skip to content

Chen, Lincoln C.

Overview
Works: 56 works in 148 publications in 1 language and 3,681 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings  History 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: RA441, 362.1
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about Lincoln C Chen
Publications by Lincoln C Chen
Most widely held works by Lincoln C Chen
Population policies reconsidered : health, empowerment, and rights by Gita Sen( Book )
7 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 395 libraries worldwide
Simeen Mahmud and Anne M. Johnston
Disaster in Bangladesh by Lincoln C Chen( Book )
8 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 331 libraries worldwide
Humanitarian crises : the medical and public health response ( Book )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 288 libraries worldwide
"Since the late 1980s the international relief community has seen its resources and personnel stressed beyond capacity by humanitarian crises - large-scale man made catastrophes such as the conflicts in Somalia, Bosnia, Rwanda, Chechnya, Zaire, Kosovo and elsewhere. Covering topics ranging from emergency public health measures to the psychological trauma of relief workers, this volume presents both a seasoned assessment of current practice and proposals for improving operational efforts in the future. The discussion also raises important questions relating to the definition and direction of the overall humanitarian mission."--Jacket
Health and social change in international perspective ( Book )
7 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 238 libraries worldwide
Child survival : strategies for research ( Book )
8 editions published between 1984 and 2008 in English and held by 237 libraries worldwide
Diasporas and development by Diaspora Philanthropy And Equitable Development Conference( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 232 libraries worldwide
"Diasporas and Development aims to deepen the understanding of the promise and pitfalls of diaspora engagement and how it may help to bridge the distances between societies in an unequal world. Just as trade, finance, information, and technologies are moving rapidly across borders, so too have labor markets and transnational migrant communities. Migrants are sending large quantities of money back to their countries of origin in the form of philanthropy, remittances, and commercial investments. They are also sharing knowledge and skills learned or honed abroad."--BOOK JACKET
Diarrhea and malnutrition : interactions, mechanisms, and interventions ( Book )
6 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 197 libraries worldwide
Global health challenges for human security ( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 192 libraries worldwide
AIDS and women's reproductive health by Lincoln C Chen( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 177 libraries worldwide
Advancing health in developing countries : the role of social research ( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Reproductive change in India and Brazil ( Book )
7 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 153 libraries worldwide
Papers presented at various seminars held during 1995-1996
Diaspora philanthropy and equitable development in China and India ( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 144 libraries worldwide
Philanthropy for health in China ( file )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 138 libraries worldwide
Drawing on the expertise of Chinese and Western academics and practitioners, the contributors to this volume aim to advance the understanding of philanthropy for health in China in the 20th century and to identify future challenges and opportunities. Considering government, NGO leaders, domestic philanthropists, and foreign foundations, the volume examines the historical roots and distinct stages of philanthropy and charity in China, the health challenges philanthropy must address, and the role of the Chinese government, including its support for Government Organized Non-Governmental Organizat
Human insecurity in a global world ( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
"The authors in this volume explore a series of human insecurities that are created or exacerbated by new patterns of global interactions. The problems examined include migration, natural disasters, contagious diseases, and environmental change. All of the authors address the policy frameworks, national and international, that shape possible responses to the fresh threats to human security. Many of the challenges described here are already high on the agenda of the international community. By adding a human security dimension to their analysis, these authors provide new insight into attempts to reduce our vulnerability to global changes."--Jacket
Women's health in India : risk an vulnerability ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Old age appears to be the least vulnerable period in a woman's life, which has much to do with the fact that her status within the household rises substantially with age. The final section provides a disaggregated view of the situation of older women, bringing out the circumstances which can increase vulnerability, and analyses their sources. Moving to a more activist perspective, the last paper of the volume outlines a set of concerns and goals for policy-makers, stressing the need for wide-ranging policy imperatives
Health, poverty, and development in India ( Book )
4 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Contributed articles presented at a workshop held in Jan. 1992
Health implications of economic policies : a framework of analysis by Sudhir Anand( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in Undetermined and English and held by 88 libraries worldwide
Child survival : strategies for research : based on papers for a workshop ... ( Book )
3 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 52 libraries worldwide
Diarrhea and Malnutrition Interactions, Mechanisms, and Interventions by Lincoln C Chen( file )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Women's health in India : risk and vulnerability by Health and development in India (Seminar)( Book )
4 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Alternative Names
Chen, Lincoln.
Chen, Lincoln 1942-
Languages
English (99)
Covers
Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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