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Call # KF3775 .P83 2002
Title Public health law and ethics : a reader / edited by Lawrence O. Gostin
Imprint Berkeley : University of California Press ; New York : Milbank Memorial Fund, c2002
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Descript. xxxi, 523 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Series California/Milbank series on health and the public
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 487-507) and index
Subject Public health laws -- United States
Public health -- Moral and ethical aspects
Alt Author Gostin, Lawrence O. (Lawrence Ogalthorpe)
Milbank Memorial Fund
OCLC # 47521457
Table of Contents
 List of Illustrations 
 List of Tables 
 A Reader in Public Health Law and Ethics: The Web Site 
 Conventions Used in This Book 
 Foreword / Daniel M. Fox, Samuel L. Milbank 
 1Public Health Law, Ethics, and Human Rights: Mapping the Issues1
Pt. 1Foundations of Public Health Law and Ethics 
 2Public Health: The Population-Based Perspective23
 3Public Health Ethics: The Communitarian Tradition67
 4Human Rights and Public Health95
 5Reasoning in Public Health: Philosophy, Risk, and Cost127
Pt. 2The Law and the Public's Health 
 6Public Health Duties and Powers161
 7Public Health and the Protection of Individual Rights203
 8Public Health Regulation of Property and the Professions229
 9Tort Litigation for the Public's Health265
Pt. 3Tensions and Recurring Themes 
 10Surveillance and Public Health Research: Privacy and the "Right to Know"295
 11Health Promotion: Education, Persuasion, and Free Expression335
 12Biological Interventions to Control Infectious Disease: Immunization, Screening, and Treatment377
 13Restrictions of the Person: Civil Confinement and Criminal Punishment415
Pt. 4The Future of Public Health 
 14Vision and Challenges: Case Studies on Emerging Infections, Bioterrorism, and Public Health Genetics447
 Table of Cases509
 About the Author523