Global Health Law [electronic resource]

  • Gostin, Lawrence O.
  • Harvard University Press
  • 2014
Global Health Law [electronic resource]


Despite global progress, staggering health inequalities between rich and poor raise basic questions of social justice. Defining the field of global health law, Lawrence Gostin drives home the need for effective governance and offers a blueprint for reform, based on the principle that the opportunity to live a healthy life is a basic human right.