care or not to care ; Returning to work ; A plague on all your houses --
Conclusion: Healing the body economic.
Responsibility: David Stuckler, Sanjay Basu.
More information:

Abstract:

Two public health researchers prove that the recent economic crises around the world have had calamitous effects on people's health, citing increases in suicide rates, HIV transmissions, and heart disease during times of bad fiscal policy.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(5)

User lists with this item (4)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/811206556>
library:oclcnum"811206556"
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/811206556>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:contributor
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2013"
schema:description"Two public health researchers prove that the recent economic crises around the world have had calamitous effects on people's health, citing increases in suicide rates, HIV transmissions, and heart disease during times of bad fiscal policy."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1784633935>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"The body economic : why austerity kills : recessions, budget battles, and the politics of life and death"@en
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.