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Global Politics of Health Reform in Africa

Performance, Participation, and Policy

Authors: Barnes, Amy, Brown, G., Harman, S.

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Drawing on qualitative research with African actors and global health institutions, the authors explore the politics of how performance funding modalities and participation are used to shape health reform in African countries as well as the role of African actors, global policy elites and international donors within these processes.

About the authors

Amy Barnes is Lecturer in International Health Policy and Management in the School of Health and Related Research, University of Sheffield, UK. Her teaching and research work is at the disciplinary interface between public health, public policy, management, development studies and politics.
 
Garrett Wallace Brown is Reader in Global Ethics and Global Health Policy in the Department of Politics, University of Sheffield, UK. His research areas include political theory, international relations, international law and global health.
 
Sophie Harman is Reader in International Politics in the School of Politics and International Relations, Queen Mary University of London, UK, where she teaches and conducts research into the political economy of global health governance.

Table of contents (5 chapters)

  • Introduction: Global Politics of Health Reform in Africa

    Barnes, Amy (et al.)

    Pages 1-18

  • The Performance-Based Funding (PBF) Debate

    Barnes, Amy (et al.)

    Pages 19-28

  • The Politics of Performance-Based Funding (PBF)

    Barnes, Amy (et al.)

    Pages 29-63

  • The Politics of Participation in Health Reform

    Barnes, Amy (et al.)

    Pages 64-85

  • Conclusion

    Barnes, Amy (et al.)

    Pages 86-98

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eBook $54.99
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Hardcover $70.00
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Softcover $67.50
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Global Politics of Health Reform in Africa
Book Subtitle
Performance, Participation, and Policy
Authors
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-50015-1
DOI
10.1057/9781137500151
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-50014-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-50544-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 113
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