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Health of NewcomersImmigration, Health Policy, and the Case for Global Solidarity

Health of Newcomers: Immigration, Health Policy, and the Case for Global Solidarity

Patricia Illingworth and Wendy E. Parmet

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780814789216
eISBN:
9780814760826
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814789216.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

Immigration and health are two of the most contentious issues facing policy makers today. Policies that relate to both issues—to the health of newcomers—often reflect misimpressions about immigrants, ... More

Up Against a WallRape Reform and the Failure of Success

Up Against a Wall: Rape Reform and the Failure of Success

Rose Corrigan

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814707937
eISBN:
9780814725214
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814707937.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

Rape law reform has long been hailed as one of the most successful projects of second-wave feminism. Yet forty years after the anti-rape movement emerged, legal and medical institutions continue to ... More

Vaccine CourtThe Law and Politics of Injury

Vaccine Court: The Law and Politics of Injury

Anna Kirkland

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781479876938
eISBN:
9781479844272
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479876938.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

In Vaccine Court, Anna Kirkland tells the story of how a special no-fault compensation court in the United States handles very controversial claims that a vaccine has harmed someone. Vaccines are an ... More

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