Transforming global health through broadly imagined global health governance
Gostin, Lawrence O.
Health plays a fundamental rolen our lives as individual members of society. At the individual level, health is critical to a person's wellbeing and can affect his her opportunities in the world. Health is also important to public welfare because a basic level of human functioning is a necessary condition for the development and stability for the development and stability of economical, socia, and political structure within a society.