1. Elgar Studies in Health and the Law

    Series editor: Amandine Garde, University of Liverpool, UK

    This new and exciting series will tackle and explore important issues around Health and the Law as they become increasingly entwined in today’s world. Public interest issues sparked by the media and new spaces of information and communication engage society on a more hands-on level, which inevitably impacts many aspects of the Law and Policies that we live by. As a field of study, Health and the Law will encompass the legal and political ramifications of various health issues within national and international Law. The various and numerous aspects relating to these broad areas include healthcare law, non-communicable diseases, prevention strategies, health policies, reproductive justice, social and mental health law, bioethics, and medicinal law. Elgar Studies in Health and the Law will also be an excellent forum to discuss and debate the diverse and growing range of issues that remain unexplored. The primary mission of the series is to stimulate the development of original thinking across Health and the Law and to foster the best theoretical and empirical scholarship in the field. With valuable insights, open-minded approaches, and high quality authored and edited collections; this series will be of interest to academics and practitioners alike.

Books in this series

  1. The Regulation of E-cigarettes

    The Regulation of E-cigarettes

    Edited by Lukasz Gruszczynski
    Combining the insights of leading legal scholars and public health experts, this unique book analyses the various legal problems that are emerging at different levels of governance (international, European and national) in the context of the regulation of e-cigarettes. The expert authors assess in depth the possible application of the precautionary and harm reduction principles in this area, examine the legal constraints imposed on states by international and European rules, as well as the regulatory approaches currently in place in selected national jurisdictions. Learn More
    2019   Hardback Price: $ 150.00   Web: $ 135.00
    Availability: In Stock
  2. The Law and Policy of Healthcare Financing

    The Law and Policy of Healthcare Financing

    Edited by Wolf Sauter, Jos Boertjens, Johan van Manen, Misja Mikkers
    Examining the ways and extent to which systemic factors affect health outcomes with regard to quality, affordability and access to curative healthcare, this explorative book compares tax-funded Beveridge systems and insurance-based Bismarck systems. Containing contributions from national experts, The Law and Policy of Healthcare Financing charts and compares the merits of healthcare systems throughout 11 countries, from the UK to Colombia. Learn More
    2019   Hardback Price: $ 180.00   Web: $ 162.00
    Availability: In Stock