Migration and Health

Boyle, P and Norman, P orcid.org/0000-0002-6211-1625 (2009) Migration and Health. In: Brown, T, McLafferty, S and Moon, G, (eds.) A Companion to Health and Medical Geography. Blackwell Companions to Geography . Wiley , Chichester, UK , pp. 346-374. ISBN 978-1-405-17003-1

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Keywords: migration and health; migration and its role in health studies; governments struggling ‐ to balance costs and benefits of mobilities; social, economic, and political consequences of such mobility ‐ difficult to quantify; spread of disease ‐ migrants playing a major role in our understanding of health; migration, disease, and public health; scapegoating of immigrant groups; European Academies Science Advisory Council (EASAC 2007); health‐selective migration and understanding population health; “Salmon bias” and paradox of Hispanic mortality in United States
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  • Published: 4 December 2009
  • Published (online): 11 November 2009
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Environment (Leeds) > School of Geography (Leeds) > Centre for Spatial Analysis & Policy (Leeds)
Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 01 Nov 2019 10:38
Last Modified: 01 Nov 2019 10:38
Status: Published
Publisher: Wiley
Series Name: Blackwell Companions to Geography
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1002/9781444314762.ch19

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