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The Third Way and the case of the Private Finance Initiative
Eric Shaw

to make savings by off-loading responsibilities to other agencies. The effect has been to displace costs on to the local health economy, reducing the amount left to finance other aspects of healthcare such as mental health, community services and primary care – despite the fact that current Government policy is to encourage the integration of all aspects of health. 41 As Boyle and

in The Third Way and beyond
M. Anne Brown

some polite disbelief as to the gravity of ill-health as properly an issue of rights, despite the international focus on Indigenous rights, despite declared rights to ‘the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health’ referred to in the UN Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, and despite many states’ legal or political commitments to their citizens’ health entitlements. Or, worse, the matter can appear simply uninteresting. In contrast to the internationally broadcast acts of violence in Tiananmen or the relentless war of attrition in East

in Human rights and the borders of suffering