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Health policy : an introduction to process and power

Author: Gill Walt
Publisher: Johannesburg Witwatersrand Univ. Press 1996
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd imprView all editions and formats

Providing an introduction to the way health policies are made and who influences them, this book combines a comparative analytical framework for understanding health policy with a wide range of  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gill Walt
ISBN: 185649263X 9781856492638 1856492648 9781856492645 1868142736 9781868142736
OCLC Number: 258400075
Description: xiv, 226 Seiten
Contents: 1. Introduction2. How Does Politics Affect Participartion in Health Policy?3. Power and the Policy Process4. Setting the Policy Agenda: Who Influences What?5. The Government Policy Arena: The Heart of Policy-Making6. Can Interest Groups Influence Government Policy?7. The International Arena: Who is Driving Policy?8. Implementation: Do Those Who Implement Decide?9. Evaluation and Research: Feeding Into Policy?10. Power and Process in Shaping Change
Responsibility: Gill Walt


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'Gill Walt approaches health policy from the perspective of actors and processes. This makes her book extremely useful to health policy makers, administrators, health workers and academics. She Read more...

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