Philosophical and Methodological Debates in Public Health

  • Jordi Vallverdú
  • Angel Puyol
  • Anna Estany
Conference proceedings

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. F. Borrell-Carrió, E. Peguero-Rodríguez, V. Morales-Hidalgo, J. Castellote-Alonso, A. Estany
    Pages 59-72
  3. David Casacuberta, Simone Tassani
    Pages 73-83
  4. Joan Benach, Juan Manuel Pericàs, Eliana Martínez-Herrera, Mireia Bolíbar
    Pages 163-179
  5. Ildefonso Hernández-Aguado, Elisa Chilet-Rosell, María Pastor-Valero
    Pages 181-194
  6. Miguel Ángel Royo-Bordonada, Fernando García-López
    Pages 195-214

About these proceedings


This interdisciplinary volume gathers selected, refereed contributions on various aspects of public health from several disciplines and research fields, including the philosophy of science, epidemiology, statistics and ethics. The contributions were originally presented at the 1st Barcelona conference of “Philosophy of Public Health” (5th – 7th May 2016). This book is intended for researchers interested in public health and the contemporary debates surrounding it.



epidemiological big data statistics e-epidemiology global health bioethics epistemology epistemic injustice recognition intergenerational trauma Social Determinants of Health Health quality Human right to health

Editors and affiliations

  • Jordi Vallverdú
    • 1
  • Angel Puyol
    • 2
  • Anna Estany
    • 3
  1. 1.Faculty of Arts and HumanitiesUniversitat Autònoma de BarcelonaBarcelonaSpain
  2. 2.Faculty of Arts and HumanitiesUniversitat Autònoma de BarcelonaBarcelonaSpain
  3. 3.Faculty of Arts and HumanitiesUniversitat Autònoma de BarcelonaBarcelonaSpain

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