"...a unique collection of over 1,000 entries that focuses on topics in physical anthropology, archaeology, cultural anthropology, linguistics, and applied anthropology. The contributions are authored by over 250 internationally renowned experts, professors, and scholars."
Excellent introduction to bioethical issues. Includes articles on abortion, fertility control, etc., from both medical and social/ethical aspects. Vaccination issues also appear, e.g. in such articles as "Conscience, Right of"
An interdisciplinary resource that examines current, critical social issues in historical and global contexts cover a broad range of health-related topics: the environment, health, science, poverty, and more.
"This comprehensive handbook will provide an authoritative overview for students, practitioners, researchers, and policy makers working in or concerned with public health around the globe." Includes several chapters on population and reproductive health.