Social Inequality before and after the Black Report
Author: Virginia Berridge
Category: Political Science
The 1980 Black Report by Sir Douglas Black has kept health inequalities at the forefront of the public health agenda. This volume explores the history and development of studies and concern over health inequalities especially in relation to the 1980 report.
A Chronology of Armed Conflict in the Western Hemisphere, 1492 to the Present
Author: David Marley
A comprehensive account of every major war and battle fought in the Americas, this revised edition of the award-winning Wars of the Americas offers up-to-date scholarship on the conflicts that have shaped a hemisphere. * Thousands of dated entries in two complete volumes, covering major battles and engagements of every war in the Western Hemisphere over the last 500 years * More than 200 sidebars offering insights on famous commanders and such important topics as weapons development, epidemics, and more * More than 90 maps detailing the course of specific battles, invasions, and assaults * 271 illustrations--a spectacular collection including many depicting little-known campaigns, soldiers' living conditions, everyday citizens and combatants caught up in conflict, and more * Two bibliographies (one for each volume), organized by chapter and in some cases subchapters to allow for very targeted resources easily available for readers