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The securitization of health in the Trump era

Youde, Jeremy

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Though global health has attained a prominent position on the global political agenda over the course of a generation, the inauguration of the Trump Administration in the United States threatens to challenge this international consensus. He has evinced scepticism about the value of multilateralism, called for significant cuts to foreign aid, and expressed fear that foreigners would bring disease to the United States. In the face of these challenges and the need to at least maintain current...[Show more]

dc.contributor.authorYoude, Jeremy
dc.date.accessioned2020-12-20T20:58:42Z
dc.date.available2020-12-20T20:58:42Z
dc.identifier.issn1035-7718
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/218685
dc.description.abstractThough global health has attained a prominent position on the global political agenda over the course of a generation, the inauguration of the Trump Administration in the United States threatens to challenge this international consensus. He has evinced scepticism about the value of multilateralism, called for significant cuts to foreign aid, and expressed fear that foreigners would bring disease to the United States. In the face of these challenges and the need to at least maintain current levels of international commitment to global health to prevent reverses in health gains, I argue that the securitisation of health may offer a pragmatic strategy for keeping the United States engaged on global health issues.
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdf
dc.language.isoen_AU
dc.publisherRoutledge, Taylor & Francis Group
dc.sourceAustralian Journal of International Affairs
dc.titleThe securitization of health in the Trump era
dc.typeJournal article
local.description.notesImported from ARIES
local.identifier.citationvolume72
dc.date.issued2018
local.identifier.absfor160607 - International Relations
local.identifier.ariespublicationu1013150xPUB3
local.type.statusPublished Version
local.contributor.affiliationYoude, Jeremy, College of Asia and the Pacific, ANU
local.bibliographicCitation.issue6
local.bibliographicCitation.startpage535
local.bibliographicCitation.lastpage550
local.identifier.doi10.1080/10357718.2018.1534936
local.identifier.absseo940399 - International Relations not elsewhere classified
dc.date.updated2020-11-23T11:58:52Z
local.identifier.scopusID2-s2.0-85055547328
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