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Abbasi, Kamran, and Richard Feachem. “The World Bank and World Health: Interview with Richard Feachem.” BMJ, no. 7192 (1999): 1206–1208.

Altman, Dennis. “Globalization, Political Economy, and HIV/AIDS.” Theory and Society 28, no. 4 (1999): 559–584.

Amrith, Sunil, and Patricia Clavin. “Feeding the World: Connecting Europe and Asia, 1930–1945.” Past & Present 218, no. suppl_8 (April 2013): 29–50.

Amrith, Sunil S. Decolonizing International Health India and Southeast Asia, 1930–65. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.

Anaemene, Benjamin Uchenna. “The Dilemma of Bureaucratic Rationalisation: The Role of the World Health Organisation during the Nigerian Civil War and Its Aftermath, 1967 - 1975.” Lagos Historical Review 16, no. 1 (January 2016): 93–106.

Baylac-Paouly, Baptiste. “Vaccine Development as a ‘Doable Problem’: The Case of the Meningococcal A Vaccines 1962–1969.” Studies in History & Philosophy of Biological & Biomedical Sciences 74 (April 2019): 7–14.

Beigbeder, Yves. The World Health Organization: Achievements and Failures. London: Routledge, 2017.

Berkov, Robert. The World Health Organization: A Study in Decentralized International Administration. Genève: Droz, 1957.

Bhattacharya, S. “The World Health Organization and Global Smallpox Eradication.” Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health 62, no. 10 (October 1, 2008): 909–912.

Bhattacharya, Sanjoy. “Struggling to a Monumental Triumph: Re-Assessing the Final Phases of the Smallpox Eradication Program in India, 1960-1980.” História, Ciências, Saúde-Manguinhos 14, no. 4 (October 2007): 1113–1129.

Bhattacharya, Sanjoy. “The World Health Organization’s Monkeypox Surveillance Programme, 1980-86.” Edited by Sanjoy Bhattacharya. Wellcome History, 2011, 1–24.

Bhattacharya, Sanjoy, and Rajib Dasgupta. “A TALE OF TWO GLOBAL HEALTH PROGRAMS Smallpox Eradication’s Lessons for the Antipolio Campaign in India.” American Journal of Public Health 99, no. 7 (July 2009): 1176–1184.

Bhattacharya, Sanjoy, and Rajib Dasgupta. “Smallpox and Polio Eradication in India: Comparative Histories and Lessons for Contemporary Policy.” Ciência & Saúde Coletiva 16, no. 2 (February 2011): 433–444.

Birn, Anne-Emanuelle. “Backstage: The Relationship between the Rockefeller Foundation and the World Health Organization, Part I: 1940s–1960s.” Public Health, Special Issue: WHO Past, Present and Future, 128, no. 2 (February 2014): 129–140.

Borowy, Iris. Coming to Terms with World Health: The League of Nations Health Organisation 1921-1946. Peter Lang, 2009.

Borowy, Iris. “Global Health and Development: Conceptualizing Health between Economic Growth and Environmental Sustainability.” Journal of the History of Medicine & Allied Sciences 68, no. 3 (July 2013): 451–485.

Borowy, Iris. “Shifting Between Biomedical and Social Medicine: International Health Organizations in the 20th Century.” History Compass 12, no. 6 (June 2014): 517–530.

Brimnes, Niels. “Vikings against Tuberculosis: The International Tuberculosis Campaign in India, 1948-1951.” Bulletin of the History of Medicine 81, no. 2 (Summer 2007): 407–430.

Brown, Theodore M., Marcos Cueto, and Elizabeth Fee. “The World Health Organization and the Transition from ‘International’ to ‘Global’ Public Health.” American Journal of Public Health 96, no. 1 (January 2006): 62–72.

Bu Liping. “Anti-Malaria Campaigns and the Socialist Reconstruction of China, 1950-80.” East Asian History, no. 39 (December 2014): 117–130.

Burci, Gian Luca, and Claude-Henri Vignes. World Health Organization. The Hague; New York: Kluwer Law International, 2004.

Chadarevian, Soraya de. “Human Population Studies and the World Health Organization.” Dynamis 35, no. 2 (July 2015): 359–388.

Chorev, Nitsan. The World Health Organization between North and South. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2012.

Cueto, Marcos. “International Health, the Early Cold War and Latin America.” Canadian Bulletin of Medical History 25, no. 1 (June 2008): 17–41.

Cueto, Marcos, Theodore M Brown, and Elizabeth Fee. The World Health Organization: A History. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2019.

Davies, Sara E. “The International Politics of Disease Reporting: Towards Post-Westphalianism?” International Politics 49, no. 5 (September 2012): 591–613.

Chadarevian, Soraya de. “Human Population Studies and the World Health Organization.” Dynamis 35, no. 2 (July 2015): 359–388.

Farley, John. Brock Chisholm, the World Health Organization, and the Cold War. Vancouver: UBC Press, 2008.

Galiana-Sânchez, María Eugenia. “The Role of International Organisations in the Development of Public Health Nursing, 1933-1974.” Gesnerus 74, no. 2 (December 2017): 188–204.

Gillespie, James A. “International Organizations and the Problem of Child Health, 1945-1960.” Dynamis 23 (January 2003): 115–142.

Gorsky, Martin, and Christopher Sirrs. “From «Planning» to «Systems Analysis»: Health Services Strengthening at the World Health Organisation, 1952-1975.” Dynamis 39, no. 1 (January 2019): 205–233.

Gorsky, Martin, and Christopher Sirrs. “World Health by Place: The Politics of International Health System Metrics, 1924–c. 2010.” Journal of Global History 12, no. 3 (November 2017): 361–385.

Gradmann, Christoph. “Sensitive Matters: The World Health Organisation and Antibiotic Resistance Testing, 1945–1975.” Social History of Medicine 26, no. 3 (August 2013): 555–574.

Healey, Madelaine. “‘Seeds That May Have Been Planted May Take Root’: International Aid Nurses and Projects of Professionalism in Postindependence India, 1947-65.” Nursing History Review 16 (January 2008): 58–90.

Hogan, Andrew J. “Moving Away from the ‘Medical Model’: The Development and Revision of the World Health Organization’s Classification of Disability.” Bulletin of the History of Medicine 93, no. 2 (Summer 2019): 241–269.

Hopkins, Jack W. “The Eradication of Smallpox: Organizational Learning and Innovation in International Health Administration.” Journal of Developing Areas 22, no. 3 (Spring 1988): 321–332.

I-Chun Hsiao, and Jerry I-H Hsiao. “Constraints on and Options for Taiwan’s Meaningful Participation in the Specialized Agencies of the United Nations.” Issues & Studies 47, no. 4 (December 2011): 63–99.

Jaw-Ling Chang, Joanne. “Taiwan’s Participation in the World Health Organization and the Role of the United States, 1997-2009.” EurAmerica 40, no. 2 (June 2010): 431–517.

Kerrigan, Philip, Magali Romero Sá, Samantha Peel, Alex Wade, Sanjoy Bhattacharya, Raghav Kishore, and University of York. Mental Health: Pasts, Current Trends and Futures. York: Orient Blackswan, 2017.

Kozma, Liat. “Between Colonial, National, and International Medicine: The Case of Bejel.” Bulletin of the History of Medicine 91, no. 4 (Winter 2017): 744–771.

Kreuder-Sonnen, Christian. “China vs the WHO: A Behavioural Norm Conflict in the SARS Crisis.” International Affairs 95, no. 3 (May 2019): 535–552.

Lee, Kelley. Historical Dictionary of the World Health Organization. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 1998.

Lee, Kelley. The World Health Organization (WHO). London: Routledge, 2008.

Lee, Kelley, Sue Collinson, Gill Walt, and Lucy Gilson. “Who Should Be Doing What in International Health: A Confusion of Mandates in the United Nations?” BMJ 312, no. 7026 (February 1996): 302–307.

Manela, Erez. “A Pox on Your Narrative: Writing Disease Control into Cold War History.” Diplomatic History 34, no. 2 (April 1, 2010): 299–323.

Medcalf, Alexander. “Between Art and Information: Communicating World Health, 1948-70.” Journal of Global History 13, no. 1 (March 2018): 94–120.

Medcalf, Alexander, Henrice Altink, Monica Saavedra, and Sanjoy Bhattacharya. Tuberculosis: A Short History. Hyderabad: Orient Blackswan, 2013.

Medcalf, Alexander, Sanjoy Bhattacharya, Hooman Momen, Monica Saavedra, and Margaret Jones, eds. Health For All: The Journey of Universal Health Coverage. Hyderabad: Orient Blackswan, 2015.

Medcalf, Alexander, and Sanjoy Bhattacharya. Tropical diseases, Lessons from History. Hyderabad: Orient Blackswan, 2014.

Medcalf, Alexander, Monica Saavedra, Magali Romero Sá, and Sanjoy Bhattacharya. Leprosy: A Short History. Hyderabad: Orient Blackswan, 2016.

Muyia, Harrison Bwire. “The World Health Organization: The Influence of Third World Voting Power on the WHO Aid Allocation Process.” PhD diss., University of Michigan, 1986.

Oudshoorn, Nelly. “From Population Control Politics to Chemicals: The WHO as an Intermediary Organization in Contraceptive Development.” Social Studies of Science 27, no. 1 (February 1997): 41–72.

Packard, Randall M. A History of Global Health: Interventions into the Lives of Other Peoples. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016.

Pearson, Jessica Lynne. The Colonial Politics of Global Health: France and the United Nations in Postwar Africa. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2018.

Poku, Nana K. “HIV/AIDS, State Fragility, and United Nations Security Council Resolution 1308: A View from Africa.” International Peacekeeping 20, no. 4 (August 2013): 521–535.

Prinz, Claudia. “Between ‘Local Knowledge’ and ‘Global Reach’: Diarrhoeal Diseases Control and the International Health Agenda.” Comparativ: Leipziger Beiträge zur Universalgeschichte und vergleichenden Gesellschaftsforschung 23, no. 4/5 (August 2013): 93–117.

Reinhardt, Bob H. The End of a Global Pox: America and the Eradication of Smallpox in the Cold War Era. The University of North Carolina Press, 2015.
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Reinhardt, Bob H. “Smallpox Denaturalized, Demonized, and Eradicable.” Environmental History 20, no. 4 (October 2015): 700–709.

Siddiqi, Javed. World Health and World Politics: The World Health Organization and the UN System. London: Hurst, 1995.

Staples, Amy L. S. The Birth of Development: How the World Bank, Food and Agriculture Organization, and World Health Organization Have Changed the World, 1945-1965. Kent, Ohio: Kent State University Press, 2006.

Sturdy, Steve, Richard Freeman, and Jennifer Smith-Merry. “Making Knowledge for International Policy: WHO Europe and Mental Health Policy, 1970–2008.” Social History of Medicine 26, no. 3 (August 2013): 532–554.

Sze, Szeming. The Origins of the World Health Organization: A Personal Memoir, 1945-1948. Boca Raton, FL: L.I.S.Z. Publications, 1982.

Tworek, Heidi J. S. “Communicable Disease: Information, Health, and Globalization in the Interwar Period.” The American Historical Review 124, no. 3 (June 1, 2019): 813–42.

Weisz, George, and Etienne Vignola-Gagné. “The World Health Organization and the Globalization of Chronic Noncommunicable Disease.” Population & Development Review 41, no. 3 (September 2015): 507–532.

World Health Organization. Research and the World Health Organization: A History of the Advisory Committee on Health Research, 1959-1999. Geneva: World Health Organization, 2010.

World Health Organization. The First Ten Years of the World Health Organization. Geneva: World Health Organization, 1958.

World Health Organization. The Fourth Ten Years of the World Health Organization: 1978-1987. Geneva: World Health Organization, 2011.

World Health Organization. The Second Ten Years of the World Health Organization, 1958-1967. Geneva: World Health Organization, 1968.

World Health Organization. The Third Ten Years of the World Health Organization: 1968-1977. Geneva: World Health Organization, 2008.

Wu, Harry Yi-Jui. “World Citizenship and the Emergence of the Social Psychiatry Project of the World Health Organization, 1948–c.1965.” History of Psychiatry 26, no. 2 (June 2015): 166–181.

Youde, Jeremy. “Mediating Risk through the International Health Regulations and Bio-Political Surveillance.” Political Studies 59, no. 4 (December 2011): 813–830.

 

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