- Books Recently Received
Following is a list of books that have recently become available for review. We welcome readers with suitable expertise to serve as reviewers. If one of these titles interests you, please e-mail JournalBooks@mmc.edu, telling us you would like to review it and briefly explaining your interest. If you know of a book that would be suitable for review in JHCPU that we have not listed on this page (or in past issues), please let us know that as well. Thank you in advance for your help. We welcome review copies from publishers of books in the area of health and health care for underserved populations, especially in North America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Publishers are asked to send two review copies.
Beyrer C, Pizer HE, eds. Public Health & Human Rights: Evidence-Based Approaches. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2007.
Farber Post L, Blustein J, Neveloff Dubler N. Handbook for Health Care Ethics Committees. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2007.
Geyman J. The Corrosion of Medicine: Can the Profession Reclaim Its Moral Legacy. Monroe, ME: Common Courage Press, 2008.
Greene JA. Prescribing by Numbers: Drugs and the Definitions of Disease. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2007.
Pruchno RA, Smyer MA, eds. Challenges of an Aging Society: Ethical Dilemmas, Political Issues. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2007.
Robinson WC, Ross JA, eds. The Global Family Planning Revolution: Three Decades of Population Policies and Programs. Washington, DC: World Bank Publications, 2007.
Terman SA, Miller RB, Evans MS. The Best Way to Say Goodbye: a Legal Peaceful Choice at the End of Life. Carlsbad, CA: Life Transitions Publications, 2007.
Wachter RM. Understanding Patient Safety. New York: McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc., 2008.