Global health

Global health: Global health refers to the transnational impacts of globalization upon health determinants and health problems which are the beyond the control of individual nations. Reference: Modified definition (Lee, 2003) Issues on the global health agenda include the inequities caused by patterns of international trade and investment, the effects of global climate change, the… Read More


Globalization: A concept which admits of many different meanings but whose dominant meaning is globalization of capitalism. See Capitalism. The process whereby formerly local and national societies are drawn into more extensive and intensive connections with each other. Source: ‘What is Good? What is Bad? The Value of All Values across Time, Place and Theories’ by John… Read More