The many meanings of health security

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This chapter identifies four different ways in which health security has been described, arguing that its meaning is essentially contested and that the different meanings are for different purposes rather than an example of conceptual vagueness.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationRoutledge Handbook of Global Health security
EditorsSimon Rushton, Jeremy Youde
PublisherTaylor & Francis
Number of pages11
ISBN (Print)978-0-415-64547-8
Publication statusPublished - 01 Sept 2014


  • global health security


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